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Olympus WS 813 4GB Voice Recording

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Olympus WS 813 4GB Voice Recording is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 1.
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  • High quality WMA/MP3 music playback
  • FM Radio Tuner & Recorder
  • Retractable USB connector

Product details

Olympus WS 813 4GB Voice Recording

• High quality WMA/MP3 music playback
• FM Radio Tuner & Recorder
• Retractable USB connector
• Built-in stereo microphones
• Noise Filter
• Voice Balancer
• Voice playback
• Voice Changer
• 5 folders for file storage, 200 messages per folder
• Recording and Playback Scenes
• Voice activated recording (VCVA)
• Includes case and earphones

Its design and engineering make the WS range a consummate blend of versatility and functionality, conceived to get the job done no matter whether you’re working or playing. At a single glance, it already gets a clear thumbs up - impressing with an ultra-slim body, lightweight build and super-stylish finish. But there is so much more hidden away inside: all WS recorders include music player, calendar search, Scene Select, Index Marks as well as the Noise Cancel feature and offer excellent high-sensitivity stereo sound quality for recording personal notes, meetings or conversations. The WS-813 is packed with powerful functionality - like Zoom Microphone Technology and includes Voice Playback as an extended voice filter skipping non-voice parts, Voice Balancer, Voice Changer and Noise Cancel. It also has an incredible 8GB memory, a linear PCM recording mode that enables CD-quality sound, a manual recording level, integrated music player and FM radio, to name just some highlights of many. It also has easily as much memory capacity as you will ever need (more than 2000 hours) plus a super handy integrated USB stick to keep life extra-easy.
Product Class Digital Notetakers with Direct PC Connection
Mobile / Stationary mobile
Storage Media
Internal / Removable Media Internal + Removable
microSD / microSDHC card Yes
Internal memory 8 GB
USB functionality
Direct USB Connection Yes
USB Speed USB 2.0 High Speed
USB Composite device Yes
USB Audio class Yes
USB Storage class Yes
Display colour White
Display Backlight LED ( White )
Display Size 27.56 x 23.9 mm / 1.43 ''
Display Type Full Dot Matrix Display (108 x 84)
Device operation
Main Switch Push
HOLD switch Yes
Power switch Yes
Recording Modes
Recording format PCM / MP3 / WMA
STXQ 132 h
STHQ 261 h
HQ 522 h
SP 1028 h
LP 2043 h
256 kbps 66 h 30 min
128 kbps 133 h
44.1kHz / 16bit 12 h 05 min
Maximum Recording Time 2122 h (WMA 8kbps)
Playback Modes
Playback format WMA (5 kbps - 320 kbps) / MP3 (8 kbps - 320 kbps) , WAV (44.1kHz / 16bit) , WMA DRM9
Sampling frequency
STXQ 44.1 kHz / 128 kbps
STHQ 44.1 kHz / 64 kbps
HQ 44.1 kHz / 32 kbps
SP 22 kHz / 16 kbps
LP 8 kHz / 8 kbps
MP3 44.1kHz / 128kbps 44.1kHz / 256kbps
PCM 44.1kHz / 16bit
Frequency response
STXQ 40 - 19.000 Hz
STHQ 40 - 16.000 Hz
HQ 40 - 13.000 Hz
SP 40 - 8.000 Hz
LP 40 - 3.000 Hz
256 kbps (MP3) 40 - 20.000 Hz
128 kbps (MP3) 40 - 17.000 Hz
44.1kHz (PCM) 40 - 21.000 Hz
Record function
Recording Scenes Lecture, Conference, Meetings, Dictation, Speech-Recognition, Individual-User Presets
Partial Erase No
Erase single files Yes
Erase folders Yes ( Music )
Erase all files Yes
Manual Rec level control Yes
Zoom Mic. Setting (DVM) Yes
Timer recording No
VCVA recording Yes VCVA (voice activation) for hands free recording
Index Up to 99 per file
Rec Monitor Yes
Overwrite No
Low Cut-Filter Yes
Voice Sync Yes
Playback function
Playback Scenes Voice 1, Voice 2, Music 1, Music 2, Music 3
Forward / Reverse Skip Yes
Repeat playback Yes
File Playback Yes
Folder Playback Yes
All Files Playback Yes
Voice Changer Yes
Voice playback Yes
Equalizer Yes ( Music )
Noise canceling function Yes
A-B repeat playback Yes
Random playback Yes
Sound enhancement Yes ( Voice Balancer )
Fast forward and rewind Yes
Playback Speed Control Yes
Playback speed Fast (35 steps Max. x3.5) / Slow (5 steps Min. x0.5)
Data organisation
No. of folders for Voice 5
Folder Music max. 300
Files per folder 200
File move Yes
File Copy (Folder to Folder) Yes
File Replace Yes
File divide Yes (Only MP3 and WAV files)
Folder Podcasts no podcast support
Calendar Search Yes
Other Features
FM Radio Tuner & Recorder Yes
Podcast support No
Voice feedback / guidance No
Beep signal (system sound) Yes
Corresponding Audio software (name) Sonority
Interfaces Input
Microphone sensitivity High / Middle / Low
PC interface USB Storage class
Microphone jack Yes
Microphones Built-in stereo microphones ( Directional )
Interfaces Output
Speaker Diameter Built-in ø 18 mm round dynamic speaker
Max. working output 80mW
Earphone jack Yes
Power Supply
Power Supply 1 x AAA Ni-MH rechargeable battery (charge inside device) or AAA battery
Alkaline battery life Recording: 27 h (LP mode)
Playback: 30 h via earphones
Battery charge Yes
WxHxD 100.2 x 40 x 14.8 mm
Housing colour Black
Housing material Plastic
Hardware Security
Lock single files Yes
Operating Systems & Requirements
Windows Operating system: Windows XP (SP2 or later), Windows Vista, Windows 7
Macintosh Operating system: Mac OS X 10.4.11 - 10.7
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good gadget but nearest collection point 400miles away!! Good gadget but nearest collection point 400miles away!! Need to swap with a similar one bought in Truro today in case it was as good, but on reflection isn't. None there nor in Plymouth. Wish you could order on line and pick up from local store rather than only pick up from store if already in it. Shame as a great gadget for the job I need recording spoken coursework with school pupils.
Date published: 2014-10-28
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