Product Highlights
  • 4 Tracks
  • XLR / TRS / 1/8" Jack Connection
  • 128 x 64 Full-dot backlit LCD Display
  • 1/4"-20 Female Attachment
  • 249 g (10.3 oz) Weight
  • 7.3 x 15.7 x 3.7 cm (2.8 x 6 x 1.4") Dimensions
  • 44.1 / 48 kHz Sample Rate
Zoom H4N Pro Handy Recorder (RED) Zoom H4N Pro Handy Recorder (RED)
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Overview

H4N Pro Handy Recorder

Advanced X/Y microphones, incredibly natural-sounding preamps, and built-in cutting-edge effects make the H4n Pro the ultimate portable 4 track recorder for musicians.

Key Features:

  • Four-track simultaneous recording
  • High-fidelity mic preamps
  • Built-in X/Y stereo microphones, adjustable between 90˚ and 120˚
  • Record up to 140 dB SPL with X/Y microphones
  • Two mic/line level inputs with XLR/TRS combo connectors
  • Stereo 1/8" Mic In mini phone jack
  • +24 or +48V phantom power for main inputs and Plug-in power (2.5V) via Mic/Line In mini phone jack

A New Look on a Classic Design

Meant to travel anywhere, the H4n Pro’s design is the gold standard in portable recording.  Available in Classic and new All Black finish.


The Ultimate Handheld Recording Studio

With onboard X/Y microphones, two combo input jacks, overdubbing, effects, and more, the H4n Pro is packed with features that allows musicians to create songs from start to finish.


Take Your Live Show Home

The H4n Pro is capable of recording the loudest and heaviest performances, up to 140 dB SPL without distortion. Take a line-level* stereo feed from the mixing console and capture room ambience with the X/Y microphones.

Professional Grade Preamps

The H4n Pro features high performance, low-noise mic preamps with recording resolutions up to 24-bit/96 kHz. The improved noise floor (-120 dBu EIN) captures audio at lower volumes with less noise and fewer artifacts.


USB Audio Interface

Functioning as a 2-input/2-output USB audio interface for PC or Mac, the H4n Pro enables you to record directly to your computer.

 

Never Miss a Take

Pre-Record

Capture two seconds* of audio before you hit RECORD with the Pre-Record function and never miss the start of a great take.


Auto-Record

The Auto-Record and Auto-Stop functions allow the H4n Pro to automatically start and stop recording according to your designated levels.


Three Recording Modes

Stereo Mode

Stereo Mode can be used with the built-in X/Y microphones or external mics, and is convenient for recording live performances, acoustic instruments, and more.


4-Channel Mode

4-Channel Mode records with the built-in X/Y mics and two external inputs to capture live room sound and a stereo board feed at the same time.


MTR Mode

Multi-Track Mode turns your device into a four-track studio, with built-in effects, overdub functions, and the ability to work with previously recorded sound files.


Inputs and Outputs

Inputs

The H4n Pro offers two locking XLR/TRS combo jacks, each with switchable phantom power. Additionally there is a mic/line input via the stereo 1/8” input jack.


Outputs

Monitor your performance with headphones or connect to external devices using the stereo 1/8” line output with dedicated volume control.

Music Production Software

Record, edit, mix and master your music with free download licenses for Steinberg’s Cubase LE music production software and WaveLab LE audio editing software.


Studio-Grade Effects

Choose from a variety of effects, including EQ, compression, reverb, delay, amp and cab emulators and more. Practice with an onboard metronome, tuner and looper.


Recording Time & File Formats

The H4n Pro can capture audio in both MP3 and WAV file formats. WAV files recorded with the H4n Pro comply with BWF (Broadcast Wave Format) and include marks and creation dates. It allows for easy syncing and file organization for both musicians and filmmakers.


Additional Features:

  • Output/headphone jack with dedicated volume control
  • Records directly to SD and SDHC cards up to 32 GB
  • Supports up to 24-bit/96 kHz audio in BWF-compliant WAV or a variety of MP3 formats
  • Built-in effects, including compression/limiting, low-cut filtering, modulation, reverb/delay and amp models
  • 2-in/2-out USB audio interface for PC/Mac computers
  • Mounts to mic stand or tripod, or directly to DSLR with optional Hot Shoe adapter
  • Runs on 2 standard AA alkaline or NiMH rechargeable batteries with up to 6 hours of operation (up to 10 hours in Stamina mode)

What's Included

H4N Pro Handy Recorder
2 x AA batteries
Protective case
Steinberg WaveLab LE software download
Steinberg Cubase LE software download
Operation manual

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Product Specifications

H4N Pro Recorder

General

 
Number of simultaneous recording tracks:

2 (STEREO mode), 4 (4CH mode), 2 (MTR mode)

Recording time 4 GB (SDHC):

Approx. 380 minutes (WAV 44.1 kHz / 16-bit stereo track)
Approx. 68 hours (MP3 44.1 kHz / 128 kbps stereo track)
* Recording times are approximations. Actual times may differ according to recording conditions.

Maximum file size of simultaneous recording:

2 GB

Projects:

1000/card

Locate function:

Hours/Minutes/Seconds/Milliseconds

Other functions:

Punch-in/out, Bounce, A-B repeat

Effects modules:

2
STEREO / 4CH Mode: LO CUT, COMP/LIMITER
MTR Mode: PRE AMP module, EFX module

Types:

53

Patches:

60

Tuners:

Chromatic, Guitar, Bass, Open A/D/E/G, DADGAD

Metronome sound sources:

5

Variable beat:

1/4  -  8/4, 6/8, unaccentuated

Tempo:

40.0 - 250.0 BPM

A/D conversion:

24-bit × 128 oversampling

D/A conversion:

24-bit × 128 oversampling

Recording media:

SD card (16 MB – 2 GB), SDHC card (4 GB – 32 GB)

Display:

128 x 64 dots Full-dot backlit LCD

Data Type - Way Format (Record / Play)

 
Quantization:

16- / 24-bit

Sampling frequency:

44.1 / 48 / 96 kHz

Data Type - MP3 Format (Recording)

 
Bit rate:

32, 40, 48, 56, 64, 80, 96, 112, 128, 160, 192, 224, 256, 320 kbps, VBR

Sampling frequency:

44.1 / 48 kHz

Inputs

 
Input [1] [2]:

XLR (balanced input) / standard phone (unbalanced input) combo jack

Input impedance:

(Using balanced input) 3 kΩ or more, pin 2 hot
(Using unbalanced input) 470 kΩ or more

Input gain:

(Using balanced input) −16 dB to +43 dB
(Using unbalanced input) -30 dB to +32 dB

Built-in stereo mic::

Unidirectional condenser microphone
Sensitivity: -45 dB/1 Pa at 1 kHz
Input gain: -16 dB to +51 dB
Maximum sound pressure input: 140 dB SPL

External mic::

Mini stereo phone jack
Input impedance: 2 kΩ or more
Input gain: - 16 dB to +51 dB

Outputs

 
Line/phone::

LINE Output load impedance: 10 kΩ or more
LINE rated output level: -10 dBu
PHONE: 20 mW + 20 mW (into 32Ω load)

Monaural speaker::

400 mW 8 Ω

Phantom power::

48V, 24V, OFF

USB::

USB 2.0 High Speed Mass Storage Class operation, Audio interface operation
(USB functions can be operated by USB bus power)

Power requirements::

DC 5V 1A AC from AC adapter (ZOOM AD-14), 2 x AA batteries

Batteries::

IEC R6 (size AA) x 2

Continuous recording time::

STEREO mode
Using built-in mics at 44.1 kHz/16-bit without headphones connected
About 6 hours using alkaline batteries or about 8 hours using NiMH (2450mAh) batteries
STAMINA mode
Using built-in mics at 44.1 kHz/16-bit without headphones connected
About 10 hours using alkaline batteries or about 12 hours using NiMH (2450mAh) batteries

Physical Specifications

 
Weight 294 g (10.3 oz)
Dimensions 7.3 x 15.7 x 3.7 cm (2.8 x 6 x 1.4")

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