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Olympus DS-330
5.8 out of 10

Olympus DS-330

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8.0

DIGITAL VOICE RECORDER

jenjen, Amazon
29 June 2011
  • Summary: PURCHASED A USED RECORDER, WAS HESITANT BECAUSE IT IS USED AND FROM AMAZON, BUT IT WORKS GREAT AND I AM HAPPY WITH IT.
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Overall 8
8.0

Olympus DS330 recorder

JS, Amazon
28 March 2011
  • Summary: Have used this for 6 or more years, now 2011. I use it with Win 7 just as a microphone though as Olympus has not offered Win 7 drivers for the program that works mostly on XP. I liked it with XP because the files sizes were smaller than most MP3 and similar voice files. Now I use Recordpad from[...
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Overall 8
8.0

Additional comment

JHailman, Amazon
21 September 2007
  • Summary: With so many reviews already available here, let me avoid going over the same ground. This is a great instrument with one serious annoyance. I use it in taking biological research notes in the field, and for trail notes when hiking and backpacking.
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Overall 8
8.0

DS-330, Small but Powerful

J. Donohoe "ready for freddie", Amazon
28 September 2005
  • Summary: I purchased the DS-330 for the purpose of recording meetings of my Association. Usually 8-12 persons attend the meetings and are seated around a large conference table. I haven't yet been able to use the recorder at an actual meeting, but I have simulated the same conditions,testing the recorder,...
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Overall 8
8.0

Best when closer to the person speaking

Marie, Amazon
13 November 2004
  • Summary: I've read some of the reviews about the recorder being able to record lectures really well, even from far away, but I've found that this recorder will pick up more of the surrounding noise than the lecture if you're more than 6-10ft away from the person speaking.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great little digital recorder.

uncle-buck, Amazon
7 February 2004
  • Summary: I bought the DS330 to record interviews and meeting with clients and prospective clients. It works just fine, and provides over 2 1/2 hours of high quality recording - more than enough for 95% of all meetings.
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Overall 8
8.0

Solid Digital Voice Recorder

Roger A. Rubio "The Snapman", Amazon
23 April 2003
  • Summary: I did a lot of research before finally plunking down the cash to buy this recorder, and I'm glad I did my due diligence. The Olympus DS-330 is a very solid digital voice recorder, packing a lot of functionality into a small package (as an aside, Sony does make them smaller, but IMHO, too small gets...
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Overall 8
8.0

One small glitch, but otherwise great

Sarah A. Webster "Sarah A.", Amazon
28 November 2002
  • Summary: I am a newspaper reporter for a living and I have been looking for a good/great digital voice recorder. This is the best I've found so far. Like other reviewers, I found that my Dell with Windows XP also had trouble installing the driver.
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Overall 8
8.0

Neat gadget, loads of features

Carl Skutsch, Amazon
18 June 2002
  • Summary: I just bought this so take my review with some salt, but still this seems like a pretty cool toy. It's very small, very lightweight, and has a lot of features. Voice activation, 2.5 hours at good quality, usb interface with your computer.
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