70points

Roland R-05

92points

Zoom H2n

Roland R-05
Comparison winner
Zoom H2n
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49 facts in comparison

Roland R-05 vs Zoom H2n

Roland R-05
Zoom H2n

Why is Roland R-05 better than Zoom H2n?

  • 52.97% less body volume
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    154.5cm³vs328.485976cm³
  • Records onto an SD card
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  • 7.6mm narrower
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    60mmvs67.6mm
  • 17.7mm thinner
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    25mmvs42.7mm
  • 10.8mm shorter
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    103mmvs113.8mm

Why is Zoom H2n better than Roland R-05?

  • Has an LED-backlit display
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 10g lighter
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    130gvs140g
  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1

Price comparison

Zoom H2n

ProductStorePrice
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Stereo/Surround-Sound Portable ...Zoom H2n Stereo/Surround-Sound Portable Recorder, 5 Built-In Microphones, X/Y, Mid-Side, Surround Sound, Ambisonics Mode, Records to SD Card, For Recording Music, Audio for Video, and Interviews
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$180
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Handy Handheld Digital Multitra...Zoom H2n Handy Handheld Digital Multitrack Recorder Bundle with APH-2n Accessory Pack
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$220
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2N 4-Channel Handy Recorder Bundle...Zoom H2N 4-Channel Handy Recorder Bundle with Blucoil 32GB SDHC Memory Card, USB-A Mini Hub, 3-FT USB 2.0 Type-A Extension Cable, USB Wall Adapter, and Mic Furry Windscreen
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$198
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Handy Recorder Bundle with Zoom...Zoom H2n Handy Recorder Bundle with Zoom APH-2n Accessory Pack and Austin Bazaar Polishing Cloth
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$209
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n 2-Input / 4-Track Portable Hand...Zoom H2n 2-Input / 4-Track Portable Handy Recorder with Onboard 5-Mic Array + SanDisk 32GB Memory Card + Lavalier Mic + Batteries & Charger + Tabletop Tripod - Top Value Bundle
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$215
Zoom H2n AmazonWindscreen Muff for Zoom H2n/H4n Handy R...Windscreen Muff for Zoom H2n/H4n Handy Recorders, Zoom Mic Dead Cat Fur Windscreen Wind Screen for H2n H4n by YOUSHARES
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$9.99
Zoom H2n AmazonMovo REC-4 Wired Remote Control for Zoom...Movo REC-4 Wired Remote Control for Zoom H2n, H4n Pro, H5 and H6 Portable Digital Handy Recorders - Also Compatible with Sony M10, D50, D100
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$9.95
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Handy Digital Recorder along Wi...Zoom H2n Handy Digital Recorder along With Samson Studio Headphones and Deluxe Accessory Bundle
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$210
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Handy Portable Digital Audio Re...Zoom H2n Handy Portable Digital Audio Recorder with Samson Stereo Headphones and Accessory Bundle
Amazon logo
$242
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Handy Recorder with 16GB SD Car...Zoom H2n Handy Recorder with 16GB SD Card, Xpix Travel Battery Kit, and Accessory Bundle
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$209

Design

1.volume

154.5cm³

328.49cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
2.has an LED-backlit display
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
3.weight

140g

130g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.Has a dedicated Record Button
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
Dedicated Record Button makes recording fast and simple because you need only to press it to start and stop the recording.
5.Has built-in clip
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
You can clip your device to your clothes and carry it easily, e.g. in a gym.
6.screen size

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1.8"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
7.has a touch screen
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
8.Has a remote control
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
9.width

60mm

67.6mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.Has a noise cut function
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
The noise cut function make play-back clearer, with low background noise.
3.Has an automatic recording
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
You can set your device to automatically record whenever sound above your designated level is detected.
4.has a microphone input
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
5.has a stereo microphone
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
6.Has a background noise filter
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
The device has a filter to reduce background noise.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
8.Is capable to record voice
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
Voice recording feature allows you to record voice memos, notes, lectures, etc.
9.audio output power

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Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Memory & Battery

1.has an external memory slot
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.internal storage

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The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
4.Records onto an SD card
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
You can record lectures, music, notes, etc., directly onto an SD card, which provides more storage flexibility.
5.battery power

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.included SD card (memory size)

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2GB

Some manufacturers include a memory card in the box. An SD card with a higher storage capacity allows you to extend the storage space on your device with ease, providing you with more space for your data.
7.has a removable battery
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.USB ports

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With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
7.Has a built-in USB male connector
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
The device comes with a built-in USB male connector and doesn't need a separate USB cable to connect with the computer.
8.Has a Hi-Z input
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
Hi-Z simply refers to “hi-impedance”, with the Hi-Z input you can connect a guitar to the device.

Features

1.Has an A-B repeat feature
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
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.
This feature allows you to send and synchronize documents with your email account directly from the device.
The device can save and synchronize documents with Dropbox.
The device can save and synchronize documents with Evernote.
The device can save and synchronize documents with Google Drive.
The device can save and synchronize documents with SharePoint.
The device can save and synchronize documents with internal network.
8.Has a Voice-to-text function
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
Voice-to-text is a type of speech recognition program that converts spoken to written language.
9.Has a voice-to-email function
Roland R-05
Zoom H2n
Audios are converted into text files and sent to an email account.

Miscellaneous

1.pixel density

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80ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.

Price comparison

Zoom H2n

ProductStorePrice
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Stereo/Surround-Sound Portable ...Zoom H2n Stereo/Surround-Sound Portable Recorder, 5 Built-In Microphones, X/Y, Mid-Side, Surround Sound, Ambisonics Mode, Records to SD Card, For Recording Music, Audio for Video, and Interviews
Amazon logo
$180
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Handy Handheld Digital Multitra...Zoom H2n Handy Handheld Digital Multitrack Recorder Bundle with APH-2n Accessory Pack
Amazon logo
$220
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2N 4-Channel Handy Recorder Bundle...Zoom H2N 4-Channel Handy Recorder Bundle with Blucoil 32GB SDHC Memory Card, USB-A Mini Hub, 3-FT USB 2.0 Type-A Extension Cable, USB Wall Adapter, and Mic Furry Windscreen
Amazon logo
$198
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Handy Recorder Bundle with Zoom...Zoom H2n Handy Recorder Bundle with Zoom APH-2n Accessory Pack and Austin Bazaar Polishing Cloth
Amazon logo
$209
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n 2-Input / 4-Track Portable Hand...Zoom H2n 2-Input / 4-Track Portable Handy Recorder with Onboard 5-Mic Array + SanDisk 32GB Memory Card + Lavalier Mic + Batteries & Charger + Tabletop Tripod - Top Value Bundle
Amazon logo
$215
Zoom H2n AmazonWindscreen Muff for Zoom H2n/H4n Handy R...Windscreen Muff for Zoom H2n/H4n Handy Recorders, Zoom Mic Dead Cat Fur Windscreen Wind Screen for H2n H4n by YOUSHARES
Amazon logo
$9.99
Zoom H2n AmazonMovo REC-4 Wired Remote Control for Zoom...Movo REC-4 Wired Remote Control for Zoom H2n, H4n Pro, H5 and H6 Portable Digital Handy Recorders - Also Compatible with Sony M10, D50, D100
Amazon logo
$9.95
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Handy Digital Recorder along Wi...Zoom H2n Handy Digital Recorder along With Samson Studio Headphones and Deluxe Accessory Bundle
Amazon logo
$210
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Handy Portable Digital Audio Re...Zoom H2n Handy Portable Digital Audio Recorder with Samson Stereo Headphones and Accessory Bundle
Amazon logo
$242
Zoom H2n AmazonZoom H2n Handy Recorder with 16GB SD Car...Zoom H2n Handy Recorder with 16GB SD Card, Xpix Travel Battery Kit, and Accessory Bundle
Amazon logo
$209

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