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Olympus WS 811 Silver 2GB Voice Recording

Code: A85LB

  • High quality WMA/MP3 music playback
  • Retractable USB connector
  • Built-in stereo microphones
  • Voice and Noise Filter
  • 5 folders for file storage, 200 messages per folder
  • Recording and Playback Scenes
  • Voice activated recording (VCVA)

Product details

Olympus WS 811 Silver 2GB Voice Recording

• High quality WMA/MP3 music playback
• Retractable USB connector
• Built-in stereo microphones
• Voice and Noise Filter
• 5 folders for file storage, 200 messages per folder
• Recording and Playback Scenes
• Voice activated recording (VCVA)

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-811 as an entry-level WS recorder has an ample 2GB memory plus an in-built microSD slot. It also has easily as much memory capacity as you will ever need (more than 500 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 2 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 WMA / MP3
STXQ 32 h 30 min
STHQ 65 h 30 min
HQ 131 h
SP 258 h
LP 514 h
128 kbps 33 h 30 min
192 kbps 22 h
Maximum Recording Time 529 h (WMA 8kbps)
Playback Modes
Playback format WMA (5 kbps - 320 kbps) / MP3 (8 kbps - 320 kbps) 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 / 192kbps
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
128 kbps (MP3) 40 - 17.000 Hz
192 kbps (MP3) 40 - 19.000 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 No
Zoom Mic. Setting (DVM) No
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 No
Voice playback No
Equalizer Yes ( Music )
Noise canceling function Yes
A-B repeat playback Yes
Random playback Yes
Sound enhancement Yes ( Voice Filter )
Fast forward and rewind Yes
Playback Speed Control Yes
Playback speed Fast (10 steps Max. x2.0) / Slow (5 steps Min. x0.5)
Data organisation
No. of folders for Voice 5
Folder Music max. 128
Files per folder 200
File move No
File Copy (Folder to Folder) No
File Replace Yes
File divide Yes (Only MP3 files)
Folder Podcasts no podcast support
Calendar Search Yes
Other Features
FM Radio Tuner & Recorder No
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

Does this work with windows 10 -specifically in downloading audio files to my pc?

Asked by: Guccimal
This should be fine for use with Windows 10.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-07-03
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A85LB Olympus WS 811 Silver 2GB Voice Recording (1+) £71.99

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