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Audio-Technia P84 cardiod condenser mic very quiet through AudioBox iOne to my laptop, onboard mic is 5 times louder

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asked Apr 26, 2021 in Studio One 5 by marioanders (130 points)
Audio-Technia P84 cardiod condenser very quiet when connected through AudioBox iOne
how do i increase the volume on the microphone, using the laptop microphone  is my louder, but i want to use the big microphone on a stand.
tried all the dials and none see, to help

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answered May 2, 2021 by tothrec (31,680 points)
Did you turn on phantom power? Condenser microphones need to be powered (with a battery or from the pre amp).