Sennheiser MKE 400 Camera-Mount Shotgun Microphone (2nd Generation)



Comprised of everything you need to capture steady video and clear, focused audio on a smartphone for your next vlog, video shoot, or news piece, the Sennheiser MKE 400 Mobile Kit is a comprehensive bundle that features Sennheiser's second-generation MKE 400 camera-mount shotgun microphone, a Manfrotto PIXI mini tripod, a smartphone clamp, two output cables, and outdoor wind protection. It provides content creators with a lightweight and highly portable solution for producing high-quality sound and video anywhere, anytime.

Product Highlights:

Mobile Journalist, Vlogger, Run & Gun
MKE 400 Shotgun Condenser Mic (2nd Gen)
Mini Tripod and Smartphone Clamp
Supports Portrait or Landscape Shots
1/4"-20 and 3/8" Mounting Options
100-Hour Run Time via AAA Batteries
3-Stage Gain Control and Low-Cut Filter
Built-In Wind Protection and Shockmount
3.5mm TRS and TRRS Output Cables
Furry Windscreen for Outdoor Use

Second-Generation Upgrades

Along with its redesigned appearance, the second-generation MKE 400 boasts significant upgrades over the original MKE 400 to make it even more effective and versatile.

Swappable 3.5mm TRS and TRRS output cables
3.5mm headphone port with volume control
3-stage gain control (the original MKE 400 had two gain positions)
Auto-power function
Integrated wind protection
Furry windshield included for outdoor wind protection
Compatible with Sennheiser's CL 35 USB-C cable (available separately) for direct digital connection to a mobile device's USB Type-C port

Technical Specs:

Form Factor: Camera-Mount / Shotgun Mic
Sound Field: Mono
Operating Principle: Pressure Gradient
Capsule: 1 x Electret Condenser
Polar Pattern: Supercardioid
High-Pass Filter: 200 Hz
Gain Adjustment: -20 to +20 dB
Indicators: 1 x Green Single LED (Power)
On-Board Controls: Gain/Sensitivity, Headphone Volume, High-Pass Filter
Windscreen: Built-In
Windsock/Windjammer: (Included)
Frequency Range: 50 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL: 132 dB SPL (1 kHz)
Operating Voltage: 2 to 10 V (Plug-In Power)
Battery Type: 2 x AAA (Not Included)
Approximate Battery Life: 100 Hours