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TASCAM DR40 4-Track Handheld Digital Audio Recorder - Black

TASCAM DR40 4-Track Handheld Digital Audio Recorder - Black

  • Brand: TASCAM
  • MPN: TASCAMDR40
  • Part #: AUDTSC1003
  • UPC:043774027583
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"Great machine, a worthy successor to my last small machine the Sony M10. Great recording quality, the only negative is that it does not have the easy track marking on playback that the Sony had."
 Don A. ~ 24-11-18

Features

The black DR-40 4-Track Handheld Digital Audio Recorder from Tascam

Provides professional-level features and flexibility in a compact and durable design that's ideal for use in the field. The unit can record high-quality WAV/BWF or MP3 files to readily-available SD or SDHC flash memory cards, allowing you to record hours of material and share it easily. A 2GB card is included so you can get started recording right away.

The recorder features built-in adjustable condenser microphones, allowing you to choose an X/Y or A/B recording pattern to meet the needs of your environment and application. A built-in limiter and switchable low cut filter reduce peaks and rumble for cleaner recordings. There are a pair of Neutrik combo inputs that accept XLR and 1/4" connections for terrific flexibility. Built-in mic preamps provide phantom power so you can use external condenser mics. A 3.5mm headphone/line output allows you to connect additional equipment such as headphones or small speakers. The high-speed USB 2.0 port allows you to transfer your recordings to a Mac or PC for editing or sharing.

- Compact Design
- Adjustable Condenser Mics
- Records to SD/SDHC Media
- WAV/BWF and MP3 Recording
- XLR and 1/4" Combo Inputs
- Phantom Power
- USB 2.0 Connector
- Integrated Speaker
- 3.5mm Headphone/Line Output
- Battery, AC, or USB Power

A built-in speaker allows you to play back your recordings immediately for review. Other features include a dual recording mode, and overdub mode, and a peak reduction feature. There is a 2-second pre-recording buffer to ensure that you never miss a priceless moment due to pressing the record button too late. There is also a chromatic tuner and a stereo reverb effect. A threaded mounting hole lets you mount the recorder on a tripod for terrific stability. The DR-40 can operate for up to 15 hours from 3 standard AA batteries. It can also use USB bus power via the included cable. An optional AC adapter and external battery pack (sold separately) provide additional powering options.

Compact Design

The small size of the recorder makes it easy to use in the field for a variety of applications

High-Quality Recording

Record WAV/BWF files at rates up to 24-bit/96 kHz and MP3 files up to 320 kbps

Reliable Media

The DR-40 records to widely-available SD or SDHC flash memory cards with capacities up to 32GB for stable, reliable recordings. A 2GB card is included

Adjustable Mics

The built-in adjustable condenser mics provide X/Y and A/B stereo patterns for tight imaging or opening up for more room sound

Integrated Speaker

A built-in speaker lets you review your recordings instantly

Limiter and Low Cut Filter

The built-in limiter and switchable low cut filter (40/80/120 Hz) reduce peaks and rumble for crisp, clear audio. A peak reduction feature will set the input level automatically without turning it back up later. You can also choose automatic or manual level setting

Combo Inputs

The locking Neutrik combo jack inputs accept XLR and 1/4" connections for wide compatibility with a variety of mic and line level devices for 4-track recording

Built-in Preamps

The integrated mic preamps provide phantom power for external condenser microphones

3.5mm Output

A 3.5mm headphone/line output lets you connect headphones, small speakers, and other devices

USB 2.0

The high-speed USB 2.0 port allows you to quickly and easily transfer your recordings to a Mac or PC

Power Options

The recorder can operate for up to 15 hours on 3 standard AA batteries. It can also operation by USB bus power from a computer, or from an optional AC wall adapter (PS-P515U). An optional external battery pack (BP-6AA) is also available

Dual Recording Mode

The dual recording mode will capture a safety track at a lower volume level than your primary track to prevent peaking and distortion

Easy Navigation

The quick menu options and clear LCD screen let you set functions with a minimum of menus

2-Button Record

Start your recordings quickly and easily by hitting the record button twice

Effects

The recorder has a stereo reverb effect and a VSA feature to adjust playback speed from 50-150%

Timer Recording

The timed recording feature begins the track 5-10 seconds after you hit the button, allowing time for get-ready when self-recording

Overdub Mode

The overdub mode will record over your previous take, but still keep a copy of the original, just in case

Level Align and EQ

Level align and EQ settings prevent uneven volume levels during playback and allow you to customize your sound

Pre-Recording

The pre-recording feature will capture up to 2 seconds of audio from before you hit the record button, allowing you to capture unexpected audio moments

Tuner

A chromatic tuner makes sure you play or sing perfectly in key

Tripod Mount

A threaded tripod mount socket lets you place the recorder on a stand for convenient tabletop recording

Optional Remotes

Optional RC-10 and RC-3F remotes are available for wired or footswitch operation

Specifications

Type 
Hand-Held 4-Track Digital Audio Recorder

Recording/Reading Methods 
SD or SDHC Card (64 MB to 32 GB)

Recording Bit Rate 
WAV: 16 and 24-bit
MP3: 32-320 kbps, VBR

Sampling Frequency 
WAV: 44.1, 48, or 96 kHz
MP3: 44.1 and 48 kHz

Number of Channels 
4 (2 Stereo)

Recording Time All times are for a 1GB memory card
Stereo Mode:
MP3: 17 hours 21 mins (128 kbps), 6 hours 56 mins (320 kbps)
WAV: 1 hour 34 mins (16-bit/44.1 kHz), 1 hour 26 mins (16-bit/48 kHz), 28 mins (24-bit/96 kHz)

Frequency Response 
20 Hz~20 kHz +1/-3dB (44.1 kHz, EXT IN-LINE OUT, JEITA)
20 Hz~22 kHz +1/-3dB (48 kHz, EXT IN-LINE OUT, JEITA)
20 Hz~40 kHz +1/-3dB (96 kHz, EXT IN-LINE OUT)

Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) 
< 0.05% (44.1/48/96 kHz, EXT IN-LINE OUT)

S/N Ratio 
> 92 dB (44.1/48/96 kHz, EXT IN-LINE OUT)

A/D Conversion 
24-bit

D/A Conversion 
24-bit

Speed Adjustment 
50-150% Without Affecting Pitch

Connectors 
2 x XLR/TRS Combo Inputs
1 x 3.5mm Headphone/Line Out
1 x High-Speed Mini-B USB 2.0 Port
1 x Remote Jack

Input Impedance 
Mic: 2.2 kOhms
Line: 10 kOhms

Input Level Nominal:
-19 dBV Mic, +4 dBu Line

Max:
-3 dBV Mic, +20 dBu Line

Output Impedance 
12 Ohms

Output Level Nominal:
-14 dBV (10 kOhms)

Max:
+2 dBV (10 kOhms)

Microphone 
Adjustable Stereo Condenser (X/Y and A/B)

Headphone
Output 20 mW + 20 mW (32 Ohms)

Speaker 
0.3 W, Mono

Filter 
40/80/120 Hz Low Cut

Battery Type/Life 
3 x AA (Alkaline or NiMH)
Up to 15 Hours of Continuous Operation, Phantom Power Off

Power 
100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz (via Optional AC Adapter)

Power Consumption 
2.5 W Max

Dimensions (WxHxD) 
Mics Open: 3.54 x 6.1 x 1.38" (90 x 155 x 35 mm)
Mics Closed: 2.76 x 6.1 x 1.38" (70 x 155 x 35 mm)

Weight 
7.5 oz (213 g) (Without Batteries)

System Requirements 
Windows XP, Vista, or 7, Pentium 300MHz, 128MB RAM, USB 2.0 Recommended
Mac OS X v10.2 or Later, Power PC G3, G4, or G5 266MHz Min, 64MB RAM, USB 2.0 Recommended

Package Weight 
1.15 lb

Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 
8.0 x 5.5 x 3.2"
Manufacturer Part No: TASCAMDR40 Brand: TASCAM Product Type: -
UPC 043774027583 Product Family: - Shipping Weight: 0.6 kg
PB Part No: AUDTSC1003 Product Model: DR40

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Great machine, a worthy successor to my last small machine the Sony M10. Great recording quality, the only negative is that it does not have the easy track marking on playback that the Sony had.
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TASCAM DR40 4-Track Handheld Digital Audio Recorder - Black

  • Brand: TASCAM
  • MPN: TASCAMDR40
  • Part #: AUDTSC1003
  • UPC:043774027583
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Features

The black DR-40 4-Track Handheld Digital Audio Recorder from Tascam

Provides professional-level features and flexibility in a compact and durable design that's ideal for use in the field. The unit can record high-quality WAV/BWF or MP3 files to readily-available SD or SDHC flash memory cards, allowing you to record hours of material and share it easily. A 2GB card is included so you can get started recording right away.

The recorder features built-in adjustable condenser microphones, allowing you to choose an X/Y or A/B recording pattern to meet the needs of your environment and application. A built-in limiter and switchable low cut filter reduce peaks and rumble for cleaner recordings. There are a pair of Neutrik combo inputs that accept XLR and 1/4" connections for terrific flexibility. Built-in mic preamps provide phantom power so you can use external condenser mics. A 3.5mm headphone/line output allows you to connect additional equipment such as headphones or small speakers. The high-speed USB 2.0 port allows you to transfer your recordings to a Mac or PC for editing or sharing.

- Compact Design
- Adjustable Condenser Mics
- Records to SD/SDHC Media
- WAV/BWF and MP3 Recording
- XLR and 1/4" Combo Inputs
- Phantom Power
- USB 2.0 Connector
- Integrated Speaker
- 3.5mm Headphone/Line Output
- Battery, AC, or USB Power

A built-in speaker allows you to play back your recordings immediately for review. Other features include a dual recording mode, and overdub mode, and a peak reduction feature. There is a 2-second pre-recording buffer to ensure that you never miss a priceless moment due to pressing the record button too late. There is also a chromatic tuner and a stereo reverb effect. A threaded mounting hole lets you mount the recorder on a tripod for terrific stability. The DR-40 can operate for up to 15 hours from 3 standard AA batteries. It can also use USB bus power via the included cable. An optional AC adapter and external battery pack (sold separately) provide additional powering options.

Compact Design

The small size of the recorder makes it easy to use in the field for a variety of applications

High-Quality Recording

Record WAV/BWF files at rates up to 24-bit/96 kHz and MP3 files up to 320 kbps

Reliable Media

The DR-40 records to widely-available SD or SDHC flash memory cards with capacities up to 32GB for stable, reliable recordings. A 2GB card is included

Adjustable Mics

The built-in adjustable condenser mics provide X/Y and A/B stereo patterns for tight imaging or opening up for more room sound

Integrated Speaker

A built-in speaker lets you review your recordings instantly

Limiter and Low Cut Filter

The built-in limiter and switchable low cut filter (40/80/120 Hz) reduce peaks and rumble for crisp, clear audio. A peak reduction feature will set the input level automatically without turning it back up later. You can also choose automatic or manual level setting

Combo Inputs

The locking Neutrik combo jack inputs accept XLR and 1/4" connections for wide compatibility with a variety of mic and line level devices for 4-track recording

Built-in Preamps

The integrated mic preamps provide phantom power for external condenser microphones

3.5mm Output

A 3.5mm headphone/line output lets you connect headphones, small speakers, and other devices

USB 2.0

The high-speed USB 2.0 port allows you to quickly and easily transfer your recordings to a Mac or PC

Power Options

The recorder can operate for up to 15 hours on 3 standard AA batteries. It can also operation by USB bus power from a computer, or from an optional AC wall adapter (PS-P515U). An optional external battery pack (BP-6AA) is also available

Dual Recording Mode

The dual recording mode will capture a safety track at a lower volume level than your primary track to prevent peaking and distortion

Easy Navigation

The quick menu options and clear LCD screen let you set functions with a minimum of menus

2-Button Record

Start your recordings quickly and easily by hitting the record button twice

Effects

The recorder has a stereo reverb effect and a VSA feature to adjust playback speed from 50-150%

Timer Recording

The timed recording feature begins the track 5-10 seconds after you hit the button, allowing time for get-ready when self-recording

Overdub Mode

The overdub mode will record over your previous take, but still keep a copy of the original, just in case

Level Align and EQ

Level align and EQ settings prevent uneven volume levels during playback and allow you to customize your sound

Pre-Recording

The pre-recording feature will capture up to 2 seconds of audio from before you hit the record button, allowing you to capture unexpected audio moments

Tuner

A chromatic tuner makes sure you play or sing perfectly in key

Tripod Mount

A threaded tripod mount socket lets you place the recorder on a stand for convenient tabletop recording

Optional Remotes

Optional RC-10 and RC-3F remotes are available for wired or footswitch operation

Specifications

Type 
Hand-Held 4-Track Digital Audio Recorder

Recording/Reading Methods 
SD or SDHC Card (64 MB to 32 GB)

Recording Bit Rate 
WAV: 16 and 24-bit
MP3: 32-320 kbps, VBR

Sampling Frequency 
WAV: 44.1, 48, or 96 kHz
MP3: 44.1 and 48 kHz

Number of Channels 
4 (2 Stereo)

Recording Time All times are for a 1GB memory card
Stereo Mode:
MP3: 17 hours 21 mins (128 kbps), 6 hours 56 mins (320 kbps)
WAV: 1 hour 34 mins (16-bit/44.1 kHz), 1 hour 26 mins (16-bit/48 kHz), 28 mins (24-bit/96 kHz)

Frequency Response 
20 Hz~20 kHz +1/-3dB (44.1 kHz, EXT IN-LINE OUT, JEITA)
20 Hz~22 kHz +1/-3dB (48 kHz, EXT IN-LINE OUT, JEITA)
20 Hz~40 kHz +1/-3dB (96 kHz, EXT IN-LINE OUT)

Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) 
< 0.05% (44.1/48/96 kHz, EXT IN-LINE OUT)

S/N Ratio 
> 92 dB (44.1/48/96 kHz, EXT IN-LINE OUT)

A/D Conversion 
24-bit

D/A Conversion 
24-bit

Speed Adjustment 
50-150% Without Affecting Pitch

Connectors 
2 x XLR/TRS Combo Inputs
1 x 3.5mm Headphone/Line Out
1 x High-Speed Mini-B USB 2.0 Port
1 x Remote Jack

Input Impedance 
Mic: 2.2 kOhms
Line: 10 kOhms

Input Level Nominal:
-19 dBV Mic, +4 dBu Line

Max:
-3 dBV Mic, +20 dBu Line

Output Impedance 
12 Ohms

Output Level Nominal:
-14 dBV (10 kOhms)

Max:
+2 dBV (10 kOhms)

Microphone 
Adjustable Stereo Condenser (X/Y and A/B)

Headphone
Output 20 mW + 20 mW (32 Ohms)

Speaker 
0.3 W, Mono

Filter 
40/80/120 Hz Low Cut

Battery Type/Life 
3 x AA (Alkaline or NiMH)
Up to 15 Hours of Continuous Operation, Phantom Power Off

Power 
100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz (via Optional AC Adapter)

Power Consumption 
2.5 W Max

Dimensions (WxHxD) 
Mics Open: 3.54 x 6.1 x 1.38" (90 x 155 x 35 mm)
Mics Closed: 2.76 x 6.1 x 1.38" (70 x 155 x 35 mm)

Weight 
7.5 oz (213 g) (Without Batteries)

System Requirements 
Windows XP, Vista, or 7, Pentium 300MHz, 128MB RAM, USB 2.0 Recommended
Mac OS X v10.2 or Later, Power PC G3, G4, or G5 266MHz Min, 64MB RAM, USB 2.0 Recommended

Package Weight 
1.15 lb

Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 
8.0 x 5.5 x 3.2"
Date Created: 14:17, 22-01-2019
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/AUDTSC1003/TASCAM-DR40-4-Track-Handheld-Digital-Audio-Recorde
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