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Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
Top 36%225 points
Top 36%
Top 29%250 points
Top 29%
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
Top specs and features

Zoom H2 vs Zoom H2n: 23 facts in comparison

1. Has an automatic recording

You can set your device to automatically record whenever sound above your designated level is detected.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
84% have it

2. volume

31.96% less body volume.
223.52cm³
Sony ICD-TX50: 26.71cm³
328.49cm³

3. 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.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
50% have it

4. weight

20g lighter.
110g
Philips VTR5600/93: 37g
130g

5. has an LED-backlit display

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
48% have it

6. 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.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
31% have it

7. 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.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
48% have it

8. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
64% have it

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
60% have it

10. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
91% have it

11. Has a background noise filter

The device has a filter to reduce background noise.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
26% have it

12. Records onto a SD card

You can record your lectures, music, notes, ect. directly to a SD card, which gives you more flexibility regarding storage.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
47% have it

13. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n

14. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4
Zoom H2: 4
2

15. 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.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
96% have it

16. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Sangean DAR-101: 2
2

17. Is capable to record voice

Voice recording feature allows you to record voice memos, notes, lectures, etc.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
99% have it

18. Has an audio editing feature

Some recorders allow you to edit and delete audio in recordings in playback.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
26% have it

19. 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.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
21% have it

20. thickness

10.7mm thinner.
32mm
Sony ICD-TX50: 6.4mm
42.7mm

21. height

3.8mm shorter.
110mm
Olympus DP-201: 95mm
113.8mm

22. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Zoom H2
Zoom H2n
89% have it

23. width

4.1mm narrower.
63.5mm
Philips VTR5000/93: 21.6mm
67.6mm

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