Sanken CMS-10 Stereo Mono Switchable Shotgun Microphone

Sanken CMS-10 Professional, HD Camera Mountable Shotgun and M-S Stereo Microphone (Mono and L/R Output Selector Switch)

Sanken CMS-10 Professional, HD Camera Mountable Shotgun and M-S Stereo Microphone (Mono and L/R Output Selector Switch)

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Sanken CMS-10 overview

  • 1Description

The CMS-10 Stereo Mono Switchable Shotgun Microphone from Sanken is a compact, shotgun and M-S stereo microphone designed for use with HD camcorders. The CMS-10 incorporates a Mid-Side (M-S) capsule design to provide stunning stereo imagery while accurately capturing frontal audio signal with exceptional directionality and accuracy.

The result is an audio signal with exceptional rejection of residual noise and just the right amount of ambiance, accurately placed within the stereo field. The wide frequency and exceptional sensitivity response results in pristine audio fidelity with a low noise floor. The CMS-10 features a 5-pin XLR output (cable included), compatible with most HD camera microphone inputs.

M-S Stereo Design
The M-S stereo capsule provides accurate directionality and exceptional stereo imaging.
HD Camera Mountable
Specifically designed for HD cameras the CS-10's compact design allows for camera mounting.
Minimal Residual Noise
The highly directional shotgun characteristic reduces unwanted, off-axis residual noise.
Non-Proximity Effect
The M-S capsule eliminates the low frequency boost associated with close proximity capturing.
In the Box
Sanken CMS-10 Professional, HD Camera Mountable Shotgun and M-S Stereo Microphone (Mono and L/R Output Selector Switch)
  • SH-10 Suspension Camera Mount
  • WSJ-10 Windscreen
  • 2 x Rubber Plate
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty

  • Includes Free

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    Sanken CMS-10 specs

    Analog Performance
    Transducer Condenser
    Polar Pattern Hypercardioid, Supercardioid
    Pattern Selection Switched
    Frequency Range 150 Hz to 20 kHz
    Equivalent Noise Level Hypercardioid: 20 dB A-Weighted
    Supercardioid: 22 dB A-Weighted
    Maximum SPL 120 dB SPL
    Impedance 240 Ohms @ 1 kHz
    Sensitivity Hypercardioid: 50 mV/Pa
    Supercardioid: 32 mV/Pa
    Output Connectors 1 x 5-Pin XLR
    Cable Length 11.8" / 30 cm
    Operating Current Consumption 2.5 mA
    Operating Voltage 48 V ± 4 V
    Length 8.31" / 211 mm
    Diameter 1.09" / 27.8 mm
    Weight 6.00 oz / 170 g
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 0.9 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 13.75 x 4.5 x 4.0"

    Sanken CMS-10 reviews

    CMS-10 Stereo Mono Switchable Shotgun Microphone is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from An Exceptional Microphone! I wish I could give theCMS-10 six stars. It deserves them. Exceptionally good sounding. I have been using this mic for three years now and I have never once had bad results from it. The stereo soundstage produced by this mic is fantastic.
    Date published: 2017-01-19
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