Audio Recorders and Kits

Olympus LS-12 Audio Recorder


Olympus LS-12 Audio Recorder

 

Available at the Media Services Desk.  Request or reserve online.

 

The LS-12 is a pocket-sized digital recorder recommended for projects that require professional sound quality. With linear PCM (.WAV) recording capabilities at sampling rates of up to 24bit/96kHz, the LS-12 captures sound in extra-high quality.

 

Olympus LS-12 Specs:

Internal Memory: 2 GB flash memory

Card Format: SDHC/SD (up to 32GB; card is not supplied!)
Microphone: Built-in 90-degree directional Stereo
Audio Formats: Full-quality WAVE (.WAV), MP3Sample Rate: 44.1kHz/48kHz/88.2kHz/96kHz (in WAVE format)
Bit Depth: 16bit/24bit
Battery: 2 AA Ni-MH rechargeable
Battery Life: Approximately 50 hours

 

Olympus LS-12 Kit Contents:

  • LS-12 digital audio recorder
  • USB cable
  • AC/DC power adapter
  • 4 rechargeable AA batteries & Instructions

Olympus LS-100 Audio Recorder 

Olympus LS-100 Audio Recorder

Request or reserve online.

 

The LS-100 is a digital recorder recommended for projects that require professional sound quality and control. The recorder has built-in stereo condenser mics with independent left and right recording level dials. It features two XLR/ 1/4" Phone combo jacks for connecting external mics. With linear PCM (.WAV) recording capabilities at sampling rates of up to 24bit/96kHz, the LS-100 captures sound in extra-high quality. Special features include overdubbing and voice activated recording

 

Olympus LS-100 Pro Specs:

Internal Memory: 4 GB
External Memory: SD (up to 64GB, card is not supplied!)
Microphone: Built-in 90 degree directional Stereo
Audio Formats: Full-quality WAVE (.WAV), MP3, Windows Media (.WMA)
Sample Rate: 44.1kHz - 96kHz (in WAVE format)
Bit Depth: 16bit/24bit
Battery: Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery
Battery Life: Approximately 12.5 hours

 

Olympus LS-100 Pro Kit Contents:

  • LS-100 digital audio recorder
  • Windjammer mic-cover
  • 2 Rechargeable Lithium-ion Batteries
  • USB cable• AC/DC power adapter
  • Manual

Marantz PMD 661 Audio Recorder

Marantz

Request or reserve online.

 

The Marantz PMD 661 records to a compact flash card in uncompressed WAVE (.WAV) stereo format. The unit is portable, but larger (8” x 4” x 1.5”) than the Olympus LS-10 (5” x 2” x 1”). This device is recommended ONLY for recordings that require the use of external microphones, such as interviews using a hand-held microphone, recording live music with professional microphones, or recording a line-level signal from a sound board. The PMD 661 has two XLR inputs, 1/8” line in/out connections, phantom power, and runs on AA batteries or AC power.

Email Jones.Media.Center@dartmouth.edu to request a Marantz PMD 661 Kit.

 

Marantz PMD 661 Specs:

Internal Memory: 2 GB

Microphone: Built-in Stereo

External Inputs: 2 XLR inputs, 1/8” line input

Audio Formats: Full-quality WAVE (.WAV), MP3

Sample Rate: 44.1kHz/48kHz

Bit Depth: 16bit

Battery: 4 AA Ni-MH rechargeable

 

Marantz PMD 661 Kit Contents:

  • PMD 661 Digital Audio Recorder
  • Shure SM 58 dynamic microphone
  • Sony MDR-7505 headphones
  • USB cable
  • 1/8” stereo mini-to-RCA cable
  • AC/DC power adapter
  • Batteries available upon request

iPad Road Studio

iPad Road Studio

Request or reserve online.

 

This portable recording studio features everything you need to capture professional audio on the go. Whether you're recording music, a podcast or just a voiceover recording, the iPad Road Studio can help you succeed.

 

iPad Road Studio Contents:

  • FocusRite iTrack Dock
  • Apple iPad
  • FocusRite CM25B Studio Condenser Microphone with desk stand
  • XLR cable
  • Audio-Technica Studio Headphones
  • Pop filter

Sony Cassette Tape Recorder

Sony Cassette Recorder

Available at the Media Services Desk

This compact cassette tape recorder can be used for both recording and playback. To digitize audio from the cassette tape, please see our quick reference tutorial.

Sony Kit Contents:

  • Sony cassette recorder
  • 4 rechargeable AA batteries