Tuesday, July 20, 2010

The Olympus Digital Audio Recorder

The nice people over at Olympus www.olympus.co.uk sent the show a new digital audio recorder from their LS series. The is a serious piece of kit, & I can highly recommend it!!!! View the product desription here

Main information • Elegant, compact metal design • Up to 24bit/96kHz sampling rate & PCM recording • High-quality built-in microphones • WAV/WMA/MP3 recording formats • Large, backlit display (1.8 inches) • Long battery life time • 2GB internal memory • SD / SDHC card slot • Built-in stereo speaker • Steinberg Cubase 4 LE software • Cubase 4 LE and LS series Trainings video in 6 languages (English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian) • package includes remote control (incl. battery) and receiver for remote-in socket of LS series
Make high-end audio recordings no matter the time and place. Be it at a concert, a breaking news story, or out in nature, the LS-10 is the perfect
accompaniment. With Linear PCM recording capabilities and sampling rates of up to 24bit/96kHz, this clever pocket-sized device captures audio in
ultimate quality.
Storage Media
Internal / Removable Media Internal + Removable
SD / SDHC card Yes
microSD / microSDHC card No
Internal memory 2 GB
Replaceable memory SD card (512 MB - 8 GB) + SDHC
USB functionality
USB Speed USB 2.0 High Speed
USB storage class Yes
Display Backlit Yes
Display colour White
Display Type Full Dot Matrix Display
Display Size 30.1 x 35.4 mm / 1.83 ''
Device operation
HOLD switch Yes
Power switch Yes
Recording Modes
Recording format WAV / WMA / MP3 , PCM ,
PCM (WAV) format This high-quality, non-compressed recording format gives you better-than-CD sounds.