The pocket-sized Tascam DR-05 is your perfect go-to for recording birds, frogs, or speech in the field. Up to 96kHz/24-bit Broadcast WAV film recording provides better than CD quality to capture every detail. This device is easy-to-use with functions such as two-button record and the Quick Menu for fast setting changes.
Built into the DR-05 are a pair of omnidirectional condenser microphones, which are tailored for natural ambient recording, with a rich bass response and low handling noise. An additional stereo microphone can be attached for increased recording flexibility. The peak limiter prevents unexpected loud sounds from distorting your recording, whilst an auto-level setting sets the level based on the sound level in your environment, and a low-cut filter removes noise.
- Records in WAV or MP3
- Built-in microphone and speaker
- High-end recording quality
- Omni condenser microphones
- Peak limiter prevents clipping
- Capacity to loop or slow down sections
Dimensions (mm): 61 × 141 × 26
Weight (g; without battery): 116g
Recording media (microSD): 64MB to 2GB
Recording media (microSDHC): 4GB to 32GB
File system: FAT16/32
File format: WAV(BWF), MP3
WAV/BWF Sampling frequency (kHz): 44.1/48/96
WAV/BWF Quantisation bit rate: 16/24bit
MP3 Sampling frequency (kHz): 44.1/48
MP3 Bit-rate for recording: 32/64/96/128/192/256/320kbps
MP3 Playback bit rate: 32 to 320kbps, VBR, ID3 tag Ver. 2.4
Number of channels (stereo): 2
Playback speed control (VSA): 0.5 to 1.5x (in 0.1 increments) *44.1/48kHz only
Built-in microphone: Omnidirectional, stereo
Connector: 3.5mm stereo mini-jack, unbalanced, plug-in power
Input Impendance (kΩ): 25
Nominal Input Level (dBV): -20
Maximum Input Level (dBV): -4
Connector: 3.5mm stereo mini-jack, Unbalanced
Output Impendance (Ω): 12
Nominal Output Level (dBV (10kΩ load)): -14
Maximum Output Level (dBV (10kΩ load)): +2
Maximum Output: 20mW + 20mW(32Ω load)
Built-in speakers: 0.3W, Mono
Low-cut filter (Hz): 40/80/120
Connector: Mini-B type
Format: USB2.0 HIGH SPEED
Chromatic tuner: C1 to B6, A4 = 435Hz to 445Hz (in 1Hz increments)
Tripod attachment screw-hole: 1/4 inch, Tripod attachment screw-hole
Power: 2x AA batteries, USB bus, AC100 to 240V (Optional AC adapter)
Power consumption: 1.7W (Max)
Operation time (hrs; w/alkaline batteries): c. 17.5
Operation time (hrs; w/Ni-MH batteries): c. 15.5
Warranty: 1 year
Includes: 4GB microSD card, USB connection cable, 2 AA batteries for confirming operation, Owner's Manual, Warranty card
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