Tascam DR-44WL Wi-Fi Enabled Portable Audio Recorder
Product #18538
SKU DR44WL
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Tascam DR-44WL Wi-Fi Enabled Portable Audio Recorder

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Product Features
  • Wi-Fi Enabled Control and File Transfers
  • Stereo XY Condenser Microphone
  • 2x Combo XLR Inputs
  • 4-Track Multitrack Mode
  • 24-Bit/96 kHz Recording
Our Price $429.00
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TASCAM's DR-44WL is a fully professional portable recorder that is great for recording rehearsals, sound for video, or any other applications utilizing newly-upgraded high-resolution, 96kHz/24-bit converters. The DR-44WL's built-in microphones feature improved shockmounting and are arranged in a close XY pattern, providing you with an effortless stereo image with no mic-placement hassles.

The DR-44WL is also a capable 4-track recorder, allowing your arrangements to be recorded one track at a time with reverb. On top of that, the DR-44WL's innovative new features allow you to conveniently transfer and stream files, as well as control the DR-44WL's transport with your smartphone or computer over Wi-Fi.

Built-in microphones deliver an effortless stereo imageThe TASCAM DR-44WL portable recorder includes a set of shockmounted stereo condenser microphones, arranged in a close XY pattern for a perfect stereo image. Since you won't have to hassle with mic placement, you'll never miss an important moment. Nonetheless, the DR-44WL does feature a pair of XLR inputs with phantom power for projects that require more elaborate microphone setups. Able to withstand up to 132dB SPL, the DR-44WL can handle loud sources without breaking a sweat. And everything is captured with pristine AD/DA converters at up to 96kHz/24-bit resolution.

  • Great-sounding built-in stereo microphones
  • XLR inputs with phantom power
  • AD/DA converters deliver up to 96kHz/24-bit resolution
  • Bleeding-edge Wi-Fi Technology

Innovative Wi-Fi connectivity provides convenience and enhanced operationIf you want to record something but aren't a part of the action, then you can control the TASCAM DR-44WL portable recorder over Wi-Fi using your smartphone or computer. You can also conveniently transfer and stream files over a wireless network instead of fidgeting with a USB cable. Imagine being able to instantly share your recordings online or upload them to the cloud without even touching your recorder. No other portable recorder on the market has this game-changing feature! The DR-44WL is compatible with Mac and PC, as well as Android and iOS devices.

Multitrack mode allows you to record your arrangements one track at a time On-the-go Multitrack Recording Multitrack mode with reverb for on-the-go 4-track recordingsPerfect for capturing on-the-go musical ideas, the TASCAM DR-44WL portable recorder's multitrack mode allows you to record your arrangements one track at a time. A surprisingly lush reverb can also be added to your tracks. You can also record four channels at once for quick band recordings or use the DR-44WL's dual recording mode for creating a safety track in case your levels get too hot. If you're shooting video, the DR-44WL provides you with a hot shoe-mount and a stable internal clock to avoid drifting out of sync with your camera.

  • Record one track at a time or 4 channels at once
  • Dual recording mode for creating a safety track
  • Lush-sounding built-in reverb
  • Internal clock keeps your camera in sync
Recording Media
Recording Media SD cards: 64 MB to 2 GB
SDHC cards: 4 to 32 GB
SDXC cards: 48 to 128 GB
Recording Format
WAV/BWF Sampling Frequency: 44.1, 48, 96 kHz
Quantisation Bit Rate: 16- or 24-bit
MP3 Sampling Frequency: 44.1, 48 kHz
Recording Bit Rate: 32, 64, 96, 128, 192, 256, 320 kbps
Playback Bit Rate: 32 to 320 kbps
Channel
Channels 4CH Mode:
Mono up to 4 files
Stereo up to 2 files
Stereo (1 file) and mono (up to 2 files)

MTR Mode:
Mono up to 4 files
Analogue Input
Mic/Line Inputs XLR-3-31, phantom power compatible
1/4" (6.3 mm) TRS standard jack, phantom power compatible
Input Impedance 2.2 kOhms or more
Nominal Input Level Mic: -17.3 dBu +/-2 dB
Line: 4 dBu
Maximum Input Level Mic: -1.3 dBu +/-2 dB
Line: +20 dBu
Analogue Audio Outputs
Connector 1/8" (3.5 mm) stereo mini jack
Nominal Output Level -14 dBV (10 kOhm load)
Maximum Output Level Line Output: +2 dBV (10 kOhm load)
Headphone Output: 20 mW + 20 mW (32 ohm load)
USB
Connector Micro-B type, 4-pin
Format USB 2.0 High-Speed mass storage class
Wi-Fi
Compliance IEEE 802.11b/g/n (2.4 GHz only)
Communication Mode Simple access point (Limited AP)
Security WPA2-PSK (WPS 2.0-supported)
Attachment
Attachment Tripod Attachment Screw Hole: 1/4" (6.3 mm) tripod attachment screw hole
Power Supply
Power Supply 4x AA batteries (alkaline or NiMH),
USB bus power from a computer
Dedicated AC adapter (GPE053B supplied with the unit)
Power Consumption 2.5 W (maximum)
Battery Life Alkaline Batteries:
Recording: About 16 hours (When MIC input is selected, phantom power is not used, WAV, 44.1 kHz/16-bit)

Ni-MH Batteries:
Recording: 12 hours, approximate (When MIC input is selected, phantom power is not used, WAV, 44.1 kHz/16-bit)
Audio Performance
Frequency Response 20 Hz to 20 kHz +1/-3 dB (Fs 44.1 kHz, EXT IN to LINE OUT, JEITA)
20 Hz to 22 kHz +1/-3 dB (Fs 48 kHz, EXT IN to LINE OUT, JEITA)
20 Hz to 40 kHz +1/-3 dB (Fs 96 kHz, EXT IN to LINE OUT, JEITA)
Distortion 0.05% or less (Fs 44.1/48/96 kHz, EXT IN to LINE OUT, JEITA)
Signal to Noise Ratio 92 dB or more (Fs 44.1/48/96 kHz, EXT IN to LINE OUT, JEITA)
Computer Requirements
Windows Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1
Mac OS 10.2 to 10.9
Dimensions & Weight
Dimensions 160.0 x 78.7 x 43.2 mm
Weight 346 g including batteries
251 g without batteries

In The Box

  • Tascam DR-44WL Wi-Fi Enabled Portable Audio Recorder
  • microSD Card
  • microSD Card Adapter
  • GPE053B AC Adapter
  • 31.5" (80 cm) USB Cable
  • 4 x AA Batteries
  • Windscreen
  • Mic Stand Adapter
  • Shoe Mount Adapter
  • Soft Case

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4.5 (based on 2 ratings)
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  • Yufeng
    Very fast delivery and friendly customer services. The device is worth the price and shipped in nice packaged box no damage at all.
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  • Mark
    Very happy with this recorder. It's a good price and has a lot of functionality. Sound quality is really good, a lot better than the Zoom H4N. Wifi capability is also a nice little bonus. Build quality is ok, it feels pretty light and plasticy. Aside from that it's great piece of kit
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In The Box

  • Tascam DR-44WL Wi-Fi Enabled Portable Audio Recorder
  • microSD Card
  • microSD Card Adapter
  • GPE053B AC Adapter
  • 31.5" (80 cm) USB Cable
  • 4 x AA Batteries
  • Windscreen
  • Mic Stand Adapter
  • Shoe Mount Adapter
  • Soft Case

Reviews

4.5 (based on 2 ratings)
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  • Yufeng
    Very fast delivery and friendly customer services. The device is worth the price and shipped in nice packaged box no damage at all.
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  • Mark
    Very happy with this recorder. It's a good price and has a lot of functionality. Sound quality is really good, a lot better than the Zoom H4N. Wifi capability is also a nice little bonus. Build quality is ok, it feels pretty light and plasticy. Aside from that it's great piece of kit
    Read more Read less
Product:
Tascam DR-44WL Wi-Fi Enabled Portable Audio Recorder
Manufacturer:
Tascam
Model:
DR-44WL
SKU:
DR44WL
RM Product #:
18538