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Olympus Black Digital Voice Recorder - VN-5200 PC

Abt Model: VN5200PC | UPC Code: 050332164789
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Olympus Black Digital Voice Recorder - VN5200PC

It listens to you, then talks to your PC. Through its PC link, the VN-5200 PC lets you transfer files from your voice recorder right to your computer—using one transfer cable connection. Now you can upload, organize, listen to and even e-mail your voice recordings with ease. The VN-5200 PC is the most affordable WMA-compatible recorder available.

Key Features:

  • PC LINK.
    Uploads files directly to your PC using a simple cable connection.
    Enables high quality recording, no additional software required.
  • USB 2.0 PORT.
    Allows high speed, mass storage of files and fast transfers to your PC.
    Lets you select standard playback (SP), long playback (LP) or high quality (HQ) mode.


  • Voice activation extends recording time by recording only when the microphone senses sound.
  • Record up to 221 hours and 30 minutes of uninterrupted audio in LP mode.
  • Transfer audio files quickly and easily to a computer with the convenient PC link.
  • Index marks let you specify a particular point in a recording or playback for easy retrieval.
  • Select from three recording modes to meet your specific needs: HQ for high quality; SP and LP for extended recording.
  • Large LCD for easy, quick viewing of file locations, recording status and battery life.
  • Slow and Fast Playback modes let you listen to audio 25 percent slower or 50 percent faster than real time.
  • Contains five folders that each hold up to 200 files.


  • Recording Format: WMA (Windows Media Audio)
  • Recording Media: Built-in 512 MB flash memory
  • Recording Time
    • HQ mode: Approximately 35 hours, 20 minutes
    • SP mode: Approximately 69 hours, 35 minutes
    • LP mode: Approximately 221 hours, 30 minutes
  • PC Interface: USB
  • LED: Two colors (red = record; green = playback)
  • Folders Messages: 5/200 per folder
  • Sampling Frequency:
    • HQ: 44.1 kHz
    • SP: 22 kHz
    • LP: 8 kHz
  • Overall Frequency Response:
    • HQ: 200-13,000 Hz
    • SP: 200-7,000 Hz
    • LP: 200-3,000 Hz
  • LP Mode: Yes
  • Voice Activation: Yes
  • Practical Maximum Output: 250 mW
  • Speaker: 23 mm round dynamic speaker
  • Microphone Jack: 3.5 mm mini-jack, impedance 2 kOhm
  • Earphone Jack: 3.5 mm mini-jack, impedance 8 ohms
  • Power Supply: Two AAA alkaline (LR03 or R03) batteries or Two AAA NiMH rechargeable batteries
  • Batteries: Two AAA batteries
  • External Power Supply: Available
  • Battery Life:
    • Alkaline: Approximately 37 hours
    • NiMH: Approximately 25 hours
  • OS Supported: Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista (Standard Installation)
    Macintosh Mac OS X 10.2.8 "Jaguar" ~ 10.5 "Leopard" (Standard Installation)
  • USB Port: At least one free USB port
  • Audio Output: Speaker or earphone output

Package Contents:

  • VN-5200 PC Recorder
  • Instructional Manual
  • USB Cable
  • Warranty Card
  • 2 x AAA Batteries

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Width: 1.5"
  • Height: 4.0"
  • Depth: 0.7"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 2.3 oz
  • Shipping: 1 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One year parts and labor
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More reasons to buy the Olympus VN-5200 PC from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Olympus VN-5200 PC is Brand New.
  • The Olympus VN-5200 PC Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
Olympus Black Digital Voice Recorder

Olympus Black Digital Voice Recorder


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