Generally, microphones on computers and other devices work well if you are very close to them – like within two feet of the device. Once you get beyond that, the quality of the sound goes down fast.
This Powerup video provides you with some simple tips on how to record better audio with your devices using a few techniques including:
- USB Microphone
- Lavalier or lapel microphones
- Holding the device closer to the person talking to just capture audio