Portable Recording Power!The Fostex FR-2LE rocks all you need when out recording in the field: a small device in a rugged chassis with first-class sound and features galore. The Fostex FR-2LE features a built-in stereo microphone, so you're always ready to record. What's more, it offers two XLR/TRS combo ins with phantom power for recording with your own microphones. You can record in Broadcast WAV format at up to excellent 24-bit/96kHz quality right onto CompactFlash. A CompactFlash card, an AC adapter, a shoulder strap, a wired remote, and a carry pouch come with the Fostex FR-2LE.
Fostex FR-2LE CompactFlash Field Recorder at a Glance:
- Built-in stereo microphones and MP3 mode for quick recording
- Record premium 24-bit/96kHz audio to CompactFlash
- USB 2.0 connection
- Lightweight, yet rugged
- Pre-record buffer feature and new file feature
- CompactFlash card and accessories included
Record first-class 24-bit/96kHz audio to CompactFlash
The Fostex FR-2LE records to useful CompactFlash, offering up excellent Broadcast WAV Format files at 24-bit/96kHz resolution. What's more, it offers an MP3 mode, for basic recording that sports over 92 hours of recording on an 8GB CompactFlash card. You can record over 12 hours at 16-bit/44.1kHz, CD-quality sound on an 8GB CompactFlash card.
Lightweight, yet rugged
Designed to be rugged enough for the road, yet portable enough to carry in a backpack, the FR-2LE is an adept CompactFlash recorder. It can also operate for eight hours off of standard, off-the-shelf batteries. An AC adapter comes included, as well.
Pre-record buffer feature and new file feature
The Fostex FR-2LE offers a 2-second "pre-record" buffer, so you won't miss the start of something if you don't push record fast enough. The FR-2LE also offers a "one take, one file" system, so you don't have to overwrite audio.
Built-in stereo microphones and MP3 mode for quick recording
While you can use your own microphones with the FR-2LE, it also features built-in stereo microphones, making it simple to just push and record. Fostex also gave the FR-2LE a basic MP3 mode. When paired together, it's really simple to quickly record memos, dictate notes to yourself before setting up microphones, and lay down thoughts at a moment's notice.
USB 2.0 connection
You can easily transfer files from the Fostex FR-2LE to your computer using the built-in USB 2.0 connector.
CompactFlash card and accessories included
In addition to a 128MB CompactFlash card, the Fostex FR-2LE comes with an AC adapter, a shoulder strap, a carry pouch, and a wired remote control.
Fostex FR-2LE CompactFlash Field Recorder Features:
- Included CompactFlash card (128MB)
- Recording on Type II CompactFlash card
- Lightweight, yet tough with a rigid chassis
- FAT32 file system & BWF Stereo file format
- MP3 recording/playback
- Up to 24-bit/96kHz audio performance
- 2 x phantom-powered XLR microphone ins with level adjustment control
- ALC (Off/On/Limiter) and HPF (On/Off, 100Hz -12dB/Oct)
- Built-in stereo microphones for quick memo recording
- USB 2.0 for high speed file transfer to PC
- 2 second Pre Rec buffer
- 1 take = 1 file system (eliminates overwrites)
- Approx. 8 hours battery operation
- Wired remote controller with microphone attachment belt
- AC Adapter included
- Shoulder strap and carry pouch included
- 2.24" (H) x 8.11" (W) x 5.19" (D)
- 1.76 lbs. (without battery)