The adjustable mics, four-track recording and extended battery life of the TASCAM DR-40 give you the flexibility you need to record tracks anywhere.
The DR-40 captures up to four tracks from built-in, high-quality condenser microphones, XLR mic or line inputs. The internal mics are adjustable from XY to AB position, helping you to tailor your recording to the sound of the room. A pair of great-sounding TASCAM microphone preamps welcome condenser microphones with phantom power, recording at up to 96kHz/24-bit resolution. It accommodates balanced XLR or 1/4" line inputs using locking Neutrik Combo jacks. The DR-40 accepts SD or SDHC cards up to 32GB, and a 2GB card is included.
Once recorded, play back your takes with EQ and the optional Level Align feature to avoid volume jumps. A stereo reverb effect is also built-in, as well as a speaker and chromatic tuner. Transfer recordings to computer using the USB 2.0 jack. Other features include overdub mode, variable speed playback, limiting and low cut filter, and much more – all with TASCAM’s simple-to-use interface. No other recorder makes home or live recording as simple as the TASCAM DR-40.
|Handheld 4-track Portable Recorder||As standard|
|Built-in condenser microphones, adjustable to XY or AB position||As standard|
|XLR / 1/4” mic/line input with phantom power||As standard|
|Record the built-in microphones with the XLR mic or line input for a four-track recording||As standard|
|Dual recording mode captures a safety track at a lower level to avoid distortion||As standard|
|Overdub mode allows recording along with a previous take||As standard|
|Peak reduction automatically sets the ideal recording level||As standard|
|15-hour battery life from three AA batteries||As standard|
|Up to 96kHz/24-bit WAV/BWF or MP3 recording resolution||As standard|
|2-second pre-recording buffer||As standard|
|Variable speed playback from 50-150% speed without changing the pitch||As standard|
|Adjustable limiter and low cut filter (40 / 80 / 120 Hz)||As standard|
|Built-in speaker and chromatic tuner||As standard|
|1/8” headphone/line output||As standard|
|Playback EQ and level align||As standard|
|Stereo Reverb effect||As standard|
|Tripod mounting hole||As standard|
|SD/SDHC card slot supports up to 32GB media (2GB card included)||As standard|
|Locking Neutrik Combi jacks||As standard|
|USB 2.0 jack and cable for transferring recordings to computer||As standard|
|Powered by three AA batteries, AC adapter (optional PS-P515U), external battery pack (optional BP-6AA), or USB bus power||As standard|