There are many kinds of microphones. According to the appearance, we mainly have handhelds, clips, gooseneck, interfaces, etc.:
The handheld microphone is mainly used for program hosting and karaoke singing. This type of microphone is generally made of metal materials, equipped with high-strength non-slip metal mesh cover, can effectively protect the microphone will not be damaged, the handheld microphone can effectively enhance the main audio source, suppresses background noise, and also eliminates airflow noise during singing.
The clips are generally used for lectures or singing. The clips are wireless and do not have to be hand-held. They are ideal for teachers or singers who need to dance. When interviewed by experts in common TV programs, guests usually do not like this type of microphone. Small and unobtrusive.
Gooseneck microphones are mainly used for conferences or lectures. The microphones are accurate, clear and sensitive, so you don't need to hold your mouth to catch the sound.