Zoom H5 Handy Recoder

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The Zoom H5 Handy is a compact, handheld digital recorder with an interchangeable modular microphone system. An XYH-5 X/Y microphone capsule is included in this kit.

SKU: ZOMH5H

R4,995.00
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Features

Features

XYH-5 X/Y microphone capsule

The XYH-5 X/Y microphone capsule provides two matched unidirectional condenser microphones set at a 90 degree angle. These mics are housed within an advanced rubberised shockmount for a maximum SPL of 140 dB SPL, making the microphone ideal for capturing loud sounds such as rock concerts.


Dual combo XLR/TRS inputs

The Zoom H5 features dual combo XLR/TRS inputs that can handle both mic- and line-level signals to allow you to connect external microphones, mixers, portable music players, effects processors, electronic keyboards, and even electric guitars equipped with active electronics. Each input has a dedicated gain control knob, which is located beneath a protective bar to prevent accidental movement during handling. The supplied XYH-5 X/Y capsule also provides a secondary input for connecting stereo mic- or line-level signal via a ⅛" mini phone jack. The H5 supports a +4 dB (professional) input level and utilizes the same preamps as the Zoom H6, ensuring great-sounding recordings in all environments.


Variety of output options

A Line Out with adjustable volume allows you to send a stereo audio output from the Zoom H5, to the mic input of a video camera, or other device, without the need for an attenuator cable. In addition, there's a separate headphone output with a dedicated volume control. You can use both outputs simultaneously to route audio to your DSLR while monitoring over headphones. There's also a built-in speaker for fast access playback, and a USB port which allows the H5 to be used as an audio interface for your computer, tablet or iPad.


Features at a glance

  • Uses a system of interchangeable input capsules that can be swapped out as easily as the lens of a camera
  • Includes detachable X/Y capsule (XYH-5) with extended signal capacity and shockmounted mics for reduced handling noise
  • Compatible with all Zoom input capsules
  • Four-track simultaneous recording
  • Large backlit LCD display
  • Records directly to SD and SDHC cards up to 32GB
  • Up to 24-bit/96kHz audio in BWF-compliant WAV or a variety of MP3 formats
  • Two mic/line inputs with XLR/TRS combo connectors, each with selectable phantom power and -20dB pad
  • Analog-style gain controls for each input
  • Protective "roll-bar" type covers prevent accidental movement of gain controls
  • Plug-in power (2.5 volts)
  • Built-in effects, including low-cut filtering, compression, and limiting
  • Chromatic tuner and metronome
  • Auto-record, Pre-record, and Backup-record functions mean that you'll never miss that perfect take
  • MS decoding
  • Multitrack to stereo internal mixdown
  • Normalize, Divide, and Trim editing
  • Voice memo and up to 99 marks per recording
  • A/B loop playback
  • Variable playback speed and variable pitch without affecting playback speed
  • Multichannel and stereo USB audio interface for PC/Mac/iPad with loop back function
  • Mountable to DSLR or camcorder with optional HS-01 Hot Shoe Mount adapter
  • Uses two standard AA alkaline or NiMH rechargeable batteries
  • Over 15 hours of operation with alkaline batteries

In The Box

In The Box

  • Zoom H5 Handy Recoder
  • XYH-5 Microphone Capsule
  • Plastic Case
  • 2 GB SD Card
  • Foam Windscreen
  • USB Cable
  • Steinberg WaveLab LE Software (Download)
  • Steinberg Cubase LE Software (Download)
  • 2 x AA Batterie

Specs

Specs

General
Recording media:

SD card: 16MB to 2GB , SDHC card: 4GB to 32GB

Display:

Backlit LCD (128 x 64 pixels)

Inputs
INPUTS L/R [XYH-5 X/Y mic]:

Mic type:   Unidirectional
Sensitivity:   -45 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa  
Input gain:   -∞ to 52 dB                                  
Max sound pressure input: 140 dB SPL

MIC/LINE IN :

Connector:   1/8" stereo mini jack
Input gain:  - ∞ to 52 dB
Input impedance:  2 k Ω or more
Plug-in power:  2.5V supported
Backup recording: -12dB lower than set L/R input gain

INPUTS 1/2:

Connectors:    XLR / TRS combo jacks
    (XLR: Pin 2 hot / TRS: Tip hot)
Input gain (PAD OFF): -∞ to 55.0 dB 
Input gain (PAD ON): -∞ to 35.0 dB
Input impedance:  1.8 k Ω or more
Max input level:  +22 dBu (PAD ON)
Phantom power:  +12V /+24V /+48V
Equivalent Input Noise (EIN): -120 dBu or less

Outputs
LINE OUT :

Connector:    1/8" stereo mini jack
Rated output level:   -10 dBm
Output load impedance: 10k Ω or more

PHONE OUT :

Connector:    1/8" stereo mini jack
Output Level:    20 W +20 W into 32 Ω load

Built-in speaker:

400mw 8 Ω mono

Recording formats
STEREO MODE:

WAV (BWF-compliant)  
Sampling frequency:   44.1/48/96 kHz
Bit rate:    16/24 (Stereo)
Maximum simultaneous recording tracks: 2

MP3
Sampling frequency:  44.1kHz
Bit rate: 48/56/64/80/96/112/32/160/192/224/256/320kbps

MULTITRACK MODE:

WAV (BWF-compliant)  
Sampling frequency: 44.1/48 kHz
Bit rate: 16/24 (Mono/Stereo)
Maximum simultaneous recording tracks: 6 (L/R + INPUT 1/2 + L/R backup)

USB
Mass Storage Class operation:

Class: USB 2.0 High Speed

Audio Interface operation: Multitrack mode:

Class: USB 2.0 High Speed
Sampling frequency: 44.1/48kHz
Bit rate: 16/24 bit 
Inputs / Outputs: 4 / 2

Audio Interface operation: Stereo mode:

Class: USB 2.0 Full Speed
Sampling frequency: 44.1/48kHz
Bit rate:  16 bit
Inputs / Outputs: 2 / 2

USB bus powered operation  possible
(iPad operation supported in Stereo mode only)

Power Requirements
 

AA size (LR6) battery x 2
AC adapter: AD-17 (DC5V/1A/USB-type) (optional)
USB bus power

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