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68points

Roland R-05

74points

Zoom H4n

Roland R-05
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23 facts in comparison

Roland R-05 vs Zoom H4n

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
68
points
Roland R-05
74
points
Zoom H4n

Why is Roland R-05 better than Zoom H4n?

  • 59.65% less body volume
    154.5cm³vs382.935cm³
  • 140g lighter
    140gvs280g
  • Records onto an SD card
    ?
  • 10mm thinner
    25mmvs35mm
  • 10mm narrower
    60mmvs70mm
  • 53.3mm shorter
    103mmvs156.3mm

Why is Zoom H4n better than Roland R-05?

  • Has an LED-backlit display
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?

Price comparison

Roland R-05

Zoom H4n

Design

1.has an LED-backlit display
?

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

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
2.volume
?

Best

Sony ICD-TX50

26.71cm³

154.5cm³

382.94cm³

3.weight
?

Best

Philips VTR5600/93

37g

140g

280g

4.Has a dedicated Record Button
?

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

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
5.thickness
?

Best

Sony ICD-TX50

6.4mm

25mm

35mm

6.width
?

Best

Philips VTR5000/93

21.6mm

60mm

70mm

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
2.has a stereo microphone
?

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

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
3.has a microphone input
?

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

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
4.Has an automatic recording
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You can set your device to automatically record whenever sound above your designated level is detected.

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
5.Has a background noise filter
?

The device has a filter to reduce background noise.

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
6.Has a Pre-Record mode
?

When Pre-Record mode is activated, sound is buffered for five seconds prior to the moment when the Record key is depressed so you don't miss a word or note.

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n

Memory & Battery

1.has an external memory slot
?

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.

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
3.Records onto an SD card
?

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

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n

Connectivity

1.USB version
?

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Sangean DAR-101

2

2

2

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n

Features

1.Has an A-B repeat feature
?

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.

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n
2.Has an audio editing feature
?

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

Roland R-05
Zoom H4n

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