When making records of critical meetings and conference is paramount to your business, the best choice is the this professional digital recording kit. It features the reliable, durable, and secure Olympus® DS-3500 and six Olympus ME33 omni-directional conference microphones. This conference room microphone system is easily transported in the protective Vanguard VGP Series case.
The Olympus DS-3500 Professional Dictation Recorder is manufactured for superior speech-optimized audio recordings in practically any environment. It is a premium recording device that is provides flexible recording modes that let you choose between dictation or conference recording so that you can be sure to capture what is most important. Recordings can be stored in DSS Pro, DSS, MP3, and WAV formats for easy sharing and transportation. (Click here to learn more about the DS-3500.)
Plus it is equipped with 128-bit and 256-bit encryption for security. Perfect for hospital, law, and government application.
The DS-3500 has been rated by Nuance® as 6 out of 6-Star Accuracy Score for use with their Dragon® Speech Recognition software (like Nuance Dragon Professional Group 15 and Dragon Medical Practice Edition 2). It does come with the Olympus Dictation Software (ODMS) which is the industry leading workflow management software that works effortlessly with Dragon. The ODMS allows for efficient routing of files within your organization over FTP, servers, or email. (Learn more about the ODMS by clicking here.)
The ME33 boundary microphones ensure that you capture every word spoken around them for later play back. They are the next generation of omni-directions microphones from Olympus which are designed to capture voices from a distance making them ideal for conference rooms, class rooms, and any large room environment. Built into each conference mic is the ability to eliminate excess high-frequency and low-frequency noises.
The beauty of the ME33 is the ability to combine up to six microphones together for stereo recording in a large room. But if the situation doesn't call for all six then you can scale that back. Each microphone can be connected or disconnected as needed.
|Recording format||DS2, MP3 and WAV - Digital recording in accordance Digital Speech Standard Pro|
|Recording Media||Micro-SD, SD, SDHC up to 32 GB|
|Recorder Lock Function||4-digit PIN|
|Input level||-70 dB|
|Display||Color LCD, TFT, 65,000 colors, 2" diagonal measurement, back-lit|
|Recording indicator||Red LED and VU bar-graph display on main color menu|
|Folders/Messages||5 folders with up to 200 files per folder. When using ODMS Software, up to 7 folders with 200 files per folder can be created.|
|Sampling Frequency||QP Mode: 16 KHz (28 kbps data rate); SP Mode: 12 KHz|
|Overall Frequency Response||SP mode: 200 to 5,000 Hz; QP mode: 200 to 7,000 Hz|
|Voice Activation||Yes (VCVA)|
|Mic sensitivity modes||Dictation and conference|
|Power Save Mode||Yes|
|Language support||English, French, Spanish|
|Microphone jack||3.5mm mini-jack|
|Earphone jack||3.5mm mini-jack|
|Battery||Lithium-ion, Olympus LI-42B, 3.7V, 420 mAh|
|AC Adapter||Does not come with power adapter. Optional Olympus A-517, 5vdc, 1 Amp is available for purchase.|
|USB Port||Mini, USB 2.0 compliant|
|Memory Size||DS2 (Standard Play)||DS2 (Quality Play)||WAV (44.1 kHz/16 bit Linear PCM)||MP3 (256 kbps)||MP3 (128 kbps)|
|2 GB Micro-SD (included)||306 hrs.||149 hrs||3 hrs||16.5 hrs||33 hrs|
|With 8 GB External SD card (not included)||1,237 hrs.||604 hrs.||12 hrs.||66.5 hrs.||133 hrs.|
|Frequency characteristic||70 to 10,000 Hz|
|Sensitivity||-35dB at 1kHz 0dB=1V/Pa|
|Output impedance||2.2 kΩ|
|Plug-in power||(1.5 to 10 V)|
|Cord length||2m Plug: 3.2mm diameter, 3-pole mini-plug (monaural)|
|Jack||3.2mm diameter, 3-pole mini-plug (monaural)|
|Outer dimensions||120mm diameter×23mm (without protrusions)|
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2 Year Warranty and Free 90 Day Replacement
The Olympus DS-3500 is guaranteed against defects in material or manufacture for a period of 2 years from the date of original purchase.
If the unit fails during the first 90 days of ownership, we'll send you a new replacement unit.