Zoom F8 MultiTrack Field Recorder

999.99
  • Filmtools #: 52969
  • Mfr #: F8
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Product Features
  • 8-channel/10-track field audio recorder/mixer
  • Light, aluminum chassis
  • High quality mic preamps
  • Support for up to 24-bit/192 kHz recording
  • Accurate Time Code (0.2 ppm) I/O on standard BNC connectors
  • Compatible with Zoom microphone capsules
  • Dual mini-XLR (TA3) balanced Main Outs plus ⅛" stereo mini-jack Sub Out
  • Dedicated headphone output (100 mW) with front panel volume control
  • 2.4" full-color backlit LCD with monochrome mode
  • Use as an 8-in/4-out USB audio interface (@ 96 kHz)

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  • Overview

    The Zoom F8 MultiTrack Field Recorder features:

    • 8-channel/10-track field audio recorder/mixer 
    • Light, aluminum chassis
    • High quality mic preamps 
    • Support for up to 24-bit/192 kHz recording 
    • Accurate Time Code (0.2 ppm) I/O on standard BNC connectors
    • Compatible with Zoom microphone capsules
    • Dual mini-XLR (TA3) balanced Main Outs plus ⅛" stereo mini-jack Sub Out
    • Dedicated headphone output (100 mW) with front panel volume control
    • 2.4" full-color backlit LCD with monochrome mode
    • Use as an 8-in/4-out USB audio interface (@ 96 kHz)
  • Specs
    RECORDING MEDIA
    Dual SD card slot supports:

    16 MB–2 GB SD cards
    4 GB–32 GB SDHC cards
    64 GB–512 GB SDXC cards

    INPUTS: 1-8
    Connectors:

    XLR/TRS combo jacks (XLR: 2 hot, TRS: TIP hot)

    INPUTS: XLR (MIC)
    Input gain:

    +10 – +75 dB

    Input impedance:

    3.3 kΩ

    Maximum input level:

    +14 dBu (at 0 dBFS, limiter ON)

    Phantom power:

    +24/+48V 10mA maximum for each channel

    THD (Total Harmonic Distortion):

    0.009% max (1kHz, 22Hz-22kHz BW, Input Gain min, -10dBu input)

    INPUTS: TRS (LINE)
    Input gain:

    −10 – +55 dB

    Input impedance:

    28 kΩ

    Maximum input level:

    +34 dBu (at 0 dBFS, limiter ON)

    THD (Total Harmonic Distortion):

    0.010% max (1kHz, 22Hz-22kHz BW, Input Gain min +10dBu input)

    INPUTS: ADDITIONAL INFO
    Equivalent input noise:

    −127 dBu or less
    (A-weighted, +75 dB input gain, 150Ω input)

    Frequency characteristics:

    10 Hz – 80 kHz +0.5 dB/−1 dB
    (192 kHz sampling rate)

    A/D dynamic range:

    120 dB typ (−60 dBFS input, A-weighted)

    Crosstalk:

    −90 dB or less
    (between adjacent channels, 1 kHz)

    MIC IN:

    ZOOM mic capsule input
    (use disables Inputs 1/2)

    SLATE MIC:

    Built-in mic for voice memos can freely be assigned to tracks

    OUTPUTS: MAIN OUT 1/2
    Connectors:

    TA3 connectors, balanced output (2: hot)

    Output impedance:

    150 Ω or less

    Reference output level:

    −10 dBV (Normal Output Type),
    −40 dBV (Mic Output Type), 1 kHz, 600Ω load

    Maximum output level:

    +10 dBV (Normal Output Type),
    −20 dBV (Mic Output Type), 1 kHz, 600Ω load

    OUTPUTS: SUB OUT 1/2
    Connector:

    3.5 mm stereo mini unbalanced output jack

    Output impedance:

    100 Ω or less

    Reference output level:

    −10 dBV (Normal Output Type),
    −40 dBV (Mic Output Type), 1 kHz, 10kΩ load

    Maximum output level:

    +10 dBV (Normal Output Type),
    −20 dBV (Mic Output Type), 1 kHz, 10kΩ load

    HEADPHONE
    Connector:

    1/4" unbalanced stereo output jack

    Output impedance:

    15 Ω or less

    Maximum output level:

    100 mW + 100 mW
    (32Ω load)

    D/A
    D/A dynamic range:

    106 dB typical (−60dBFS input, A-weighted)

    RECORDING FORMATS: WHEN WAV SELECTED
    Supported formats:

    44.1/47.952/48/48.048/88.2/96/192kHz,
    16/24-bit, mono/stereo/2-10 ch poly, BWF and iXML

    Maximum simultaneous recording tracks:

    10 (8 inputs + stereo mix)
    8 (with 192 kHz sampling rate)

    RECORDING FORMATS: WHEN MP3 SELECTED
    Supported formats:

    128/192/320 kbps, 44.1/48 kHz, ID3v1 tags

    Maximum simultaneous recording tracks:

    2

    RECORDING TIME
    Using a 32GB card:

    30: 51: 00 (48 kHz/24-bit stereo WAV)
    7: 42: 00 (192 kHz/24-bit stereo WAV)

    TIME CODE
    Connector:

    BNC

    Modes:

    Off, Int Free Run, Int Record Run, Int RTC Run, Ext, Ext Auto Rec (audio clock can be synchronized to timecode)

    Frame rates:

    23.976ND, 24ND, 25ND, 29.97ND, 29.97D, 30ND, 30D

    Precision:

    ±0.2 ppm

    Supported input levels:

    0.2 – 5.0 Vpp

    Input impedance:

    4.6 kΩ

    Output level:

    3.3 Vpp

    Output impedance:

    50 Ω or less

    POWER SUPPLIES
    Batteries:

    8 AA

    AC adapter:

    AD-19 DC12V 2A (center plus)

    External DC power supply:

    HIROSE HR10A-7R-4S 4-pin connector
    (1 pin: −, 4 pin: +), 9–16 V

    CONTINUOUS RECORDING TIME: WHEN RECORDING 2 CHANNELS AT 48KHZ/16-BIT WITHOUT HEADPHONES
    Alkaline batteries:

    8.5 hours or more

    NiMH (2450mAh):

    10 hours or more

    Lithium batteries:

    12.5 hours or more

    CONTINUOUS RECORDING TIME: WHEN RECORDING 8 CHANNELS AT 48KHZ/24-BIT WITH HEADPHONES
    Alkaline batteries:

    4.5 hours or more

    NiMH (2450mAh):

    6 hours or more

    Lithium batteries:

    8.5 hours or more

    CONTINUOUS RECORDING TIME: WHEN RECORDING 8 CHANNELS AT 192KHZ/24-BIT WITH HEADPHONES, PHANTOM POWER AND DISPLAY BACKLIGHTING
    Alkaline batteries:

    1 hour or more

    NiMH (2450mAh):

    2 hours or more

    Lithium batteries:

    3 hours or more

    DISPLAY
    2.4" full-color LCD:

    320x240

    USB: MASS STORAGE OPERATION
    Class:

    USB 2.0 High Speed

    USB: MULTITRACK AUDIO INTERFACE OPERATION (DRIVER REQUIRED FOR WINDOWS, NOT REQUIRED FOR MAC)
    Class:

    USB 2.0 High Speed

    Specifications:

    44.1/48/96 kHz, 16/24-bit, 8-in/4-out

    USB: STEREO MIX AUDIO INTERFACE OPERATION (NO DRIVER REQUIRED)
    Class:

    USB 2.0 Full Speed

    Specifications:

    44.1/48 kHz, 16-bit, 2-in/2-out

    Note: iPad audio interface operation supported (Stereo Mix mode only)

    EXTERNAL DIMENSIONS
    Main unit:

    7.0 in. (W) × 5.5 in. (D) × 2.1 in. (H)
    178.2 mm (W) × 140.3 mm (D) × 54.3 mm (H)

    WEIGHT
    Main unit only:

    2.1 pounds (960 g)

  • In The Box
    • Camera mount adapter
    • Zoom AD-19 12V AC Adapter
    • Operation manual
    • TA3 to XLR cable x2
    • Cubase LE and WaveLab LE download codes

The Zoom F8 MultiTrack Field Recorder features:

  • 8-channel/10-track field audio recorder/mixer 
  • Light, aluminum chassis
  • High quality mic preamps 
  • Support for up to 24-bit/192 kHz recording 
  • Accurate Time Code (0.2 ppm) I/O on standard BNC connectors
  • Compatible with Zoom microphone capsules
  • Dual mini-XLR (TA3) balanced Main Outs plus ⅛" stereo mini-jack Sub Out
  • Dedicated headphone output (100 mW) with front panel volume control
  • 2.4" full-color backlit LCD with monochrome mode
  • Use as an 8-in/4-out USB audio interface (@ 96 kHz)