In this video, you will learn about the best YouTube equipment for beginners on a budget and future upgrades to consider.

No matter if you are a beginner or YouTube veteran, have a big budget or small one, this video will help you with your equipment needs.

Enjoy the video and let me know what you think in the comments below!

Here are some high quality pieces of equipment for building your YouTube channel:

Budget visual equipment

There are many ways to do visuals. You could use your smartphone to record yourself, original images, screen-shares, etc.

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Visual equipment upgrades

When you want to take your visual presentations to the next level for your videos, you might upgrade your screen recorder, try some green screen effects (chroma key), etc.

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Budget sound equipment

You never want to have low quality sound. Trust me, I found out the hard way that YouTube viewers will call you out on it. If you can't afford great equipment yet, try your webcam, phone, earbuds, or even a Snowball USB mic.

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Sound equipment upgrades

Once you're able to upgrade your audio, you should do it immediately. Your subscribers will thank you for it. I upgraded to a Scarlett Studio Interface Bundle.

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Budget editing software

For editing videos, different types of channels will have different needs. If you keep things fairly simple, I recommend tools like iMovie, Windows Movie Make, and the YouTube video editor.

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Editing software upgrades

If you need to go to the next level with your video editing like using green screens or other advanced things, try the Movavi Video Editor or Camtasia Studio.

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Outsourcing websites

Once you really start getting big on YouTube, you'll probably need to start outsourcing a few things, so you can focus on bigger things. Fiverr, UpWork and TranscribeMe are all great outsourcing options.

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If you really want to get into cameras besides your smartphone or webcam, it might be best to learn from other YouTubers that already have a good setup that you can model after.

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YouTube is an incredible company that give you the chance to make a living from entertaining, inspiring, and educating people through video content. Don't think you have to have fancy equipment to get started though.

Justin Bryant
Justin Bryant

I'm an entrepreneur, fitness freak, artist, car enthusiast, sports fan and self improvement addict. My goal is to help people be their best and create incredible businesses that change the world.

    2 replies to "Best YouTube Equipment for Beginners on a Budget and Future Upgrades"

    • Muhammad Mehmood

      Hi sir I wanted to thank you sir because this video was really helpful to me because i wanted to start a YouTube Channel on budget and you helped me with this video so thank you now i can start my own YouTube Channel

      Thank you sir and sir you are doing very great work helping others and I want you to keep up the good work


    • Bloggin Brandi

      I started with my iphone and have a Sony Cybershot we used for some product photos and events prior. It is nice but the audio is crap. I trying to decide what to invest in next. Editing software will also be on the list. Thanks for sharing your thoughts on these YouTube tools 🙂

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