TASCAM DP-32SD Solid State Recorder
TASCAM’s 32-track Digital Portastudio
The TASCAM DP-32SD Digital Portastudio packs the flexibility of a fully loaded DAW into a single piece of ultra-reliable hardware. With eight individual input channels, the 32-channel DP-32SD lets you easily track an entire band. A studio’s worth of onboard effects, signal processors, and mastering tools gives you everything you need to polish your tracks to perfection and save them to the included SD card or export them to your computer via USB. And thanks to its intuitive master section and full set of hands-on controls, producing music with the TASCAM DP-32SD is as fun as it is rewarding.
Excellent visibility and intuitive operation delivers stress-free recording
A stress-free user interface has been equipped, building upon the Portastudio series’ concept of intuitive operation.
Various full-color LCD screens and self-illuminated buttons offer superb visibility.
Measures have been made to increase operability, for example faders have eliminated layer structures make operating all tracks feel intuitive.
Even the channel strip is equipped with encoders with unified LCD screens and colors.
The operational unit moves in a way that delivers music production free of stress.
Simultaneous 8 track recording with 8 XLR/TRS combo connectors
The DP-32SD has 8 XLR-TRS combo inputs that can withstand multi-microphone recording with drums.
Phantom power supply is also possible, with the INPUT H compatible with direct guitar inputs.
With dynamic effects, which are indispensable for high-quality recording, up to 8 effects can be used for each input.
In addition, the DP-32SD comes with built-in guitar multi-effects, tuner, and metronome, allowing users to complete recording preparations with this device alone.
Supports high-quality mixing thanks to its professional effects
When it comes to mixing, users can perform a speedy mix-down with intuitive operation thanks to the full-color LCD, encoders, and faders of the DP-32SD.
Mixing effects that are available include reverbs and spatial effects that you can use to enhance your music, resulting in audio with quality as high as that of professional studio productions.
After mixing is done, final touches can be added by using the built-in mastering effect.
From the moment you switch the device on to mastering your audio production, the DP-32SD creates a professional production environment without a computer.
Even in loud environments, the high output powered amplifier makes headphone monitoring easy
In order to ensure a high-quality production environment, the outputs and monitor systems have been upgraded.
Separate to the stereo output, a MONITOR OUT that can adjust monitor volume has been installed, and the TRS output terminals are able to make balanced connections with the monitor speaker.
In addition, a 70mW/ch headphone amplifier that allows loud volume monitoring has also been installed.
The slim-shaped DP-32SD Digital Portastudio offers a music production environment that doesn’t require a computer.
Simultaneous 32-track playback for full-scale production
8 mono tracks and 12 stereo tracks give you what you need for the whole band
Stereo tracks can be used as mono tracks for flexible inputs
Integrated 40-input mixer to mixdown
32 playback tracks with 8 inputs for monitoring and mixing
Simultaneous 8-track recording is perfect for session multitracking or live recording
Professional standard bit depth and sample rate settings — 16/24-bit, 44.1k/48k
8 combo jacks for mic and line inputs
High-quality mic preamps with phantom power let you use your studio condensers
Guitar input selectable on input H for direct recording of guitar and bass
Unbalanced and balanced stereo monitor outputs for flexibility
2 effect sends for using outboard gear
Headphone output for quiet monitoring
Remote input to connect an RC-3F footswitch for convenient tracking
Studio quality effects for inputs, guitars, mixdown, and mastering
Bounce functionality to mix input signals and playback tracks and record the mixed signal to track
Virtual tracks capability
Recording must-haves include mark function, chromatic tuner, and metronome
Same file transfer capability as USB mass storage device of a computer
AC adapter and 2GB SD card included
- Simultaneous Rec Tracks:8
- Simultaneous Play Tracks:32
- Sample Rate:44.1kHz, 48kHz
- Bit Depth:16-bit/24-bit
- Phantom Power:Yes
- Number of Mic Preamps:8
- Computer Connectivity:USB 2.0 transferring files
- Analog Inputs:8 x XLR-1/4″ combo, 1 x remote input (using RC-3F footswitch)
- Analog Outputs:2 x 1/4″ (monitor Out), 2 x 1/4″ (effects sends), 1 x 1/4″ (headphone), 1 x stereo RCA
- USB:USB Mini-B
- Storage:SD card (4GB included), SDHC optional card (up to 32GB)
- Faders:1 x master, 20 x track faders
- Power:AC Adapter (Included)
- Weight:13.67 lbs.