Audiobook Equipment Guide


 Welcome to my audiobook equipment guide.

Here you'll find microphone and accessory recommendations at a variety of price points. Whether you're just getting started or looking to upgrade, you'll find something here to meet your needs and budget.

Equipment Related Videos

5 BASIC Pieces of Equipment Needed to Get Started with Audiobook Narration

Optional (but recommended) Equipment & Accessories

Microphones You Should NEVER Use

Listen to Rode Nt-1A, AT 2020, and ATR 2100

Dynamic vs. Condenser Microphones




Starter/Low Budget Options

*These are all USB microphones. They plug directly into your computer and DO NOT require the use of a separate audio interface or "preamp." 


Midrange Options

*All of these options require a separate audio interface such as the Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 in order to connect them to your computer. The first two options have the interface included in the bundle. The rest do not. 


Higher End Options

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Mic Stands

Recording Software

Studio/Sound Management Accessories