Sanken Microphone Co., Ltd. is known as a professional microphone manufacturer which has the longest history in Japan. The company was established in 1925 and started to create microphones for really professional use. In 1933, Rihei Takeuchi, a founder of the company obtained his first patent for the anti-agglomeration of carbon particles in carbon microphones.
The company remains one of Japan's most decorated and acclaimed pro audio manufacturers and numerous microphone models (such as the Cos11 and Chromatic Series) are seen in applications all over the world.
With a 20Hz ~ 100kHz range, the Sanken CO-100K omni-directional condenser microphone is the world’s first 100k microphone designed specifically for professional recording, not for analytical purposes. There is a high frequency boost that starts at around 16khz with a...View full product details
The affordably priced CU-55 is a fitting addition to the Sanken line of fine studio microphones. The response is very warm and natural sounding, very musical, without any coloration or artificial boost. If you are wrestling with some high SPLs,...View full product details
The CS-M1’s lightweight, rugged design and unique components assure optimum resistance to humidity and adverse temperature changes. The mic is especially suited to shoots where tight patterns and premium sound are the goal. It can be camera mounted without interfering...View full product details
The WMS-5 is the world’s first 5-channel Surround microphone self-contained in one mic body. As the newest model in a comprehensive line of the highest quality microphones for audio recording, HDTV broadcast and film, the breakthrough Sanken WMS-5 utilizes extensive...View full product details