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- Location Recording and Filmmaking
- 32-Bit Float Recording Avoids Clipping
- 8 x High-Gain, Low-Noise Mic Preamps
- Records 8 Inputs & Stereo Mix
Capture every location recording quickly and cleanly with the Zoom F8n Pro, a sound bag–friendly multitrack field recorder with 32-bit float technology for immense dynamic range that frees you from clipping and manual gain adjustments. Offering 8-input / 10-track recording, separate converters for quiet and loud sounds, and high-grade preamps with mic/line input switching, the F8n Pro packs quantity and quality into a rugged frame that's more than ready for filmmaking, production/location sound mixing, sound effects recording, and electronic news gathering.
Can this recorder do timecode sync by intaking ...
Can this recorder do timecode sync by intaking timecode signals via Bluetooth, e.g. from UltraSync Blue?
Yes the Zoom F8N Pro is directly compatible with the Ultrasync Blue.
Date published: 2023-05-17
What is your best recommendation for a ...
What is your best recommendation for a transmitter to connect to the internal time code BNC out if I need to send the internal zoom F8 timecode to other cameras?
Because timecode signals are quite "hot" in nature, a proper wireless system for sending wireless timecode from the Zoom F8n Pro 8-Input / 10-Track Multitrack Field Recorder to camera would require a transmitter that is able to accept Line level signal. The Sennheiser EW 112P G4 Camera-Mount Wireless System (BH #SEEW112PG4A) is a good candidate for this task: https://bhpho.to/2y5gjmO
Date published: 2022-09-04
Are you able to confidence monitor the audio over ...
Are you able to confidence monitor the audio over the bluetooth connection with the app?
No. The Zoom F8 Control app for t the Zoom F8n Multitrack Field Recorder allows you to visually monitor the audio levels, but not to listen to the audio via Bluetooth. You will need to use the wired headphone output connection on the recorder in order to listen to the audio.
Date published: 2022-08-17
I saw another similar question that was ...
I saw another similar question that was unanswered, but can you send a mix to camera (via mini xlr) while also recording 32-bit internally?
Yes, you can output audio from the main outputs on the Zoom F8n Pro 8-Input / 10-Track Multitrack Field Recorder while recording internally to your SD card.
Date published: 2024-02-27
Can you overdub with this recorder, or playing 1 ...
Can you overdub with this recorder, or playing 1 track while recording on another track?
No, the Zoom F8n Pro 8-Input / 10-Track Multitrack Field Recorder does not include any overdub functionality.
Date published: 2022-05-30
How is this different than the F8n besides the ...
How is this different than the F8n besides the 32-bit float feature?
The 32-bit functionality of the Zoom F8n Pro 8-Input / 10-Track Multitrack Field Recorder is its main upgrade to Zoom's initial F8 offering. Dual A/D converters have also been implemented for an improved signal-to-noise ratio on this version.
Date published: 2022-03-07
Why in the world does this device use mini USB ...
Why in the world does this device use mini USB instead of USB-C??? Can this be used as a recording interface? Seems like a step down from the F6...
Yes, the Zoom F8n Pro Multitrack Field Recorder can be used as a USB audio interface for recording. As for why Zoom had chosen mini-USB as the host connection instead of USB-C, it could be that mini-USB was the most common option when the F8n was released. You will need to contact Zoom for specific details regarding their choice of USB host connections.
Date published: 2022-09-12
3.5 mm mic input available?
3.5 mm mic input available?
The Zoom F8n Pro 8-Input / 10-Track Multitrack Field Recorder does not feature a 3.5mm input onboard. Presumably, 3.5mm microphones can be adapted for connection to the F8n's XLR inputs with a product such as BH #ROVXLRP Rode VXLR+ 3.5mm TRS Female to XLR Male Adapter with Phantom Power Converter: https://bhpho.to/37jdBi5
Date published: 2023-01-11