Tascam DR-40X Four-Track Digital Audio Recorder and USB Audio Interface

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Tascam DR40X Four-Track Digital Audio Recorder and USB Audio Interface

  • Excl. Tax: $271.96
  • Incl. Tax: $291.00

Tascam DR-40X Overview
Adjustable Unidirectional Microphones
Dual XLR-1/4" Mic/Line Inputs with Phantom Power
Supports SD Cards up to 128GB
3.5mm Line/Headphone Output
USB Microphone and Audio Interface Functionality
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Key Features

  • Podcast, Sound Effects & Music Recording
  • Adjustable Unidirectional Mics
  • Dual XLR-1/4" Inputs w/ Phantom Power
  • Stereo Safety Track Record Mode
  • Records in WAV up to 96 kHz
  • 3.5mm Line/Headphone Output
  • Auto Record and Pre-Record Functions
  • Internal Battery Operates up to 18 Hours
  • Supports SD Cards up to 128GB
  • Auto-Level, Limiter, and Low-Cut Filter

Tascam DR-40X Specs

Portable Recorder

Number of Tracks4
Max Sample Rate/Resolution96 kHz / 24-Bit
MicrophoneBuilt-In Cardioid Condenser Stereo Pair, A/B or X/Y Configuration
Built-In SpeakerYes, 0.3 W Mono
DisplayMonochrome LCD (Backlit)
Memory Card SupportSD (64 MB to 2 GB)
SDHC (4 GB to 32 GB)
SDXC (48 GB to 128 GB)
Internal StorageNone

Recording

Audio File FormatsBWF, MP3, WAV
Sample RatesWAV:
44.1 / 48 / 96 kHz
MP3:
44.1 / 48 kHz
Bit Depth16 / 24-Bit
Bit Rates32 to 320 kb/s (Record)
32 to 320 kb/s + VBR (Playback)
Signal ProcessingAuto Gain, EQ, Limiter, Low-Cut Filter, Reverb
TimecodeNone
Recording TimeWAV 44.1 kHz/16-Bit:
1 Hr 41 Mins per GB (Stereo)
WAV 48 kHz/16-Bit:
1 Hr 33 Mins per GB (Stereo)
WAV 96 kHz/16-Bit:
46 Mins per GB (Stereo)
WAV 44.1 kHz/24-Bit:
1 Hr 7 Mins per GB (Stereo)
WAV 48 kHz/24-Bit:
1 Hr 2 Mins per GB (Stereo)
WAV 96 kHz/24-Bit:
31 Mins per GB (Stereo)
MP3 32 kb/s:
74 Hrs 32 Mins per GB (Stereo)
MP3 64 kb/s:
37 Hrs 16 Mins per GB (Stereo)
MP3 96 kb/s:
24 Hrs 50 Mins per GB (Stereo)
MP3 128 kb/s:
18 Hrs 38 Mins per GB (Stereo)
MP3 192 kb/s:
12 Hrs 25 Mins per GB (Stereo)
MP3 256 kb/s:
9 Hrs 19 Mins per GB (Stereo)
MP3 320 kb/s:
7 Hrs 27 Mins per GB (Stereo)

Connectivity

Analog I/O2 x Combo XLR-1/4" TRS Female Balanced Line/Mic Input (Lockable)
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm TRS Female Unbalanced Headphone/Line Output
Digital I/ONone
Phantom Power+24 / 48 V, Selectable On/Off (Applied to All Inputs)
Phantom Power Current3 mA per Channel
Plug-In PowerNo
Host Connection1 x Micro-USB (USB 2.0)

Performance

Frequency Response20 Hz to 20 kHz +1/-3 dB (At 44.1 kHz, JEITA)
20 Hz to 22 kHz +1/-3 dB (At 48 kHz, JEITA)
20 kHz to 40 kHz +1/-3 dB (At 96 kHz, JEITA)
Max Input LevelMic Inputs:
-3 dBV
Line Inputs:
+20 dBu
Max Output Level+2 dBV
Headphone Output Power20 mW per Channel into 32 Ohms
ImpedanceMic Inputs:
2.2 Kilohms
Line Inputs:
10 Kilohms
Line Outputs:
12 Ohms
SNRLine Outputs:
>92 dB
THD≤0.05%
Microphone Max SPL125 dB SPL

Power

Power OptionsBatteries, USB Bus Power, AC/DC Power Adapter
Battery Type3 x AA (Included)
Approximate Battery LifeWAV 44.1 kHz/16-Bit:
18 Hours (Alkaline, 2 Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
6.5 Hours (Alkaline, 2 Channels, Phantom On, Recording)
9 Hours (Alkaline, All Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
19.5 Hours (Alkaline, 2 Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
16 Hours (Alkaline, All Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
16 Hours (NiMH, 2 Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
5.5 Hours (NiMH, 2 Channels, Phantom On, Recording)
7.5 Hours (NiMH, All Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
15.5 Hours (NiMH, 2 Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
12.5 Hours (NiMH, 2 Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
WAV 96 kHz/24-Bit:
14.5 Hours (Alkaline, 2 Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
8.5 Hours (Alkaline, All Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
14 Hours (Alkaline, 2 Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
14 Hours (Alkaline, All Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
11 Hours (NiMH, 2 Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
7.5 Hours (NiMH, All Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
12 Hours (NiMH, 2 Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
11.5 Hours (NiMH, All Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
MP3 128 kb/s:
16 Hours (Alkaline, 2 Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
9 Hours (Alkaline, All Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
16.5 Hours (Alkaline, 2 Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
16.5 Hours (Alkaline, All Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
12.5 Hours (NiMH, 2 Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
8 Hours (NiMH, All Channels, Phantom Off, Recording)
13 Hours (NiMH, 2 Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
13.5 Hours (NiMH, All Channels, Playback, with Headphones)
AC/DC Power AdapterVDC Not Included
AC Input Power100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz

Physical

Mounting Options1/4"-20 Female
Operating Temperature32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
Dimensions2.8 x 6.1 x 1.4" / 70 x 155 x 35 mm (Mics Closed)
3.5 x 6.1 x 1.4" / 90 x 155 x 35 mm (Mics Open)
Weight7.5 oz / 213 g (Without Batteries)
9.9 oz / 282 g (With Batteries)

Packaging Info

Package Weight1.05 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)15.95 x 8.2 x 1.06"

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