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Sony intros new field audio recorder
The new PCM-D1 features 4GB of internal flash memory, removable Memory Stick Pro high-speed storage and a built-in USB 2.0 port for Macintosh and Windows/PC operating systems.
Sony has introduced the PCM-D1 portable audio recorder. The flash memory based device is designed to produce digital stereo recordings that are completely faithful to the original master, the PCM-D1. With a weight of 18.5oz, the recorder can be used for recording in an array of applications.
The PCM-D1 features 96K-24 bit recording capability, 4GB internal flash memory, removable Memory Stick Pro high-speed storage and a built-in USB 2.0 port for Macintosh and Windows/PC operating systems.
The recorder has a built-in condenser microphones in an X - Y configuration with low self-noise, high sensitivity and nearly 30kHz frequency response. WAV recording file format capability, analog level meters with LED peak overload indicators, and an LCD display with comprehensive recorder status indication and menu selection are also included.
The recorder runs on four AA nickel metal hydride rechargeable batteries. Running time is about four hours at 96kHz. Signal processing functions include SBM, limiter and 200Hz high pass filter.
For more information, visit www.sony.com/professional.
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