The Sennheiser MKE400 is a very compact shotgun microphone for compatible cameras. Capturing the high-quality sound that is renown with the Sennheiser brand. The MKE400 easily fits onto your camera’s lighting shoe mount and connects to the camera’s external microphone input (via the included cable). Maximum side noise rejection. Rugged all-metal housing. Powered from a single AAA battery with up to 300 hrs run time, for worry-free audio capture. While the shotgun design offers superior side-noise rejection allowing you to capture more of what you want. Adjustable sensitivity and on/off control make it easy to operate. Perfect for aspiring cinematographers or videographers.