Product Highlights
  • 4.3" Colour LCD touchscreen Display
  • XLR / 1/8" / TRRS mini jack Input
  • 20 Hz - 20 kHz Frequency Response
  • Mac / Windows OS
  • 48 V Phantom Power
  • 1 kg (2 lbs) Weight
  • 29.5 x 25 x 6 cm (12 x 10 x 2") Dimensions
  • 44.1 kHz Sample Rate
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PodTrak P8
Set It. Edit. Cast. Simple.

This new podcast mixer-recorder has all the functions you need to record, edit and mix podcast audio with its full-colour touchscreen interface. Records up to 13 tracks simultaneously, with individual volume sliders, mute buttons and on-air indicators for each channel, plus nine assignable sound pads and 13 preloaded sounds. The Zoom PodTrak P8 is easy to use and can handle the most ambitious podcasting projects.

Key Features:

  • Full-colour LCD touchscreen display
  • Record up to 13 tracks simultaneously
  • Six mic inputs with XLR connectors and optional phantom power
  • Volume sliders, mute buttons and “on air” indicators for each channel
  • Dedicated channel for recording phone interviews
  • Optional BTA-2 Bluetooth enables wireless call recording
  • Mix-Minus function prevents echo and feedback from call audio
  • Nine assignable Sound Pads with four banks
  • 13 pre-loaded sounds including applause, laugh track and more
  • Six headphone outputs with individual volume controls
  • Onboard editing
  • 2-input, 2-output USB audio interface
  • Class-compliant mode for iOS compatibility
  • Battery power provides up to two hours of use with four AA batteries
  • Records directly to SD, SDHC and SDXC cards up to 512GB
  • Up to 16-bit /44.1kHz audio in BWF-compliant WAV or MP3 formats

Touchscreen Controls

The colour touchscreen interface makes monitoring, adjusting and onboard editing seamless. Everything you need is a touch away.

Crystal-Clear Recording

The PodTrak P8 features six of Zoom’s best-sounding mic inputs, providing pristine audio for you and your guests. With up to 70dB of gain the P8 can handle demanding microphones such as Shure’s SM7B.

Editing Options

With the P8’s onboard editing, easily trim, split and fade audio clips to produce a finished episode. You can even add background music, or transfer track files to your computer to do a final mix. 

This Call Will Be Recorded

The P8 features a dedicated channel for recording phone calls. And channel six can be switched to USB mode to record your guests via computer. Both options include a Mix-Minus feature to prevent echo and feedback for the caller. 

It Speaks Your Language

The P8’s touchscreen display can be set to any one of six languages. Choose from English, French, German, Spanish, Italian or Japanese.


Product Specifications

Podtrak P8

Inputs & Outputs

No. of Input Channels Mic inputs: 6 (mono) Smartphone input: 1 (stereo)
No. of Output Channels 2 (6 headphones and L/R speaker outputs)


Type XLR jacks (2: HOT)
Input Gain 0 + 70 dB
Input Impedance XLR:3 kΩ
Max. Input Level +5 dBu (@0dBFS)
Phantom Power 48 V

Smartphone Connection Jack

Type TRRS mini jack (4 contacts, TIP: L, RING 1: R, RING 2: GND, SLEEVE: MIC)
Input Impedance 3 kΩ
Max. Input Level +2.5 dBu


Type 3.5mm stereo mini
Max. Output Level 20 mW + 20 mW @32 Ω
Output Impedance 27 Ω

Speaker Output

Type TRS jacks (balanced)
Max. Output Level +5.5 dBu
Output Impedance 320 Ω

AC Adapter

Format WAV 44.1kHz, 16-bit, mono/stereo
Recording Media 4–32 GB cards compatible with the SDHC specification (class 10 or higher)
64–512 GB cards compatible with the SDXC specification (class 10 or higher)
Audio Interface 44.1 kHz、16-bit、6 in / 2 out
Frequency Response -1.0 dB: 20 Hz ~ 20 kHz @44.1 kHz
Equivalent Input Noise EIN -124 dBu (IHF-A) @+70 dB, 150 Ω input
Display 4.3" (480×272) full-color touchscreen LCD
Power Supply 4 AA batteries (alkaline, lithium, or rechargeable NiMH) AC adapter (ZOOM AD-14): DC 5 V/1 A (supports USB bus power)
Estimated Continuous Operation Time using batteries Recording 44.1kHz/16-bit/4ch audio to SD card (when +48 V is OFF and headphone impedance is 32 Ω)Alkaline batteries: About 2 hours
NiMH batteries (1900 mAh): about 3.5 hours Lithium batteries: about 6.5 hours
Lithium batteries: about 6.5 hours
Power Consumption 5 W
Weight 1.43 kg (3.15 lbs)
External Dimensions 295 × 248 × 61 mm

Questions & Answers

Zoom PodTrak P8

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