Music Bliss Malaysia 94,413 views The AKG D7 works good, if you can afford to spend a little more money look into some higher AKG Dynamic mics. There are good reasons. With pristine clarity and sparkling high end, the C7 allows lead and background vocals to shine through. However, people who have met AKG D5 say that this mic is even better. Did you find this review helpful? yes no. The patented dual-layer Varimotion diaphragm can vibrate unhindered, which results in an extraordinarily crisp and clean sound. Its cardioid polar pattern ensures maximum gain before feedback and has been optimized for use with in-ear monitor systems. So, how do AKG D5 vs SM58 compare? The AKG Acoustics D 7 is AKG’s current high end entry into the world of hand held vocal microphones. The AKG C7 reference handheld condenser microphone delivers premium studio-quality condenser sound and hassle-free operation on any stage. BLIND DYNAMIC MICROPHONE SHOOTOUT: Shure SM58 vs AKG D5 vs Sennheiser e835 vs Blue Encore 100i - Duration: 14:56. 5. Shure SM58 has become the go-to choice of many people for live vocals. With the C5 professional condenser vocal microphone, your voice will cut through the loudest mix - on any stage. The microphone is certainly a good-quality one. 10/30/2011. Vocal microphones for live shows have been around for decades now, and the one leading the pack has always been the Shure SM58. It is simple to use while offering good sound quality. 2 of 2 people found this review helpful. The D7 reference dynamic vocal microphone creates the subtle and open sound of a condenser capsule with the powerful resonance of a dynamic microphone. Shure SM58 vs AKG D5; Don’t buy before Reading this! Anonymous 's review. Last Updated on March 9, 2020 by Facundo.