Zoom F4 Multitrack Field Recorder Kit with Protective Case

When it comes to filmmaking and music recording, the F4 Multitrack Field Recorder Kit has made life so much easier on set with better navigation over menus & audio levels, with 6-inputs and a variable-frequency slate tone generator to confirm levels. The Multitrack Field recorder features a very light design of 1.0kg with a rock-solid construction with tons of features such as multi-track recording to record up to six discrete tracks, camera return with an input 5/6 for monitoring purposes, record simultaneously on two SD/SDHC/SDXC cards up to 512GB each, a file protection that saves your files automatically while recording in case of power loss and more, onboard mixer with effects that allows flexible signal routing from all inputs to all outputs and reduce sound of wind and other noises.

Additionally, included is the Recording and Editing Software with a free license for Steinberg’s Cubase LE music production software and WaveLab LE audio editing software for a full-on audio production toolkit.

  • Zoom F4 and Zoom Protective Case
  • 24-Bit/192 kHz with Integrated Mixer
  • Four Combo XLR-1/4" Inputs
  • High-Quality Preamps with Phantom Power
  • Built-In Limiters on Every Input/Output
  • Side Openings for Cable Inputs on Case
  • Detachable, Water-Resistant Cover
  • Adjustable Strap and Shoulder Pad
  • Pocket for Recorder and Accessories
  • Bottom-Panel Access to Rear of Recorder
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R10,795.00
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When it comes to filmmaking and music recording, the F4 Multitrack Field Recorder Kit has made life so much easier on set with better navigation over menus & audio levels, with 6-inputs and a variable-frequency slate tone generator to confirm levels.
  • 6-input/8-track multitrack field recorder with integrated mixer 
  • 6 discrete inputs, including with 4 locking Neutrik XLR/TRS combo connectors,
    a stereo 3.5mm input, and Zoom mic capsule input
  • Input 5/6 can be used as a camera return for monitoring only.
  • Compact and lightweight metal chassis, weighing just 2 pounds (without batteries)
  • High-quality mic preamps with up to 75 dB gain, less than -127 dBu EIN, and
    +4 dB line inputs
  • Support for up to 24-bit/192 kHz recording as well as 96 kHz, 88.2 kHz, 48 kHz, and 
    44.1 kHz, plus 47.952 kHz/48.048 kHz for HD video compatibility; 16-/24-bit resolution
  • Accurate time code (0.2 ppm) I/O on standard BNC connectors; drop frame/non-drop
    formats with Jam Sync
  • Three different power supply options: 8x AA batteries, external DC battery pack
    with 4-pin HIROSE connector, and Zoom AD-19 12V AC Adapter with
    DHC-1 DC-HIROSE cable (included)
  • Dedicated gain control knob, 6-segment LED level meter, and PFL/Solo switch for
    each channel
  • Phantom power (+48V/+24V) on every preamp 
  • High pass filter, phase invert, and Mid-Side decoder
  • Advanced onboard limiters for input and output
  • Input delay of up to 30 msec per channel / output delay of up to
    10 frames per output
  • Compatible with all Zoom mic capsules from Zoom; optional ECM extender cable
    enables remote positioning
  • Dedicated headphone output (100 mW) with front panel volume control
  • Dual XLR balanced Main Outs plus 1/8" stereo mini-jack Sub Out
  • Front panel OPTION button gives quick access to important shortcuts
  • 1.9” white, backlit monochrome LCD
  • Dual SD/SDHC/SDXC card slots, up to 512 GB each 
  • Support for extensive metadata (BWF and iXML); input time, date,
    project, scene number, etc.
  • Built-in tripod mount; camera mount adapter also included with the Zoom F4 Multitrack Field Recorder
  • Use as a 6-in/4-out USB audio interface (@ 96 kHz) 

The F4 can also be mounted to a tripod and attached to your
camera using the included mounting bracket.

*The F4 does not have Bluetooth capabilities and
is not compatible with the Zoom F8 iOS app

  • F4 Multitrack Field Recorder with Timecode - 6 Inputs / 8 Tracks
  • Camera-Mount Adapter
  • Zoom AD-19 12 VAC Adapter
  • Cubase LE Download Code
  • Wavelab LE Download Code
Zoom F4 Multitrack Field Recorder with Timecode - 6 Inputs / 8 Tracks
Recording Media 16 MB to 2 GB SD cards 4 to 32 GB SDHC cards 64 to 512 GB SDXC cards
Input Connectors Input 1-4: XLR-1/4" / 6.35 mm combo jacks
Input 5-6: 1/8" / 3.5 mm stereo mini jack
Input Gain XLR (Mic): +10 to +75 dB
TRS (Line): -10 to +55 dB
Mini Jack Input: -10 dBV (Level: -10 dBV setting), +4 dBu (Level: +4 dBu setting)
Input Impedance XLR (Mic): 3.0 kOhms
TRS (Line): 22 kOhms
Mini Jack Input: 10 kOhms or more
Maximum Input Level XLR (Mic): +14 dBu (at 0 dBFS, limiter ON)
TRS (Line): +24 dBu (at 0 dBFS, limiter ON)
Mini Jack Input: -10 dBV (Level: -10 dBV setting), +24 dBu (Level: +4 dBu setting)
Phantom Power +24 / +48 V 10 mA maximum for each channel
THD XLR (Mic): 0.009% max (1 kHz, 22 Hz - 22 kHz BW, Input Gain min, -10 dBu input)
TRS (Line): 0.010% max (1 kHz, 22 Hz - 22 kHz BW, Input Gain min +10 dBu input)
EIN −127 dBu or less (A-weighted, +75 dB input gain, 150 Ohms input)
Frequency Characteristics 10 Hz - 80 kHz +0.5/−1 dB (192 kHz sampling rate)
Dynamic Range ADC 120 dB typical (−60 dBFS input, A-weighted)
Crosstalk −90 dB or less (between adjacent channels, 1 kHz)
Mic Input ZOOM mic-capsule input (use disables Inputs 1/2)
Output Connectors Main: Balanced XLR (2-pin hot)
Sub Output: 1/8" / 3.5 mm
Headphone: 1/4" / 6.35 mm unbalanced stereo jack
Output Impedance Main: 150 Ohms or less
Sub Output: 1 kOhms or less
Headphone: 15 Ohms or less
Reference Output Main: −10 dBV, 1 kHz, 600 Ohms load
Sub: −10 dBV (Normal Output Type), −40 dBV (Mic Output Type), 1 kHz, 10 kOhms load
Maximum Output Level Main: +10 dBV, 1 kHz, 600 Ohms load
Sub Output: +10 dBV (Normal Output Type), −20 dBV (Mic Output Type), 1 kHz, 10 kOhms load 
Headphone: 100 + 100 mW (32 Ohms load)
Dynamic Range DAC 106 dB typical (−60 dBFS input, A-weighted)
Recording Formats WAV: 44.1, 47.952, 48, 48.048, 88.2, 96, 192kHz, 16/24-bit, mono/stereo/2-10 ch poly, BWF and iXML
MP3: 128, 192, 320 kbps, 44.1/48 kHz, ID3v1 tags
# Of Simultaneous Record Tracks WAV: 8 (6 inputs + stereo mix)
MP3: 2
Recording Time 32 GB: 30:51:00 (48 kHz/24-bit stereo WAV), 7:42:00 (192 kHz/24-bit stereo WAV)
Timecode Connector: BNC
Modes:Off, Int Free Run, Int Record Run, Int RTC Run, Ext, Ext Auto Rec (audio clock can be synchronized to timecode)
Frame Rates: 23.976ND, 24ND, 25ND, 29.97ND, 29.97D, 30ND, 30D
Precision: ±0.2 ppm
Supported Input Levels:0.2 to 5.0 Vpp
Input Impedance: 4.3 kOhms
Output Level: 3.0 Vpp ±10%
Output Impedance: 50 Ohms or less
Power Batteries: 8 AA
Zoom AD-19 12V AC Adapter
DC-HIROSE Cable HIROSE HR10A-7R-4S 4-pin connector (1 pin: −, 4 pin: +), 9-16 V
Battery Life (Recording) Continuous Recording Time: When recording 2 channels at 48 kHz/16-bit without headphones
Alkaline Batteries: 9.5 hours or more
NiMH (2450mAh): 11.5 hours or more
Lithium Batteries: 17.5 hours or more

Continuous Recording Time: When recording 8 channels at 48 kHz/24-bit with headphones
Alkaline batteries: 9.0 hours or more
NiMH (2450mAh): 10.5 hours or more
Lithium Batteries: 16.5 hours or more

Continuous Recording Time: When recording 8 channels at 192 kHz/24-bit with headphones, phantom power, and display backlighting
Alkaline Batteries: 2 hour or more
NiMH (2450mAh): 3.5 hours or more
Lithium Batteries: 6 hours or more
Display 1.9" / 48.3 mm Monochrome LCD: 128 x 64
USB USB: Mass Storage Option
Class:USB 2.0 high speed

USB: Multitrack audio-interface operation (driver required for Windows, not required for Mac)
Class:USB 2.0 High Speed
Specifications: 44.1, 48, 96 kHz, 16/24-bit, 6-in/4-out

USB: Stereo Mix audio-interface operation (no driver required)Class: USB 2.0 Full Speed Specifications: 44.1, 48 kHz, 16-bit, 2-in/2-out

Note: iPad audio-interface operation supported (Stereo Mix mode only)
Dimensions (W x D x H) 7.0 x 5.5 x 2.1" / 177.8 x 139.7 x 53.3 mm
Weight 1.0 kg
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