Echo Meter Touch 2 Pro for iOS

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£303.00 Ex. VAT
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Turn your smartphone into a state-of-the-art bat detector.

or

Turn your Android device into a professional bat research tool with the compact, affordable, and plug-in Echo Meter Touch 2 Pro. The Echo Meter Touch 2 pro is designed for bat professionals and features a higher quality microphone, adjustable gain, and higher sample rate. Its design reduces unwanted sound and captures frequencies up to 192kHz. Kaleidoscope Pro classifiers suggest species and accelerates bat call analysis. The 'Echo Meter Touch Bat Detector, Recorder & Analyzer' is available from the Apple Store.

Key features:

  • Listen to bat echolocations in real-time using Real-Time Expansion, Hetrodyne, or post recording Time Expansion
  • Wildlife Acoustics' RET with unparalleled fidelity - maintains timing and tonality
  • Heterodyne mode, and manual and automatic tuning
  • Fine tune trigger settings and adjust gain and sample rate
  • View the echolocation frequency and timings on a real-time spectrogram
  • See the two most likely bat species for each recording with auto-ID
  • Record to full-spectrum WAV files (triggered or manual)
  • Add voice or text notes
  • See your path and recording locations and view in Google Earth
  • Transfer recordings to your computer, or via email or MMS messaging

 

Species Auto-ID Regions: North America, the Neotropics, the U.K. and Europe, and South Africa

 

Android version available here.

Technical Specifications:

Length w/o connector (mm): 35
Width (mm): 48
Thickness (mm): 10-16
Weight (g): 20

Enclosure: Polycarbonate/ABS with integrated acoustical horn
Weather-resistant: Yes

Recording Format: 16-bit WAV
Gain: 3 settings
Sample Rate (kHz): 256/384
Directionality: slightly directional
Hi-Pass Filter: 2-pole at 8kHz
Maximum recording frequency (kHz): 128/192 (half of the sample rate)

Custom User Settings
Audio Division Ratio for RTE, HET and TE
Real-Time ID (ON/OFF)
Nightly Sessions Mode (ON/OFF)
Real-Time ID (ON/OFF)
Auto-ID Sensitivity
Save Noise Files (ON/OFF)
Max Trigger Length
Trigger Window
Trigger Sensitivity
Trigger Minimum Frequency

Warranty: 1 Year

If you use a case for your iPhone or iPad then you may need to use an extender stub to ensure the EMT2 fully connects. Take a look HERE

Helpful Videos: Wildlife Acoustics have a range of tutorial videos

Please note: NOT compatible with iOS versions earlier than 11.0- iOS compatibility information can be found here.

FAQs
Q. What are the capabilities of Auto-ID?
A. Auto-ID is intended for use in analysing recordings of single bats in free flight in low-clutter environments, rather than during roost emergence, whilst social calls are being made, or when you have multiple or captive bats. The Auto-ID doesn't include every possible bat for each region and will be identified as the species with the most similar call. Bats vary their echolocation calls in response to a wide variety of needs, no automated call identification can achieve 100% accuracy in species identification and should not be relied on as a basis for scientific research. Nevertheless, in the hands of well-trained experts, bat detector recordings can be used to identify many species, providing invaluable discoveries. The Echo Meter Touch allows high-quality recording suitable for analysis by experts.

Q. Are there certain requirements to use the path and recording location function?
A. Yes, this feature requires an iOS device with GPS capability or a Bluetooth GPS receiver.

Q. What are the storage requirements?
A. This depends on the capacity of your device. 5-second recordings use 2.5 MB of storage. A 32 GB phone (with 28 GB of storage available) would be able to save 10,000 recordings. The app also needs at least 600 MB of internal memory storage. The app will warn you of insufficient storage.

Q. What is the battery life of this device?
A. This is dependent on the capacity of your iOS device. If you are running your iOS device with screen brightness minimised, audio at maximum, recording and Auto-ID on and GPS off it would be expected that:

  • iPAD would last up to 9 hours
  • iPAD mini would last up to 7 hours
  • iPhone would last up to 3.5 hours

Q. Is the Echo Meter Touch 2 compatible with all iOS devices?
A. The devices listed below are compatible with Echo Meter Touch 2 and Echo Meter Touch 2 Pro with iOS versions up to 12. There is no guarantee that future iOS versions (released each year in the fall) will work on older devices on this list. With each new iOS version, more processing is required to run the increasingly advanced features. For this reason, it will be necessary for us to remove older devices from this list annually.

  • iPad Pro (all models excluding the third generation Pro with USB-C connector)
  • iPad (all models released after March 2017)
  • iPad Air 2 and third generation
  • iPad mini 4
  • iPhone SE, 6, 6 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus, 7, 7 Plus, 8, 8 Plus, X, XS, XR, XS Max, 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max
  • iPod Touch (6th generation)

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