amazon Sony ICDTX50 reviews
It can be said that not have the tape recorder on the market comparable to ICD-TX50 in the thin and light. Weighing 50 grams and thickness of 6.4 mm, you can carry ICD-TX50 go anywhere.
Sony ICD-TX50 has 4 options sound quality as follows:
– WAV 95 Hz – 20,000 Hz, 44.1 kHz / 16 bit (stereo).
– MP3 192 kbps, 95 Hz – 18,000 Hz (stereo).
– MP3 128 kbps, 95 Hz – 16,000 Hz (stereo).
– 48 kbps MP3, 95 Hz – 14,000 Hz (mono).
ICD-TX50 supports WAV quality (comparable to CD) helps provide outstanding sound quality. Bitrate 192 kps on FM radio equivalent (approximately 75% of the CD), while the bit rate equivalent to 50% 128kps CD will help you balance between sound quality and storage capacity.
ICD-TX50 microphone sensitivity has 3 levels: LOW / low (to get the big sound, obviously), MEDIUM / Average (used for meetings, met in a small room) and HIGH / high (for the sound at the position away from the collection, use in large rooms).
No equalizer full-featured is a pity except for ICD-TX50. You can only choose one of the 7 equalizer available, of which the most notable is 2 equalizer for voice.
Maximum recording time
With 4GB memory, the ICD-TX50 can store a maximum of:
– 6 hours WAV quality level.
– 44 hours at 192 kps quality.
– 67 hours at 128 kps quality.
– 178 hours at 48 kps quality.
In addition, the ICD-TX50 also supports 32GB memory card, allowing memory expansion up many times.
Many features support
ICD-TX50 has many additional features to aid recording process becomes easier, including:
– The “Track Mark” on the side: You can “mark” the record at any time by using this button. You can also divide the recording files into several small files at the marker.
– There are power-saving mode and standby mode.
– Search Features Easy Search allows selected intervals when the tassel on top or bottom of the log. You have several options: A minimum of 5 seconds and a maximum of 10 minutes.
– The feature automatically pause recording process after a long waiting period.
– ICD-TX50 can be used as a USB storage drive normally.
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With beautifully designed, slim and lightweight, the ICD-TX50 handset brings feeling very pleasant. It can be said that the design of the ICD-TX50 is quite similar to the 2nd generation iPod Nano, which is a product of Apple is appreciated.
But the thin body of ICD-TX50 also bring a great inconvenience: The size of the buttons are too small to be used comfortably. ICD-TX50 using, you will probably just excited because ICD-TX50 can take anywhere, just annoyed difficult to work on the body is too small. In most cases, you’ll press the wrong buttons Play / Forward / Backward (Play / Rewind Forward / Rewind back), while sliding power button / lock also too small to big enough to stick your fingers.
ICD-TX50 screen located on the Stop button (stop) and Rec / Pause (recording / Pause recording) and accounts for 1/8 of the front of the chassis. It can be said that the screen of the ICD-TX50 LED is not small but … tiny. Somehow Sony to design a screen too small and for too much space on the front of this machine.
When recording, ICD-TX50 screen will be turned off after a certain period of time, but you can know ICD-TX50 continues recording through a small red light. This is another point other than pity, because the most important thing for a recorder that users need to easily check the machine in action, especially when it is oriented towards people’s attention are recorded .
Thus, we can say that the size of the ICD-TX50 is a bonus, while the design of the buttons and the screen is a serious minus. Fortunately, the quality of ICD-TX50 record is extremely great. Not only supports 5 levels of quality, ICD-TX50 also features noise cancellation Intelligent Noise Cut reduces noise in the environment. ICD-TX50 clasp in pocket can also make outriggers for the machine, giving you directions ICD-TX50 to the person recording you put on the table.
ICD-TX50 also supports a headphone socket so that you monitor the sound being recorded (this is also a way to fix the problem is too difficult to see the indicator light). This jack also allows you to export the output signal and convert voice to text (ICD-TX50 is supported converting speech to text Dragon Naturally Speaking as standard).
Even when the interviewees stand quite far Machine, ICD-TX50 still bright and clear sound. With 4GB capacity, most likely you will use less battery drain when the memory is full. In the test of Hardwarezone, ICD-TX50 achieve 29 hours of battery life, higher than the 24 hours according to specifications provided by Sony.