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TASCAM DR-40X

| specs | pdf | ref manual | manual

 

158 + VAT

190 inc VAT

 

Adjustable internal mic capsules enable either
X/Y & A/B stereo pair positioning

 

Portable 4-Track with Adjustable Microphones & USB Interface


The DR-40X is a versatile four-track audio recorder for music, podcasting, cinema and any other application requiring high-quality audio. Building on the highly successful Tascam DR-40, this recorder adds several new functions to the already comprehensive feature set.

A pair of cardioid condenser microphones handles high sound pressure levels and can be set up in AB or XY orientation for a wide stereo field or extra-clear reproduction with reduced phase displacement between both channels. Users can also use their own microphones or line-level source through dual Neutrik XLR/TRS combo jacks that support both mic level and +4 dBu line level from mixers or the FOH console. The microphone preamps include 48-volt phantom power and plenty of gain to capture everything from small whispers to loud live sounds. Using the stereo built-in microphones, you can capture ambient sound of the audience while recording directly from an external console, which is ideal for live performances. Like its predecessor, the DR-40X also offers dual-level recording, a feature that helps to avoid distortion by providing a second recording file created with a lower level setting.

 

Simple to Operate
The layout of the DR-40X has been revamped to be quick and easy to work with one thumb. Operations like recording, adjusting levels, deleting bad takes and adding marks are just a button press away. Menus are available in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, Russian, Chinese, Korean, Japanese. Three different auto level modes (Limiter, Peak Reduction, Auto Level) can help to prevent accidental distortion while recording. You may apply one out of six reverb effects to the input or output signal, and an Overdub feature allows voices or instruments to be added to existing audio files. There is also a Level Align function that allows to smooth out any sudden volume jumps during playback, and a built-in speaker is provided for quick check-back. Other features like variable speed audition, low-cut filtering, chromatic tuner and more can be chosen from the menu.

 

Transcript Your Voice Recordings
The new Dictation Mode enables you to jump back and forth in preselected increments while playing back a file. It can be combined with speed control and a special dictation EQ making it useful for transcribing minutes recordings, for example. The new tape-style Overwrite mode with one level of undo lets you select a drop-in time and replace part of an existing recording.

 

Turn Your Room Into a Studio In a Minute
Apart from handheld recording, the DR-40X can also be used as a USB audio interface with two inputs and outputs, making it a strong yet easy gear for voiceover work, live streaming, podcasting and songwriting with studio-quality audio.

 

KEY & OTHER FEATURES

TASCAM DR-40X SPECIFICATIONS  | info | pdf | ref manual | manual | buy |

 

TASCAM DR-40X SHOP

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Item

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TAS-DR-40X

Tascam DR-40X Solid State Sound Recorder
 

190

       

SUGGESTED BATTERIES, CHARGERS & PSU FOR THE TASCAM DR-40X

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Item

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TAS-BP-6AA

Tascam BP-6AA battery pack for DR-40X (takes 6 x AA batteries to increase operation time from 17.5hrs to over 50 hours)

55

TAS-PS-P520E

Tascam PS-P520U AC Adaptor, runs DR-40X when no PC or laptop is available

21

ANS-PL4W

Ansmann POWERLINE-4-WORLD Worldwide Smart Charger, USB Power Supply & Battery Set (includes 4 x 2100mAh low self-discharge rechargeable batteries and a set of worldwide main power plug-tops)

39

ANS-AA-DFP8

Ansmann Alkaline AA Batteries x 12 (3 x Packs of 4)

8

TASCAM DR-40X ACCESSORIES

   

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Item

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TAS-AK-DR11G

Tascam AK-DR11GMK3 Handheld Accessory Pack for DR-40X (includes Furry Windshield, Grip, Power Adaptor & Soft Case)

 

30

TAS-AK-DR11C

Tascam AK-DR11CMK2 DSLR Accessory Pack for DR-40X (includes Attenuator Cable, Splitter Cable, Furry Windscreen, Camera Hot-Shoe Adaptor & Soft Case)
 

26

TAS-RC-10

Tascam RC-10 Wired/Wireless Remote Control for DR-40X

46

SSS-TP2015-1

Solid State Sound TransPedal-2015 transcription foot-pedal

99

SSS-CLAM

The Clamshell Case Semi-Hard Equipment Case for small & medium sized Solid State Sound recorders and accessories

39

SSS-FTS2

SSS FTS2 Folding Tripod Stand/Handle for Solid State Sound Recorders - a premium quality professional grade stand with folding legs, fits to the tripod adaptor screw thread on the back of the recorder
 

39

SSS-ADAP-CAM

SSS-ADAP-CAM Camera Thread/Hot Shoe Adaptor for any recorder fitted with a camera mount thread - enables your recorder to be mounted on top of an SLR or video camera

29

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APPROVED MEMORY CARDS

 

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The Tascam DR-40X uses...

 

SD (SDHC) Cards up to 128Gb

 

 

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