TASCAM's DR-05 brings high-quality stereo recording to an easy-to-use portable powerhouse with a size and price that anyone can handle. The DR-05 records in MP3 or WAV format - including 96kHz/24-bit high-resolution audio - to microSD or microSDHC media. A pair of all-new microphones handles up to 125dB SPL with the sensitivity to capture every detail. With new recording features like Peak Reduction and Quick Menu, the DR-05 puts album-quality recording in the palm of your hand. Premium-quality Sound Everything about the DR-05 is designed to get the best quality recordings of your music. A new pair of built-in microphones withstands up to 125dB SPL - the volume of a jet plane from 200 feet away - yet still have the sensitivity to capture every detail of a performance. You can add your own microphone or line-level source through the 1/8 stereo input, including plug-in power for microphones that need it. Internally, the DR-05's digital and analog circuit boards are built separately to increase noise performance, with a low-impedance design to further decrease hiss. A separate power supply is sent to the A/D and D/A converter for even better audio performance. The result is clean sound quality - over 92dB signal to noise ratio, under 0.05% total harmonic distortion and 20Hz to 40kHz response (-1/+3dB) at 96kHz/24-bit resolution. Simple to Operate The layout of the DR-05 has been revamped to be quick and easy to work with one thumb. Operations like recording, adjusting levels, deleting bad takes and adding markers are just a button press away. Dig deeper to find features like limiting, low cut filtering, a built-in chromatic tuner and more. One new feature that makes the DR-05 easy to operate is the new Peak Reduction feature. This setting automatically sets your recording level by listening to the input and adjusting for the best level. Unlike Auto Gain settings, this one only goes down to prevent accidental distortion after a period of low level like a break. Peak Recording works in rehearsal mode or in record, so if the performance is louder than the soundcheck you're still safe. Used with the built-in limiter, it's unlikely you'll distort your career-making live recording. Other classic TASCAM features are included, like Variable Speed Audition to loop and slow down music without changing the pitch - perfect for transcribing or learning new music. A Level Align function can be switched on for playback, to smooth out any sudden volume jumps, and a built-in speaker is also provided. The two AA batteries are enough to power the recorder for 17 1/2 hours, even while recording at CD quality. For musicians and recordists at any stage of their career, there's no easier way to get great-sounding recordings than TASCAM's DR-05. Product Specifications: Handheld Portable Recorder Built-in Stereo Condenser Omnidirectional Microphones with sensitivity up to 125dB SPL Up to 96kHz/24-bit WAV (BWF) linear PCM recording Stereo MP3 recording from 32-320 kbps bit rate Peak Reduction function, optimized for music recording, automatically sets the gain of while recording Limiter and low-cut filter to help prevent distortion Automatic or manual level setting Self timer recording starts recording 5 or 10 sec. after pressing the record button for waiting until you are ready Auto and manual track increment Variable speed playback (50%-150%) without changing the pitch Loop and repeat playback Level Align feature prevents uneven volume levels during playback Playback EQ setting Editing function (Divide and delete) Up to 99 mark points on each file Chromatic tuner 1/8 stereo mic/line input USB 2.0 port for transfer to PC and external power Up to 2-second pre recording buffer Jump back function returns to previous point with one action (1-10, 20, 30 sec.) 1/8 headphone/line output Built-in speaker microSD (64MB - 2GB)/microSDHC (4GB - 32GB) card slot (2GB card included) Powered by 2 AA batteries, AC adapter (optional: PS-P515U), or USB bus power Tripod socket hole Dimensions: 2 3/8 W x 5 9/16 H x 1 D Weight: 4 1/16 oz
Return and Tax Policies
To help maintain our customer 100% satisfaction guarantee, most merchandise purchased from Buydig.com may be returned for 45 days for a full refund or a replacement (no restocking fee). All product returns require a RA#, (return authorization). A RA number must be issued within 45 calendar days after the date of purchase; it will be valid for 14 calendar days after it’s issued.
*Exceptions apply. See below
Refunds are applied to the payment method used at the time of purchase 5-10 days after receipt of the returned merchandise. We will only refund the value of the merchandise returned, not the shipping charge.
If you purchased a product from Buydig.com that you wish to exchange for an alternative, you can return the item for a full refund and simply place a new order for the item you desire. We do not apply a refund credit to your new purchase.
An item that was discovered to be defective upon receipt can be replaced, or returned for a full refund.
All Packages are inspected for damage before they ship from our warehouse. If your package has been damaged in transit, please contact us immediately. We must be informed of all shipping related claims within 1 business day after the date of receipt. We do not issue refunds for returns of damaged merchandise. An item that was discovered damaged upon receipt will be replaced with the same model only.
Return shipping cost (the cost to send an item back to our store) is like or comparable to your cost of driving to any store for returning an item, which is not reimbursable. Therefore, we do not reimburse any return shipping cost.
If an item you received is defective, we will certainly replace the item with a new one, however we do not cover or reimburse the shipping cost for returning defective merchandise back to our store. We will ship the replacement product to you at our cost, and use every good measure to ensure that the replacement order is processed quickly.
We will send a product replacement after the authorized return has completed our receiving/inspection process. The replacement will ship within four business days following our receipt of your return. Please allow additional processing time after Holidays. Although it is our goal to ship a replacement as quickly as possible, we do not send replacements before we receive and inspect the returned merchandise. To receive a replacement more quickly, you may place a new order for the same item (shipping not included), and we will issue a refund for the full value of the returned product (including shipping), upon completion of our return process.
How to Return Merchandise:
Please contact us at 1-800-617-4686 for a return authorization number (RA #). If you do not have the return form, we will provide it to you together with your RA number. Please fill in the requested information on our product return form, and carefully follow the instructions for return.
Returned merchandise must be in original condition, and include all factory packed accessories and paperwork (e.g. battery, charger, cords, straps, unmarked warranty card, manuals etc.), in the original manufacturer box and packaging with UPC, barcode, and serial number intact,
Incomplete returns will receive a reduced credit reflecting any missing peripherals.
Removal or alteration of a product's UPC number or serial number label will automatically void any possibility of return for credit or replacement. Products that are returned to Buydig.com with a missing or altered UPC or serial number will be returned to the sender.
The product serial number must match the serial number in our database (Buydig.com maintains serial number tracking).
Return merchandise must be double boxed with no writing on the manufacturer's box. Your Return Authorization Number must be displayed prominently on the outside of the shipping box.
Buydig – Returns
80 Carter Drive
Edison, NJ 08817
You may contact the following carriers to determine a Customer Counter or Authorized Shipping Outlet nearest your location.
FedEx - 1-800-463-3339
UPS - 1-800-742-5877
U.S.P.S. - 1-800-275-8777
Retuned merchandise that is lost or damaged during transit is solely the shipper's responsibility. It is important save the tracking information and to properly insure all merchandise being returned to Buydig.com.
Although we have a very flexible return policy on most of the items we sell, there are some exceptions. The following items may not be returned.
• A/V Furniture
• A/V Receivers
• Apple ipods
• Consumables, including but not limited to recordable media, film, tapes, batteries, paper, and ink.
• Mobile phones
• Panasonic DVD recorders
• Software (after opened)
• Televisions* over 42"
• BBQ Grills
• Wall mounting brackets (after the manufacturer's box has been opened)
• Special order items
* All televisions are covered by the Manufacturer Warranty. In home service is available on most TVs depending on the manufacturer and the size of the television. If defective, they will be serviced (repaired or replaced) by a manufacturer authorized service technician. Buydig.com can help you locate your nearest Authorized Service Center.
All TVs 40” and smaller are shipped via Fedex and are subject to our standard return policy. TVs 30” and smaller – if found to be defective, need to be returned to us for replacement.
New Jersey state residents are subject to sales tax.