M-Audio MicroTrack 24/96 - Portable 2-Channel Compact Flash Recorder with USB

BH #MAMT2496 • MFR #9900-50773-00
M-Audio MicroTrack 24/96 - Portable 2-Channel Compact Flash Recorder with USB
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M-Audio MicroTrack 24/96 Overview

The M-Audio MicroTrack 24/96 is a miniature professional 2-channel, 24-bit/96kHz digital recorder, using Compact Flash cards or Microdrives as storage media. The unit is feature-rich, easily operated, and surprisingly inexpensive, viable for use by location sound recordists, journalists, meeting, training or focus group recording, and other similar field applications.

The MicroTrack 24/96 supports WAV and MP3 file formats for recording and drag-and-drop transfer to computer via a USB port. The unit offers dual mic preamps with 48V phantom power, and is supplied with a 5V stereo electret condenser microphone. A SPDIF digital input, and both RCA stereo line outputs and a stereo 1/8" mini headphone output are standard, and the versatile powering options for the recorder include USB, the supplied rechargeable battery, or an optional AC power supply.

2-channel portable WAV and MP3 Compact Flash or Microdrive recorder
Up to 100 minutes of 16-bit/44.1 stereo WAV file recording, up to 1500 minutes of stereo MP3 at 96kbps, on 1GB flash card
Cross-platform drag-and-drop file transfer via USB port, low minimum Windows 98SE/Mac OS 8.6 system requirement
Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery power with up to 8 hr. battery life, USB power, or optional power supply
Separate left and right input level controls with dedicated signal and peak indicators, stereo output level control
Dual microphone preamps with 48V phantom power for use with studio-quality condensers
1/8" stereo 5V plug-in power electret condenser mic input with supplied stereo microphone
SPDIF coaxial digital input
RCA line outputs, 1/8" Stereo Mini headphone out for speaker. mixer or headphone monitoring
Large backlit LCD display
Intuitive dedicated button complement includes Navigation, Record, Hold, Pause, Delete, Menu and Power

M-Audio MicroTrack 24/96 Specs

Type2-Channel Portable Compact Flash Recorder
Recording/Reading MethodsMP3 or PCM
Recording Bit Rate16/24-bit (PCM)
96 - 320kbps(MP3)
Sampling FrequencyPCM: 32/44.1/48/8.2/96kHz
MP3: 32/44.1/48kHz
Number of Channels2(Stereo)
Frequency ResponseNot Specified by Manufacturer
Signal-to-Noise RatioNot Specified by Manufacturer
Dynamic RangeNot Specified by Manufacturer
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD)Not Specified by Manufacturer
Inputs2 x 1/4" TRS Phone, Mic/Line, Balanced
1 x 1/8" Stereo Mini 5V Electret Mic In
1 x Coaxial SPDIF Digital In
Output2 x RCA Phono L, R Line
1 x 1/8" Stereo Mini Headphone Out
1 x USB Port
Headphone OutputYes, 1/8" Stereo Mini
Dimensions7.4 x 6.9 x 2.2" (187 x 175 x 55mm)(boxed)
Weight1.1 lb (0.5 kg)(boxed)
SpecialtiesUSB Port
48V Phantom Power for Mic Inputs
MP3 and WAV Recording
Drag and Drop File Transfer to Computer

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