- Supports music files in MP3 and WMA formats.
- The WS-500M has 2GB of internal flash memory.
- Enjoy an amazing 545 hours of recording time.
- The unique 'USB Direct' design means you can connect it right to the USB port on your computer and download or transfer audio, music, photos and more.
- Built-in stereo microphone.
- Use the Voice Activation mode to record sound, via the built-in microphone, without ever lifting a finger.
- Organize up to 200 files in each of five available folders for quick retrieval and storage convenience.
- The LCD supports and displays three languages.
- Up to 21 hours of continuous operation with only one AAA battery.
- Records 545 hrs
- USB Direct design
- Built-in Stereo Mic
- Recording Format: WMA (Windows Media Audio) - MP3 recording available via free firmware download
- Recording Media: Built-in 2 GB flash memory
- Recording Time: Stereo XQ Mode: 34 hours, 50 minutes, Stereo HQ Mode: 69 hours, 40 minutes, Stereo SP Mode: 139 hours, 25 minutes, HQ Mode: 139 hours 25 minutes, SP Mode: 274 hours 10 minutes, LP Mode: 544 hours 55 minutes
- Card Format: N/A
- Input Level: -70 dBv
- PC Interface: USB direct, Hi speed
- LCD: 1.23 inch
- LED: Yes
- Folders Messages: 5 folders/200 messages per folder
- Sampling Frequency: Stereo XQ Mode: 44.1 kHz, Stereo HQ Mode: 44.1 kHz, Stereo SP Mode: 22.0 kHz, HQ Mode:44.1 kHz, SP Mode: 22.0kHz, LP Mode: 8.0kHz
- Overall Frequency Response Stereo XQ Mode: 50-19,000 Hz, Stereo HQ Mode: 50-15,000 Hz, Stereo SP Mode: 50-9,000 Hz, HQ Mode:50-13,000 Hz, SP Mode: 100-7,000 Hz, LP Mode:100-3,000 Hz
- LP Mode: Yes
- Voice Activation: Yes
- Demographic Data Input: N/A
- Practical Maximum Output: 70 mW
- Write Protection: Yes
- Speaker: Built-in 16 mm round dynamic speaker
- Microphone Jack: Yes
- Earphone Jack: Yes
- Power Supply: One AAA NiMH or alkaline battery (Olympus' BR401 Ni-MH battery is chargeable in the unit via USB)
- External Power Supply: N/A
- Battery Life: 21 hours (Alkaline, LP mode recording)
- Size: 3.7 in L x 1.5 in W x 0.4 in D (94.8 x 38.0 x 11.0 mm), excluding protrusions
- Weight: 1.6 oz. (46g), including battery
- OS Supported: Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista, Mac OS X 10.2.8 - 10.5
- CPU: N/A
- RAM: N/A
- Sound Board: N/A
- Video Card and Display: N/A
- Removable Drive: N/A
- USB Port: One free port
- Audio Output: N/A
WS-500M Digital Voice Recorder
AAA NiMH Rechargeable Battery (BR401)