Olympus VN-7600: Voice Activated High Capacity Note Taker
For busy, multi-tasking users who require substantial recording time but not a steep learning curve, Olympus has introduced the attractively slim-line, pocket sized VN-7600. This is an easy to use entry-level voice recorder and message taker that marries an extensive range of features to a great value price tag.
Not content with up to 573 hours of recording time courtesy of its 1GB built-in memory, the VN-7600 offers the bonus of hands free, voice activated operation (VCVA). Plus a long battery life will ensure over 80 hours of recording without interruption.
Want to memorise your grocery list, ideas for that special project or end of term thesis? The non-PC stand alone VN-7600 is just the job, thanks to intuitive operation, easy to grasp ergonomic and portable design, plus three different recording quality options. It additionally offers noise cancellation, timer recordings and a built-in alarm facility, while a large front-mounted 28mm speaker aids clarity of replayed recordings.
No wonder the popular VN series of voice recorders has sold over 10 million units to date.
Large, clear display and easy activation
The white and grey-bodied VN-7600 features a large and legible 1.4-inch LCD display. For the ultimate in convenience navigation is via one large central button, with a voice activated recording option for ‘hands free’ use. Microphone and earphone inputs further add to the usability and potential for expansion.
High quality recording
The VN-7600 offers two levels of microphone sensitivity plus noise cancelling, thereby ensuring even everyday occurrences such as a shopping list recorded on the bus sound so clear there’s no chance of forgetting to bag the broccoli.
1GB internal memory, up to 573 hours capacity
An incredible 573 hours (or 23 days) of recording time is offered by the VN-7600 in LP mode thanks to its expansive 1GB internal memory. Users can also save up to 200 recordings in each of the four available folders. Thanks to a 16-point index function, important sections of a recording can also be earmarked for easier retrieval and playback.
The VN-7600 further offers variable speed playback as a further aid to operation.
Three quality settings
By adjusting the three different quality settings (HQ, SP or LP), new VN-7600 users will soon get to grips with finding the perfect balance between recording time and audio quality. Up to 39 hours is available in HQ mode, 100 hours in SP mode, and the full 576 hours in LP mode.
Long battery life
Additional benefits include longer battery life – up to 86 hours recording in SP mode using 2x alkaline AAA batteries – so this is one device that truly won’t leave you lost for words.
Lightweight and portable
The VN-7600 measures a compact and diminutive 104x37x19.1mm without protrusions, and is a mere 66g including batteries, so neither will it weigh heavy on your mind nor your pocket, purse or wallet for that matter.