Best Podcast Equipment Setup for Beginners

Hey guys! Anthony Tran here from Marketing Access Pass. I’ve teamed up with Buzzsprout to bring this to you, because I often get asked “how do I start podcasting if I’m on a limited fund? ” And more importantly what material should I buy? So I created this three constituent video line where I share with you some podcast material bundles to help you start podcasting and give you that quality audio that you’re looking for. In this first video, we’re going to talk about your basic pack which includes a microphone and headset that’s around a $100. Alright, let’s get started. So the basic material you will need to start a podcast is first a better quality headset and a microphone.

Now I know there are many options out there for headsets and microphones, but after extensive study … here are the best headset and microphone combo that you can get on a fund. First let’s talk about the headset. This is the Audio-Technica ATH-M2 0x. Which is the entry-level professional headphones from the popular “M-series.” Now what obliges this headphone absolutely amazing is it’s got this modern pattern and high-quality material. The headphones I mean they ogle stunning! It’s got a nice elegant pattern with a black-matte finish.

You definitelly want to get this set. Now the headphones too fit comfortably over your ears and it’s got a nice sud cushion which really allows you to wear the headset for hours without any problems. They have these contours ear goblets that seal tight for excellent sound solitude so you can block out all distractions while entering and editing your podcast. These headphones are also flexible and they don’t pinch on the pate unlike some headphones I’ve tried. As “youre seeing” right here the headphones are entirely adjustable to fit your headsize. It too comes with a sturdy cable that has an adapter to fit your headphone jack. So the reason why you miss a high quality headphone when entering your podcast, is you want to hear all the audio items to include background noise, whoosh, and repetitions and possibly buzzing. Because one of the keys to having a great podcast for people to listen to is you miss to be able to have a great audio quality.

So by listening to your entering with these deepened audio headphones you’ll be able to detect any problems right away. Alright so gives talk about your podcast microphone. The microphone I have sounded is the ATR-2 100 USB microphone. This is also made by Audio-Technica. Now I believe this is the absolute best podcast microphone that you can buy for the cost. It’s a cardioid dynamic microphone and this type of microphone naturally filters out background racket and isolates the speaker your tone during the recording. Which is why this is perfect for podcasting and residence studio recording.

This microphone is built sturdy. I entail it is able to take a good defeat. And this microphone is also compatible with a USB input or a XLR input. So if you’re traveling or you’re on the go … this microphone is great because you can just literally plug it in to your laptop or computer and start entering without having to deal with mixers. Now if you do have a mixer … this microphone is great as well because it has the compatiablity within an XLR cable. So you are able to plug it into your mixer and still get that high quality desegregate audio and desegregate it with other audio times. Let’s take a closer look at this podcast microphone. It also has a headphone jack in order to be allowed to listen to your audio tiers immediately from the microphone. There is a headphone volume conveniently residence on the bottom of the mic so you can adjust it and to your listening convenience. This USB microphone is also compatiable with Windows or Mac and entering software programs like Audacity, GarageBand, Skype and more.

So you don’t have to worry about if you upgrade from a PC to a Mac or vice versa. It’s definitely compatible with both. This microphone too comes with a tripod desk stand with folding legs. So it has a small footprint on your desk and it easily accumulations away so it’s great for roam if you want to jam-pack your microphone. This podcast material pack too runs with a sud pellet whcih safeguards your microphone against wind interference and what the hell is announce mention and mention “Singer spit” So to you pass you an idea of certain differences in sound quality … here is my tone entering employing merely my building up computer microphone and you’ll surely hear certain differences when I start employing the ATR2 100. So here is my a sample of me speaking into the ATR2 100 microphone. As you are able to hear it has a nice rich deep audio that eliminates a hollow resemble audio that you commonly hear when you’re entering precisely from your computer. Alright guys, I hope you experienced this video as you can see you can has definitely quality audio on only a limited budget.

And it was basically plug and play. So stay carolled to the next video as I supply some more podcast material recommendations.