Roland’s tiny R-07 recorder is better than your phone’s recorder app
In an period when the smartphone can do all the pieces, why do you want a standalone audio recorder? Roland, makers of music gear, might need a solution.
Their R-07 voice recorder is about as huge as an authentic iPod and is designed for music recording, follow and playback. It options two microphones on prime in addition to an auxiliary microphone enter. It additionally features a headphone jack and helps Bluetooth.
As a recorder, the R-07 is a single-touch marvel. You file by turning it on and urgent the middle button. It information to MicroSD card and may create as much as 96 kHz 24-bit WAVs and 320 kbps MP3s. It runs on USB energy or two AA batteries.
A Scene mode makes the R-07 a bit extra attention-grabbing. It has built-in limiters and low lower, basically options that can make voices crisper. Additional, you may set it to “Music Long” to file longer performances whereas utilizing much less drive area.
Rehearsal mode allows you to hear stay audio by audio playback, an important characteristic for budding musicians.
Lastly, you may management as much as 4 gadgets without delay through Bluetooth, permitting you to mic varied members of a band, for instance.
The R-07 prices an appropriate $199 and is delivery now. Whereas it doesn’t beat an enormous recorder with twin mics and XLR inputs just like the Zoom H6 by way of versatility, by way of portability and sound high quality — to not point out music-friendly options — the R-07 is a superb different to the Voice Memos app in your telephone.