Zoom H4n & Sony MDR-7506 Headphones for $229 – Deal Alert

Zoom H4n and Sony MDR-7506

B&H has the Zoom H4n and the Sony MDR-7506 together for $229.99 (reg. $299.99). The MDR-7506 headphones are the best headphones you can buy for under $100. Sound is accurate and they are great for mixing. This is a great little started kit for a budding HDSLR shooter looking to get better audio out of their kit. This deal ends December 1. Check it out while it lasts here at B&H Photo.

The Zoom H6: Better Preamps and 6 XLR Inputs Make It a Huge Upgrade to the H4n

Zoom H6 Recorder

The Zoom H4n has been a staple of the HDSLR dual-system audio realm since the introduction of the 5D Mark II. Over the past few years though, the market has somewhat left the H4n behind with units like the Tascam DR-100mkII and Olympus LS-100 delivering better controls and a lower noise floor. [Read more...]

Zoom H4n, Tascam DR-100 MkII & Olympus LS-100 Compact XLR Recorders Compared

Zoom H4n, Tascam DR-100 MkII & Olympus LS-100

I’ve been using the Zoom H4n for a couple of years or so now when shooting with HDSLRs like the 5D Mark II and 7D.  Tons of other users around the world have been using it as well.

The Zoom H4n has a lot of stuff going for it – it’s compact, it’s relatively inexpensive and it provides much better sound quality than you get out of your DSLR’s internal mic.  However, the Zoom H4n isn’t the only game in town. [Read more...]