The DS-50 is a digital voice recorder from Olympus' DS series. The recorder features a high-sensitivity stereo microphone which can be detached for portability and also has a monoaural microphone for monoaural recordings. It is designed with a monochrome backlit LCD display for controlling the functons and is compact and lightweight, at only 2.8 oz. The device is an upgrade to the DS-40 since it includes 1GB of internal flash memory that provides up to 275 hours of recording time. The DS-50 includes noise cancellation technology and a voice-activated Variable Control Voice Actuator feature which automatically records once it hears sound to save memory and battery life. It also offers file editing and management and can function as a flash drive. The recorder comes with DSS player software and has a suggested retail price of $300.
- Voice Activated Variable Control Voice Actuator
- Monochrome Backlit LCD Display
- Detachable Stereo Microphone
- Noise Cancellation Technology
- 1GB Internal Flash Memory
- Voice Guidance
- Up to275 Hours Recording Time
- Comes with DSS Player Software
- USB 2.0 Technology
- Recording Format: WMA
- Playback Format: MP3, WMA
- Battery Life: 32 Hours per 2 x AA Batteries
- Weight: 2.8 oz.
- Dimensions: 4.4” x 1.5” x 0.6”