While Studio Monitors are an essential part of your home studio set up, they don't have to kill your budget.
The best studio monitors must be able to deliver that neutral sound that you need for mixing your tracks.
They should be able to deliver a balanced and natural spectrum response, low distortion and superior stereo imaging.
And of course, you'd like to add some clear midranges, a tight
Now, you might think that finding cheap studio monitors that offer all those features is impossible ?
So, you keep on mixing with your headphones ....
But, even the best studio headphones, can not reproduce frequencies at the exact response rate as studio monitors and you can't exclusively rely on them.
You will also lose stereo balance when mixing down your tracks with headphones and you will eventually have to make corrections with your monitors.
Now, I have some good news for you!
Some Studio Monitors do offer all those features and they will not ruin your budget!
Find your best match from The 6 best Studio Monitors under $100 to max $200!
Mackie CR Series CR3
Great quality for an affordable price!
Compact and lightweight, these versatile monitors deliver clear, crisp and natural sound.
Lacking some low-end
Great value for multi-media purposes
Detailed sound, clear crisp highs and tight accurate bass.
Less adapted for music production.
Do price and size matter?
Cheap and compact self-powered monitors.
Not ideal for mixing purposes
Presonus Eris e4.5
The Top of low budget monitors!
Great value high definition studio monitors for a clear, neutral sound and punchy bass!
Lacking some low-end
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Most accurate sound for price range!
Impressive sound quality and excellent stereo imaging.
KRK Rokit 5
Music Producer's favorite! And mine..
Optimized, rich and defined stereo imaging.
Clear mid-ranges, high, crisp highs and tight bass.
Any questions? Or maybe you want to add YOUR FAVORITE to the list?
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My name is Angélique. I am a full-time music producer and blogger.I created Children of the Electronic Revolution to give you all the tools you need to help you become the successful music producer you dream to be !