The New Zoom H6

NEWS – Zoom H6

 


H6 
Handy Recorder

• The world’s first handy recorder with interchangeable mic system
• XY mics capture remarkable stereo depth and clarity
• Mid-side mics provide continuously variable stereo width
• Four XLR/TRS inputs for external mic/line connections
• Up to six channels of simultaneous recording
• High-definition audio of up to 24-bit/96kHz
• 6-in/2-out USB audio interface
• Over 20 hours of operation with 4 AA batteries
• Supports SDXC memory cards up to 128GB
• Optional Shotgun mic and external XLR/TRS inputs available
• Optional Hot Shoe Mount to attach your H6 to a DSLR video camera

 

http://www.zoom.co.jp/news/article/548

FurryHead Windscreens is already in production for the new Zoom H6 recorder.

Tascam DR-08

DR-08 SPECIFICATIONS

  • Portable digital recorder
  • WAV recording from 44.1/16-bit up to 96kHz/24-bit
  • MP3 recording from 32k – 320 kbps
  • Records to MicroSD media (2GB card included)
  • Two cardioid microphones with variable angle mechanism to adjust width and angle of microphone elements
  • Variable Speed Playback – adjust the playback speed from 50% to 200% without changing the pitch to learn new music
  • Auto recording mode starts recording when the input reaches a certain sound level
  • Timer recording mode for beginning recording at a certain time of day
  • Manual and automatic gain control modes
  • Low cut filter and noise cancel functions for clearer recording and playback
  • Built-in foldable stand for desktop recording
  • Pre-recording buffer (up to 2 seconds)
  • 1/8″ stereo mic/line input with plug-in power
  • 1/8″ stereo headphone/line output
  • Playlist and folder management
  • Built-in speaker
  • Transfer recordings to computer using fast USB 2.0 connection (Micro-USB, B-type connector)
  • 96×96 backlit LCD display
  • Powered by AAA batteries (included) or USB power
  • Dimensions: 1.45″ W x 5.41″ L x 0.59″ H (37mm x 137.5mm x 15mm)
  • Weight: 2.72oz (77g) including batteries
  • Included accessories: 2x AAA battery, Micro-USB cable, 2GB MicroSD card

http://tascam.com/product/dr-08/specifications/

Tascam DR-2d

DR-2D SPECIFICATIONS

  • New stereo condenser microphone design with improved signal to noise ratio
  • Dual recording function records a copy of your audio at a lower level, so you always have a backup in case of overload
  • Up to 96kHz/24-bit WAV recording or MP3 recording modes
  • Records to SD or SDHC cards
  • Internal effects including reverb
  • Auto-recording function starts when input exceeds a reference level
  • Limiter, low cut filter and auto gain control for input
  • Metronome
  • Variable Speed Audition changes the playback speed without changing the pitch
  • Loop playback mode
  • USB 2.0 connection for file transfer
  • 1/8″ stereo microphone input
  • 1/8″ stereo line input
  • 1/8″ stereo headphone output
  • 128×64 backlit LCD display
  • Powered by two AA batteries or optional PS-P520 power adapter
  • Built-in speaker
  • Tripod attachment screw hole
  • Includes wireless remote control, 2GB SD card, AA batteries and carrying pouch

http://tascam.com/product/dr-2d/specifications/

Tascam DR-05

DR-05 SPECIFICATIONS

  • Handheld Portable Recorder
  • Built-in Stereo Condenser Omnidirectional Microphones with sensitivity up to 125dB SPL
  • Up to 96kHz/24-bit WAV (BWF) linear PCM recording
  • Stereo MP3 recording from 32-320 kbps bit rate
  • Peak Reduction function, optimized for music recording, automatically sets the gain of while recording
  • Limiter and low-cut filter to help prevent distortion
  • Automatic or manual level setting
  • Self timer recording starts recording 5 or 10 sec. after pressing the record button for waiting until you are ready
  • Auto and manual track increment
  • Variable speed playback (50%-150%) without changing the pitch
  • Loop and repeat playback
  • Level Align feature prevents uneven volume levels during playback
  • Playback EQ setting
  • Editing function (Divide and delete)
  • Up to 99 mark points on each file
  • Chromatic tuner
  • 1/8” stereo mic/line input
  • USB 2.0 port for transfer to PC and external power
  • Up to 2-second pre recording buffer
  • Jump back function returns to previous point with one action (1-10, 20, 30 sec.)
  • 1/8” headphone/line output
  • Built-in speaker
  • microSD (64MB – 2GB)/microSDHC (4GB – 32GB) card slot (2GB card included)
  • Powered by 2 AA batteries, AC adapter (optional: PS-P515U), or USB bus power
  • Tripod socket hole
  • Dimensions: 2 3/8” W x 5 9/16” H x 1” D
  • Weight: 4 1/16 oz

http://tascam.com/product/dr-05/specifications/

Tascam DR-100MKII

DR-100MKII SPECIFICATIONS

DR-100mkII Specifications
Recording Media SD card(64MB~2GB), SDHC card(4GB~32GB)
File System FAT16/32
File Format WAV、MP3
Recording/Playback Format
WAV 44.1/48/96 (HS mode) kHz, 16/24-bit
MP3 44.1/48kHz, 32/64/96/192/256/320kbps
Number of Channels 2 channels(stereo)
Playback Speed Control(VSA) -50% – +16%(1% step)
Analog Input
MIC/LINE 1 IN (XLR)
(Phantom Power Compatible)
XLR-3-31 (1:GND, 2:HOT, 3:COLD)
MIC (Switch is set to MIC)
Input Impendance 2.1kΩ
Nominal Input Level −14dBu
Maximum Input Level +2dBu
LINE 1 (Switch is set to LINE )
Input Impendance 2.5kΩ
Nominal Input Level +4dBu
Maximum Input Level +24dBu
LINE 2 IN
Connetor 1/8″(3.5mm)stereo mini jack
Input Impedance 22 kΩ or more
Nominal Input Level −10dBV
Maximum Input Level +6dBV
Analog Output
LINE OUT
(XLR LINE IN)
Connector 1/8″(3.5mm)stereo mini jack
Output Impendance 200 kΩ
Nominal Output Level -14dBV
Maximum Output Level +6dBV
Headphone Output 1/8″(3.5mm)stereo mini jack
Connector 25mW+25mW(With 32Ω headphone connection)
Maximum Output 25mW+25mW(With 32Ω headphone connection)
Built-in Speaker 0.4W (mono)
Digital Input 3/32” (2.5 mm) TRS jack (using the conversion cable made for this unit)
Format IEC60958-3(S/PDIF)
USB Mini-B type
Format USB2.0 HIGH SPEED mass storage class
REMOTE 3/32” (2.5 mm) TRS jack
Power Supply Lithium-ion rechargeable battery made for this unit (TASCAM BP-L2)
Two AA batteries (Alkaline or Ni-MH batteries)
AC adaptor (TASCAM PS-P520, sold separately)
External battery pack (TASCAM BP-6AA, sold separately)
Power Consumption 4W(maximum)
Battery Life
(Continuous Operation)
Lithium ion batteries (BP-L2)
Built-in mics(UNI/OMNI)
About 5 hours(Recording WAV, 44.1kHz, 16 bit)
Ni-MH batteries
(eneloop)
Built-in mics(UNI/OMNI)
About 4 hours(Recording WAV, 44.1kHz, 16 bit)
Dimensions
(w x h x d)
3.15 x 6.024 x 1.378 inch / 80 x 153 x 35 mm
Weight 10.23 oz. / 290g(without batteries)
Operating Temperature range 32–104ºF / 0-40℃
Included Accessories 2GB SD card, Mini USB cable, lithium ion batteries (BP-L2), wireless/wired remote (RC-10), carrying case and windscreen

 

Audio Performance
Frequency response 20-20kHz +1/-3dB(EXT IN→LINEOUT、Fs44.1kHz、JEITA)
20-22kHz +1/-3dB (EXT IN→LINEOUT、Fs48kHz、JEITA)
20-40kHz +1/-3dB (EXT IN→LINEOUT、Fs96kHz、JEITA)
Distortion Less than 0.01%(XLR LINE 1 IN→LINE OUT, Fs44.1kHz, +24dBu input, JEITA)
S/N Ratio 92dB or more(XLR LINE 1 IN→LINE OUT, Fs44.1kHz, +24dBu input, JEITA)

 

Computer Requirements
Windows
OS Windows XP
Windows Vista
Windows 7
CPU/Clock Pentium 300MHz or better
Memory 128MB or more
USB Port USB2.0 recommended
Macintosh
OS Mac OS X 10.2 or later
CPU/Clock Power PC, iMac, G3, G4, G5 266MHz or more
memory 64MB or more
USB Port USB2.0 recommended

http://tascam.com/product/dr-100mkii/specifications/

Tascam DR-40

DR-40 SPECIFICATIONS

Specifications
Recording Media SD card(64MB~2GB), SDHC card(4GB~32GB)
Recording and Playback Format  
WAV / BWF  44.1kHz/48kHz/96kHz, 16/24 bit (Stereo or Mono)
MP3  44.1kHz/48kHz, 32k/64k/96k/128k/192k/256k/320kbps
Power Consumption 2.5W(Max.)
Battery Operation Time  15 hours (continuous operation, phantom power off)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 2.76″ x 6.1″ x 1.38″
70 × 155 × 35 mm(Mic Closed)
3.54″ x 6.1″ x 1.38″
90 × 155 × 35 mm(Mic Opened)
Weight 7.51 oz. / 213g(Without Batteries)
Number of Channels 4 Channels(2 Stereo)
Playback Speed Control
VSA)
50-150% without changing pitch
※Only with 44.1kHz/48kHz
Built-In Microphone Cardioid Condenser microphones

Supporting both X-Y/A-B microphone settings

EXT MIC/LINE IN  
Connector XLR/TRS Combo Jack (1:GND,2:HOT,3:COLD)
Input Impedance 2.2kΩ(MIC)/10kΩ(LINE)
Nominal Input Level -19dBV(MIC) / +4dBu (LINE)
Maximum Input Level -3dBV (MIC) / +20dBu (LINE)
PHONES/LINE OUT  
Line Connector  1/8(3.5mm) Stereo mini-phone jack, unbalanced
Output impendence 12Ω
Nominal output level -14dBV(10kΩ loaded)
Maximum output level +2dBV(10kΩ loaded)
Headphone  
Maximum output 20mW+20mW(32Ω loaded)
 Built-in Speaker Output 0.3W (mono)
Low Cut Filter  
Cut Off Frequency 40Hz/80Hz/120Hz
USB  
Connector Mini B type
Format USB2.0 HIGH SPEED Mass Storage Class
Power Three AA batteries (alkaline batteries or NiMH batteries)
Provided by the USB bus power
AC100 ~ 240V ,50-60Hz (AC adapter optional PS-P515U)
Power Consumption 2.5W(Max.)
Included Accessories 2GB SD Card
Mini USB Cable

 

Audio Performance
Frequency Response 20Hz~20kHz +1dB/-3dB(Fs 44.1kHz、EXT IN→LINE OUT、JEITA)
20Hz~22kHz +1dB/-3dB(Fs 48kHz、EXT IN→LINE OUT、JEITA)
20Hz~40kHz +1dB/-3dB(Fs 96kHz、EXT IN→LINE OUT)
Total Harmonic Distortion Less than 0.05%(Fs 44.1/48/96kHz、EXT IN→LINE OUT)
S/N Ratio Greater than 92dB(Fs 44.1/48/96kHz、EXT IN→LINE OUT)

 

Computer Requirements
Windows
OS Windows XP
Windows Vista
Windows 7
CPU/Clock Pentium 300MHz Min.
Memory 128MB Min.
USB Port USB2.0 recommended
Macintosh
OS Mac OS X v10.2 or later
CPU/Clock Power PC、iMac、G3、G4 、G5 266MHz Min.
Memory 64MB Min.
USB Port USB2.0 recommended

http://tascam.com/product/dr-40/specifications/

Tascam DR-07MKII

DR-07MKII SPECIFICATIONS

  • Handheld Portable Recorder
  • Adjustable Stereo Condenser Microphones (XY or AB)
  • Up to 96kHz/24-bit WAV (BWF) linear PCM recording
  • Stereo MP3 recording from 32-320 kbps bit rate
  • Reverb effect
  • Overdub recording mode
  • Auto Record and Auto Mark functions
  • Peak Reduction function, optimized for music recording, automatically sets the gain of while recording
  • Limiter and low-cut filter to help prevent distortion
  • Automatic or manual level setting
  • Self timer recording starts recording 5 or 10 sec. after pressing the record button for waiting until you are ready
  • Auto and manual track increment
  • Variable speed playback (50%-150%) without changing the pitch
  • Loop and repeat playback
  • Level Align feature prevents uneven volume levels during playback
  • Playback EQ setting
  • Editing function (Divide and delete)
  • Up to 99 mark points on each file
  • Chromatic tuner
  • 1/8” stereo mic/line input
  • USB 2.0 port for transfer to PC and external power
  • Up to 2-second pre recording buffer
  • Jump back function returns to previous point with one action (1-10, 20, 30 sec.)
  • 1/8” headphone/line output
  • Built-in speaker
  • microSD (64MB – 2GB)/microSDHC (4GB – 32GB) card slot (2GB card included)
  • Powered by 2 AA batteries, AC adapter (optional: PS-P515U), or USB bus power
  • Tripod socket hole
  • Dimensions: 2.2” W x 5.5” H x 1” D (55mm x 141mm x 26mm)
  • Weight: 4.4 oz (125g)

http://tascam.com/product/dr-07mk2/specifications/

Zoom H2 Specs

Zoom H2

 

H2 SPECIFICATIONS
●Simultaneous Recording Tracks:[Stereo mode] 2, [4ch mode] 4 ●Simultaneous Playback Tracks:[Stereo mode] 2, [4ch mode] 4 ●Locator:Hours/Minutes/Seconds ●File Editing functions:Time Stamp check, Rename, Delete, Size check, Divide, Normalize ●Other functions:MP3 post-encode, A-B repeat, Lo-cut filter, AGC/compressor/limiter, Marker ●Tuner:Chromatic, Guitar, Bass, Open A/D/E/G, DADGAD ●Metronome:5 Sounds(Beat 0/4-8/4, 6/8, Tempo 40.0-250.0BPM) ●A/D Conversion:24bit, 128 times over-sampling ●D/A Conversion:24bit, 128 times over-sampling ●Signal Processing:32bit ●Recording Media:SD memory card(16MB-2GB), SDHC memory card(4GB-32GB) ●Recording Format:[Stereo mode] WAV(Quantization:16/24bit, Sampling frequency:44.1/48/96kHz), MP3(Bitrate:48/56/64/80/96/112/128/160/192/224/256/320kbps/VBR, Sampling frequency:44.1kHz), [4ch mode] WAV(Quantization:16/24bit, Sampling frequency:44.1/48kHz) ●Playback Format:[Stereo mode] WAV(Quantization:16/24bit, Sampling frequency:44.1/48/96kHz), MP3(Bitrate:32/40/48/56/64/80/96/112/128/160/192/224/256/320kbps/VBR, Sampling frequency:44.1/48kHz), [4ch mode] WAV(Quantization:16/24bit, Sampling frequency:44.1/48kHz) ●Display:128×64 pixel, back-lit LCD ●Inputs:[LINE IN] 1/8″ stereo phone jack(Input impedance:10kΩ, Input level:-10dBm), [EXT MIC IN] 1/8″ stereo phone jack(Plug-in powered:2.5V, Input impedance:20kΩ, Input level:-20/-30/-40dBm), [Built-in stereo mic] W-XY stereo microphone(MIC GAIN:+1.5/+17/+27dB) ●Output:[PHONES/LINE OUT] 1/8″ stereo phone jack([LINE] Output load impedance:10kΩ or more, Rated output level:-10dBm / [PHONES] 15mW+15mW, into 32Ω load) ●USB Interface:Mini-B type(USB2.0 Full-Speed compatible), Mass Storage Class operation / Audio Interface operation(16bit, 44.1/48kHz) ●Power Requirements:AA size(LR6) battery x2, or Supplied AC adaptor AD-0006(DC9V/300mA/center minus type) ● Battery Life(with alkaline batteries):4 hours recording, 4.5 hours playback ●Dimensions:63.5(W)x110(D)x32(H)mm ●Weight(without batteries):110g ●Supplied Accessories:SD memory card(512MB), Desktop stand, Mic clip adaptor, Wind screen, Earbuds, USB cable, Stereo Y cable, AC adaptor(AD-0006)

http://www.zoom.co.jp/products/h2/spec/

Zoom H4n Specs

Zoom H4n

 

H4n SPECIFICATIONS

<STEREO Mode>

●Simultaneous Recording Tracks: 2 ●Simultaneous Playback Tracks: 2 ●Functions: Lo-cut Filter, Compressor/Limiter, Mono Mix, M/SStereo Decoder, Auto-Rec, Pre-Rec, Tuner, Metronome, A-B Repeat, Variable Speed Playback, File Dividing, Normalize, MP3 Post-Encode, Marker ●Recording Format: WAV (Quantization: 16/24bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1/48/96kHz), MP3 (Bit Rate: 48/56/64/80/96/112/128/160/192/224/256/320kbps/VBR, Sampling Frequency: 44.1kHz) ●Playback Format: WAV (Quantization: 16/24bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1/48/96kHz), MP3 (Bit Rate: 32/40/48/56/64/80/96/112/128/160/192/224/256/320kbps/VBR, Sampling Frequency: 44.1/48kHz)

<4CH Mode>

●Simultaneous Recording Tracks: 4 ●Simultaneous Playback Tracks: 4 ●Functions: Lo-cut Filter, Compressor/Limiter, M/S Stereo Decoder, Auto-Rec, Pre-Rec, Tuner, Metronome, A-B Repeat, Normalize, Marker ●Recording Format: WAV (Quantization: 16/24bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1/48kHz) ●Playback Format: WAV (Quantization: 16/24bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1/48kHz)

<MTR Mode>

●Simultaneous Recording Tracks: 2 ●Simultaneous Playback Tracks: 4 ●Effect: 50 types, 2 Modules, 60 patches ●Functions: Tuner,Metronome, Punch-In/Out, Bounce ●Recording Format: WAV (Quantization:16bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1kHz) ●Playback Format: WAV (Quantization:16bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1kHz)

<STAMINA Mode>

●Simultaneous Recording Tracks: 2 ●Simultaneous Playback Tracks: 2 ●Functions: Lo-cut Filter, Auto-Rec ●Recording Format: WAV(Quantization: 16bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1kHz) ●Playback Format: WAV(Quantization: 16bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1kHz)

<Common Specs>

●A/D Conversion: 24bit, 128times oversampling ●D/A Conversion: 24bit,128times oversampling ●Signal Processing: 32bit ●Recording Media: SD memory card (16MB – 2GB), SDHC memory card (4GB – 32GB) ●Display: 128 x 64pixel, 1.9-inch backlit LCD ●Balanced / Unbalanced Input: 2 x XLR-1/4″phone combo Jack ●Input Impedance: balanced input = 1kΩ balanced / pin 2 hot, unbalanced input = 480kΩ unbalanced ●Input Level: balanced input = -10 to -42dBm, unbalanced input = +2 to -32dBm ●Phantom Power Supply: 48V,24V, OFF ●Built-in Stereo Mic: Unidirectional condenser microphone (Gain: +7 to +47dB) ●External Mic Input: 1/8″ stereo phone jack(Plug- in powered,Input impedance: 2kΩ, Input level: -7 to -47dBm) ●Phones / Line Output: 1/8″ stereo phone jack ●Output Load Impedance: 10kΩ or more ●Rated Output Level: -10dBm ●Phones Output Level: 20mW + 20mW into 32Ω load ●Built-in Speaker: 400mW 8Ω ●Phantom Power: 48V, 24V, OFF ●USB Interface: Mini-B type (USB2.0 High Speed compatible), Mass Storage Class operation / Audio Interface operation (16bit, 44.1kHz / 48kHz) ●Power Requirements: AA size (LR6) battery x 2, or AC adaptor (DC5V/1A/center plus) ●Battery Life (with alkaline batteries): 6 hours (Normal mode), 11 hours (Stamina mode) ●Dimensions: 70(W) x 156.3(D) x 35(H)mm ●Weight: 280g (without batteries)

http://www.zoom.co.jp/products/h4n/spec/

Zoom H1 Specs

Zoom H1 h1_12

 

SPECIFICATIONS

●Simultaneous Recording Tracks: 2 ●Simultaneous Playback Tracks: 2 ●Functions: Lo-cut Filter, Auto REC Level, Marker ●Recording Format: WAV (Quantization: 16/24bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1/48/96kHz) MP3 (Bit Rate: 48/56/64/80/96/112/128/160/192/224/256/320kbps, Sampling Frequency: 44.1kHz) ●Playback Format: WAV (Quantization: 16/24bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1/48/96kHz) MP3 (Bit Rate: 32/40/48/56/64/80/96/112/128/160/192/224/256/320kbps, Sampling Frequency: 44.1/48kHz) ●A/D Conversion: 24bit, 128times oversampling ●D/A Conversion: 24bit,128times oversampling ●Signal Processing: 32bit ●Recording Media: microSD card (16MB – 2GB), microSDHC card (4GB – 32GB) ●Display: 127 segment custom LCD (with backlight) ●Built-in Stereo Mic: Unidirectional condenser microphone ●Gain: 0 to +39dB ( Minimum gain with digital attenuation: -28dB) ●Maximum Sound Pressure Level: 120dB SPL ●Mic / Line Input: 1/8″ stereo phone jack (Plug-in power supported) ●Input impedance: 2kΩ (Input level: 0 to -39dBm) ●Phones / Line Output: 1/8″ stereo phone jack ●Output Load Impedance: 10kΩ or more ●Rated Output Level: -10dBm ●Phones Output Level: 20mW + 20mW into 32Ω load ●Built-in Speaker: 400mW 8Ω ●USB Interface: Mini-B type (USB2.0 High Speed compatible), Mass Storage Class operation ●Power Requirements: LR6 or Ni-MH AA battery x 1, or AC adapter (AD-17, USB to AC type) ●Battery Life (LR6 batteries): 10 hours (MP3), 9.5 hours (WAV) ●Dimensions: 44(W) x 136(D) x 31(H)mm vWeight: 60g (without batteries)

http://www.zoom.co.jp/products/h1/spec/