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Price: $99.99

Olympus - WS-700M

Your All-In-One Digital Recorder that can connect directly to your Mac or PC

Price: $99.99

The WS-700M is designed to be plugged directly into your computer for fast file transfer and recharging. With 4GB of internal memory and an additional microSD card slot, store thousands of songs and listen to them in impressive stereo sound with track and artist name clearly displayed on the large LCD. Stereo microphones and the Scene Select function always give you the best sound recording, no matter the environment.


4GB Internal Memory and removable microSD card capability.
With 4GB of internal memory and more than 1,000 hours of recording time, you’ll be able to capture notes, lectures, and more – and still have room to store documents. Add extra memory with a 16GB microSD card.

Multi Format.
Record and play back in all three of the standard high-function formats: MP3, WMA and PCM.

Direct Link to your Mac/PC.
With the "USB Direct" design, it is easy to charge your recorder and transfer your files over to your Mac or PC. Just plug the recorder right into your computer for fast downloads and charges – no cables needed.

Get the Best Sound with the Scene Select Function.
Wherever you are, whether it’s a conference room, large hall, or at home dictating, the microphones will automatically adjust to capture the best sound depending on your setting.

Stereo Microphone
Built-in stereo microphone.

Multiple Language Display.
The bright LCD supports and displays four languages: English, French, Spanish and Portuguese – another plus for accessibility. (EN/FR/ES/PT)

25 hours of battery life (Alkaline, SP mode recording).
There’s up to 25 hours of recording capability with the WS-700M’s long-life battery.

Voice Activation.
Voice Activation makes automatic starting and stopping of the recorder an extra benefit that saves time and energy.

Easy File Management.
Organize up to 200 files in each of five available folders for quick retrieval and storage convenience.

Technical Specifications

Recording FormatPCM, MP3 and WMA
Recording MediaBuilt-in 4GB flash memory and micro SD card slot
Recording TimePCM 44.1kHz/16bit: Approximately 6 hours MP3 256kbps: Approximately 34 hours MP3 128kbps: Approximately 69 hours ST XQ mode: Approximately 67 hours ST HQ mode Approximately 134 hours ST SP mode Approximately 270 hours HQ mode: Approximately 270 hours SP mode: Approximately 532 hours LP mode: Approximately 1058 hours
PC InterfaceUSB port
Folders Messages5 / 200 per folder
Overall Frequency ResponsePCM 44.1kHz/16bit: 40Hz-21kHz MP3 256kbps: 40Hz-20 kHz MP3 128 kbps: 40Hz-17 kHz ST XQ mode: 40Hz-19 kHz ST HQ mode: 40Hz-16 kHz ST SP mode: 40Hz-9 kHz HQ mode: 40Hz-13kHz SP mode: 40Hz-8kHz LP mode: 40Hz-3kHz
Practical Maximum Output80mW
Speaker18 mm round dynamic speaker
Microphone Jack3.5 mm, impedance 2k ohms
Earphone Jack3.5 mm, impedance 8 ohms
Power SupplyAAA NiMH rechargeable battery or AAA alkaline (LR03 or R03) battery *NiMH battery can be charged via USB
Battery LifeAlkaline: Approximately 25 hours (LP mode)
Size3.9 x 1.6 x 0.4 inches (98.5 x 40 x 11 mm)
Weight1.8 oz. (51 g), including batteries