Nikon ME-1 Stereo Shotgun Microphone for Digital SLR Cameras

Item # NK27045ME1 (Part # 27045)
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Item Description:
  • Compatible with certain D-SLR and COOLPIX cameras that have 3.5mm connection for mic
  • Suppresses unwanted operational noise such as autofocus
  • Short body enables easy access to the viewfinder
  • Includes wind screen and soft case
  • Dedicated stereo microphone designed to expand the movie capabilities of compatible Nikon D-SLRs and COOLPIX cameras.

    A smart alternative to a camera's built-in microphone, it suppresses unwanted operational noise such as autofocus to let you capture movies in superb stereo sound. A wind screen and low-cut filter switch prevent interference from wind or low-frequency noise and it boasts a short body for comfortable operation when shooting.

    Conveniently powered via the camera, it offers the ideal way to record crisp, clear sound.

    Nikon 1 V1 Users: 

    The AS-N1000 Multi Accessory Port Adapter must be used to attach the ME-1 Stereo Microphone to the Nikon 1 V1 camera body.

    Product Details:

    • Unidirectional stereo microphone: records high-quality stereo sound.
    • Clear stereo sound: suppresses operational noise that can come from autofocus or from handling the camera.
    • Superior ergonomics: designed to work seamlessly with Nikon D-SLRs, it boasts a short body that enables easy access to the viewfinder and comfortable handheld shooting.
    • Cable-stop: keeps the cable out of the way, helping to prevent unwanted noise through accidental contact when filming.
    • Wind screen (included): suppresses the sound of the wind for clear recordings.
    • Low-cut filter switch: provides additional control over low frequency noise.
    • Weather resistant: built to withstand diverse shooting environments.
    • Powered from the camera for convenient use.
    • Compatible with Nikon D-SLR and COOLPIX cameras that have a 3.5 mm diameter connector for external microphones.

    Product Specifications:

    Type - Back-electret condenser microphone
    Number of channels - 2 (stereo)
    Directionality - Unidirectional
    Frequency response - 70 to 16,000 Hz
    Sensitivity - -42 dB 
    ± 3 dB (0dB=1V/Pa, 1kHz)
    Signal-to-noise ratio - 60 dB or more

    Output Impedance - 2,200 ohms or less

    Low-cut filter - Controlled by low-cut filter switch
    Power supply - Supplied by camera (1 to 10 V)
    Plug - Gold-plated, L-shaped stereo mini-pin plug (3.5 mm diameter)
    Length of cable - Approx. 300 mm/11.8 in.
    Dimensions (W x H x D) - Approx. 38 x 79 x 87 mm/1.5 x 3.1 x 3.4 in. (ME-1 only, excluding cable and projections)
    Approx. 38 x 79 x 100 mm/1.5 x 3.1 x 3.9 in. (including wind screen but excluding cable and projections)
    Weight - Approx. 92 g/3.3 oz. (ME-1 only)
    Approx. 93 g/3.3 oz. (including wind screen)
    Operation temperature - 0 to 40°C/32 to 104°F
    Supplied accessories - Wind screen, Soft case




    ME-1 Stereo Microphone
    Soft Case
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