Sanken CS-1e Short Shotgun Mic

Sanken CS-1e Short Shotgun Microphone

$850.00 USD


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Product Description

Sanken CS-1e Overview

The Sanken CS-1e is a remarkably directional microphone, designed to meet the demands of today’s streamlined video and film production. This new Sanken model features a longer pickup reach, extended low frequency response and significantly lower noise. With a length of only 7″, the lightweight Sanken CS-1e is easily handheld, mounted on a boom pole or concealed on the new smaller camera bodies.

Performance is consistent with the renowned Sanken shotguns that have gained worldwide popularity among top professionals. Very sharp directivity guarantees a targeted sound while eliminating unwanted background noise.

The CS-1e’s extremely rugged design and unique components assure optimum resistance to humidity and adverse temperature changes. A variety of windscreens and shock-mounting options provide versatility in the field. By delivering exceptional audio throughout the entire sonic spectrum, the Sanken CS-1e is the ideal microphone for seasoned operators as well as the new generation of independent producers, videographers and filmmakers.

Included Accessories:

  • Urethane wind screen
  • Measurement data
  • Instruction manual
  • Warranty card
  • Vinyl case

Frequency Response


Polar Pattern


Directivity Super Cardioid / Lobar
Transducer DC biased condenser
Frequency range 50Hz~20kHz
(nominal at 1kHz)
63.1mV/Pa (-24dB,0dB=1V/Pa)
Equivalent noise level
Max SPL (1% THD) 130dB SPL
Output impedance
at 1KHz
Powering +48V±4V U.P.F
Current consumption 3.5mA
Weight 80g
Dimensions 181.5mm x 19mm(diameter)
Surface finish matte black
Connector XLR-3M