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TASCAM Portacapture X8 Adaptive Multi-Recorder TASCAM has introduced the Portacapture X8 highresolution adaptive multi-recorder . It features 192kHz / 32- bit float point recording technology , a 3.5-in . colour touchscreen display , large-format internal detachable mics to accommodate a variety of recording applications , six setup modes each with instant optimized settings , internal eight-track recording , and more .
The Portacapture X8 uses an app-like set of configurations that optimize the unit for various recording tasks , including multitrack recording , voice capture for interviews , podcasts , music recording , field recording , and ASMR ( Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response ) for capturing those unusual / sensory-related sounds . Combined with the recorder ’ s intuitive Launcher system and the incorporated touch panel display , the Portacapture X8 is designed to allow users to focus on the recording without having to struggle with complicated settings .
The Portacapture X8 comes with two large 14.6mm-diameter built-in condenser microphones . With the TASCAM-developed HDDA mic preamps , these microphones are well suited for high quality audio recording . For easy setting of the available A-B and X-Y microphone patterns , the Portacapture X8 offers a detachable mechanism for configuration .
For more information , contact Erikson Audio : 514-457-2555 , info @ eriksonaudio . com , www . eriksonaudio . com .