For sale by musicians Heaven Negombo14 Jul 2:46 pmNegombo, Gampaha
Zoom are renowned for producing feature-packed, musician-friendly gadgets that offer good value, and their latest offering is no exception. The HD16 is a 16-track digital studio that allows the simultaneous recording of eight inputs as 16-bit, 44.1kHz audio files. The converters themselves are 24-bit, as is the internal signal processing, right up until the final stage of the recording process, when it is dithered to the 16-bit standard used on audio CDs. It has an on-board CD/RW drive for making backups and complete song/album masters, plus an integral USB 2.0 bus for archiving song data and exporting and importing WAV files and completed mixes using a Mac or PC. Its internal hard drive is a sizeable 80GB, giving enough space to store up to 160 virtual tracks and 10 master mixes per song. Recorded audio can be altered using a range of editing tools, and several independent effects processors enable further treatment of input audio, record tracks and master mixes.
Like previous generations of Zoom multitrack recorders, the HD16 also provides an on-board bass synthesizer, drum machine, loop sample facilities and a harmony-generation processor which, together with step-time and real-time sequencing, can be used for constructing fairly complex rhythm arrangements without the use of any external instrumen
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