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Tascam DR-680 8-Track Portable Field Audio Recorder

B&H # TADR680 Mfr # DR-680
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You Pay: $445.99
Product Highlights
  • Records 8 Tracks at up to 24-bit/96kHz
  • Records to SD/SDHC Flash Cards
  • 6 Mic Inputs with Phantom Power
  • Digital S/PDIF Input
  • USB 2.0
  • Integrated Speaker
  • Backlit LCD
  • Onboard Mixing
  • Battery Powered

The DR-680 from Tascam is a professional-quality portable field recorder that allows you to record and edit multiple tracks of audio, ideal for musicians, filmmakers, journalists, and more. The DR-680 allows you to record up to 8 tracks onto widely-available SD/SDHC flash memory cards at rates up to 24-bit/96kHz. It also allows you to record a stereo track at up to 24-bit/192kHz, as well as up to 4 channels of MP3 audio for web-ready recording.

The DR-680 has 4 XLR/TRS mic/line combo inputs, along with a pair of 1/4" mic line inputs. The 6 mic preamps provide phantom power and 60dB of gain. Each input also offers a low cut filter and a limiter, to ensure clean recordings. There are 6 RCA unbalanced outputs, plus digital S/PDIF input and output connectors. A USB 2.0 connector makes it easy to connect the recorder directly to your computer for file transfer. A cascade function lets you connect a pair of recorders for capturing up to 16 tracks.

Onboard mixing features let you mark, divide, and delete files, while pre-record and auto record modes ensure that you never miss a priceless audio moment. Digital monitor mixing with level and pan controls and a recordable stereo mixdown is provided, along with a 1/4" headphone jack and built-in speakers for monitoring. A backlit LCD shows important operating information. The recorder can operate on a set of 8 AA batteries, or on AC power for terrific versatility.

Lightweight and portable design
Record up to 8 tracks onto widely-available SD/SDHC flash memory cards at rates up to 24-bit/96kHz
Record a stereo track at up to 24-bit/192kHz, as well as up to 4 channels of MP3 audio for web-ready recording
4 XLR/TRS mic/line combo inputs, along with a pair of 1/4" mic line inputs, each with phantom power, 60dB of gain, a low cut filter, and a limiter
6 RCA unbalanced outputs
Digital S/PDIF input and output connectors
USB 2.0 connector makes it easy to connect the recorder directly to your computer for file transfer
Cascade function lets you connect a pair of recorders for capturing up to 16 tracks
Onboard mixing features let you mark, divide, and delete files
Pre-record and auto record modes ensure that you never miss a priceless audio moment
Digital monitor mixing with level and pan controls, as well as a recordable stereo mixdown
1/4" headphone jack and built-in speakers for convenient monitoring and file playback
Backlit LCD shows important operating information
Operates on a set of 8 AA batteries or on AC power for terrific versatility
Type Portable Multitrack Digital Audio Recorder
Recording/Reading Methods SD/SDHC Cards
Recording Bit Rate Up to 24-bit
Sampling Frequency Up to 96kHz (8 Tracks)
Up to 192kHz (2 Tracks)
Number of Channels 8
Connectors 4 x XLR/TRS Mic/Line Inputs
2 x 1/4" Mic/Line Inputs
6 x RCA Unbalanced Outputs
1 x S/PDIF Digital Input
1 x S/PDIF Digital Output
1 x USB 2.0 Port
1 x 1/4" Headphone Output
1 x Cascade Connector
Speakers Integrated
Display 128 x 64 Backlit LCD
Power 8 x AA Batteries
AC Power
Dimensions (WxHxD) 7.95 x 2.12 x 6.93" (202 x 54 x 176mm)
Weight 2.65 lbs (1.2kg) (Without Batteries)
Tascam DR-680 8-Track Portable Field Audio Recorder
  • Power Supply
  • Shoulder Strap
  • USB Cable
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • Batteries & Power

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    Required item: Batteries (not included) are required to power this device.

    Varta -  High-Energy 1.5 V AA E91 Alkaline Battery - 4 Pk
    • You Pay: $2.99
     
    Watson -  8-Bay Rapid Charger Kit with AA NiMH Rechargeable Batteries (2300mAh, 8-Pack)
    • You Pay: $54.95
     

    Add interconnectivity options for your equipment.

    Kopul -  Studio Elite 4000 Series XLR M to XLR F Microphone Cable - 6' (1.8 m), Black
    • You Pay: $17.99
     

    Digital Cables

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    Add digital interconnectivity options for your equipment.

    Hosa Technology -  S/PDIF RCA Male to RCA Male Digital Cable - 3.3'
    • You Pay: $3.36
     

    Store and read data with the proper media.

    SanDisk -  4GB SDHC Memory Card Class 4
    • You Pay: $4.95
     

    Headphones

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    Headphones are essential for real-time monitoring and mixing.

    Senal -  SMH-1000 Professional Field and Studio Monitor Headphones
    • You Pay: $89.99
     

    Cases & Protection

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    Carry, store and protect all your equipment in a bag or case.

    Tascam -  CS-DR680 Carrying Case for DR-680
    • You Pay: $66.95
     
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