Podcasting Microphone

How Much Does a Dynamic Microphone Cost?

I’ve worked over the years with many mics from different price ranges, and I’ve experienced some great ones and some bad ones. I will tell you exactly how does a good dynamic mic costs. Dynamic microphone cost is in the range of $20 to $1000. A good dynamic mic costs between $200-$500 (e.g. SM7B). Mics below $200 sound good if made with precision by a recognized manufacturer (e.g. Shure, Rode). …

Audio Interface Tips

Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 Setup Guide for Flawless Audio Quality

Getting your hands on your first audio interface can be intimidating. But it is actually a very easy process, and the Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 setup can be seamlessly completed in just a few minutes. Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 setup requires you to install the Focusrite Control drivers and register the device. Connect it using provided USB C cable (use adapter for e.g. thunderbolt ports), and pick the interface as input device. …

Audio Interface Tips

How to Make My Audio Interface Louder? (Fix Gain Issues)

Struggling to set the gain correctly can be very frustrating. However, the solutions to make your audio interface louder are very straightforward. You can fix gain issues in just a few minutes. To make your audio interface louder make sure all cables are plugged in tight and your computer sees your audio interface as an input device. Turn the gain volume knobs up. or search for any hardware issues. In …

Podcasting Microphone

What is the Average Cost of a Mic? Read & Don’t Overpay!

One of the cheapest mics in the world, Cylewet Electret mic, costs c.a. $0.7, while the most expensive mic, Brauner VM1S retails for around $10,799.00. So the average cost of a mic is a complex issue. The majority of microphones cost between $5 to $5,000. The average cost of a good quality mic is between $100-$500. This price range holds mics for various purposes. Mics above $500 are suitable only in …

Podcasting Microphone

What is the Best Microphone for Podcasting in 2022? Review of TOP mics

The best microphone for podcasting in 2021 in each tech category is: Shure SM7B – best dynamic microphone (overall winner) Rode NT1-A – best condenser microphone (very detailed) Shure MV7 – best USB microphone (super easy to use) Overall, the best microphone for podcasting is the dynamic mic, Shure SM7B. It comes with a great: Quality – dynamic, balanced, warm, top-quality audio Capabilities – flexibility, durability, quiet, shielding, design Future …

Best Gifts for Podcasters

Best Gifts For Podcasters – New 2022 Gift Guide

There are many great gifts for podcasters you can buy this season, whether they are beginners or pros. The list of relevant gifts is long. I’ll just give you my top picks, many of which I use daily. In general, the best gifts for podcasters will improve the gear setup a podcaster already has. Functional devices that will work well for many years start at $100 and are used by …

Best podcasting gear

Best Microphone Boom Arms 2022 – Guide for All Budgets

A mic stand is an essential accessory you need for comfortable work and recording. After years of working with different stands, I can definitely say that microphone boom arms are the best for this. Best microphone boom arms are built from premium, lightweight materials, and are internally dampened for silent operations. They rotate at a 360-degree angle and allow for easy positioning of even heavy microphones. A good mic boom …

Best podcasting gear

Best Podcast Equipment in 2022 (For Beginners & Pros)

As I have spent over $13k on different podcasting equipment and used it for a long time, I have clear favorite devices that will help anyone looking for the best podcast equipment at any price point. Investment in the correct audio equipment is extremely important for podcasting. Your audio setup needs to be correctly selected to ensure: Best possible capabilities to capture great audio and minimize time spent on editing …

Best headphones for podcasting

Best Podcast Headphones [TOP 5] – Recommendations 2022

Good headphones are essential for recording and editing podcasts. When recording you want to monitor sound quality and avoid sound leakage back to the microphone. Using headphones will help to improve podcast audio quality and edit them to sound professional. What are the best headphones you should buy when starting podcasting? – Summary In summary for all starting podcasters (and even professional) we recommend Sennheiser HD280 Pro, the dynamic closed-back …