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Canon DM-E1 Directional Stereo Microphone for EOS#1429C001

Stereo Directional Microphone with back electret condenser design for high quality, versatile movie sound recording


  • For compatible EOS and PowerShot cameras
  • Suitable for videographers and filmmakers
  • 90 and 120-degree stereo modes

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Guaranteed compatibility with:

  • PowerShot G3 X
  • PowerShot SX60 HS
  • EOS 550D
  • EOS 750D
  • EOS 5D Mark IV

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The Directional Microphone DM-E1 helps experienced videographers and aspiring filmmakers alike achieve high-quality audio when recording video, using a compatible Canon camera with 3.5 mm stereo audio input. Featuring several directional controls to suit the environment and shooting needs, you can create a movie, record a live concert or simply capture the sights and sounds of the world around you.


  • Videographers and aspiring filmmakers can achieve high-quality audio when recording video using a compatible Canon digital camera
  • Capture rich high and low sound frequencies with a 50Hz to 16kHz pick-up range
  • Match the sound to your movie with three directional pick up patterns: Shotgun (Mono), 90o and 120o (Stereo)
  • Record clear sound even from quiet sound sources with a minimum of -42db sensitivity and 66dB S/N ratio
  • Easily mounted on the hot shoe and connects into the 3.5mm microphone socket of an extensive range of compatible EOS and PowerShot camera
  • For filming outside, the microphone comes with a windshield to help keep wind noise to a minimum

What's in the box

  • DM-E1 Directional Stereo Microphone
  • Windshield for EM-E1


  • PowerShot G3 X
  • PowerShot SX60 HS
  • EOS 550D
  • EOS 750D
  • EOS 5D Mark IV
  • EOS 800D
  • EOS-1D X
  • EOS 5D Mark II
  • EOS 700D
  • EOS 760D
  • EOS 77D
  • EOS M2
  • EOS-1D C
  • EOS-1D Mark IV
  • EOS 5D Mark III
  • EOS 5DS
  • EOS 6D
  • EOS 7D
  • EOS M6
  • EOS R
  • EOS 600D
  • EOS M5
  • EOS 100D
  • EOS 200D
  • EOS 60D
  • EOS 60Da
  • EOS M3
  • EOS M50
  • EOS 5DS R
  • EOS 70D
  • EOS 7D II
  • EOS 80D
  • EOS M10
  • EOS 650D
  • EOS 6D Mark II
  • EOS M
  • EOS-1D X Mark II


Canon DM-E1 Directional Stereo Microphone for EOS

Product Specification

Specification Details
Microphone type Back electret stereo condenser microphone
Directional sound pick-up modes
  • Shotgun (Monaural)
  • 90° and 120° (Stereo)
Sensitivity -42 dB (SHOTGUN: 1 kHz, 0 dB=1 V/Pa)
Frequency range 50 - 16000 Hz
Output impedance 550 Ω (Ohms)
Working temperature range 0˚C - 40˚C/32°F - 104°F
Working humidity 85% or less
Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 40.0 x 84.0 x 130.0 mm
Battery One button lithium cell battery CR2032
Continuous recording time Approx. 100 hours¹
Weight Approx. 110 g (main body only)


Specification Details
Continuous recording time ¹ Based on Canon testing standards, total battery life may vary depending on shooting conditions


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*Not recommended for use with the EOS-1D Mark IV and EOS 550D as they do not feature a manual volume control for the microphone input

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