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Olympus LS-P4 - High Quality Portable Recorder

Posted on May 8, 2018 by Dan The Man There have been 0 comments


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 LS-P4: PRO quality & small size with the metal body, ensure a versatile range of uses.
Hi-Res sound recording and playback in such a small size: The new Olympus LS-P4 Linear PCM Recorder lets professional filmmakers, YouTube enthusiasts, musicians and other users enjoy the sound quality and versatility that the Olympus LS Series is renowned for – in a compact and robust design making it the ideal companion for on the go.

  • 96kHz/24 Bit Hi Hi-Res sound Recording
  • Worlds First FLAC Recorder - 30% smaller file sizes, no loss is quality compared with WAV
  • 8 GB Memory (expanded to 32GB with MicroSD)
  • 120 dBSPL Microphones
  • Built in USB for direct download without cables.
  • Rechargeable Battery with up to 39 Hours Battery Life.  Longer than any other compariable recorder on the market.
  • Zoom Microphone for Distance Recording.
  • Bluetooth Connection to Head Phones and Speakers.  Remote Control App available via Google Play.
  • FLAC, WAV and MP3 Formats supported.

FLAC recording
Reduce file size vs .WAV (-30%)
Long recording times
Hi-Res sound beyond of the CDs quality

FLAC playback

High-resolution audio player
Playback music

Overdubbing function
overlay original sound (own recorded) and sound from CDs and instrumentals

Fade-in/fade-out functionality

gradually increases the volume of the sound from the first second of the sound source, and reduces volume over the last second

The LS-P4 features a 3-microphone system "TRESMIC" which has two directional microphones positioned at a 90 degree layout for enhanced the stereo sound, and a omni-directional microphone at the center which is strong in the low frequency range.
When the omni-directional center microphone is on, frequencies from 20Hz to 20kHz are picked up (60Hz to 20kHz when off), compensating for low-range sounds.

It captures the sound of the bass-drum, bass-guitar and piano which are in the low frequency range from 20 to 80Hz.

LS-P4 is 60% smaller than the popular Olympus LS-14 recorder and even 45% lighter than the bestselling smartphone in 2016.

To benchmark with key competitor ZOOM:

The LS-P4 is equipped with Bluetooth. You can use this function to wirelessly connect with Bluetooth-capable speakers or earphones for use as a music player.
If you install the free OLYMPUS Audio Controller BT app on your smartphone, you can use it as a remote control for the recorder.



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