If you’re an aspiring musician, video plays an important role in helping you reach a wider fan base. It’s a digital world and that means inspiring performances can take the Internet by...
If you’re an aspiring musician, video plays an important role in helping you reach a wider fan base. It’s a digital world and that means inspiring performances can take the Internet by storm. But you can’t capture your music with just any camera. You need one that records incredible audio. The Zoom Q2n gives you a fast and easy way to create HD videos with high-impact audio. The built-in X/Y microphones capture sound with beautiful stereo imaging. And the 160-degree wide-angle lens excels in an array of lighting conditions— whether you’re filming at home, in a rehearsal space, or at a club. With the Q2n in hand, you can finally make videos that sound as great as they look—at a price more affordable than ever. Zoom Q2N Video Recorder Features High-quality 160-degree wide-angle lens (F2.0/16.6 mm) 0 ‘Scene’ options for use in different lighting environments, plus ‘Auto’ setting for automatically adjusting how the camera captures specific scene conditions Built-in X/Y stereo microphones capable of handling sound levels up to 120 dB SPL Can be used as standalone audio recorder, with data saved in WAV format, up to 24-bit/96 kHz 5 field of view (FOV) settings Records directly to micro SD/SDHC/SDXC cards up to 128 GB for extended recording times Easy one-button recording Color LCD Support for two HD video modes, 720p and 1080p Video bitrates up to 24 Mbps for improved image quality Frame rates: 1080p/30fps HD, 1080p/24fps HD, 720p/30fps HD, 720p/24fps HD HDMI video output for connection to HDTVs, selectable between NTSC and PAL Records video (with audio) in MOV format Analog-style level control with onscreen level metering and 2-color status LCD on lens Auto Gain function automatic control over audio input level Stereo input for use with external devices plus support for plug-in power Headphone/line- level for fast audio monitoring Low-cut filter for the elimination of low-frequency noise and rumble USB interface for live streaming and data transfer Compatible with USTREAM Producer, Flash Live Media Encoder, Skype, and other popular streaming applications Webcam and USB mic function (with direct monitoring) when used with computers and iOS devices(Apple Camera Connection Kit or Lightning to USB Camera Adapter required for use with iOS devices) Operates with two AA batteries for approximately two hours Built-in standard tripod mount A Portable Camera That Sounds Great High-resolution 24-bit/96 kHz audio delivers studio-quality recording, no matter where you’re filming. And the camera’s built-in X/Y microphones can handle sound pressure levels up to 120 dB SPL, for distortion-free recording. It Can Handle the Pressure Since the Q2n can handle high sound pressure levels, it records loud music without distortion or clipping. Famed drummer Dave Weckl relies on his Q2n to capture full and beautifully balanced snare, bass, tom, and cymbal detail. Capture Your Best Moments in Any Lighting Ten ‘Scene’ presets allow you to record in a wide range of environments, including low-light locations where the Q2n is designed to thrive. The presets range from ‘Concert Light’—which automatically adjusts for changing lighting conditions—to ‘Concert Lo-Lit’ for dimly lit rooms. And there are scene settings tailored specifically for filming in jazz clubs and rehearsal studios, as well as outdoors. Up Close and Personal The Q2n features a 160-degree wide-angle lens that captures stunning video. And it records in 720p or 1080p HD resolution, using the same 24 fps or 30 fps frame rate used in film. An F2.0 aperture makes the Q2n perfect for musicians who perform in a wide variety of lighting environments. Capture the full band or focus on an individual performer using five field of view (FOV) settings. Plus, a color LCD screen makes it easy to create the perfect shot or review your videos. Small Enough to Go Everywhere The Q2n is small enough to carry anywhere, so you’ll always be prepared to capture impromptu performa