Capture Anything, Everywhere with the Tascam Portacapture X8 High-Resolution Multi-Track Handheld Recorder

The Portacapture X8 is the next generation of multi-track hendheld recorders. With simple user-friendly app-like operation and cutting-edge functionality, you can create quality content for all needs.

  • Intuitive Launcher system using a 3.5-inch color touch panel display
  • Recording applications such as basic multi-track recording, podcasting, music, voice (interviews, vlog), field recording, ASMR and more
  • 4 XLR/TRS locking combo jack MIC/LINE inputs with individual phantom power supply (24V/48V) and in-house-developed HDDA (High Definition Discrete Architecture) mic preamps
  • Supports up to 192kHz/ 32-bit float point recording
  • Detachable 14.6 mm large-diaphragm condenser mics for both A-B position and X-Y position
  • Includes 8-in/2-out USB audio interface function
  • Internal mics can be used as a USB audio source
  • Internal recording to microSD card is available while the unit is functioning in USB audio interface mode
  • Supports 32-bit float USB transmission (from V1.30)
  • Internal multi-track recording up to 8 tracks (6 tracks + 2 mix)
  • Tascam Portacapture Control app for wireless remote control via mobile devices (with optional AK-BT1 Bluetooth adapter)
  • Wireless timecode sync with supported devices from Atomos (with optional AK-BT1 Bluetooth adapter, added in V1.20)

  • Recording Media: microSD cards (64MB - 2GB), microSDHC cards (4GB - 32GB), microSDXC cards (48GB - 512GB)
  • WAV (BWF): 44.1k/48k/96k/192kHz, 16/24-bit, 32-bit float
  • MP3: 44.1k/48kHz, 128k/192k/256k/320kbps
  • MIC
    • Connectors: 3.5 mm (1/8-inch) Mini TRS jacks
    • Maximum Input Level: +1 dBV
    • Minimum Input Level -69.3 dBV
    • Input Impedance: 85 kΩ or higher
  • LINE
    • Connectors: XLR-3-31 equivalent (1: GND, 2: HOT, 3: COLD), 6.3 mm (1/4-inch) standard TRS jacks Input(Tip: HOT, Ring: COLD, Sleeve: GND)
    • Nominal Input Level: +4 dBu (GAIN:min)
    • Maximum Input Level: +24 dBu
    • Minimum Input Level: -53 dBu
    • Input Impedance: 9kΩ or higher
  • USB Port
    • Connectors: USB Type-C
    • Format: USB2.0 HIGH SPEED mass storage class
  • Power: 4 AA batteries (Alkaline, Ni-MH or Lithium-ion)
  • Power Consumption: 7.5W (maximum)
  • Dimensions: 83 × 205.6 × 41.5 mm
  • Weight: 472 g, 381 g (with/without batteries)
  • Operating Temperature Range: 0 - 40°C
Manufacturer: Tascam
SKU: I682675-N-1-WHXD
UPC: 043774035007

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