Equipped with an Ambisonics-type VR microphone that can collect sound in all directions including vertical and depth, in addition to the conventional horizontal direction. With the Ambisonics recording that captures the entire sound of 360 degrees, realizes various uses unique to VR.
■ Handy recorder
■ Equipped with VR microphone
・Ambisonic VR microphone with 4 capsules
・360o omnidirectional audio recording is possible
・Mic gain can be adjusted with one dial
・Built-in ambisonic AB conversion decoder
・Three recording modes: ambisonic, binaural, stereo
・Record up to 24 bits/96kHz
・Binaural monitoring of ambisonic signals
・Equipped with headphone terminal and line-out terminal separately
・Supports metadata input that is convenient for post-production work, etc.
・Automatic microphone position detection function with 6-axis motion sensor (upward, endfire, downward, endfire reversal)
・Built-in electronic level to check the installation angle of the microphone with respect to the horizontal direction
・Wireless control from iOS device (Bluetooth adapter "BTA-1" is required separately)
・Ambisonic playback is possible with the built-in decoder
・Highly accurate internal clock of 0.5ppm
・Test tone function that allows smooth adjustment of the audio input level on the camera side
・Sound marker function that outputs a tone signal as a line at the start/end of recording
・Limiter, low-cut filter function
・USB audio interface function
・PC/Mac software "ZOOM Ambisonics Player" enables playback of ambisonic audio, binaural, stereo, and conversion to 5.1ch surround files.
・Supports power supply via 2 AA batteries (alkaline battery for about 11.5 hours) or USB
・Up to 512GB microSD card can be used
・Corresponding to Japanese display of setting menu
・Handy recorder "H3-VR"
・Dual mount adapter (DMH-3)
・2 AA alkaline batteries