Olympus VN-8600PC - 2Gb Digital Voice Recorder
The Olympus VN-8600PC was discontinued by Olympus Australia in April 2012 - This model has been superseded by the VN-712PC - click here
The Olympus VN-8600PC digital voice recorder really packs it all in with 2GB internal memory and a great new, intuitive design you’ll be able to easily capture all the audio you want. With built-in USB connectivity, MP3 and WMA recording, the new Scene Select Function and the large LCD with font size setting it’s easy to record and store high-quality audio with ease.
In-built 2GB Flash Memory
Record up to 843 hours of uninterrupted audio recording in LP mode.
Multiple Language Support
The large LCD is capable of displaying eight different languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Polish and Chinese – a plus for accessibility.
51 Hours of Battery Life
Up to 51 hours of continuous operation with two AAA batteries.
Large LCD Display with Font Size Settings
Large LCD for easy, quick viewing of file locations, recording status and battery life.
Multi Format Recording
Record and play back in both of the standard high-function formats: MP3 and WMA.
3 Recording Modes
Select from three recording modes to meet your specific needs: HQ for high quality; SP and LP for extended recording.
Easily Retrive the Key Points of your Recording
Index marks let you specify a particular point in a recording or playback for easy retrieval.
Get the Best Sound with Scene Select Functionality
Wherever you are, whether it’s a conference room, large hall, or at home dictating, the microphones will automatically adjust to capture the best sound depending on your setting.
Voice Activation Functionality
A variable control voice acuator allows the voice recorder to automatically start and stop recording based upon the volume of noise, allowing you to save time and energy.
USB 2.0 Support
Allows high speed, mass storage of files and fast transfers to your PC for emailing, editing or archiving.
Playback Speed Control
Gives you the flexibility to adjust the speed at which you play back your audio file.
Digital Notetaker with PC Connection
Mobile / Stationary:
mobile and stationary
SD / SDHC card:
microSD / microSDHC card:
USB 2.0 High Speed
29 x 29 mm 1.61 ''
WMA / MP3
22 h 30 min
91 h 30 m
WMA / MP3
44.1 kHz / 32 kbps
22 kHz / 16 kbps
8 kHz / 5 kbps
44.1 kHz / 48 - 192 kbps
Memo, Meeting, Conference, Speech-Recognition, User Defined Setting
Erase all files:
Erase single files:
Handsfree recording function via optional footswitch:
Verbal annotations (up to 32 per file):
Manual Rec level control:
Zoom Mic. Setting (DVM):
Yes VCVA (voice activation) for hands free recording
Up to 16 per file
Noise canceling function:
Forward / Reverse Skip:
Fast forward and rewind:
Adjustable Fast: 10 Steps, max. +100% / Slow: 5 Steps, min: -50%
Files per folder:
Author ID Setting:
Worktype ID Setting:
Voice feedback / guidance:
Text to Speech Processing:
Visual Index function:
corresponding Audio software (name):
USB storage class
Built-in mono microphone
Built-in ø 28 mm round dynamic speaker
Max. working output:
250 mW or more (8 Ω speaker)
2 x AAA Batteries
Docking station with recharge function:
Device standalone recharge function via USB:
Device standalone recharge function via AC adapter:
66 g (incl. batteries)
108 x 39 x 16.8 mm (without protrusions)
English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Polish, Chinese
Lock single files:
Device lock by PIN code:
Device Locky by Fingerprint: