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Achieve Pristine Audio Anywhere with the DR-05X
Unleash the power of portable, high-fidelity stereo recording with the DR-05X, delivering exceptional MP3 or WAV format audio, including 96-kHz/24-bit high-resolution clarity. Utilize microSD, microSDHC, or microSDXC media for versatile storage options. The pair of omni-directional microphones, with a remarkable tolerance of up to 125 dB SPL, ensures a detailed capture of every nuance. For added flexibility, connect your microphone or line-level source through the mini-jack stereo input, featuring plug-in power for compatible microphones.
The DR-05X redefines simplicity with one-thumb operation. Record, adjust levels, delete unwanted takes, and mark key moments with a single press. Navigate additional features like low-cut filtering, Variable Speed Audition, and a chromatic tuner effortlessly through the multilingual menu (English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, Russian, Chinese, Korean, Japanese). Choose from three auto level modes (Limiter, Peak Reduction, Auto Level) to prevent unintended distortion during recording.
Smart Functions for Seamless Recordings
The Level Align function smoothens abrupt volume changes during playback, enhancing the overall listening experience. With a built-in speaker for quick check-backs, users can apply one of six reverb effects to input or output signals. The Overdub feature allows recording additional parts, preserving the original file's integrity for easy re-recording.
Transcribe with Precision
Introducing Dictation Mode, an innovative feature that facilitates seamless navigation through preselected increments during playback. Combined with speed control and a specialized dictation EQ, it's ideal for transcribing meeting minutes or other recorded content.
Versatile Studio Applications
Beyond handheld recording, the DR-05X transforms into a USB audio interface with two inputs and outputs, making it a go-to tool for voiceover work, live streaming, podcasting, and studio-quality songwriting.
Extended Power and Flexibility
With the ability to operate on two AA batteries for over 17 hours, even at CD-quality recording, the DR-05X ensures you capture every moment. Alternatively, power it via USB bus or an optional AC adapter (PS-P520U) for extended flexibility in various recording scenarios. Elevate your audio recording experience—wherever inspiration strikes.