Sennheiser 400 On-Camera Mic

Sennheiser MKE400 Mic
Sennheiser MKE400 Mic 2
1-day Rental $22.00
7-day Rental $44.00
What You Get
  • Microphone
  • Hot Shoe Mount
  • AAA Batteries (2)

Product Description

The Sennheiser MKE 400 Compact Shotgun Microphone is a professional audio solution for DSLR & handheld video cameras alike. The integrated shockmount conveniently mounts the MKE 400 onto any camera accessory shoe while effectively suppressing handling & vibration noise. The mini plug attaches directly to DSLR cameras without the need for bulky adapters.

Switchable sensitivity aids in capturing long & short distances, resulting in pristine detailed audio & low noise. Additional features include all-metal construction and up to 300 hours of operation on a single AAA alkaline battery.  The MKE 400 offers a simple solution for recording high-quality audio & is well suited for professional video applications.

  • Microphone
  • Hot Shoe Mount
  • AAA Batteries (2)


  • Electret Condenser

Polar Pattern

  • Supercardioid / Lobar

Frequency Response

  • 40Hz to 20kHz
  • 80Hz to 20kHz with windscreen

Dynamic Range (Typical)

  • Not Specified By Manufacturer

Signal-to-Noise Ratio

  • Not Specified By Manufacturer

Maximum Input Sound Level

  • 126dB vol. in – position
  • 118dB vol. in + position

Power Requirements

  • 1.5V AAA Battery (300 hours)

Output Impedance

  • Not Specified By Manufacturer

Output Connectors

  • 1/8″ (3.5mm) TRS Mini Plug


  • None

Low Frequency Roll-Off

  • None


  • 5.12 x 0.82 x 2.44″ (130 x 21 x 62mm) (LxDxH)


  • 2.1 oz (60 g)