52points

Olympus LS-12

66points

Zoom H1

Olympus LS-12
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24 facts in comparison

Olympus LS-12 vs Zoom H1

Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1
52
points
66
points

Why is Olympus LS-12 better than Zoom H1?

  • 10.14% less body volume
    166.69cm³vs185.504cm³
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • Records onto an SD card
  • Can synchronize your documents with a USB drive
  • Has a Pre-Record mode
  • 8.14mm thinner
    22.86mmvs31mm

Why is Zoom H1 better than Olympus LS-12?

  • Has a noise cut function
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 105g lighter
    60gvs165g
  • Has a background noise filter
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    2vs1
  • 8.58mm narrower
    44mmvs52.58mm
  • 2.68mm shorter
    136mmvs138.68mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.has an LED-backlit display
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

2.volume

166.69cm³

185.5cm³

Best

Sony ICD-TX50

26.71cm³

3.weight

165g

60g

Best

Philips VTR5600/93

37g

4.Has a dedicated Record Button
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

Dedicated Record Button makes recording fast and simple because you need only to press it to start and stop the recording.

5.thickness

22.86mm

31mm

Best

Sony ICD-TX50

6.4mm

6.width

52.58mm

44mm

Best

Philips VTR5000/93

21.6mm

Audio

1.Has an automatic recording
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

You can set your device to automatically record whenever sound above your designated level is detected.

2.Has a noise cut function
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

The noise cut function make play-back clearer, with low background noise.

3.has stereo speakers
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

4.has a microphone in
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

5.has a stereo microphone
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

6.Has a background noise filter
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

The device has a filter to reduce background noise.

Memory & Battery

1.has an external memory slot
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.Records onto an SD card
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

You can record lectures, music, notes, etc., directly onto an SD card, which provides more storage flexibility.

Connectivity

1.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Grundig Digta 7 Push

2

2.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Sangean DAR-101

2

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Features

1.Can synchronize your documents with a USB drive
Olympus LS-12
Zoom H1

The device can save and synchronize documents with the USB drive.

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