Zoom Q4n Handy Video Recorder

The sophisticated Zoom Q4N Handy Video Recorder has been designed to record the highest-quality video ever at a resolution up to 2304 x 1296 pixels with the amazing 160° wide-angle lens along with the F2.0 aperture that allows it to perform in any lighting environment as it also features 10 advanced lighting presets and impressive audio quality as it features built-in microphones that can easily be configured to A/b to record vivid stereo or X/Y stereo recording for natural depth and width while still delivering a strong center image which is ideal for musical performances and video blogging. The microphones are strong enough to handle high sound pressure levels up to 140 dB SPL, delivering absolute clear and distortion-free audio in WAV and AAC format.

Top highlights of the Zoom Q4N include a rotating full-colour touchscreen display for better control over your functions, connect the Zoom Q4N to your computer or iPad with a USB port to be used as a web camera, transfer all your recordings and charge your battery for the next event.

  • Records up to 2304x1296 Video at 30 fps
  • 160° f/2 Wide-Angle Lens
  • Record up to 24-Bit / 96 kHz Audio
  • Built-In 120° Stereo Microphones
  • A/B or X/Y Stereo Configuration
  • Uncompressed WAV & Compressed AAC Audio
  • Full-Color 2.0" LCD Touchscreen
  • 10 Scene Presets for Different Lighting
  • USB Port for Use as Webcam or USB Mic
  • 3-Prong Action Camera Mount Adapter
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R3,895.00
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The sophisticated Zoom Q4N Handy Video Recorder has been designed to record the highest-quality video ever at a resolution up to 2304 x 1296 pixels with the amazing 160° wide-angle lens.
  • High-quality 160° wide-angle lens (F2.0/16.6 mm) to produce clear video quality.
  • 10 “Scene” options for use in different lighting environments, plus five steps of digital zoom.
  • Records directly to SDXC cards up to 128 GB for extended recording times.
  • Easy one-button recording.
  • Full-color rotating touchscreen LCD for full control over your menu.
  • Support for five HD video modes, up to 2304 x 1296 pixels (3M HD), as well as two WVGA modes.
  • Video bitrates up to 24 Mbps for extended image quality and frame rates of up to 60 fps (at 720p) for capturing fast-action video recording.
  • Self-timer function to delay video recording by 3, 5, or 10 seconds.
  • HDMI video output for connection to HDTVs, selectable between NTSC and PAL.
  • Records video and audio in MOV format.
  • Can be used as standalone audio recorder, with data saved in AAC and WAV formats, up to 24-bit / 96 kHz.
  • Built-in stereo microphones can be configured for A/B or X/Y, capable of handling high sound pressure of levels up to 140 dB SPL.
  • Analog-style level control with onscreen level metering and 2-color status LCD on lens.
  • 3 Auto Gain presets for automatic control over audio input level .
  • Stereo input for use with external devices plus support for plug-in power.
  • Headphone / line-level output and built-in speaker for fast audio monitoring.
  • Supplied windscreen and low-cut filter for the elimination of low-frequency noise and rumble.
  • USB interface for live streaming and data transfer or even use it as a web camera.
  • Compatible with USTREAM Producer, Flash Live Media Encoder, Skype, and other popular streaming applications.
  • Webcam and USB mic function (with low-latency direct monitoring) when used with computers and iPads (Apple Camera Connection Kit required for use with iPad).
  • Includes rechargeable Li-ion battery (chargeable via USB or optional AC adapter) with battery life of more than 3 hours.
  • Built-in standard tripod mount and included tripod-to-3-prong adapter for compatibility with all action camera mounts.
  • Zoom Q4n Handy Video Recorder
  • BT-02 Rechargeable Battery For Zoom Q4
  • 3-Prong Action Camera Mount Adapter
  • USB to Mini-USB Cable
  • Sponge Windscreen
  • Lens Cover
  • Lens Hood
  • Strap

SPECS

SPECIFICATIONS
Recording media:

SD/SDHC/SDXC cards
(Class 10 or higher, up to 128 GB)

Image sensor:

1/3-inch 3-megapixel CMOS sensor

Lens:

Fixed focus (36 cm – ∞), F2.0,
Focal distance approx. 16.6 mm (35 mm equivalent),
160˚ FOV

Video format:

MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (MOV)

Video resolutions:

3M HD (2304×1296) / 30 fps / 24 Mbps,
HD1080p / 30 fps / 24 Mbps,
HD1080p / 30 fps / 16 Mbps,
HD720p / 60 fps / 15 Mbps,
HD720p / 30 fps / 8 Mbps,
WVGA 60 fps / 8 Mbps,
WVGA 30 fps / 5 Mbps

Audio formats:

WAV (16-/24-bit quantization, 44.1/48/96 kHz sampling frequency)

AAC (64–320 kbps bit rate, 48 kHz sampling frequency)

Audio functions:

Lo-Cut filter, Auto Gain

Image functions:

Digital zoom (×0.75/×0.85/×1.00/×1.30/×1.50),

Scene selection (Auto / Concert Lighting / Night / Concert-Low Light / Dance Club / Jazz Club / Concert Hall / Rehearsal-Studio / Garage / Outdoor / Sunset)

Self-timer:

(Off/3sec/5sec/10sec)

Display:

2.0" full-color touchscreen LCD

INPUT: MIC
Type:

120° A/B and 120° X/Y stereo

Maximum sound pressure input:

140 dB SPL

Input gain:

-30 to +44 dB

INPUT: EXTERNAL INPUT
Input connector:

Stereo mini jack

Input gain:

–∞ to +26 dB

Input impedance:

2 k Ω or more
Supports plug-in power

OUTPUTS
Output connector:

Combined line/headphones stereo mini jack

HDMI connector:

Micro Type D

Built-in speaker:

400 mW 8 Ω mono speaker

USB: OPERATION AS MASS STORAGE
Class:

USB 2.0 High Speed

USB: OPERATION AS AUDIO INTERFACE
Class:

USB 1.0 Full Speed

Specifications:

44.1 kHz sampling rate, 16-bit

USB: OPERATION AS WEBCAM
Specifications:

WVGA/720p video size,
48 kHz / 16-bit audio

Note: Audio interface and mass storage operation with iPad is supported.
Note: USB bus power supported

GENERAL
Power supply:

Lithium-ion battery: DC 4.2V maximum voltage,
DC 3.7V nominal voltage, 1,050mAh capacity

AC adapter:

ZOOM AD-17, sold separately: DC 5V/1A

Recharging times:

Using USB: about 3 hours
Using ZOOM AD-17: about 2 hours

Battery operation time:

About 3 hours or more
(when recording 720p/30 fps video with LCD closed)

External dimensions:

Main unit (mic stored):
119 (length) × 51 (width) × 62 (height) mm

Main unit (mic extended):
119 (length) × 39 (width) × 86 (height) mm

Weight:

178.6 grams with battery
155.9 grams without battery

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