Sennheiser MKE600 Shotgun Microphone for Video Camera

Quality Sound

The 10" long MKE 600 uses an interference tube and a supercardioid/lobar polar pattern to provide pronounced directivity on-axis along with significant attenuation of sound entering at the sides and rear, making the MKE 600 far more effective at capturing distant sources than the omnidirectional mics found in most cameras.

Bass Roll-Off

The MKE 600 naturally reduces sub-bass frequencies below 40 Hz to prevent unnatural bass buildup. Activate the switchable low-cut filter at 100 Hz to roll off more low-frequency noise from common sources such as air conditioners and traffic.

Battery or Phantom Powered

Thanks to its 3-pin XLR output and compliance with 48 VDC phantom powering, the MKE 600 is compatible with a variety of handheld audio recorders, field recorders, and mixer adapters, as well as built-in preamps on many camcorders and cinema cameras.

When using devices that don't offer phantom power, the MKE 600 may be powered for up to 150 hours by a single AA battery (available separately). Approximately 8 hours of operating time remain once the low-battery indicator lights up red. Use the on/off switch to prevent unnecessary battery drain.

Ideal for Camera, Tripod, or Boompole Mounting

The MKE 600 includes a shoe shockmount for easy placement on your camera or a tripod. To mount the MKE 600 on a boompole or mic stand, use the Rycote InVision INV-HG mkIII shockmount (available separately), which will also impede the transfer of vibrations between your boompole/stand and the mic.

Windscreen Minimizes Wind Noise

The MKE 600 has a foam windscreen to reduce unwanted wind noise from breezes, fans, heaters, and air conditioners by up to 25 dB. Enhanced attenuation of wind noise is possible with the addition of an optional windshield such as the Rycote 15cm Super-Softie, which also provides high immunity to rain.

  • Sennheiser MKE 600 Shotgun Microphone
  • Sennheiser MZS 600 Shockmount for MKE 600 Microphone
  • Sennheiser MZW 600 Foam Windshield for MKE 600
  • Carrying Case

 

Specifications

General

Face Detection

Yes

GTIN/UPC Code

4044155074871

Polar Pattern

Supercardioid

Frequency Response

40 Hz to 20 kHz

Sensitivity

21 mV/Pa (Phantom Power)

Max Input Sound Level (SPL)

132 dB SPL (Phantom Power)

Panoroma Mode

Yes

Battery Type/Life

1x AA (150 Hours)

Product Weight

0.3000

Brands

Sennheiser

Wi-Fi Enabled

Yes

External Battery Charger

Yes

HDR Mode

Yes

Landing Gear/Legs Included

Yes

(MKE600)

SKU MKE600
Brand Sennheiser
Shipping Weight 2.0000kg

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