CUTTING-EDGE TECHNOLOGY IN A SIMPLE DEVICE.
The WS-822 features two internal directional condenser microphones, achieving the best ever quality in sound recording for this series. An impressive array of playback functions; including the improved Voice Balance, Voice Playback and Transcription Mode. As with all our WS recorders, the WS-822 boasts direct connect USB connection, calendar search function, and plenty of memory with 4GB internal and microSD card slot for expandable memory.
1,000 HOURS OF RECORDING TIME – 4GB MEMORY AND MICRO SD REMOVABLE MEDIA
With 4GB of internal memory and 1,000 hours of recording time, you’ll be able to capture notes, lectures, and more – and still have room to store documents. The device also features a microSD slot with the potential to hold up to 32GB of additional memory. The WS-822 offers an impressive 37 hours of battery life.
ENHANCED VOICE BALANCER FUNCTION
Voice Balancer function adjusts the volume levels of all speakers to a certain level so that it is more clear to hear on playback.
VOICE PLAYBACK FUNCTION
Voice Playback allows you to skip the non-voice portions of a recording and only playback the parts with recorded voices, making for more seamless recordings and easier to transcribe files.
DIRECT LINK TO YOUR MAC/PC
With the "USB Direct" design, it is easy to transfer your files over to your Mac or PC. Just plug the recorder right into your computer for fast downloads – no cables needed.
PCM, MP3 & WMA RECORDING
Record and playback in the format of your choice. With three compatible formats, the WS-802 offers more versatility and enables expanded recording capacity.
USB STORAGE DEVICE WITH BATTERY CHARGE FUNCTION
The recorder can connect directly to a PC with the built-in USB connector. You can transfer data and also charge the battery. It is equipped with a microSD slot so connection with PC’s are even more convenient.
Background noise which may have been captured during recording is powerfully reduced with the world's highest level of noise cancellation technology.
CALENDAR SEARCH FUNCTION
Audio files saved on the recorder are automatically marked with the date. Because files are displayed by the calendar format, you can quickly find the file you are looking for by the date of recording.
SCENE SELECT FUNCTION
By simply selecting from the menu, you can set optimum recording settings according to the scenes. With five modes and three user configurations, anyone can easily make fail-proof high-quality recordings, even in an environment requiring a quick response.
99 INDEX MARKS AND FILE MOVE
Set up to 99 index marks per file to easily access designated parts of the recording.
Recording format Linear PCM, MP3 and WMA Internal memory 4GB External memory microSD (2GB～32GB) Folders/Messages 5/200 per folder Highest quality recording mode Linear PCM 44.1kHz/16bit Frequency response 40～21,000Hz Recording time Approx. 5h 45m Default setting recording mode MP3 128kbps Frequency response 40～17,000Hz Recording time Approx. 65h Longest time recording mode WMA 8kbps Frequency response 40～ 3,000Hz Recording time Approx. 1,000h Direct USB Yes Battery charge function via PC Yes Calendar Search Function Yes Speaker D18mm round dynamic speaker Microphone jack D3.5mm mini-jack, impedance 2k ohm Earphone jack D3.5mm mini-jack, impedance 8k ohm or more Maximum working output 150mW （8 ohm speaker) Battery life (Recording) Approx. 37h （WMA 8kbps） with alkaline battery PC Requirements ≪Windows≫ ●Microsoft Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 (Standard installation） ●with more than one free USB port ≪Macintosh≫ ●Mac OS X 10.5～10.8 (Standard installation） ●with more than one free USB port Battery AAA battery (LR03) or Olympus Ni-MH rechargeable battery External power supply A514 (Optional) External dimensions (H) x (W) x (D) mm 4.0" x 1.6" x 0.6" Weight (g) 1.9 ozs including battery Supplied accessories BR404 (rechargeable battery) E37 Stereo Earphone
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April 25, 2015
Well worth it
Grabs lectures in all my oildfield safety briefings for the OSHA classes that are required consistently; and captures phone calls amazingly when divorce court heard what she would say to me over the phone! I'll never buy another DVR brand as far as things stand! I saved myself on repaid damages for all the hard times that were behind, this little investment has more than proven to have multi use beyond what I could have expected! Recordings so clear I could hear everything that was being said everytime I used it with all my hearing functions adjustable!
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