Azden SGM-1X Professional Shotgun Microphone

  • Supercardioid Polar Pattern
  • 12.3" in Length
  • XLR Output Connector
  • Powered by a Single AAA Battery
  • Up to 1000 Hours of Battery Life
  • Wide Frequency Response
  • Includes SMH-1 Shockmount
AvailabilityIn stock
Analog Performance
Transducer Electret Condenser
Polar Pattern Supercardioid
Frequency Range 80 Hz to 18 kHz
Signal to Noise Ratio 70 dB 
Maximum SPL 120 dB SPL
Impedance 130 Ohms @ 1 kHz
Sensitivity -33 dB
Dynamic Range 80 dB
Output Connectors 1 x 3-Pin XLR
Battery Type 1 x AAA
Operating Current Consumption 0.2 mA
Operating Voltage Not Specified by Manufacturer
Length 12.28" / 312 mm
Diameter 0.83" / 21 mm
Weight 4.76 oz / 135 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight 0.85 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 14.173 x 3.622 x 2.677"
  • Azden SGM-1X Professional Shotgun Microphone
  • Foam Windscreen
  • Integrated Shockmount
  • Extra Support Bands
  • Zippered Carry Case

The Azden SGM-1X Professional Shotgun Microphone is an electret condenser, 12.3" supercardioid shotgun microphone with an XLR output. It can be used to capture audio for videographers in both camera-mount and boom microphone applications.

Featuring low self-noise, wide bandwidth, and a low-cut switch, the SGM-1X microphone is built with an integrated shockmount, and connects with a low-impedance XLR output to cameras or mixers. It uses a single AAA battery and can operate up to 1000 hours. A foam windscreen, a zippered carry case, and extra support bands are also included.

12.3" supercardioid shotgun microphone
Switchable low-cut filter
Integrated shockmount attaches to camera shoe or mic stand
Uses 1 AAA battery (up to 1000 hours), eliminating the need for a phantom power supply
Use an XLRF "plug-in" transmitter to make a wireless shotgun microphone