Saturday, June 25, 2022

Best Ultra-Compact Mini PC Build (Early 2018)

  This is a very specific build list for a very specific type of user.  This build will lean toward the mid-high end because there...
BenQ Gaming Monitor

Ideal Size for a Desktop Monitor

In my personal experience, a 22" monitor was rather small (it's hard to get immersed when the whites of the walls are still visible)...

A Guide to Wind Screens (compared to Pop Filters for microphones)

Wind screens are generally preferred for outdoor and on-stage use, but can have a role in studio use, for some as well.  In this...

8 Tips for Buying Headphones

 1) Be wary of "gaming headsets".  They generally focus on the marketing and aesthetic more than on the sound quality or the overall performance...

What computer specs are needed for a recording studio?

Over the past several years, processing power has increased while the demands of audio work haven't.  While, with laptops, its better to go mid...

A Guide to Pop Filters (for Microphones)

Using a pop filter is one of the cheapest and easiest ways to make a meaningful improvement on the recording quality of your microphone....
ZOTAC GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Mini

January 2018: GPU Price Hike

Unfortunately for PC builders and PC gamers, the year of 2018 is off to a bad start.  The continued growth of the cryptocurrency mining...
Dollar Money

Expensive Audio Products Aren’t Always Better

Consumers tend to think that more expensive products are usually better when it comes to speakers, headphones and other audio equipment.  This is a...

Tips for Buying XLR Cables (for Microphones)

  Will an expensive XLR cable offer better sound quality than a cheap one? No. Should I buy the cheapest possible XLR cable then? Probably not.  Durability and...

Dynamic vs. Condenser Microphones

The two most common types of microphones are Dynamic and Condenser.  There are plenty of articles out there discussing the mechanical differences, but many...