The Zoom H2n Portable Stereo Field Recorder is the only portable recording device to include five built-in microphones and four different recording modes. Including X/Y, Mid-Side, 2-channel surround and 4-channel surround. Therefore, the Zoom H2 is one of the most powerful recorders on the market. Featuring automatic gain control to prevent unwanted clipping and on-board MS decoding. Plus, key recording effects such as compression, limiting and low cut filtering. Even use it as a high-quality USB microphone!
With not one or two, but five built-in microphones. Two arranged as an X/Y pair, while the other three are configured in a Mid-Side (MS) pattern. Use them separately for X/Y or MS stereo recording, or combine them to create stunning 2- or 4-channel surround sound. Zoom’s H2n is the only handheld recorder capable of capturing 4-channel surround sound audio. With Firmware v 2.00, it’s perfect for the creation of 360-degree “Spatial Audio” files, the next-generation surround sound format native to the google JUMP Virtual Reality Platform.
Additionally, using “Spatial Audio” mode, you can create a single four-channel, multi-track WAV file. Including Omni, Left/Right and Forward/Back tracks. Ready to be combined with 360-degree VR videos recorded with the Google Jump or other compatible camera rigs.