The LS-12 Linear PCM Recorder from Olympus is designed as an all-in-one, portable recording solution. Built for professional sound quality, it records at a maximum bit depth of 24-bit and a 96 kHz sample rate. The built-in stereo microphones and speaker allow for simple recording and playback without the need of any additional gear. However, there are 3.5mm stereo mini-jack mic and line inputs for connecting additional audio equipment such as microphones or CD players, and a USB port for interfacing with your computer.
The LS-12 also offers convenient features for musicians such as a built-in metronome and tuner as well as overdubbing and a pre-recording function. Further, you can find important moments in your recordings by using the index mark feature. In terms of storage, the LS-12 is equipped with 2GB of internal memory and also features an SD slot.
Built-in low noise, high quality microphones, as well as 3.5mm stereo mini-jack mic and line inputs
Features designed to aide musicians such as built-in metronome, tuner as well as overdubbing and a pre-recording function
"Smart Mode" feature that adjusts to the best recording level based on the loudest sound
Easily find critical parts of your recording using the 99 available index marks
Linear PCM (WAV) recording and playback with bit depth up to 24-bit and a sample rate up to 96 kHz and MP3 format as well
Built-in speaker and 3.5mm stereo mini-jack headphone out for playback anywhere
Can be mounted on an optional tripod or clip stand (sold separately)