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TASCAM DR-05X Stereo Handheld Recorder And USB Interface

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The TASCAM DR05X is simple to operate with premium quality recording right in the palm of your hand. Featuring stereo condenser microphones for high-resolution recording, the DR05X records to multiple formats plus functions as a USB interface. Operations like recording, adjusting levels, deleting bad takes and adding markers are just a button press away. For musicians and recording artists at any stage of their career, there's no easier way to get great-sounding recordings than the TASCAM DR05X.

TASCAM DR-05X Stereo Handheld Recorder And USB Interface Features
  • Stereo condenser microphones for lively, high-quality sound and high-resolution recording
  • Support multiple languages for menu (ENG/FRA/DEU/ITA/ESP/RUS/PRT/JPN/CHI/KOR)
  • Overwrite function for Punch-In recording with one level of Undo
  • Functions as a 2in/ 2out USB Audio Interface for Mac or PC recording
  • Dictation mode designed for human voice recording and transcription
  • High-quality 96kHz/24-bit WAV/BWF linear PCM recording and long recordings as MP3 files possible
  • MicroSD/ microSDHC/ microSDXC cards can be used as recording media (up to 128GB)
  • Mark function that can set up to 99 points for a single track Mark information can be utilized by BWF compatible software
  • Audio files created on computers can be played (Only in formats compatible with this product)
  • Built-in monaural speaker with an output of 0.3W
  • Pre-recording buffer that can record up to 2 seconds prior to starting recording
  • When a predetermined maximum file size is reached, a new file is created to continue recording
  • Track increment creates new files at arbitrary locations during recording
  • File name format can be set to use a user-defined word or the date
  • The first six characters of the file name for recording can be set freely
  • Playlist function
  • A chromatic tuner is equipped which is helpful for practicing musical instruments
  • Stereo mini headphone jack for external stereo microphones (provides plug-in power) / External line input
  • Stereo mini headphone line output / Headphone output connector
  • 128×64 pixel graphic LCD with backlight
  • High-speed file transfer to a computer is possible using USB 2.0 (Micro USB B type)
  • Powered by 2 AA batteries, USB bus power, or optional AC adapter (PS-P520E)
  • Tripod attachment screw-hole built in to the unit
  • Proven high sound pressure design for capturing loud sounds of up to 125dB SPL, making it ideal for loud band recordings
  • Peak reduction function that detects peaks and automatically sets the optimal level
  • Self-timer recording function
  • Seamless gain control
  • Three low cut filter levels that cut unnecessary low frequency noise such as from air conditioning equipment(40/80/120Hz)
  • Speed change (VSA) function for adjusting the speed from 0.5 to 1.5 times (in 0.1 increments), which is great for practicing music and language study
  • Level align feature that prevents uneven volume levels
  • Equalizer setting for adjusting playback sound quality
  • Divide/delete functions
  • Loop/repeat playback function that is convenient for practicing music and studying languages
  • Resume function that retains the last stop position and starts playback from that position when power is turned back ON
  • Jump back and play that skips back a preset number of seconds during playback (1 to 10 sec in 1 sec increments, 10 sec, 20 sec, 30 sec)
  • QUICK menu button for easy access to various functions

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Product Specifications

TASCAM DR-05X Stereo Handheld Recorder And USB Interface Specifications
  • Recording media: microSD card, microSDHC card, microSDXC card (up to128GB)
  • File system: FAT16/32 
  • File format: WAV/BWF 44.1/48/96kHz, 16/24bit MP3 
  • Sampling frequency: 44.1/48 kHz
  • Bit-rate for recording: 32/64/96/128/192/256/320kbps
  • Playback bit rate: 32 - 320kbps, VBR, ID3TAG Ver. 2.4
  • Number of channels: 2-channel (Stereo), 1-channel (Mono)
  • Playback speed control: 0.5 - 1.5 times (in 0.1 increments) * 44.1/48 kHz only 
  • Built-in microphone: Omnidirectional, stereo
  • Built-in speakers: 0.3W, Mono
  • Low-cut filter: 40/80/120Hz
  • Chromatic tuner: C1 - B6, A4 = 435Hz - 445Hz (in 1Hz increments)
  • Effector: 6 presets (HALL1/2, ROOM, STUDIO, PLATE1/2)
  • USB: USB 2.0, micro-B type connector
  • Tripod attachment screw-hole: 1/4” Tripod attachment screw-hole 
  • MIC/EXT IN: Stereo mini headphone jack, Unbalanced, Plug-in power 
  • Nominal input level: -20dBV
  • Maximum input level: -4dBV
  • Input impedance: 25kO
  • PHONES/LINE OUT: Stereo mini headphone jack, Unbalanced 
  • Nominal output level: -14dBV (10kO load)
  • Maximum output level: +2dBV (10kO load) 
  • Output impedance: 12O 
  • Frequency response: 
    • Fs 44.1kHz 20Hz - 20kHz, +1/-3dB (EXT IN to LINE OUT, JEITA)
    • Fs 48kHz 20Hz - 22kHz, +1/-3dB (EXT IN to LINE OUT, JEITA)
    • Fs 96kHz 20Hz - 40kHz, +1/-3dB (EXT IN to LINE OUT, JEITA)
  • THD+N: 0.05% max. (Fs 44.1/48/96kHz, EXT IN to LINE OUT, JEITA) 
  • S/N ratio: 92dB min. (Fs 44.1/48/96kHz, EXT IN to LINE OUT, JEITA) 
  • Power supply: 2 AA batteries, USB bus power, AC100 - 240V (Optional AC adapter) 
  • Power consumption: 1.7W (Max) 
  • Battery operation time (Recording): 
    • With alkaline batteries (EVOLTA): Approx. 17.5 hours (WAV, 44.1kHz, 16bit, using built-in microphone, JEITA) 
    • With Ni-MH batteries (eneloop):Approx. 15.5 hours (WAV, 44.1kHz, 16bit, using built-in microphone, JEITA)
  • Dimensions (W x H x D):  61 x 141 x 26 / 2.4 x 5.55 x 1.02 (mm/inch), 116 / 0.25 (g/lb) (Without battery)
  • Standard accessories: 2 AA batteries for confirming operation, Owner's Manual, Warranty card

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