December 8, 2021

MIC WARS | Shure PG58 vs. Shure SM58

MIC WARS | Shure PG58 vs. Shure SM58

MIC WARS! The Shure PG58 dynamic microphone vs the Shure SM58 dynamic microphone. 

The Shure PG58 is a dynamic XLR microphone. It does NOT require phantom power. It has a frequency response of 60Hz-15KHz 

The Shure SM58 is a legendary dynamic microphone. It is an XLR microphone and does NOT require phantom power. It has a frequency response of 50Hz-15KHz 

We will test these microphones on voice for applications such as podcasts, voice-over, YouTube videos, etc… 

You will hear several samples from different distances. There are raw samples and processed samples. The processed samples use iZotope Nectar 2. 

The Shure PG58 has a frequency response of 60Hz to 15KHz

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shure pg58 freq

The Shure SM58 is a legendary microphone

It has a frequency response of 50Hz to 15KHz

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sm58 polar pattern shure
shure sm58 frequency response
shure sm58 close pro tools
shure sm58 pro tools
shure sm58 black

Which of these microphones sound better to you?

The cheap Shure PG58 vs the more expensive Shure SM58… Let’s begin… 

The MIC WAR!