Top 5 Best Microphones in India for Studio Recording in 2019

Check out these one the best microphones used in music industry of India.

I will recommend you some of my favorite microphones for studio recording for your music. Here is the list of Top 5 Microphones in India for Studio Recording.

1. Audio-Technica AT2035 Large Diaphragm

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Audio-Technica AT2035 Large Diaphragm Studio Condenser Microphone

Very good mic in budget price. There is a little bump on highs which gives some analog clarity to the vocals.

Key features:

  • It has large diaphragm for smooth, natural sound and has low noise
  • Custom shock mount that gives superior isolation
  • Great SPL handling and wide dynamic range provide unmatched versatility
  • 80 Hz high-pass filter (switchable)
  • 10 dB pad

2. AKG C214 Cardioid Condenser Microphone

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AKG C214 Cardioid Condenser Microphone

This is the microphone  we are currently using. It can even give quality result in a room recording if you don’t own a professional studio. This is because it has ultra low noise recording capability.

Key features:

  • Awesome sonic absorbance for high detailed recording for both vocals and solo instruments
  • 156db SPL handling
  • Amazing dynamic range
  • Ultralow noise and bass cut filter for close-up recording of high volume sources with very little proximity effect
  • 20db attenuator (Switchable)
  • Integrated suspension to reduce mechanical noise and vibration from stage
  • Scratch resistant

3. Rode NT1KIT Cardiod Condenser Microphone

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Rode NT1KIT Cardiod Condenser Microphone with SMR Shock Mount

This company already has a great reputation for building very high quality microphones. No doubt it’s a quality gear for your studio.

Key features:

  • A Large Diaphragm Cardioid with great sensitivity
  • It has a 4 db of inaudible self noise
  • Great vocal quality with no distortion
  • 132db SPL handling
  • Great finishing with Tough nickel plated aluminium body and hard ceramic coating
  • Bundle includes mic stand, cable,pop filter, shock mount and cloth pouch on Amazon

4. AKG C414 XLS Reference Condenser Microphone

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AKG C414 XLS Reference Condenser Microphone

Again, my favorite brand. When it comes to recording instruments, I personally prefer AKG C-414. It has an impressive LED that shows overload warning with audio peak hold.

Key features:

  • Made for Extreme linearity and neutral sound
  • It has Nine polar patterns which are switchable
  • It has three attenuation levels with -6/-12/-18 db
  • Three different switchable bass-cut filters
  • It can handle upto 158db SPL

5. Shure SM-58 Dynamic Microphone

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Shure SM-58 Dynamic Microphone

If you are looking for the best non-condenser microphone with affordable budget, then I would highly recommend Shure SM-58. Why? Because it has a great control on Proximity Effect.

We some years ago released a track which was recorded through this microphone. You can check it out on this link  for demo.

and also visit this link for 2nd release demo.

Key features:

  • It has frequency response from 50 – 15000 Hz
  • It has a built-in Pop filter and Wind noise control
  • Pneumatic shock-mount system for noise reduction
  • Uniform Cardioid pickup pattern that provide great isolation from background noises for clear main audio source

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