Zoom R16 Recorder
Product #7115 | SKU R16
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Zoom R16 Recorder

Product #7115 | SKU R16
In stock Ships tomorrow


Product Features
  • Stand-Alone Multi-Track Recorder
  • USB 2.0 Computer Interface & Controller
  • Field Recorder & Portable Mixer
  • AC or Battery Power for 5 Hours of Use
  • Built-In Stereo Condenser Microphones
Customer Reviews
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Product Details
  • Product: #7115
  • SKU: R16
Our Price $669.00 AUD

Delivery - $7.90*
Ships tomorrow
*estimated shipping to New South Wales

Description

The R16 from Zoom unites many different audio tools into a single powerful unit; it's a stand-alone multi-track recorder, and a USB 2.0 computer audio interface/control surface, as well as a battery powered field recorder & mixer. Whether you're recording a full band, working on an indie film, or just using the built-in mics to demo a new song on your acoustic guitar, you'll always have a use for the Zoom R16.

Using the R16 as a stand-alone recorder could mean many different things to different people. If you're a musician, this means that you can record a full live band and overdub up to 16 tracks, without ever touching a computer. If you're a film maker, you can record all of your lavalier and shotgun microphones in the field, and mix them to camera as well. If you're a photographer, you can record ambient sounds for use in a slide show presentation, and use the R16 as the playback device at the installation.

Using the R16 as a USB 2.0 audio interface to record into a computer also opens up different possibilities. Musicians can use it to track and mix with their favourite music production programme, or use the included Cubase 4 LE software. Film makers and photographers can record voice overs and ADR (additional dialogue recording) directly into their favourite non-linear editing programmes like Final Cut Pro.

The control surface capabilities of the R16 will also benefit Final Cut Pro users (and other NLE programmes). Its dedicated transport controls and jog/shuttle can be used to control the software, allowing the user to be less dependant on their mouse and keyboard. This is a huge benefit for musicians as well. Control surfaces help people focus on their creative work, rather than make them feel like they're chequing their email.

With all of the potential uses and creative possibilities the R16 provides, it truly stands in a class of its own. When you factor in its budget-friendly price-tag, it really becomes an incredible option for any aspiring creative person.

Features

  • Stand-alone multi-track recorder and mixer, USB 2.0 computer audio interface and control surface
  • Operates on AC or battery power, can be used as a field mixer & portable recorder
  • Features built-in stereo condenser microphones, as well as inputs for 8 external microphones
  • Supports up to 32GB SD Cards for over 100 hours of recording time
  • Operates on bus power from USB when used as a computer interface/control surface
  • Over 100 built-in effects, from guitar amp modelling to mastering effects
  • Effects can be used when recording in stand-alone mode, or when recording into a computer
  • USB port can be used to back-up projects on thumb drives
  • 8 microphone preamps, 2 with phantom power, Hi-Z guitar/bass input

Specifications

Inputs 8 x XLR and 1/4" TRS Combo Inputs (with Hi-Z input for guitar & bass)
Outputs 2 x 1/4" TRS Master Outputs
1 x 1/4" Headphone Output
Digital I/O Options 1 x USB 2.0
Memory Card 1 x SD Card Slot
Compatible with up to 32GB SD Cards for over 100 hours of recording time
Sampling Frequency 44.1 kHz 16/24-bit WAV when recording to SD Card
96 kHz 24-bit when recording into a computer
Tracks 16 Tracks
Records up to 8 tracks simultaneously when recording to SD Card
Phantom Power Yes - 2 channels feature phantom power
Metering 8 x 4-segment track metres
1 x Stereo 4-segment master output metre
Effects Over 100 built-in effects
Can be used in stand-alone mode and when recording into a computer
Control Protocol Mackie control emulation
Power Operates on AC power or 6 AA batteries
When used as a computer interface/control surface it operates on bus power from USB

Australian Shipping Via DHL
DHL offers a great express shipping service to Australia from New Zealand. We are proud to be able to offer express shipping to main cities on the east coast of Australia, within the same timeframe ( If not quicker ) than local Australian courier companies. Prior to the Covid-19 outbreak, service standards for these main centers was overnight. However these services have been impacted greatly, and as such the overnight service has been suspended. Overnight shipping will likely resume once things have returned to normal.

Qualifying main centers include:

  • Brisbane
  • Sydney
  • Adelaide

Whilst this service is extremely efficient and will likely be delivered within 1-2 days 99.9% of the time, it cannot be guaranteed. In the case where something were to go wrong with your delivery and it doesn’t arrive within the specified time frame, in most cases it will be delivered by the next day.

While not all major cities are eligible for overnight delivery, they still benefit from this great service. Other centers throughout Australia will have a typical delivery ETA of 2-4 days. (Excluding rural delivery address where this ETA can be extended to an additional three or more days).

If you require urgent shipping and you don’t reside in one of the cities stated above, please contact us and we can find a solution that works best for you.

Please Note: Shipping via DHL is not available to PO boxes and/ or parcel boxes etc.

In The Box

  • Zoom R16 Recorder
  • 1GB SD Card
  • AC Adapter
  • USB Cable
  • Steinberg Cubase LE Recording Software
  • 1 Year Limited Warranty

Reviews

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  • Trevor
    I love it. ZOOM effects on every channel. Guitars and basses "permanently" connected in case I get inspiration. Built in mics to capture ideas - all possible at 2, 3, 4 am if the muse strikes, small enough to leave on the bedside table. None of the latency using a DAW on a PC, even with ASIO (well, not that I've found). Should have gone this path years ago.
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Details
  • Product: Zoom R16 Recorder
  • Manufacturer: Zoom
  • Model: R16
  • SKU: R16
  • RM Product #: 7115