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Smart design, cheap production.

Advantages: Cheap and functional multitrack recorder.
Disadvantages: As always with ZOOM, everything is low quality plastic and not always working.

Twenty years ago multitrack recording for me was working with two cassette tapes. Ten years ago I was dragging a terribly heavy 4-track AKAI tape recorder from the 60's (it had tubes inside and sounded really good). But I am fortunate to still be alive in ...

engels 27.12.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Zoom R16

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Music making machine

Advantages: Good effects, digital sound, built-in metronome
Disadvantages: Built in guitar tuner would be useful, only 8 tracks, relatively small hard disk (1.8 Gb)

It's difficult to review a product like the D8, purely because technology advances so quickly and it has already been better by 16 track recorders. However, I can say that the D8 does exactly what it should do and does it very well indeed. With 8 tracks ...

stezza 11.12.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Korg D8

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nice entry-level package

Advantages: Inexpensve
Disadvantages: poor manuals

Edirol's RolandED U8 USB digital studio comes bundled with either CubasisVST or Cakewalk 9 software and is a great entry-level audio/midi hard disk recording studio. The version I bought was the one with CubasisVST. Both versions include Roland's Virtua ...

w1ldrover 26.02.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Roland ED U8 USB

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The best spent $100

Advantages: Useful, great sounding, portable
Disadvantages: Ill comunication with computers

I was looking for a compact digital recorder for some time when suddenly discovered about DP-004. It was reasonably priced and had NO cheesy features that all the other companies like so much. No built-in drum machine, no digital effects, no karaoke, no s ...

engels 03.01.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Tascam DP-004

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TASCAM (tardis)DP-004, QUALITY & QUANTITY IN 6"X4"X1"

Advantages: i knew this was special when a friend asked me who the band was when i played it back
Disadvantages: the manual had me mentally rewriting it.

When i finally bought the tascam dp-004 i was still not happy about the small size but a friend who had knowledge of hearing one in action would have chinned me if i never bought it...in musicians wants and needs regarding demos it is for me unbeatable in ...

tezm 29.02.2012 · Read full review
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