Video equipment can be a seemingly never ending research project if you don’t know where to look, what brands are best and where the best places to find the right equipment to fit your needs reside.

In this guide, we walk through all the equipment you need to make your Live Videos look more professional to better help separate your brand from the competition.

With each piece of equipment, we will show you a budget friendly version as well as a higher end version, depending on your budget and overall goals for your Live Videos.

We will provide stats, specs and information on the equipment for both the budget friendly and the higher end pieces.

Let’s get started making better Live Videos!


Arkon Mount Flexible Leg Tripod

This flexible 11” Phone Tripod Mount is the ideal accessory for streaming live video from your phone. The tripod mount is also compatible with small and medium sized digital cameras with the standard 1/4”-20 camera pattern.


BOYA BY-M1 Lav Mic

This is an Omni directional lavalier microphone, designed for Smartphones, DSLR, Camcorders, Audio recorders PC etc., it is perfect for video use. With Omni pickup pattern, for full 360° coverage, it absolutely gives you the possibility to capture anything in your sight. Moreover, the integrated 6-meter (20”) cable with 3. 5mm 4-pole gold plug is just a second thing to be connected to your smartphones and most of your cameras.


Arkon Mount LED Ring Light

Using as many as 38 LED lights, this clip-on ring is ideal for nighttime or for places with low lighting to shoot your live streams. Compatible with all smartphones, this light is easy to use — just clip it on to your phone or tablet and you are good to go.