Marantz PMD661 MKII : Handheld Solid State Recorder
The Marantz PMD661 MKII sports a refined professional feature set
that builds upon the legacy of the original Marantz PMD661 by maintaining
the ergonomic top facia layout focused around highly developed multi-functional
controls, ensuring comprehensive single handed operation. The hardware
feature set includes an integrated high-quality stereo condenser microphone
array for ‘point and shoot’ operation, switchable balanced
mic/XLR line inputs, as well as unbalanced line outputs on RCA connectors
and a secondary unbalanced line input on 3.5 mm mini jack connector.
Marantz PMD661 MKII Features:
- Record directly to SD cards - SD/SDHC compatible
- Handheld Size - 165x93x36mm
- Card check compatibility feature - New!
- Passcode protection for the device? - New!
- Password protected file encryption - New!
- Linear style Retake record function - New!
- Large OLED (organic LED) Display
- MP3, WAV(BWF), format compatible
- 16/24 Bit linear quantization
- 44.1/48/ 96KHz sample rate selection (96KHz only
- MP3 Bit Rate: 64 – 320kbps Stereo
- Balanced XLR Mic input
- 48V phantom power
- Balanced XLR Line Input, Unbalanced line in and
out, Digital Input (SPDIF)
- USB 2.0 for fast file transfer
- 4 x AA Batteries, providing six hours recording
(w/Alkaline 1450mAh batteries)
- Dictation Functions including Pitch control and
- Includes DMP Editor software for advanced features
|Measuring just 165 x 93 x 36 mm (6.5” x
3.7” x 1.4”) with a highly visible 128 x 64 dots matrix OLED
(organic LED) display ensures ease of use wherever recording, playback or
setup may be taking place. A high-resolution 24-bit / 96 kHz recording option
means quality is never an issue when recording to the supplied SD flash
card. Compatibility with SDHC media means cards up to 32 GB in size can
be used. In addition, the new built in ‘SD Card Check’ makes
it easy and convenient to insert any SD card and check compatibility. High
capacity media storage is matched by five hours recording time from four
AA Alkaline / Ni-MH batteries. Drag and drop file transfer is supported
via the USB port.
The new ‘Retake’ feature allows a simple button press to take
you back though the previously recorded audio and create a drop-in point
to overdub. This enables easy re-recording part way through unwanted takes
ideal for dictation and electronic note gathering applications.
New security features have also been added into the MKII with Password Protection
and File encryption ability that work hand in hand to keep recordings safe
form unauthorized access. MP3 files can be encrypted to .MPS files and WAV
files encrypted to .WAS files. Both MPS and WAS files utilize a 4 digit
password protection feature so that only those with the 4 digit key can
open and play the files either on the player, or in the new updated PMD
Marker Editor software, included in the box.
New PMD Marker Editor: Marantz Professional has once again bundled it’s
Marker Editor software free in the box. PMD Mark Editor allows the marker
points made on the recorded .le to be adjusted post-recording, and a new
file created, meaning basic editing can be carried out on any handy PC or
laptop, and .les posted for immediate distribution - plus the new 4 digit
password security update.
- Broadcast and Journalism
- Law Enforcement
- Municipal and Court Recording
- Government and Surveillance
- Dictation for Law, Medical, Education
- Meeting Recording
PMD661 MKII Includes:
- 1 x PMD661 MKII
- 1 x Audio Cable 3.5mm Stereo to RCA Stereo
- 1 x USB Cable
- 1 x AC Adapter
- 1 x User Guide
- 1 x CD-ROM
- 1 x SD Card
- 1 x Handy Strap