The Zoom H8's ingenious color touchscreen interface presents a radical, yet intuitive "3-way" app workflow navigation; the Most Adaptable Handy Recorder Ever Made!
So, whether you're recording music, sound effects in the field, or professional podcasts, the H8 adapts instantly to the feature set required for the job.
Under its hood the H8 features all of Zoom's industry-leading audio fidelity, legendary transparent preamps, and overall dependable performance. With four XLR and two XLR/TRS combo jacks, the H8 can record up to 12 tracks simultaneously, and you can quickly and easily adjust input type, lo-cut, EQ, compression, limiter, noise gate, and more.
For podcasters, the H8 features four Sound Pads to activate sound effects such as laughter and applause. You can choose from 13 prerecorded sounds or download your own sound effects.
The H8's updated Capsule System 2.0* provides even more flexibility with brand new, high-end, mic and input attachments, as well as offering flawless backwards compatibility with the H6's capsules.
Three distinct application driven interfaces for Field Recording, Music and Podcasting, navigated via large color LCD touchscreen displayCompatible with Zoom's interchangeable capsule system, and three new capsules coming in Q3 (see below)12-track simultaneous recordingFour XLR inputs and two XLR/TRS combo connectorsGain control knobs and -20dB pads for each inputSupplied XYH-6 X/Y capsule provides secondary input via a stereo " Mic/Line In mini phone jackPhantom power for four main XLR inputs: +12/+24/+48VLarge color LCD touchscreen displayRecords directly to SD, SDHC and SDXC cards up to 512GBUp to 24-bit /96kHz audio in BWF-compliant WAV or a variety of MP3 formatsAuto-record, Pre-record and Backup-record functions mean that you'll never miss that perfect takeBuilt-in effects, including low-cut filtering, compression, and limitingMultichannel and stereo USB audio interface for PC/Mac/iPadAccepts standard AA alkaline or NiMH rechargeable batteriesOver 20 hours of operation with 4 AA alkaline batteries
In the Box:
H8 Handy RecorderXYH-6 X/Y Mic CapsuleAA Batteries (x4)Quick Guide
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