AZDEN have introduced the all new SGM-250 Professional Dual Powered Shotgun Microphone.


Available end of march from select AZDEN dealers and available everywhere mid-April 2015.

A recessed switch area has been added to the body of the microphone for comfort and feel. The features here include a switchable low-cut filter to help reduce low frequency noise, a power switch for either battery or phantom power operation and an LED battery indicator. The SGM-250 can work off standard 48V phantom power or a single AA battery with virtually no loss in performance.

Measuring 250mm in length (about 10 inches) the SGM-250 is suitable for almost any filming situation. Long enough to capture great sound from a distance while mounted to a boom pole or on top of a shoulder cam, its still unobtrusive enough to be used on compact DSLR cameras.

The SGM-250 comes with a leatherette, zippered carry pouch, shock-absorbing mic clip with shoe mount and a foam windscreen.


Handcrafted in Japan
Newly developed microphone element
Wide frequency response and dynamic range
Dual power operation (DC48V phantom or AA battery)
LED battery indicator
Low-cut filter
250mm length to better fit today’s smaller cameras
All metal case for improved resistance to RF and durability
10 year warranty with online registration


Mic Element: Electret Condenser
Freq. Response: 20Hz – 20kHz
Low-Cut Filter: Selectable @160Hz, 3dB/Oct
Polar Pattern: Super-cardioid
Dynamic Range: 115dB 48V phantom / 110dB battery
Sensitivity: -38dB at 1kHz (0dB = 1V/Pa)
Impedance: 120Ω (at 1kHz)
Max Input SPL: 132dB 48V phantom / 127dB battery (1kHz at 1% T.H.D.)
S/N Ratio: 77dB (1kHz at 1Pa)
Power Requirement: 11-52V Phantom or AA battery
Output: 3-pin XLR
Dimensions: 250mm x 21mm (9.84” x 0.83”) (Length x Diameter)
Weight: 160 g (5.65 oz)
Accessories: Shock mount, windscreen, carrying case

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