Zoom M3 MicTrak Stereo Shotgun Microphone/Recorder

Always be run-and-gun-ready with this mono/stereo shotgun mic and recorder on your camera. Built-in 32-bit float recording means no more clipped audio!

A shotgun mic with 32-bit float recording built in, the Zoom M3 MicTrak gives filmmakers the ability to elevate their content with pristine audio. This on-camera stereo microphone / recorder captures every sonic nuance with 32-bit float recording.

32-BIT Float Recording

The M3 captures clip-free audio, every time. With 32-bit float recording, there's no need to set gain. Whether it's dialogue, sound effects or outdoor ambience, you'll always get the perfect take.

Run-And-Gun Ready

Quickly shift from scene to scene with the M3 attached to the camera of your choice. Its specially designed shock mount keeps your setup lightweight and ensures minimal handling noise.

Mono And Stereo Modes

Easily switch between mono and stereo modes. Mono mode is optimal for capturing dialogue. 90o gives an accurate, transparent stereo capture. 120o provides a generous stereo capture ideal for ambiance or sound effects.

More Flexibility In Post

The M3 always saves a backup Mid-Side RAW file, giving you the flexibility to adjust the stereo width of your recording in post.

Backup Your Recording

Use the M3's 3.5mm stereo output to connect and record a backup of your audio to your camera. This is especially helpful when syncing your audio to video.

Streamlining Post-Production

With the M3 Edit and Play software, you can adjust the stereo width of your recording and normalize your files to prepare them for syncing and editing.

USB Microphone

Connect the USB-C port to a PC or Mac to read more use the M3 as a USB mic for streaming or recording.


Use the 3.5mm headphone output to monitor your recording.

For All-Day Shoots

Use the M3 during long production days with up to 12-hours of recording on 2 AA batteries.


Record on SDXC cards with up to 1TB of memory.
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-Channels: 2 (Built-In MS Shotgun Mic)
-Mic Input:
- -Mic Type: Super-cardioid/bi-directional
- -Sensitivity:
- -MID MIC: -39 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
- -SIDE MIC: -39 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
- -Input Gain: Adjustment unnecessary (dual AD converter circuits used)
- -Max Sound Pressure Input:
- -MID Mic: 132 dB SPL
- -SIDE Mic: 122 dB SPL
-Line Out:
- -Connector: 1/8" stereo mini jack
- -Maximum Output Level: +1 dBu
- -Connector: 1/8" stereo mini jack
- -Maximum Output Level: 20 mW +20 mW (32 Ohm load)
-Recording Media:
- 4GB-32GB microSDHC cards
- 64GB-1TB microSDXC cards
- -Supported Formats:
- 48kHz
- 32-bit float
- stereo
- -Maximum Simultaneous Recording Tracks: 4 (STEREO + MS RAW)
-Power Supplies:
-Batteries: 2 AA
-AC Adapter: ZOOM AD-17 (DC 5 V/1 A)
- USB bus power is supported.
-Connector: USB Type-C
-Mass Storage:
- -Class: USB 2.0 High Speed
-Audio Interface with REC:
- -Class: USSB 2.0 High Speed
- -Sampling Rate: 48 kHz
- -Bit Rate: 24-bit integer
- -Channels: 2in/2 out
-Estimated Continuous Operation Time Using Batteries:
- 48 kHz/32-bit float, 2ch recording to microSDHC card
- -Alkaline Batteries: about 12 hours
-Included Items:
- Quick Guide
- Form Windscreen
- Stereo Mini Cable
- Shockmount
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 0.78 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 12 x 4 x 3 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): ZM3
Shipping Weight: 0.78 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 12 x 4 x 3 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): ZM3
Warehouse Resealed
Shipping Weight: 0.78 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 12 x 4 x 3 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): ZM3

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 631-542-5270
Email: info@zoom-na.com
Web: https://zoomcorp.com/en/us/contact/


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