84points

Olympus WS-801

77points

Olympus WS-803

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Olympus WS-801 vs Olympus WS-803

Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803
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Why is Olympus WS-801 better than Olympus WS-803?

  • Has an LED-backlit display

Why is Olympus WS-803 better than Olympus WS-801?

Top specs and features

Design

1.has an LED-backlit display
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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

2.volume

59.32cm³

59.32cm³

Best

Sony ICD-TX50

26.71cm³

3.weight

57g

57g

Best

Philips VTR5600/93

37g

4.Has a dedicated Record Button
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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

5.thickness

14.8mm

14.8mm

Best

Sony ICD-TX50

6.4mm

6.every pixel has three subpixels
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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 WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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

2.Has a noise cut function
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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

3.has a stereo microphone
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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

4.has a microphone in
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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

5.Has a background noise filter
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803

The device has a filter to reduce background noise.

6.has a zoom microphone
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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 WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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 WS-801
Olympus WS-803

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.internal storage

2GB

2GB

Best

Sony ICD-SX1000

16GB

4.Records onto a SD card
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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 WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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 WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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

Features

1.Has an A-B repeat feature
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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 WS-801
Olympus WS-803

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

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