Packed with premium features, the ICD-SX712 digital voice recorder puts powerful recording capabilities in the palm of your hand. Small enough to slip into a pocket or purse, you can take this recorder along to lectures, interviews or live concerts, or set it on your desk for easy access when dictating a letter, document or notes for later transcription. A dual stereo microphone confidently captures every sound, while 2GB of memory and approximately 25 hours of battery life ensure you'll never miss a word—even during the longest of lectures.
The 2-position microphone on the SX712 offers the most powerful recording capability in the Sony ICD lineup. The dual microphone array can be set in two positions: Dictation / Meetings & Conferences.
Ability to enable the recorder to automatically adjust the recording level or manually adjust it. The manual setting is especially useful for musicians.
Enables the user to press the RECORD button during playback and automatically add additional recording at the end without affecting the original recording.
Displays a calendar that indicates the dates when recordings were made and enables searching of a specific date.
Digital Pitch Control- enables the recording to be played at a faster or slower rate without changing the pitch.
A listening device can be plugged into the recorder.
Set the recorder for dictation and notes or for conferences and lectures.
Creates new Music and Podcast tab after "Ripping" a CD and downloading to the unit.
A feature desirable for individuals who record interviews such as press people which buffers the recording to make sure the initial words spoken by the subject are not missed.
A newly developed recording system that results in high sensitivity and less noise through dedicated tuning of each different model type.
The recorder has stereo microphones eliminating the need to use an external microphone.
Ability to charge rechargeable batteries in the recorder via USB connection. Rechargeable batteries included with ICD-SX712D. Sold separately for ICD-SX712.
Designed for extremely high quality recordings with a wide frequency response.
A unique and innovative technology from Sony, Intelligent Noise Cut™ mode significantly reduces ambient noise from recordings so that playback can be heard more clearly.
Mark the beginning and ending of a particular recorded passage and the recording will be played over and over again- great for language learning.
Convenient when using the unit in a low light environment.
Enables the user to press the RECORD button during playback and overwrite the recording correcting the original recording.
The recording quality of the unit has been optimized and validated by Nuance to work with the Voice to Print Dragon NaturallySpeaking® software.
Enables the user to fine tune the unit for the best sounding music playback.
Enables the menu language to be displayed in English, French or Spanish.
For playback, the SX712 supports MP3/WMA/AAC files.1
Provides the ability to pause the recording process, gather your thoughts and then continue recording in one easy step.
Software bundle that allows editing, viewing track marks, CD/DVD burning, playback with Intelligent Noise Cut™ and other useful features.
Place up to 98 track marks for each recorded file which can be "jumped" to for playback.
Voice Operated Recording starts and stops the recording when sound of a sufficient level is picked up by the microphone. This feature saves valuable recording time by not recording periods when there is little or no sound.
The SX712 provides flexibility in audio recording and playback. Audio can be recorded in CD quality with Linear PCM recording mode or in commonly used MP3 format.
A Memory Card slot offers access to additional recording time using optional flash memory media that can be removed and stored or used to transfer recordings to a computer.
Set a future date and time and the recording will automatically be played.
Enables the recorder to automatically extend the recording from the built-in flash memory to an optional micro SD card without interruption.
A visual feature on the LCD display allowing the user to adjust the playback speed for music or voice recording playback.
Rewinds or Fast Forwards in short increments making it easier to locate a segment in a long recording for review.
Provides the ability to use an external microphone.
Allows the folder names to be personalized such as NOTES, HISTORY CLASS, SCHEDULE etc.
In the manual record level mode it visually displays the RECORDING LEVEL of the left and right channels.
An easy to use system that allows the user to select how they are going to use the recorder, and the device automatically adjusts the unit to the optimal settings: notes, lectures, music etc.
Convenient accessories supplied with the unit to enhance the user experience.
PC & MAC COMPATIBLE
Works with Windows® as well as Macintosh® computers.
PC: Sound Organizer Software (CD-ROM)
MAC: Drag and drop Mass Storage Device functionality only.
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