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Roland R-44
8.2 out of 10

Roland R-44

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Overall 8
8.0

Excellent Recorder

Ro L., B&H Photo
27 June 2014
  • Excerpt: - rugged feeling - Easy to use - Great sound - Small size the only thing I'ld add it would be output submixes
  • Pros: Compact, Easy To Use, Excellent Sound
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Overall 8
8.0

Great but with caveats

Andrey R, B&H Photo
18 May 2013
  • Excerpt: I've been using R-44 mostly for small film sound recording gigs for the past year. I think it really is the best option at $1K price point - sensible set of features, good build quality, relatively easy to operate, and most-importantly good sound quality (if you have a high-output mic!
  • Pros: Compact, Versatile
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Overall 10
10

Simple & Professioal

Roo, B&H Photo
16 May 2013
  • Excerpt: Easy to use on the go and great quality sound.
  • Pros: Compact, Easy To Use, Excellent Sound, Powerful
  • Cons: Unnecessary Functions
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Overall 10
10

Fantastic and great value

drummerMet, B&H Photo
25 April 2013
  • Excerpt: Granted, 4 channels is a factor that almost deterred me, but realistically, it's great for 99% of my needs. The preamps are very clean and the functionality is clear, simple, but sophisticated where you want it to be. I don't love the shape or the placement of the buttons (esp.
  • Pros: Compact, Easy To Use, Excellent Sound, Low Distortion, Versatile
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Overall 10
10

Best Portable Recorder ever

Claudio Faccio, B&H Photo
10 March 2013
Overall 10
10

simply the best

Preston Davis, B&H Photo
7 November 2012
  • Excerpt: I had another, less expensive 8(really six) channel field recorder. The sound quality of the r-44 blows it away. The build is excellent and the form factor/size is perfect for me. Very easy to use. Very nice sounding preamps with plenty of headroom.
  • Pros: Compact, Easy To Use, Excellent Sound
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Overall 8
8.0

Easy for Beginners

MichiganIndieFilmmaker, B&H Photo
25 July 2012
  • Excerpt: This is my first sound recorder, so I can't give any comparison to other devices, but I can say this: the R-44 is very easy to use, and it sounds great. I am using it on an indie film, and it has a joy to work with every step of the way.
  • Pros: Compact, Easy To Use, Excellent Sound
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Overall 8
8.0

R-44

Mic, B&H Photo
20 September 2011
  • Excerpt: Very reliable bit of kit and good value. Pres get a bit noisy at max sensitivity would be my only complaint.
  • Pros: Easy To Use, Excellent Sound, Versatile
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Overall 8
8.0

Love, Love, Love it!

Tony the Digital Reporter, B&H Photo
8 August 2011
  • Excerpt: I use the R44 to record depositions. The sound quality is superb! Much better than the sound I get from my AG-HMC40. The batter backup works flawlessly, and the effects are really helpful to enhance the voice for our transcribers.
  • Pros: Easy To Use, Excellent Sound, Low Distortion, Powerful, Versatile
  • Cons: Unable to Maintain Config
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Overall 10
10

Great so far...

Tim, B&H Photo
17 June 2011
  • Excerpt: I wanted to write a review to share some information that I found hard to find before I bought this recorder. This info pertains to people using this device for video work. I haven't field tested this yet, so I can't speak to the sound quality (although my early tests have yielded very good results,...
  • Pros: Easy To Use, Excellent Sound, Powerful, Versatile
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