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Roland CD-2u SD/CD Recorder

You Pay: $699.00
Product Highlights
  • Record Directly to SD/SDHC Cards or CDs
  • Built-In Stereo Mics
  • Built-In Speaker System
  • 2x Combo XLR/TRS Mic Inputs with 48V
  • 1x 1/8" Mic Input
  • Stereo RCA Line Inputs
  • Playback Speed and Key Adjustment
  • Built-In Tuner and Metronome
  • Includes Wireless Remote
  • Battery or AC Powered

The CD-2u SD/CD Recorder from Roland can be used to record audio directly to SD and SDHC cards as well as CD-Rs and CD-RWs. It features built-in stereo microphones as well as two combination XLR/TRS microphone inputs with 48V phantom power. It also accepts audio from a 1/8" plug in power mic input as well as stereo RCA line inputs. The CD-2u is also designed to be used as a training tool and features a built-in tuner and metronome as well as playback speed and key adjustment. These features allow you to slow a song down to learn a difficult passage or adjust its key to suit your voice. The include wireless remote allows you to start and stop recording from a distance. The CD-2u can be powered by six AA batteries or the included AC adapter.

Intuitive Operation
The CD-2u records to SD/SDHC cards, and can also record directly to CD-R and CD-RW discs when using AC power. Thanks to the Easy Guide feature has on-screen instructions that guide you every step of the way. Easy Guide covers not only recording functions, but also CD backup, creating minus-one tracks for practice and karaoke, setting proper input levels, and other operations. You can even choose among English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, or Japanese for the display language

The included AC adapter is required for CD playback and recording.
Connect External Mics and Other Devices
While it can be used as a standalone unit, the CD-2u also provides connections to integrate external devices for various applications. Two XLR/TRS combo jacks allow you to connect your own mics (with phantom power available if needed), including a stereo field-recording mics. There is also a stereo mini-mic jack with Plug In Power, plus stereo RCA LINE IN jacks for connecting an instrument, music player, or other audio source
Your Education and Practice Partner
The CD-2u has tools not only for developing music skills, but also other applications such as learning languages, transcribing spoken-word audio, and more. You can independently adjust the speed and key with exceptional audio quality, perfect for slowing down passages to learn difficult parts or changing the key of music to match your voice. Use A-B Repeat to play audio sections over and over, and turn on Center Cancel to create minus-one tracks for practice and karaoke. There's also the Center Focus feature, which isolates center-located sounds in music tracks to make them easier to hear and learn
Recorder
Tracks 2x Tracks (stereo)
Sampling Frequency 44.1 kHz
Signal Processing AD/DA Conversion: 24-Bits
Recording Mode SD/SDHC Memory Card: 16-Bit, 44.1 kHz WAV
CD-R
CD-RW
Audio CD
Recording Media SD Memory Card (supports 512 MB to 2 GB)
SDHC Memory Card (supports 4 GB to 16 GB)
CD-R
CD-RW
Recording Time CD-R/CD-RW:
650 MB: 74 minutes
700 MB: 80 minutes

SD Memory Card:
512 MB: 47 minutes
1 GB: 94 minutes
2 GB: 189 minutes

SDHC Memory Card:
4 GB: 377 minutes
8 GB: 755 minutes
16 GB: 1511 minutes

All recording time is approximate.
Songs Up to 99 songs on a single SD/SDHC Memory Card, CD-R, or CD-RW
Input/Output
Audio Input 1x Internal Right microphone input
1x Internal Left microphone input
2x Combo XLR/TRS Extension microphone inputs (L,R with phantom power)
1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) mic input
2x RCA line inputs (L,R)
Outputs 2x RCA line outputs
1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) headphone output
Frequency Response 20 Hz to 20 kHz (+0 dB/-2 dB)
Input Level Combo XLR/TRS Mic Inputs: -51 to -8 dBu
1/8" (3.5 mm)Mic Input: -51 to -13 dBu
RCA Line Inputs: -24 to -4 dBu
Input Impedance Combo XLR/TRS Mic Inputs: 8 kΩ
1/8" (3.5 mm)Mic Input: 20 k Ω
RCA Line Inputs: 9 kΩ
Output Impedance RCA Line Outputs: 1 kΩ
Headphone Output: 32 Ω
Other
Display Backlit LCD with 2 lines and 16 characters
Power Supply AC Adapter
6x AA Batteries
Current Draw 1000 mA
Battery Life Alkaline: 5.5 hours (approximate)
Rechargeable Ni-MH: 6 hours (approximate)
Size and Weight
Dimensions (WxDxH) 10.9 x 7.7 x 2.2" (27.8 x 19.6 x 5.5 cm)
Weight 3.1 lb (1.4 kg)
Roland CD-2u SD/CD Recorder
  • AC Adapter Power Cord
  • 2GB SD Memory Card
  • SD Card Case
  • Wireless Remote
  • Limited Warranty: 1-Year Parts / 90-Days Labor
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