65points

Zoom H1

73points

Zoom H4n

Zoom H1
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Zoom H1 vs Zoom H4n

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Why is Zoom H1 better than Zoom H4n?

  • 51.56% less body volume
    185.5cm³vs382.935cm³
  • Has a noise cut function
  • 220g lighter
    60gvs280g
  • 4mm thinner
    31mmvs35mm
  • 26mm narrower
    44mmvs70mm
  • 20.3mm shorter
    136mmvs156.3mm

Why is Zoom H4n better than Zoom H1?

  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • Has an A-B repeat feature
  • Has a Pre-Record mode
  • Has an audio editing feature

Top specs and features

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Design

1.has an LED-backlit display
Zoom H1
Zoom H4n

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

2.volume

185.5cm³

382.94cm³

Best

Sony ICD-TX50

26.71cm³

3.weight

60g

280g

Best

Philips VTR5600/93

37g

4.Has a dedicated Record Button
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Zoom H4n

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

5.every pixel has three subpixels
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Zoom H4n

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.

6.thickness

31mm

35mm

Best

Sony ICD-TX50

6.4mm

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Audio

1.Has an automatic recording
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Zoom H4n

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

2.has stereo speakers
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Zoom H4n

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

3.Has a noise cut function
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Zoom H4n

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

4.has a microphone in
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Zoom H4n

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

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

6.Has a background noise filter
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Zoom H4n

The device has a filter to reduce background noise.

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Memory & Battery

1.has an external memory slot
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Zoom H4n

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
Zoom H1
Zoom H4n

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.included SD card size

2GB

2GB

Best

Yamaha POCKETRAK W24

2GB

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

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Features

1.Has an A-B repeat feature
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Zoom H4n

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.Has an audio editing feature
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Zoom H4n

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

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