• Wish list
  • Choose your store
    All countries
  • 0

Zoom R16

Zoom R16

Zoom R16 - SD-card recorder, USB audio interface and DAW controller. 16-track playback, 8-track simultaneous recording (24bit/48kHz PCM WAV), internal stereo condenser microphone, powered via battery or USB power, 8x mic inputs (2x with 48V phantom power), 2x outputs, 8x balanced combo connectors (XLR/1/4" TRS), 24bit/96kHz recording with compatible DAW software, internal effects, Mackie Control emulation via USB, can be used as USB storage. Compatible with Windows XP/Vista/7 and Mac OS. Includes Steinberg Cubase LE Software and 1GB SD card (supports up to 32GB SDHC cards) - ZOOM AD-14e power supply included!

Zoom R16 Bundle

Bundle Offer: Zoom R16 Bundle

the t.bone HP 66 + Zoom R16 + Thomann SD Card 8 GB You will save €9.80 (%2.93) compared to the individual prices
To the bundle €325

Come up with your own creative bundle and save

If you order this product together with others as part of a bundle, you can save up to %5 additionally!
Zoom R16 + the t.bone MB 45 II + the sssnake SMP6BK + Millenium MS-2004 + +6 more
starting from €335 Configure bundle now
Zoom R16 + the t.bone SC 300 + the sssnake SMP6BK + Millenium MS-2004 + +9 more
starting from €349 Configure bundle now
Zoom R16 + Presonus Studio One V3 Artist + the t.pc USB Stick 8 GB + Wizoo Publishing Mobile Recording
starting from €429 Configure bundle now

Customers that were interested in Zoom R16, have then bought these products

Zoom R16 70% bought this exact product
Zoom R16
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€322 Add to Cart
Zoom R24 6% bought Zoom R24 €439
Zoom R8 4% bought Zoom R8 €279
Presonus Faderport 3% bought Presonus Faderport €189
Korg nanoKONTROL 2 black 2% bought Korg nanoKONTROL 2 black €44
Our most popular DAW Controllers

Related products

Zoom R16 Bundle
(123) Zoom R16 Bundle
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€325
Zoom SCR-16 Bag
(62) Zoom SCR-16 Bag
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€28
the t.bone HP 66
(1010) the t.bone HP 66
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€5.90
Millenium MS-2005
(8241) Millenium MS-2005
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€9.90
the sssnake SM6BK
(5763) the sssnake SM6BK
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€4.99
Zoom R8
(146) Zoom R8
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€279
the sssnake SM10 BK
(4553) the sssnake SM10 BK
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€6.60
Behringer X-Touch Compact
(8) Behringer X-Touch Compact
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€377
Tascam DP-32 SD
(28) Tascam DP-32 SD
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€529
Zoom R24
(126) Zoom R24
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€439
Tascam DP-24 SD
(24) Tascam DP-24 SD
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€485
Zoom F8
(19) Zoom F8
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€1,059
Behringer BCF2000
(363) Behringer BCF2000
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€239
Zoom G5n
(8) Zoom G5n
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€233
Boss RC-202 Boss RC-202
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€333
Tascam DP-03 SD
(7) Tascam DP-03 SD
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€292
Thomann SD Card 8 GB
(182) Thomann SD Card 8 GB
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€6.90
Behringer X-Touch
(10) Behringer X-Touch
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€569
Hohner Rocket low Harp LEb Hohner Rocket low Harp LEb
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€59
Cymatic Audio Live Recorder LR-16
(27) Cymatic Audio Live Recorder LR-16
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€299
Boss BR-80
(220) Boss BR-80
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€199
Tascam DP-008 EX
(30) Tascam DP-008 EX
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€219
Thomann Adaptor Euro-PSU - UK
(476) Thomann Adaptor Euro-PSU - UK
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€3.90
Zoom H2n
(565) Zoom H2n
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€166
Behringer BCR2000
(142) Behringer BCR2000
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€138
Cymatic Audio uTrack24
(4) Cymatic Audio uTrack24
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€745
Zoom ARQ Aero RhythmTrak AR-96 Zoom ARQ Aero RhythmTrak AR-96
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€539
Icon QCon EX
(28) Icon QCon EX
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€422
Korg nanoKONTROL Studio
(3) Korg nanoKONTROL Studio
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€149
Icon QCon Pro
(114) Icon QCon Pro
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€549
Zoom H6
(243) Zoom H6
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€411
Mackie Control Universal Pro
(58) Mackie Control Universal Pro
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
€1,499

446 customer ratings:

Overall rating
4.5 out of 5 stars
handling
features
sound
quality
5 Stars
261 Customers

261 customers have given this product a 5-star rating.

Of these, 249 customers have written no texts or given their feedback in another language.

read all 12 reviews
4 Stars
163 Customers

163 customers have given this product a 4-star rating.

Of these, 156 customers have written no texts or given their feedback in another language.

read all 7 reviews
3 Stars
15 Customers

15 customers have given this product a 3-star rating.

Of these, 13 customers have written no texts or given their feedback in another language.

read all 2 reviews
2 Stars
4 Customers

4 customers have given this product a 2-star rating.

Of these, 4 customers have written no texts or given their feedback in another language.

1 Star
3 Customers

3 customers have given this product a one-star rating.

Of these, 3 customers have written no texts or given their feedback in another language.

5 of 241 feedback texts

Read all reviews

Good recorder for the home use

Matjaz C., 19.01.2016

Total
handling
features
sound
quality
Report review
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
I use the ZOOM R16 or my home recording of the keyboard (stereo), acoustic and electric guitar and vocal. We use the same but another device in our band, so I can easily correct or improve live recordings back home. I also use it as the mixing desk and the computer USB audio interface in order to minimise the equipment in my home studio.

It works fine although the controls are a bit awkward and you need to go several levels deep into the menues to make some basic adjustments. Otherwise, it makes good recordings and also works flawlessly with Cubase 8, even providing a reasonably good DAW interface. The equalisers and the effects are good enough.

There are some drawbacks and problems needing mentioning. First, we had some problems with the SD cards on both recorders - the files in the folders got corrupted, some recordings were overridden (luckily we had copies on the computers). It may be that we have tampered with the files on the SD cards on the computer and have caused the problem ourselves, but it should not have happened at all. Further, one of the potentiometers on the older device (but not very old - about two years) is losing the contact and has to be knocked-on to start working, which is really annoying. Mine is almost one year old now and has no problems so far.

In conclusion, it is a usable device for home use, and especially good value for the money. Being a strict amateur, I would probably buy it again. However, I could not recommend it for any more serious work beyond that.

Simple and Versatile

Jonathan1846, 12.03.2014

Total
handling
features
sound
quality
Report review
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
A simple to use eight track recorder that produces faithful recordings in WAV onto SDHC card. My own use of the R16 is limited to recording only; I transfer the WAV files to PC and edit on freeware, so I can make no comment on ease or functionality of editing on R16. The built-in effects are a mixed bag of mediocrity, but as a clean and straightforward multitrack audio recorder the R16 is very acceptable.

Does everything well

PuijoMies, 16.09.2013

Total
handling
features
sound
quality
Report review
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
I bought one unit first to try it out, and then I bought another one to use as a slave for recording 16 tracks at once. It works like a charm! You can record 8 tracks at once, 16 all in all. With two units, you get twice that. Easy set up and the controls are simple, like old Tascam units. This setup has completely replaced laptops etc. from my recording setup. Two inputs provide phantom power, nice to have when recording drums. Can be easily used for recording the entire band in a single session. If you know how to operate a cd-player, you'll have no problems using this. Keep in mind, the chassis is plastic (good quality though!), so do not mistreat your unit and it will last a long time. Zoom is a Japanese company, so you will get more features than you asked for. I haven't used any of the presets, but there are effects, presets and too many things to list here, software-wise. Build quality is excellent!

Zooming to the heights.

Johnguitars, 04.12.2015

Total
handling
features
sound
quality
Report review
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
I bought this to replace a Tascam DP01fx which was high mileage and beginning to show its age. Compared to that unit the effects are cleaner and the unit is less prone to earth hum. The signal flow is better thought out making it less likely to inadvertently leave a channel open while recording.

The inputs are very stiff but perhaps will loosen up with use. Either that or just keep a lead permanently in every socket. The built in mics are very poor and have a high pitched whistle in the background. This makes them only of use when using the machine as a notebook but would prevent you doing any kind of decent demo.

While basic recording is fairly straight forward using the effects will require you to get up close and personal with the instruction book.

All in all I am pleased with this unit but would recommend using an external mic.

Simultaneous recording of 8 inputs is the best

JoniT, 12.09.2015

Total
handling
features
sound
quality
Report review
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
I don't know much about track recording, but this device has helped me in so many ways.

Our band needed to record tracks and this was the best option to record all the instruments at the same time, for cheap.

Don't loose the manual!!! You'll rip all of your hair off if you do. You might know what to do, but figuring out how to do that, might become a problem. After a few uses though. I've gotten familiar with the device and it is fairly quick to use... depending on what I'm doing that is.

For 90% of the actions you have to fool around with the menus and that can get really annoying, but that is kind of the nature of most music devices. It's much better than my Boss-br800, because this actually has buttons to press. Also removing all the parts of a project is a pain, so I'd recommend just starting a new one.

I'm not sure if this is due to my cables or the device, but the inputs for 1/4 jacks are tight! Once I put my cables in. I found out that it's near impossible to get them out. To me it doesn't matter much because I don't remove them often.

I was a bit confused at first with the sound, but the sliders control how loud the playback is and the knobs above the sliders control the recording volume. I thought it was the other way around.

It's all plastic and as long as you don't start dancing on it, you'll be fine and it wont break. The microphones on the device are decent at best, but I've not used them a lot.

My uses for the device are:
1. Recording somewhat seriously.
2. Recording, so that the band can remember their parts for a song we are working on. (it's a lot easier to record a song instead of writing the notes down)
€322
Price includes VAT and free shipping (where applicable)
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
item number 232058
sales unit 1 piece
available since July 2009
Total rating
handling
features
sound
quality
sales rank
in this category Rank 4
at thomann.de Rank 1046
Share this product
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Email
  • Pinterest
  • Google+
Your Contact People
Phone: +49-9546-9223-30
FAX: +49-9546-922328
Free downloads
Product comparison
DAW Controllers
Zoom R16
(446)
Zoom R16

Zoom R16 - SD-card recorder, USB audio interface and DAW controller. 16-track playback, 8-track simultaneous recording (24bit/48kHz PCM WAV), internal stereo condenser microphone, powered via...

  • Number Of Tracks: 16
  • Interface Type: USB
  • Fader: 9
  • Simultaneous Recording: Amount Of Tracks: 8
  • Effects: Yes
  • Rotary Encoders: 9
  • Storage Medium: SD Card
  • Audio I/O: Yes
  • Transport Function: Yes
  • Phantom power: Yes
  • XLR Connectors: 8
  • Footswitch Connector: No
  • Jack Connectors: 8
  • Foot Controller Connection: No
  • Bus-Powered: Yes
  • RCA Connectors: No
  • Jog: Yes
  • MIDI Interface: None
  • USB connection: Yes
  • Joystick: No
  • Digital Connections: None
  • Additional Features: -
  • Miscellaneous Connectors: None
  • Headphone connection: Yes
  • Options: None
€322
Zoom R16 Bundle
(123)
Zoom R16 Bundle

containing: Zoom R16, the t.bone HP 66, Thomann SD Card 8 GB

  • Number Of Tracks: 16
  • Interface Type: USB
  • Fader: 9
  • Simultaneous Recording: Amount Of Tracks: 8
  • Effects: Yes
  • Rotary Encoders: 9
  • Storage Medium: SD Card
  • Audio I/O: Yes
  • Transport Function: Yes
  • Phantom power: Yes
  • Footswitch Connector: No
  • XLR Connectors: 8
  • Jack Connectors: 8
  • Foot Controller Connection: No
  • RCA Connectors: No
  • Bus-Powered: Yes
  • Jog: Yes
  • MIDI Interface: None
  • USB connection: Yes
  • Joystick: No
  • Digital Connections: None
  • Additional Features: -
  • Miscellaneous Connectors: None
  • Headphone connection: Yes
  • Options: None
€325
Akai APC 40 Mk2
(48)
Akai APC 40 Mk2

Akai APC 40 Mk2, USB Controller, Ableton Performance Controller, Provides hands-on control of Ableton Live with visual feedback, Seamlessly integrates 1 to 1 with Ableton Live, 5x8 clip-launch...

  • Interface Type: USB
  • USB: Yes
  • Fader: 10
  • Pads: 40
  • Rotary Encoders: 16
  • Diplay: No
  • Audio I/O: No
  • Rotary Knobs: 16
  • Fader(s): 9
  • Transport Function: Yes
  • Drawbar: No
  • Footswitch Connector: No
  • Foot Controller Connection: Yes
  • MIDI Interface: USB
  • Bus-Powered: Yes
  • Expansion: No
  • Jog: No
  • Joystick: No
  • Additional Features: Controller for Ableton Live
€348
Boss BR-800 Bundle
(17)
Boss BR-800 Bundle

containing: Boss BR-800, the t.bone MB85 Beta, the t.bone HD 800, the sssnake SM6BK

  • Number Of Tracks: 8
  • Simultaneous Recording: Amount Of Tracks: 4
  • Effects: Yes
  • Storage Medium: SD Card
  • Phantom power: No
  • XLR Connectors: 4
  • Jack Connectors: 4
  • RCA Connectors: Yes
  • MIDI Interface: None
  • USB connection: Yes
  • Digital Connections: None
  • Miscellaneous Connectors: Expression Pedal, Foot Switch
  • Headphone connection: Yes
  • Options: CAKEWALK SONAR 8.5 LE
€439
Boss RC-202
Boss RC-202

Boss RC-202, Desktop Loopstation for live and studio, best used by DJs, beatboxer and singers, controlled by hand, two stereotracks with individual controls, four input and track effects, 64...

  • Recording time: 3 Hours
  • Number Of Tracks: 2
  • Display: Yes
  • Pads: 0
  • USB connector: Yes
  • Simultaneous Recording: Amount Of Tracks: 1
  • MIDI: Yes
  • Effects: Yes
  • Fader(s): 0
  • Stereo: Yes
  • Storage Medium: Internal
  • Phantom power: Yes
  • XLR Input: Yes
  • Sampling Function: Yes
  • Incl. Power Supply: Yes
  • XLR Connectors: 1
  • MIDI interface: 1x In, 1x Out
  • Jack Connectors: 2
  • USB: Yes
  • RCA Connectors: No
  • MIDI Interface: 1x In, 1x Out
  • Number of analog outputs: 2
  • USB connection: Yes
  • Headphone Output: No
  • Digital Connections: None
  • Headphone connection: No
€349
Steinberg CC121 Controller
(133)
Steinberg CC121 Controller

Steinberg CC121 DAW Controller - plug-and-play (with Cubase), USB bus powered, transport section, channel section with controls for solo/mute, record, automation (read/write) and pan (all...

  • Interface Type: USB
  • Fader: 1
  • Rotary Encoders: 15
  • Audio I/O: No
  • Transport Function: Yes
  • Footswitch Connector: Yes
  • Foot Controller Connection: Yes
  • Bus-Powered: Yes
  • Jog: Yes
  • Joystick: No
  • Additional Features: EQ Section
€377
Behringer X-Touch Compact
(8)
Behringer X-Touch Compact

Universal Remote Control for DAWs Mackie Control Mode for integration with all music software, 9 Touch-sensitive 100 mm motor faders, 16 Rotary potentiometers, 39 Buttons for direct access to key...

€377
Icon QCon EX
(28)
Icon QCon EX

Icon QCon EX, USB DAW Controller, 8 touch-sensitive motorized channel faders, 12-segments LED channels level metering, 8 x dual function encoder knobs (Enter & rotate), Large backlit LCD to...

  • Interface Type: USB
  • Fader: 9
  • Rotary Encoders: 8
  • Audio I/O: No
  • Transport Function: No
  • Footswitch Connector: Yes
  • Foot Controller Connection: No
  • Bus-Powered: No
  • Jog: No
  • Joystick: No
  • Additional Features: LCD Display
€422

Further Zoom items

Offers include 23% Irish VAT and are valid as long as stocks last. Shipping costs to Ireland are 15 EUR, free shipping on orders above 199 EUR. Please click here for international Shipping rates. We do not accept liability for typographical errors or inaccurate information of any kind. *RRP = manufacturer's / distributor's recommended retail price in Germany
(6)
(264)
(112)
(3)
(189)
(81)
(3)
(1)
(11)
(39)
(65)
Feedback

Found an error or want to give us feedback about this page?

We're looking forward to hearing from you and aim to solve any problems as soon as we can.

cancel