Canon Directional Microphone DM-E1

  • External Mic for Digital Cameras
  • 90°/120° Stereo & Shotgun Modes
  • Frequency Response: 50 Hz to 16 kHz
  • Integrated Shock Mount
  • Wind Screen Included
  • Built-In Power Supply, Power Status Lamp
AvailabilityIn stock
Manufacturer Price $319.99
  • Canon Directional Microphone DM-E1 
Type Back electret stereo condenser microphone
Directivity Sharp - Shotgun (monaural)
Single - 90°/120° (stereo)
Sensitivity -42 dB (1 kHz, 0 dB = 1 V/Pa)
Frequency Response 50-16,000 Hz
Output Impedance 550 Ω
Plug 3.5 mm mini plug
Power 1x CR2032 button-type lithium cell battery
Operating Environment 32-104°F / 0-40°C
85% or less humidity
Dimensions 1.6 x 3.3 x 5.1" / 40 x 84 x 130 mm
Weight 3.9 oz / 110 g

Helping to enhance audio quality when recording video with your digital camera, the DM-E1 Directional Microphone from Canon is an external microphone offering a range of directional control, including a dedicated shotgun setting as well as switchable 90° and 120° stereo settings. It is compatible with digital cameras featuring a 3.5mm plug and offers a frequency response range of 50 Hz to 16 kHz. An included wind screen helps to reduce peripheral sound from wind or other ambient noises, and a shock mount is incorporated into the design to reduce camera and lens operation noise while recording. It is powered by an included CR2032 button-type lithium cell battery, and a power status indicator lamp lets you confirm the remaining life of the battery.