Zoom F1-SP Field Recorder with Shotgun Mic

Product code: zoof1sm

The Zoom F1 Field Recorder + Shotgun Mic is the ultimate solution for run-and-gun filmmakers who need to capture professional quality audio for video.


  • Zoom F1-SP Field Recorder with Shotgun Mic

    Main Features

    • Two-channel audio recorder with shotgun microphone
    • Compatible with Zoom microphone capsules
    • Supports up to 24-bit/96 kHz audio in BWF-compliant WAV or a variety of MP3 formats
    • Records directly to micro SD and SDHC cards up to 32 GB
    • Micro USB port for data exchange to and from computer and use as an audio interface with computer or iOS device
    • Sound marker function that outputs quick tone to make syncing audio and video easy
    • Built in limiter and auto level control to avoid clipping


    Capture All The Action
    The Zoom F1 Field Recorder + Shotgun allows you to capture professional audio everywhere your camera takes you.

    High Impact Audio
    The F1-SP comes with the SGH-6 Shotgun Mic known for capturing pro-quality, hyper directional sound, and it's aluminium body makes it extremely lightweight. Combined with the F1, you can record high-resolution audio up to 24 bit/96 kHz, providing high-impact audio for any video production.

    Ready, Aim, Record
    Connect the F1 and Shotgun to the included shock mount and attach it to your camera. Then connect the F1's audio output to your camera's input using the included 3.5mm stereo cable and you're ready to record.

    Audio Redundancy
    While recording to your camera, the F1 can also record to a microSD card, providing a stereo audio file which can be edited in post-production.

    Bright Light? No Problem.
    Monitor your levels, battery life, lo-cut settings and more with the F1's newly designed monochromatic display, ensuring visibility even in bright sunlight.

    One-Touch Controls
    One-touch buttons make record levels, limiter settings, and volume output easily accessible.

    Smooth Ride
    The SMF-1 shock mount was engineered to eliminate unwanted thumping sounds caused by vibrations when shooting on the move.

    Essential Features For Videographers
    CALIBRATE AND SYNC: The F1's tone generator provides a test tone to assist in setting proper audio levels. Sound markers make aligning audio and video easy.

    NO CHANCE OF OVERLOAD: An on-board limiter keeps your levels safe when spikes in loud volume occurs.

    CONVENIENT POWER SOURCES: The F1 can be powered using two AAA batteries (included) or with the optional AD-17 power adapter.

    USB Connectivity: Transfer recordings to your computer in card reader mode or record directly to your computer using the F1 in USB audio interface mode.

    Record in Multiple Audio Formats
    The F1 records audio in WAV or MP3 formats. WAV files are automatically time-stamped, making them Broadcast Wave Format (BWF) compliant.

    One Recorder, Multiple Mic Options
    With Their proprietary 10-pin connector, the F1 is compatible with all of Zoom's interchangeable mic capsules, providing options for any recording situation.

    What's In The Box
    F1 Field Recorder
    SGH-6 Shotgun microphone
    WSS-6 Windscreen
    SMC-1 Stereo mini cable for DSLR
    SMF-1 Shock mount
    2 AAA batteries
    Quick guide


    Features at a glance:

    Two-channel audio recorder
    Compatible with Zoom microphone capsules
    Supports up to 24-bit/96 kHz audio in BWF-compliant WAV or a variety of MP3 formats
    One-touch button controls
    1.25 inch monochrome LCD display
    Rec Hold function to avoid accidental operation of buttons
    Stereo 1/8 inch Mic/Line In mini phone jack with Plug-in power (2.5V)
    Stereo 1/8 inch Phone/Line Output jack with dedicated volume control
    Built in limiter and auto level control to avoid clipping
    Pre-Record function
    Tone generator for calibrating audio levels between the F1 and a DSLR or video camera without the need for an attenuator cable
    Sound marker function that outputs quick tone to make syncing audio and video easy
    Records directly to micro SD and SDHC cards up to 32 GB
    Micro USB port for data exchange to and from computer and use as an audio interface with computer or iOS device
    Runs on only 2 standard AAA alkaline, Lithium, or NiMH rechargeable batteries, or AC adapter (AD-17)
    Up to 10 hours of operation with alkaline batteries (when using lavalier)

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  • Additional Information

    Brand Zoom
    Condition New