Posts Tagged: "zoom"


Biscotti TV Phone Review


I remember hearing that video chat first appeared when AT&T made special phone booths in Disneyland available to use (as part of a promotion of course). But as far as regular television being part of video chatting, it’s been more of a computer, laptop and even mobile devices world. While...

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Zoom H2n Handy Recorder Review


Writers such as myself like to romanticize about technology that was once essential to our craft but has been vastly usurped with the march of time. From carrying around a legal pad or  telling people that there’s “something about using an old typewriter,” to recording ideas and thoughts quickly using...

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Samson Zoom Q3HD Camcorder (update)

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Update: Checkout our Zoom Q3HD review. When Samson busted on the scene last year with the Zoom Q3 camcorder we we’re pretty psyched, despite it lacking the ability to capture HD video. Disappointment no more. Today, the company launched the Q3HD, a ‘roid injected version that offers the same great...

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Zoom’s Q3 Camcorder Now Available For Purchase


Remember Zoom’s Q3 handy camcorder? You know, the one with two condenser mics perched atop its shiny blue body?  Well, it’s now available for purchase at select retailers, including Amazon for $249.  Now you can record CD quality sound and video in a pocket sized format. Other features: 2.4-inch 320×240...


The Zoom Q3 Camcorder Is All About The Professional Audio


Until recent, the focus of pocket sized (aka FlipShare) camcorders has been video quality, while audio has played second fiddle.  Fiddle no more says Samson.  Today the company introduced the Q3 Handy Video Recording.  It records 640×480 video, but the microphone is the main stay of this camcorder.  Using the...

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Gadget Review: Zoom H2 Handy Recorder

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With music and computers being so eternally lip locked these days, it's only practical to have every piece of sound gear be computer compatible. Zoom's H2 Handy Recorder is just that and much more thanks to a plethora of features and superb sound reproduction [...]...


H4 Handy Recorder: A Bootlegger’s Wet Dream


By no means would I promote recording concerts, but the H4 Handy Digital Recorder is like a boot leggers’ dream come true.  The digital recorder captures audio at 24-bit/96 kHz or up to 320Kbps in MP3 format.  Additionally it features two studio-quality electret condenser microphones configured in an X/Y pattern...