8-track, 24-bit/96kHz capture for live, location, and surround recordings.
TASCAM's DR-680 brings multichannel portable recording within reach of any musician for polished live, location and surround recordings. The TASCAM recorder enables you to record up to 8 tracks to solid state SD card media at 24-bit/96kHz Broadcast WAV quality. 6 mic inputs provide phantom power and 60dB of gain for great-sounding recordings with your condenser microphones. Record the 6 microphones along with a digital S/PDIF source for 8-track recording. Each mic input on this portable recorder has a selectable low cut filter and analog limiter for optimal sound.
Inputs can be monitored using a built-in mixer with level and pan controls for each input. The stereo mixdown can even be recorded along with the 6 mics for quick stereo playback of the event. The TASCAM DR-680 recorder even a built-in speaker to check recordings without headphones.
In addition to WAV recording up to 96kHz, the TASCAM DR-680 portable recorder captures stereo audio at 24-bit/192kHz for audiophile-quality masters. The DR-680 records up to 4 channels of MP3 audio for web-ready recordings. 2 of the multitrack recorders can be connected with a cascade cable for up to 14-track recording on battery power.
The optional, weather-resistant CS-DR680 case (sold separately) prepares your TASCAM DR-680 for recording in the field, with Velcro straps that reveal only what's needed during recording.
8-track portable recording
Record 8 individual inputs or 6 inputs plus a stereo mixdown
Up to 24-bit/96kHz Broadcast WAV file resolution for 8 channels
Stereo 24-bit/192kHz recording mode
4-channel MP3 recording
Digital monitor mixing (level and pan) with recordable stereo mixdown
Ideal for surround music and effects recording
Cascade function for running 2 units together
Auto-recording mode begins recording when the input reaches a certain level
Mark function during recording/playback
Edit functions such as divide and delete
128 x 64 backlit LCD display
Powered through (8x) AA batteries or (included) PS-1225L adapter
Records to SD/SDHC card media (not included)
Premium AKM Audio4Pro 192kHz A/D converters with over 100dB signal to noise ratio
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