The Tascam DR-404- is a 4 channel 96kHz/24-bit Digital Recorder with XLR Inputs and Adjustable Inbuilt Microphones.

The DR-40 is perfect for capturing high quality audio when working in the field and due to it's portability it is ideal for use in fast paced filming and video environments.

Tascam DR-40

  • Recording media: SD card (64MB to 2GB), SDHC card (4GB to 32GB)

    File system: FAT16/32
    File format: WAV,BWF,MP3
    WAV / BWF: 44.1/48/96kHz, 16/24bit

    • Sampling frequency: 44.1kHz/48kHz
    • Bit-rate for recording: 32k/64k/96k/128k/192k/256k/320kbps
    • Playback bit rate: 32 - 320kbps, VBR, ID3 tag Ver. 2.4

    Number of channels: 4-channel (2 Stereo)
    Playback speed control (VSA): 0.5 - 1.5 times (in 0.1 increments) * 44.1/48kHz only
    Built-in microphone: Unidirectional, stereo (Possible to switch between A-B/X-Y positions)

    • Connector: XLR/TRS combo jack (1: GND, 2: HOT, 3: COLD)
    • Input impedance: 2.2k ohms(MIC) / 10k ohms(LINE)
    • Nominal input level: -19dBV(MIC) / +4dBu (LINE)
    • Maximum input level: -3dBV (MIC) / +20dBu (LINE)

    • Connector 3.5mm stereo mini jack
    • Output impedance: 12ohms
    • Standard output level: -14dBV(10k ohms load)
    • Maximum output level: +2dBV(10k ohms load)
    • Maximum output level: 20mW+20mW(32ohms load)

    Built-in speakers: 0.3W, Mono
    Low-cut filter: 40Hz/80Hz/120Hz

    • Connector: Mini-B type
    • Format: USB2.0 HIGH SPEED

    REMOTE: 2.5mm TRS jack
    Effector: 6 presets (HALL1/2, ROOM, STUDIO, PLATE1/2)
    Chromatic tuner: C1 - B6, A4 = 435Hz - 445Hz (in 1Hz increments)
    Tripod attachment screw-hole: 1/4 inch, Tripod attachment screw-hole
    Power: 2 AA batteries, USB bus power, AC100 - 240V (Optional AC adapter)
    Power consumption: 2.5W (Max)

    Battery operation time :
    • With alkaline batteries:
    (EVOLTA) Approx. 20.5 hours (2ch WAV, 44.1kHz, 16bit, using built-in microphone)
    • With Ni-MH batteries:
    (eneloop) Approx. 17 hours (2ch WAV, 44.1kHz, 16bit, using built-in microphone)

    Dimensions: 70(W)x 155(H)x 35(D)mm
    Weight: 213g (Without battery)