85points

Olympus LS-7

84points

Olympus WS-801

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Olympus LS-7 vs Olympus WS-801

Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801
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84
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Why is Olympus LS-7 better than Olympus WS-801?

  • Has an audio editing feature
  • 0.2mm narrower
    39.8mmvs40mm

Why is Olympus WS-801 better than Olympus LS-7?

  • 16.31% less body volume
    59.32cm³vs70.87584cm³
  • 33g lighter
    57gvs90g
  • Has a built-in USB male connector
  • 1.1mm thinner
    14.8mmvs15.9mm
  • 11.8mm shorter
    100.2mmvs112mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.has an LED-backlit display
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

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

2.volume

70.88cm³

59.32cm³

Best

Sony ICD-TX50

26.71cm³

3.weight

90g

57g

Best

Philips VTR5600/93

37g

4.Has a dedicated Record Button
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

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

5.width

39.8mm

40mm

Best

Philips VTR5000/93

21.6mm

6.every pixel has three subpixels
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Audio

1.Has an automatic recording
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

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

2.Has a noise cut function
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

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

3.has a stereo microphone
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

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

4.has a microphone in
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

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

5.Has a background noise filter
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

The device has a filter to reduce background noise.

6.has a zoom microphone
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

Zoom microphones record very high quality audio, and enable you to record sound from a distance. This can be useful for recording meetings, lectures and presentations.

Memory & Battery

1.has an external memory slot
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

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-7
Olympus WS-801

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.internal storage

4GB

2GB

Best

Sony ICD-SX1000

16GB

4.Records onto a SD card
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

You can record your lectures, music, notes, ect. directly to a SD card, which gives you more flexibility regarding storage.

Connectivity

1.USB ports

1

1

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

Best

Grundig Digta 7 Push

2

2.Has a built-in USB male connector
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

The device comes with a built-in USB male connector and doesn't need a separate USB cable to connect with the computer.

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

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

4.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Sangean DAR-101

2

Features

1.Has an A-B repeat feature
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

You can use the A-B repeat feature to mark the beginning and ending of a particular passage of a recording that you want to listen again and again.

2.Can synchronize your documents with a USB drive
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

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

3.Has an audio editing feature
Olympus LS-7
Olympus WS-801

Some recorders allow you to edit and delete audio in recordings in playback.

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