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TASCAM's DR-05X Portable Digital Recorder makes recording high-quality audio simple. The DR-05X offers built-in stereo condenser microphones to capture crisp recordings, a user-friendly interface and doubles as a USB audio interface to turn your computer into a studio. Musicians, podcasters, journalists and anyone who needs a portable recording device will appreciate the DR-05X's versatility and powerful features.

Crystal-Clear Recordings with Stereo Mics

The DR-05X comes equipped with dual integrated condenser microphones to record high-definition audio. Omnidirectional mics capture sound from all directions, ideal for recording meetings, interviews, music and ambient noise. Record in MP3 or WAV up to 96kHz/24-bit for studio-quality results.

Intuitive, One-Touch Interface

A redesigned interface makes recording simple. Easily monitor levels, delete takes, add markers or change settings with the press of a button. A bright display shows settings clearly even in sunlight. Multi-language menus support English, Spanish, French, German, Chinese, Korean, Japanese and more.

Turn Your Computer Into a Recording Studio

The DR-05X doubles as a USB audio interface to connect professional-grade mics and instruments to your computer. Use the built-in mics as USB mics to live stream, record podcasts or use in a digital audio workstation with no settings changes required.

Long Battery Life and Storage for Days of Recording

Record for up to 17.5 hours on two AA batteries. Supports high-capacity microSDXC cards up to 128GB for ample storage space. An auto-record feature starts recording automatically when sound is detected and peak reduction prevents distortion. Multiple recording modes like overwrite and nondestructive overdubbing provide more options.

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  • Ideal for voice and music recording
  • Stereo omnidirectional condenser microphones
  • Integrated 2-In/2-Out USB audio interface for PC or Mac
  • Overwrite function for punch-in replacement recording, with one level of Undo
  • Dictation mode to instantly jump back playback
  • Includes speed control and a special dictation EQ
  • Auto Recording function (starts recording when sound level is detected)
  • One-touch user interface with menu button for all common functions
  • Up to 17.5 hours of battery life with standard AA alkaline batteries
  • High-capacity microSDXC card capacity for hundreds of hours of recording time

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Tape machines - 90 day warranty; one year parts warranty.
Warranty terms vary. Check with manufacturer for specific product warranty.

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