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Zoom Q3 Handy Video Recorder  

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Anyone who's ever experienced a film with great audio knows how vital sound is to the movie. The Q3 Handy Video Recorder brings Zoom's renowned audio technology to the camcorder, making it the best so... Read More

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Overview

Anyone who's ever experienced a film with great audio knows how vital sound is to the movie. The Q3 Handy Video Recorder brings Zoom's renowned audio technology to the camcorder, making it the best sounding video camcorder you've ever heard.

Brilliant Stereo Recording... Now on your videos
The Q3 uses the same microphone capsules as our industry-leading H4n Handy Recorder and is perfect for recording anything where great audio and video are a must. From live musical performances and rehearsals, interviews, conferences to video podcasts, journalism, education, recitals, weddings or sports, the Q3's pristine audio quality takes your videos to another level.

Designed with everything you need to make your movies right out of the box, the Q3 includes HandyShare software for editing, and a 2GB SD card for up to 1 hour of video recording time. And the Q3 will also accept up to 32GB SDHC cards for a staggering 16 hours of moviemaking.

Cutting room and distribution included...
When your shoot is complete, the Q3's cleverly designed USB cable lets you upload your movies to your computer. Then use HandyShare to edit and share them on your favorite websites including YouTube, Facebook and MySpace. Or, plug in the included TV cable and watch your videos on television.

With its high-quality, MPEG-4 SP video format at 30 frames per second, the Q3 renders crystal-clear video at 640 x 480 resolution. And the Q3's large, 2.4" LCD screen with a resolution of 320 x 240 makes viewing easy on the go. Its display also includes audio meters so you can quickly set and monitor your levels as you shoot.

True Stereo Sound
The Q3 has two condenser mics on-board, engineered in the same X/Y pattern that gives recording pros the best stereo recording possible. Arranged with the right and left mics on the same axis, this design ensures that the mics are always an equal distance from the sound source for perfect localization without phase shifting. The result is a great sounding recording with natural depth and highly accurate stereo imaging every time... all at the touch of a button.

The Q3 puts a little bit of video and a whole lot of audio together in one quick and easy to use camcorder that lets you produce great movies on the go.

Features
  • Built-in stereo condenser microphones with X/Y configuration for true stereo imaging
  • Get up to 1 hour of video with bundled 2GB SD card
  • Accepts up to a 32GB SDHC card for 16 hours of recording time
  • Large 2.4" LCD display with a resolution of 320 x 240
  • Video resolution of 640 x 480 at 30 frames/sec
  • Video Format: MPEG-4 SP
  • NTSC / PAL TV output
  • Optics Lens Type: Fixed Focus (0.8m to infinity) with 2x digital zoom
  • Audio formats with video include 44.1/48kHz 16/24-bit Linear PCM WAV or MP3 up to 320kbps
  • Audio only formats include 96kHz 16/24-bit Linear PCM WAV
  • Auto Record Level automatically adjusts audio levels during recordings
  • Uses two standard AA batteries or NiMH rechargeable batteries
  • USB 2.0 with built-in cable
  • Windows and Mac OS compatible
  • Built-in speaker and tripod mount
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Specifications
  • Recording Media: SD memory card (16MB-2GB), SDHC memory card (4GB-32GB) (2GB SD included)
    Image Sensor: VGA CMOS sensor
    Focal Length: 0.8m to infinity
    Video Compression: MPEG4-SP
    Video Resolution: 640 x 480 pixels (VGA)
    Video Format: MOV
    Frame Rate: 30 frames/sec
    Audio Format: PCM (Quantization : 16/24bit, Sampling Frequency : 44.1/48/96kHz), MP3 (Bit Rate: 48/56/64/80/96/112/128/160/192/224/256/320kbps)
    *96kHz sampling is not available in Movie mode
    Functions: Lo-cut filter, Auto REC level, 2x digital zoom
    LCD Screen: 2.4" QVGA
    Built-in Mic: 120-degree X/Y stereo (Maximum Sound Pressure Level: 130dB SPL)
    Built-in Speaker: Monaural, 400mW 8Î
    Phones/Line Output: 1/8" Stereo phone jack
    TV Out: NTSC/PAL compatible, Stereo audio
    USB: USB2.0 High-speed compatible, Mass storage class operation
    Power Requirements: 2 x AA battery (Alkaline / Ni-MH), AC adaptor (DC5V/1A/center positive)
    Battery Life: 2 hours (Movie mode), 4 hours (Audio mode)
    Dimensions (mm): 55(W) x 132.5(D) x 32(H)
    Weight: 130g (without batteries)
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