65points

Zoom H2

72points

Zoom H4n

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Zoom H4n
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23 facts in comparison

Zoom H2 vs Zoom H4n

Zoom H2
Zoom H4n

Why is Zoom H2 better than Zoom H4n?

  • 41.63% less body volume
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    223.52cm³vs382.935cm³
  • 170g lighter
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    110gvs280g
  • Records onto an SD card
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  • 2 more microphone(s)
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    4vs2
  • 3mm thinner
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    32mmvs35mm
  • 6.5mm narrower
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    63.5mmvs70mm
  • 46.3mm shorter
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    110mmvs156.3mm

Why is Zoom H4n better than Zoom H2?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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Price comparison

Design

1.volume

223.52cm³

382.94cm³

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
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
3.weight

110g

280g

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
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
Dedicated Record Button makes recording fast and simple because you need only to press it to start and stop the recording.
5.thickness

32mm

35mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
6.width

63.5mm

70mm

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

Audio

1.Has an automatic recording
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
You can set your device to automatically record whenever sound above your designated level is detected.
2.has stereo speakers
Zoom H2
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 stereo microphone
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
4.has a microphone input
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
5.Has a background noise filter
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
The device has a filter to reduce background noise.
6.Is capable to record voice
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
Voice recording feature allows you to record voice memos, notes, lectures, etc.

Memory & Battery

1.has an external memory slot
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
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
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.Records onto an SD card
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
You can record lectures, music, notes, etc., directly onto an SD card, which provides more storage flexibility.

Connectivity

1.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
2.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Features

1.Has an A-B repeat feature
Zoom H2
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
Zoom H2
Zoom H4n
Some recorders allow you to edit and delete audio in recordings in playback.

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