The Boss Micro BR-80 is the ultimate pocket-sized recording tool. On-the-go recording became very popular after the first Micro BR multi-track recorder was released and this updated and improved version builds on it's success. With the Boss Micro BR-80, the track count is doubled (eight playback tracks, 64 virtual tracks) and it includes the most up to date COSM effect system.
The Boss BR BR-80 Portable Digital Recorder is a great tool for getting ready for your next big performance. Whether you're a solo musician that wants to have a bit more backing sound, or a full band that just wants to experiment more, the Boss BR-80 is capable of recording any of your ideas beforehand, then playing them live a a backing-track accompaniment.
You can really let your creativity loose with the Boss BR BR-80. The world class COSM amps and onboard effects can be a real gamechanger, and provide you with plenty of sounds and effects including guitar, bass and vocals. All your recordings are captured straight to SD/SDHC memory card up to 32Gb.
The stereo condenser microphones offer ultra high-quality field recording in an instant. All of these features are so compact that it still retains its tiny dimensions, easily fitting into a pocket for serious portability. Add to this Boss eBand JS-8 virtual backing band playback and you have an amazingly powerful tool for touring musicians.
Manufacturer Boss Model Micro BR BR80 Portable Digital Recorder Dimensions (H x W x D) 22 x 138 x 86 mm Weight 0.140kg Tracks MTR Mode Tracks: 8 Simultaneously recording track: 2 V-Track: 64 (8 V-Tracks per each Track) eBand Mode Tracks: 2 (stereo) Simultaneously recording track: 2 (stereo) LIVE REC Mode Tracks: 2 (stereo) Simultaneously recording track: 2 *Either the playback or the recording Recording Media SDHC Memory Card 4 GB to 32 GB SD Memory Card 1 GB to 2 GB DATA TYPE MTR Mode Linear (Bit Depth: 16 bits) eBand Mode eBand Songs (Recording/Playback) WAV (Bit Depth: 16 bits, Playback only) MP3 (Bit Rates: 64 kbps to 320 kbps, Playback only) LIVE REC Mode WAV (Bit Depth: 16 bits, Recording/Playback) MP3 (Bit Rates: 64 kbps to 320 kbps, Recording/Playback) AD to DA Conversion AD Conversion 24 bits DA Conversion 24 bits Sample Rate 44.1 kHz RECORDING TIME (CONVERSION IN ONE TRACK) MTR Mode 3 hours (1 GB), 100 hours (32 GB) eBand Mode eBand Song: 4 hours (1 GB), 130 hours (32 GB) WAV 16-bit, stereo: 1.5 hours (1 GB), 50 hours (32 GB) MP3 128 kbps, stereo: 16 hours(1 GB), 550 hours (32 GB) LIVE REC Mode WAV 16-bit, stereo: 1.5 hours (1 GB), 50 hours (32 GB) MP3 128 kbps, stereo: 16 hours (1 GB), 550 hours (32 GB) * The above-listed recording times are approximate. Times may be slightly shorter depending on the number of songs that were created. * The above number of the MTR mode is the total for all the tracks that are used. If each of the eight tracks contain an equal amount of data, the length of the resulting song will be approximately 1/8 of the above. Other Information Nominal Input Level GUITAR/MIC IN jack: -20 dBu (GUITAR/MIC SW = GUITAR), -40 dBu (GUITAR/MIC SW = MIC) LINE IN jack:-10 dBu Input Impedance GUITAR/MIC IN jack: 1M ohm (GUITAR/MIC SW = GUITAR), 6k ohms (GUITAR/MIC SW = MIC) LINE IN jack: 10k ohms Nominal Output Level PHONES/LINE OUT jack: -14 dBu Output Impedance PHONES/LINE OUT jack: 22 ohms Display Graphic LCD 128 x 64 dots (with backlit) USB Functions 24-bit/44.1 kHz USB-AUDIO (Hi-Speed USB) USB Mass Storage Class (Hi-Speed USB) BUS Power operation Connectors GUITAR/MIC IN jack (1/4" phone type) LINE IN jack (Stereo miniature phone type) PHONES/LINE OUT jack (Stereo miniature phone type) USB connector (mini-B type) DC IN jack Power Supply DC 9V: AC Adaptor (sold separately) Alkaline battery (AA, LR6) x 2 Rechargeable Ni-MH battery (AA, HR6) x 2 USB Bus Power Expected battery life: Approximately 6 hours (Alkaline dry cell batteries/with continuous playback of 8 tracks, power save function) * May vary according to usage conditions, batteries used, and type of SD card used. Current Draw 130 mA (DC IN) Included Accessories SD Memory Card, USB Cable (mini-B type), Alkaline battery (AA, LR6) x 2, Owner's Manual Optional Accessories (sold separately) AC Adaptor (PSA series), Silicone Rubber Case and Carrying Pouch: BA-BR80S
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