Sony PCM-M10 Portable Audio Recorder

by Sony
Sony PCM-M10 Portable Audio Recorder
The PCM-M10 is a 96 kHz/24-bit capable recorder with electret condenser stereo microphones, 4 GB of internal flash memory and a microSD/Memory Stick Micro Slot for expanded memory. Key features of the PCM-M10 recorder include a built-in speaker, cross-memory recording, digital pitch and key control, digital limiter, low-cut filter, track mark functions, a 5-second pre-recording buffer and A-B repeat capability. The recorder includes a USB high-speed port for simple uploading and downloading of native .WAV or .MP3 format recorded files to and from Windows PC or Macintosh computers. The M10 offers durable construction and long battery life using conventional AA alkaline batteries.


Built-in Electret Condenser Microphones
Flexible Playback Features
Simple Uploading to Computer
Versatile Recording Functions


Audio Formats Supported
Record: .WAV and MP3;
Playback: .WAV, .MP3, .WMA (Non DRM), .M4A (AAC-LC, Non-DRM)

Built-in Mic: Electret condenser microphones. Max input level: 123 dB SPL. Frequency response 20 Hz to 20 kHz

Mic Input: (Stereo Mini Jack)
Input impedance: 22 k ohm, Rated input level: 2.5 mV; Minimum input level: 0.9 mV

Line Input (Analog): (Stereo Mini Jack) Input impedance: 22k ohms; Minimum input level: 500mV; Rated input level: 2.0V

Line Output (Analog): Line out available from headphone jack (menu selectable)

Headphone Output: Stereo Mini Jack; Maximum output: 20 mW + 20 mW; Load impedance: 16 ohms

Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 40 kHz (Line in) @ 96KHz

Sampling Frequency: 22.05kHz, 44.1kHz, 48kHz and 96kHz

Quantization: 16-bit linear, 24-bit linear

S/N Ratio: 87dB or greater (1KHz IHF-A) when set to 24-bit

Total Harmonic Distortion (Line Input to Line Output): 0.03% or below (1kHz, 22kHz LPF)

Wow and Flutter: Below measurable limit (less than +/-0.001%W.Peak)

USB: High-speed USB,mass storage class

Power Consumption: 0.27W

Power Requirements: Two AA size Alkaline batteries (supplied). Two AA NiMH Rechargable batteries (optional)

DC Input Jack: 3V

Battery Life: 24 hrs @ 44.1KHz/16-bit or 19 hrs @ 96KHz/24-bit

Memory Stick Slot: Accepts Memory Stick Micro (M2) and microSD

Dimensions: 2 1/2" x 4 1/2" x 7/8" (w x h x d) not including projecting parts and controls

Weight: 6.6 oz (including batteries)