The ARES-ML4 from Nagra is a professional-quality digital audio recorder ideal for any mobile recording application. The recorder has 4GB of built-in solid-state memory to provide stable, reliable operation. You can choose to record Linear PCM, MP3, or MP2 audio files at resolutions up to 24-bit/48kHz.
The ARES-ML4 has a built-in mono electret omnidirectional microphone, and includes a mono XLR cable for connecting an external mic. Clip-on external mics are also available. Stereo 3.5mm line input and output connectors allow you to connect CD players, MP3 players, external speakers, and more. A built-in speaker lets you play back recordings for quick monitoring without the need for additional equipment.
A USB 2.0 port is provided to transfer your recordings to a Mac or PC for editing and sharing. The recorder can operate for up to 10 hours on a pair of AA batteries. Other useful features include instant start-up, one-button recording, automatic level control, voice-activated recording, and an onboard graphical editing interface.
The compact and rugged metal construction allows you to use the recorder in the most demanding environments. The slim size and intuitive interface make one-handed operation a snap.
Integrated Solid-State Memory
The recorder features 4GB of internal solid-state memory to provide a robust and reliable recording platform.
You can choose to record Linear PCM, MP3, or MP2 audio files at resolutions up to 24-bit/48kHz.
The ARES-ML4 has a built-in mono microphone, and includes a mono XLR mic cable. Additional clip-on microphones are available separately.
The integrated speaker makes it easy to quickly play back recordings without the need for additional equipment.
Line-level 3.5mm stereo input and output connectors allow you to connect CD players, MP3 players, headphones, external speakers, and more.
The USB 2.0 port provides high-speed file transfer to a Mac or PC.
Battery or AC Power
The recorder can operate for up to 10 hours on a pair of standard AA batteries. It can also be powered with an AC power supply (not included).
Integrated graphic editing software lets you perform basic edits in the field. The software is completely non-destructive, so your original files stay intact.
Useful features such as voice-activated recording, automatic level control, a low cut filter, and instant start-up make using the ARES-ML simple for even the most basic users.
The ARES-ML4 comes complete with a carrying case, mono mic cable, mini USB cable, pair of AA batteries, and instruction manual CD.
In the Box
Nagra ARES-ML4 Ultra Compact Solid State Digital Audio Recorder
Mono Mic Cable
Mini USB Cable
1-Year Limited Warranty
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Handheld, Stereo, Solid-State
Linear PCM, MP3, and MP2
Recording Bit Rate
Up to 24-bit (PCM)
Up to 384kbps (MPEG)
Number of Channels
2 (Mono/Stereo Switchable)
Not Specified by Manufacturer
1 x Integrated Mono Mic
1 x Mic Input
1 x 3.5mm Stereo Line Input
1 x Power Input
1 x Built-in Speaker
1 x 3.5mm Stereo Line Output
4.9 x 2.1 x 0.9" (125 x 53 x 22mm) (Without External Mic)