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DR-60D - Linear PCM Recorder/Mixer for DSLR

This model has been discontinued. It has been replaced with the DR-60DMKII.



DR-60D SPECIFICATIONS

Recording media SD card(64MB to 2GB), SDHC card(4GB to 32GB)
Recording format  
WAV 44.1/48/96kHz, 16/24bit
BWF 44.1/48/96kHz, 16/24bit
Number of channels 4channel (stereo x2)
Analog audio input  
1/L, 2/R connectors  
Connector XLR-3-31 (1:GND, 2:HOT, 3:COLD)/6.3mm(1/4")TRS standard jack
Set to "MIC / MIC+PHANTOM"  
Input impedance 2k ohms
Phantom power 48V +/-4V(10mA/CH) / 24V +/-4V(10mA/CH)
Maximum input level 0dBu
Minimum input level -72dBu
MIC input gain TRIM MAX
LOW +11dB
MID +36dB
HIGH +52dB
Set to “LINE”  
Input impedance 10k ohms or more
Standard input level +4dBu
Maximum input level +24dBu
3-4 connector  
Connector 3.5mm (1/8") stereo mini jack (this connector can be supplied plug-in power)
Input impedance 10k ohms
Maximum input level +10dBV
Minimum input level -50dBV
MIC input gain TRIM MAX
LOW +3dB
HIGH +26dB
CAMERA IN connector  
Connector 3.5mm (1/8") stereo mini jack
Input impedance 10k ohms
Standard input level -10dBV
Maximum input level +6dBV
Analog audio output  
CAMERA OUT connector  
Connector 3.5mm (1/8") stereo mini jack
Output impedance 200 ohms
Standard output level -50dBV
Maximum output level -30dBV
LINE OUT connector  
Connector 3.5mm (1/8") stereo mini jack
Output impedance 200 ohms
Standard output level -10dBV
Maximum output level +10dBV
PHONES connector  
Connector 3.5mm (1/8") stereo mini jack
Maximum output level 50mW + 50mW
USB  
Connector Mini-B type
Format USB2.0 HIGH SPEED mass storage class
REMOTE  
Connector 2.5mm TRS jack
Power Four AA batteries(Alkaline or NI-MH),
USB bus power,
Dedicated AC adapter(TASCAM PS-P515U, sold separately),
Dedicated external battery pack(TASCAM BP-6AA, sold separately)
Power consumption 5.4W
Continuous operation time 2ch WAV, 44.1kHz, 16bit rec
DR-60D  
Alkaline batteries (EVOLTA) About 2:30 min (Phantom on)
About 4:30 min (Phantom off)
NI-MH batteries (eneloop) About 3:15 min (Phantom on)
About 5:00 min (Phantom off)
NI-MH batteries (eneloop pro) About 3:45 min (Phantom on)
About 6:00 min (Phantom off)
DR-60D+BP-6AA  
Alkaline batteries (EVOLTA) About 5:30 min (Phantom on)
About 10:30 min (Phantom off)
NI-MH batteries (eneloop) About 7:30 min (Phantom on)
About 12:00 min (Phantom off)
NI-MH batteries (eneloop pro) About 9:30 min (Phantom on)
About 14:30 min (Phantom off)
Dimensions 133(W)×93.2(H)×78(D)mm (with the top adapter attached)
Weight 510g (not including batteries)
Operating temperature 0˚C to 40˚C
Standard accessories USB cable, warranty card, Owner's manual

 

Computer compatibility
Windows
OS Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
CPU Pentium 300MHz or more
RAM 128MB or more
USB recommended: USB2.0
Macintosh
OS Mac OS X Jaguar (V10.2), Mac OS X Panther (V10.3), Mac OS X Tiger (V10.4),
Mac OS X Leopard (V10.5), Mac OS X Snow Leopard(V10.6.8), OS X Lion(V10.7),
OS X Mountain Lion(V10.8)
CPU Power PC, iMac, G3, G4 266MHz or more
  64MB or more
USB recommended: USB2.0

 

Audio performance
Frequency response 20-20kHz +0.5/-2dB(LINE IN or MIC IN to LINE OUT, Fs44.1k/48kHz, JEITA)
20-40kHz +0.5/-3dB(LINE IN or MIC IN to LINE OUT, Fs96kHz, JEITA)
Distortion 0.02% or less(LINE IN or MIC IN to LINE OUT Fs44.1k/48k/96kHz, JEITA)
S/N ratio 92dB or more(LINE IN or MIC IN to LINE OUT Fs44.1k/48k/96kHz, JEITA)
Equivalent input noise -120dBu or more

 

Recording duration

The table below shows the maximum recording time on SD/SDHC cards of different capacities for different file formats for recording.

File format(recording setting) SD/SDHC card capacity(hours:mintes)
1GB 2GB 4GB 8GB
WAV/BWF 16bit(STEREO) 44.1kHz 1:41 3:22 6:44 13:28
48kHz 1:33 3:06 6:12 12:24
96kHz 0:46 1:33 3:06 6:12
WAV/BWF 24bit(STEREO) 44.1kHz 1:07 2:15 4:30 9:00
48kHz 1:02 2:04 4:08 8:16
96kHz 0:31 1:02 2:04 4:08
  • The recording times shown above are estimates. They might differ depending on the SD/SDHC card in use.
  • The recording times shown above are not continuous recording times, but rather they are the total possible recording times for the SD/SDHC card.
  • If recorded in mono in WAV files, the maximum recording time will be double the figures above.
  • For dual and 4-channel recording in WAV/BWF format, the recording times are about half those shown above.

 

DR-60D Tested media List

Last update:August 20, 2015
Maker Series Model Capacity Result
SanDisk SanDisk Extreme PRO®
SDHC™ UHS-I Memory Card (U3, Class10)
SDSDXPA-032G-JU3 32GB OK
SDSDXPA-016G-JU3 16GB OK
SanDisk Extreme®
SDHC™ UHS-I Memory Card (U3, Class10)
SDSDXL-032G-JU3 32GB OK
SanDisk®
SDHC™ Memory Card (CLASS4)
SDSDB-008G-J01 8GB OK

 

Maker Series Model Capacity Result
SanDisk SanDisk Extreme PRO®
SDHC™ UHS-II Memory Card
SDSDXPB-032G-J35 32GB OK
SDSDXPB-016G-J35 16GB OK
SanDisk Extreme PRO®
SDHC™ UHS-I Memory Card (Class10)
SDSDXPA-016G-J35N 16GB OK
SanDisk Extreme Pro®
SDHC™UHS-I Card (Class10)
SDSDXPA-032G-J35 32GB OK
SDSDXPA-016G-J35 16GB OK
SanDisk Extreme®
SDHC™ UHS-I Card (Class10)
SDSDXS-032G-J35 32GB OK
SDSDXS-016G-J35 16GB OK
SDSDXS-008G-J35 8GB OK
SanDisk Extreme ®
SDHC™ Card (Class10)
SDSDX3-008G-J31A 8GB OK
SanDisk Extreme ®
SDHC™ Card (Class6)
SDSDX3-4096-J21N 4GB OK
SanDisk Ultra® PLUS
SDHC™ UHS-I Memory Cards (Class10)
SDSDUP-016G-J35 16GB OK
SDSDUP-008G-J35 8GB OK
SanDisk Standard SDHC™ Card (Class4) SDSDB-4096-J95A 4GB OK
Lexar

 

Lexar® Professional 600x
SDHC™UHS-I Card (Class10)
LSD32GCTBJP600 32GB OK
LSD16GCTBJP600 16GB OK
Lexar® Professional 400x
SDHC™UHS-I Card (Class10)
LSD32GCTBJP400 32GB OK
LSD16GCTBJP400 16GB OK
Lexar® Platinum II 200x
SDHC™ UHS-I Card (Class10)
LSD8GBBBJP200C10 8GB OK
Lexar® SD™/SDHC™ Card
(MULTI USE)
LSD4GBACJP 4GB OK
LSD2GBACJP 2GB OK
Panasonic SDHC (UHS-I / Class10)
R:90MB/s W:45MB/s
RP-SDUC32GJK 32GB OK
SDHC™ Card
(Class6) R:20MB/s
RP-SDLC32GJK 32GB OK
RP-SDLC16GJK 16GB OK
RP-SDLC08GJK 8GB OK
RP-SDLC04GJK 4GB OK