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Olympus-ws-500m.34185001
9.0 out of 10

Olympus WS-500M

The WS-500M is designed to be plugged directly into your compute Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Features
Supports music files in MP3 and WMA formats.
Features
The WS-500M has 2GB of internal flash memory.
Features
Enjoy an amazing 545 hours of recording time.
Features
The unique "USB Direct" design means you can connect it right to the USB port on your computer and download or transfer audio, music, photos and more.
Features
Built-in stereo microphone.
Features
Up to 21 hours of continuous operation with only one AAA battery.
Features
Organize up to 200 files in each of five available folders for quick retrieval and storage convenience.
Features
The LCD supports and displays three languages.
Features
Use the Voice Activation mode to record sound, via the built-in microphone, without ever lifting a finger.
Technical Specs
Recording Format
WMA (Windows Media Audio)
Recording Media
Built-in 2 GB flash memory
Recording Time
Stereo XQ Mode: 34 hours, 50 minutes
Card Format
N/A
Input Level
-70 dBv
PC Interface
USB direct, Hi speed
LCD
1.23 inch
LED
Yes
Folders Messages
5 folders/200 messages per folder
Sampling Frequency
Stereo XQ Mode: 44.1 kHz
Overall Frequency Response
Stereo XQ Mode: 50-19,000 Hz
LP Mode
Yes
Voice Activation
Yes
Demographic Data Input
N/A
Practical Maximum Output
70 mW
Write Protection
Yes
Speaker
Built-in 16 mm round dynamic speaker
Microphone Jack
Yes
Earphone Jack
Yes
Power Supply
One AAA NiMH or alkaline battery (
External Power Supply
N/A
Battery Life
21 hours (Alkaline, LP mode recording)
Size
3.7" L x 1.5" W x 0.4" D (94.8 x 38.0 x 11.0 mm), excluding protrusions
Weight
1.6 oz. (46g), including battery
OS Supported
Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7
CPU
N/A
RAM
N/A
Sound Board
N/A
Video Card and Display
N/A
Removable Drive
N/A
USB Port
One free port
Audio Output
N/A
Release Date
First seen
23 April 2009