Sony ICD-BX022 Digital Voice Recorder

Sony ICD-BX022 Digital Voice Recorder

Sony ICD-BX022 Digital Voice Recorder

Sony ICD-BX022 Digital Voice Recorder

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Product Highlights

  • MP3 8/48/128 kbps Recording Rates
  • 534 Hour Capacity, 2GB Memory
  • Built-in Microphone
  • 1.1" Speaker
  • LCD Display
  • Easy Search
  • Noise Cut Filter
  • 3.5mm Headphone Out and Mic Input
  • Runs on 2 AAA Batteries
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The Sony ICD-BX022 Digital Voice Recorder has 2GB of internal flash memory, providing sufficient storage capacity for more than 500 hours of MP3 audio recordings at 8 kbps. Even at 128 kbps, the ICD-BX022 yields over 33 hours of high-quality MP3 recordings. Between the three MP3 recording rates, mic flexibility, extensive features and affordability the ICD-BX022 is a perfect digital voice recorder for chronicling class lectures, capturing live music, documenting board meetings and even just recording daily reminders and to-do lists.

Designed for straightforward, manageable voice and audio recordings, the ICD-BX022 features a built-in monaural microphone, outfitted with Hi / Lo gain sensitivity control. Conducive to quick and easy operation, the ICD-BX022's large LCD display and navigation keys make it simple to negotiate the folders, functions and menus. The tactile REC and Play buttons are over-sized and centrally located on the recorder (similar to a mobile phone), while the LCD screen can display the recording's date and time, as well as the remaining and elapsed time.

Other convenience features include Easy Search, Noise-Cut, and Hold Lock. The ICD-BX022 also offers the option to add an external microphone for high quality stereo recording. Sony has outfitted the accented the ICD-BX022 with an integrated front speaker for reviewing recordings or for those who prefer privacy, there is a 3.5mm stereo headphone output. Small, lightweight and powered by two AAA batteries, the ICD-BX002 can record for up to 55 hours between battery changes.

Easy Search
Rewinds or Fast Forwards in short increments making it easier to locate a segment in a long recording for review.
Hi / Lo Microphone Sensitivity
Set the recorder for dictation and notes or for conferences and lectures.
Hold Lock
Disable all button functions with the Hold-Power switch and avoid unintended recordings and unit operation.
Stereo Recording with External Mic
Since the ICD-BX022 has a monaural microphone, the addition of an accessory stereo microphone enables stereo recording.
Noise Cut
Ability to electronically reduce external noise during playback.
Record / Pause
Provides the ability to pause the recording process, gather your thoughts and then continue recording in one easy step.
3 Recording Modes
Select from three recording modes:
  • HQ-High-quality (44.1 kHz/128 kbps) monaural recording for best quality, 33 hour recording capacity.
  • SP-Standard Play (44.1 kHz/48 kbps) monaural recording for medium quality, 89 hour recording capacity.
  • LP-Long play (11.025 kHz/8 kbps) monaural recording for low quality, 534 hour recording capacity.
  • In the Box
    Sony ICD-BX022 Digital Voice Recorder
  • Operating Instructions
  • 2 x AAA Alkaline Batteries
  • 1 Year Manufacturer's Warranty
  • Table of Contents
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    Type Digital
    Mode Stereo / Mono
    Recording Format MP3
    Bit-Rate 8 Kbps - 128 Kbps
    Sample Rate 11kHz - 44 kHz
    Recording Time HQ Mono: 33.3 Hours
    SP Mono: 89 Hours
    LP Mono: 534.4 Hours
    One-Click Recording Yes
    Voice Activated Recording No
    Microphone Type Internal Mono
    Frequency Response 75 Hz - 3500 kHz
    Speaker Yes
    Display Size/Type LCD
    Indicators Power, Low Battery, Recording
    Battery Type 2 x AAA
    Internal Memory Flash Memory - 2 GB
    Connectors 1/8" mini Female In
    1/8" mini Female Out
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 1.63 x 4.51 x .84" (41.5 x 114.5 x 21.3 mm)
    Weight 2.68 oz (76 g)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 7.6 x 2.4 x 1.4"

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