Summary: I have had this recorder for ten years and I cannot believe it is still working. I use it between five and seven days a week, recording interviews for my job. For the first seven years, I used the recordings for broadcast (radio and TV.
Summary: Every positive comment I've read about this machine is true. I liked mine so much I ended up buying three (when they were available.) I use one in my studio, take one with me to classes to record lectures (I'm 62 and have gone back to university.
Summary: This recorder has been the best investment I have made. It is user friendly, has easy to read and understand displays, and makes great recordings using an external mic or its own internal mic. I have recommended it to several of my friends and our university radio station owns several.
Summary: I'm a professional broadcaster, having used MD since the early 1990's, and our organization uses these for newsgathering. The main flaws of the MZ-B100 as noted elsewhere are lack of lighted LCD, and extremely slow RR/FF and other actions, due to the single AA power supply and other issues.
Summary: This is a great unit- I bought a sony mini disc player 6 years ago which just started to give problems (having dropped it many times)so i had to get a new one. This B100 as a great replacement. It is so convenient to have the ability to record and play-back all on one unit-no cords. Cons.
Summary: ...As a journalist of 25 years experience, I have tried just about every cassette/microcassette/solid-state handheld field recorder out there. Too well do I know the hearbreak of getting back from a day of great interviews to find nothing but a hiss, or hum, or worst of all, a mumble that you cannot...
Summary: I had recently purchased a Mini disc recorder from the guitar center. It's advertised as a songwriters dream. In a box you get the md recorder, mic, headphones etc. I thought to my self,all these damn cords all the time!
Excerpt: I bought this a couple of years ago, and although it was expensive, it's never failed me. It makes high quality stereo recordings from it's built in mikes, which can be further enhanced by plugging in external ones that offer higher seperation.
Pros: Solid, reliable, features have use and value .
Excerpt: 1. Einleitung °°°°°°°°°°°°°°°° Deine erste Aufnahme gestartet? Und du musstest feststellen, dass die Nebengeräusche die eigentliche Aufnahme übertönen? Es rauscht? Du suchst eine bestimmte Aufnahme und findest sie nicht mehr? 2. Diktiergerät? Minidisk?
Pros: Qualität der Aufnahme, Unterteilung/Benennung Titel, LP2/4 Aufnahme, Line - In, Batterie . .
Cons: teilweise schwer bedienbare Tasten, fehlende Tastenbeleuchtung