The ARES-MII from Nagra is a
professional-quality digital audio recorder ideal for any mobile recording
application. The recorder has 2GB of built-in solid-state memory to provide
stable, reliable operation. You can choose to record Linear PCM, MP3, or MP2
audio files at resolutions up to 16-bit/48kHz.
The ARES-MII has a built-in mono electret omnidirectional microphone, and
includes a stereo plug-on microphone with a foam windscreen. Stereo 3.5mm line
input and output connectors allow you to connect CD players, MP3 players,
external speakers, and more. A built-in speaker lets you play back recordings
for quick monitoring without the need for additional equipment.
A USB 2.0 port is provided to transfer your recordings to a Mac or PC for
editing and sharing. The recorder can operate for up to 10 hours on a pair of AA
batteries, and may also be powered via the included AC adapter. Other useful
features include instant start-up, one-button recording, automatic level
control, voice-activated recording, and an onboard graphical editing interface.