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Sony PCM-D100

Portable Audio Recorder

  • LPCM recording up to 24-bit/192 kHz and DSD (Direct Stream Digital) with 2.8 MHz resolution
  • Two pivotable condenser microphones adjustabe to 0°/90°/120° angles
  • Frequency range from 20 Hz to up to around 30 kHz
  • Sensitivity: -31dB/Pa
  • Integrated noise limiter
  • 100 dB Signal/noise ratio
  • Supports the audio formats: Linear PCM WAV with up to 24-bit / 192 kHz
  • DSD Format with 2.8 MHz
  • MP3 with 320 kbps or 128 kbps
  • Playback supports: Flac, AAC & WMA
  • Super Bit Mapping
  • Panning control
  • Digital limiter
  • DSP- and audio editing functions
  • Digital pitch control
  • Low cut filter
  • 5 Second pre-recording buffer
  • Dual recording: Records in both LPCM-WAV and MP3 files simultaneously
  • Backlight for LED
  • Volume control
  • Built-in loudspeaker
  • 32 GB Internal memory
  • Expandable slot for memory sticks and SD cards up to 128 GB
  • 5V External microphones and selectable attenuation of the input signals by around 20 dB
  • Inputs (3.5 mm jack): Line in, mic in, optical in
  • Outputs (3.5 mm jack): Line out, optical out, headphone out
  • Power supply connector: 6 V
  • MicroB USB2 connector
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 153 x 51 x 26 mm
  • Weight: 394 g
  • Incl. Wireless remote control, wind shield, case, USB cable and batteries, as well as audio editing software - Sound Forge Audio Studio
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Integrated Stereo Microhone Yes
Recording Tracks 2
Microphone Inputs 1
48 V Phantom power No
Line Inputs 1
Storage Medium Internal memory, Memory Stick Pro, SD Card
Headphone connection Yes
Integrated Speaker Yes
Resolution max. 24 bit
Max. Sample Rate 192 kHz
Limiter Yes

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Very Good

29.08.2016
Its built in microphones are very sensible, so you must learn how to set the recording level appropriately (I use it for field recordings and it is necessary to be aware that louder noises can appear and cause unwanted distortions).

It is necessary to use a stand or anything else that can prevent you from touching directly the device while recording.

The resulting sound is stunning considered the small dimensions of this device.
The noise reduction function (N/R -100 dB), makes it stand out from any of its competitors, that can only record in louder situations, while the PCM 100 can easily record in very low noise environments (the town at night, the countryside, or similar) nearly without preamp noise.

Battery last very long compared to other devices.
The display is bright and can easily switched on and off from a dedicated button. Built solidly.
Very easy to learn and use from the very first time.

The only cons I can mark here is the lack of dedicated jack/LNR inputs (it has a stereo mini jack input only), but to be honest I don't miss it so much.

If you want a very good portable device, this sounds like it's the best device on the market.
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Great portable recording device

Matis, 08.08.2016
I bought this to have it with me at all times and record anything that sounds interesting (as i am a film sound designer). It does a great job! Sound is pretty good, often cant tell if its a high cost microphone with preamp or D100.
I also own the smaller brother Sony PCM M10, which is great as well. D100 has more detailed and directional sound + very precise stereo field (which at times is something i don't need but most times is very useful).
I would recommend recording with to the DSD format - as the higher frequencies do sound better this way. The A/D converters for PCM and DSD are different, and the DSD converters sound better to my ears.

Only downside is the mic sensitivity when recording - either the wind can very easely go through the dead cat or if you move or shake your hands even a bit - it will be heard most likely.

Anyway very useful device and hopefully it will last for long years!
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