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Has potential!

Advantages: Easy to use, Records in MP3 Format
Disadvantages: Poor Battery Life, Various Faults,

In my opinion the handy recorder has the potential to be a great bit of kit, if it did not have so many bugs within the unit, the unit I bought was easy to use and the audio was superb, but sadly when starting the unit, I had to turn it off/on for at leas ...

onepageuk 12.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Zoom H1 Handy Recorder

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Liston to your own voice on the cheap...

Advantages: Easy to use, good price and masses of space
Disadvantages: sound quality if you want to listen to music from the single speaker

During my working day I tend to have to make many note, usually on paper, which can so often become confusing due to my somewhat ‘scruffily rushed scribble, even losing some in transit, (and I really do need to brush up on my shorthand). Anyway, a while ...

blissman70 05.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Sony ICD-B 500

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Easy dictation in a tiny package

Advantages: Compact, lightweight
Disadvantages: No USB link

Gone are the days when, if you wanted to dictate messages or record meetings you had to worry about cassette tapes and how long your machine would run. We are now in a digital age and with the advances in digital technology you can record information on ...

laramax 08.06.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Sony ICD-B 500

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Speak, Edit, Repeat

Advantages: Quality variety of functions, integral USB, high storage
Disadvantages: No voice recognition, could be more intuitive

...As technology moves on, I've come to learn that even the most favourite of devices get improved, or something comes along that does everything the same or better and adds functionality as well. For a long time I championed the Olympus 100 series of dictap ...

pmcds 29.01.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Olympus WS-812

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Sounds good!

Advantages: 16 hours recording time, small
Disadvantages: Cannot edit recording at a later date

When I was revising for my GCSE's I recorded all of my notes onto tape. I listened to these as often as possible: when eating my breakfast, when going to sleep or when I was making cards. I found that this was very effective although I did have two main ...

bluejules 14.01.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Olympus VN 1000

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