Zoom H3-VR Handy Audio Recorder

Zoom H3-VR Handy Audio Recorder

Brand: Zoom
SKU: FXR003VR

$519.00

Whether you’re a game developer, filmmaker or musician, virtual reality is the undeniable future of content creation. While 360-video is exploding in popularity, the ability to easily create 360-audio has lagged behind…until now.

Available to backorder

Description

The Zoom H3-VR virtual reality audio recorder is the complete solution for capturing and processing spatial audio for VR, AR and mixed-reality content. With a built-in Ambisonic mic, recorder and decoder, the H3-VR puts 360-audio in the palm of your hand.


Features

  • 4 built-in mics arranged in an Ambisonic array
  • Full-sphere surround sound recording
  • Single-knob gain control of all input levels
  • Onboard Ambisonics A to B decoding
  • Three recording modes: Ambisonics, Stereo Binaural or Standard Stereo
  • Record up to 24bit/96kHz
  • Stereo binaural monitoring of Ambisonics signal
  • Headphone output and line output
  • Slate tone
  • Extensive metadata
  • Auto Mic Position Detection using 6-axis gyroscope (upfront, endfire, upside-down, endfire inverted)
  • Level Function to ensure precise angle placement
  • Wireless iOS remote control available through the BTA-1 Bluetooth adapter
  • Onboard Ambisonics playback with audio rotation
  • Accurate internal clock with .5ppm discrepancy
  • USB 2.0 Audio Interface Mode
  • Zoom PC/Mac post-production software to play, change a direction, and convert to binaural, stereo,and 5.1ch surround file
  • Powered by 2 AA batteries or USB bus power
  • Records to SD card up to 512GB

Specifications

  • Recording Media: Cards compatible with microSD/microSDHC/microSDXC specifications
    (Class 4 or higher)
  • Recording formats:
  • Ambisonics A, Ambisonics B (FuMa/AmbiX)
    • WAV 4ch poly (supports BWF and iXML): 44.1 kHz/16-bit, 44.1 kHz/24-bit, 48 kHz/16-bit, 48 kHz/24-bit, 96 kHz/16-bit, 96 kHz/24-bit
  • Stereo
    • WAV stereo (supports BWF and iXML): 44.1 kHz/16-bit, 44.1 kHz/24-bit, 48kHz/16-bit, 48 kHz/24-bit, 96 kHz/16-bit, 96 kHz/24-bit
  • Binaural
    • WAV stereo (supports BWF and iXML): 44.1 kHz/16-bit, 44.1 kHz/24-bit, 48kHz/16-bit, 48 kHz/24-bit
  • Display: 1.25" monochrome LCD (96×64)
  • Motion sensor: 6 axes (3-axis gyro, 3-axis acceleration)
  • Built-in Ambisonic mic: 4 matched unidirectional condenser mics
    • Maximum sound pressure input: 120 dB SPL
    • Mic gain: +18 – +48 dB
  • LINE OUT:
    • Connector: 3.5 mm stereo mini
    • Maximum output level: −10 dBu (1 kHz, 10 kΩ load)
  • PHONE OUT:
    • Connector: 3.5 mm stereo mini
    • Maximum output level: 20 mW + 20 mW (into 32Ω load)
  • USB: Connector: microUSB
    • Mass storage operation
    • USB 2.0 High Speed
  • Audio interface operation
    • 2 in/2 out (stereo/binaural input), USB 2.0 Full Speed
    • 44.1 kHz/16-bit, 48 kHz/16-bit
    • 4 in/2 out ( Ambisonics A/FuMa/AmbiX input), USB 2.0 High Speed
    • 44.1 kHz/24-bit, 48 kHz/24-bit
  • Power:
    • 2 AA batteries (alkaline, rechargeable NiMH or lithium)
    • AC adapter (ZOOM AD-17): DC 5V/1A (supports USB bus power)
  • Estimated continuous recording time using batteries: 48 kHz/24-bit, FuMa Rec Mode
    • Alkaline batteries: about 11.5 hours
    • NiMH batteries (1900 mAh): about 11.5 hours
    • Lithium batteries: about 24 hour

  • The above values are approximate.
  • Continuous battery operation times were determined using in-house testing methods. They will vary greatly according to use conditions.
  • External dimensions: 76 mm (W) × 78 mm (D) × 123 mm (H)
  • Weight (main unit only): 120 g

WATCH: Zoom H3-VR: Introduction

Additional information

Weight 0.32 kg
Dimensions 16.38 × 9.65 × 22.73 cm
Brand