Tascam are the experts for quality rackmount recorders, rackmount players and handheld portable recorders. Tascam is one division of the Teac Corporation (a multinational company operating since 1953). Tascam has been developing unique products for the sound and music industries for over thirty years Tascam has won several awards over the years including two Technology and Engineering Emmy Awards (in 1999 and 2000) and an Oscar® at the Scientific and Technical Academy Awards in 2001. Recently, the 2013 NAB Show’s ProSoundNetwork Best of Show Awards featured the Tascam DR-60D 4-track solid-state portable recorder.
Tascam products specialise in portable recorders (including handheld recorders). One state of the art Tascam portable recorder is the DP-008 8-Track Digital Portastudio. It features XLR microphone inputs, 1/4" line inputs, 1/4" footswitch inputs, 1/8" stereo headphone outputs and a USB 2.0 connection. It also has several knobs for level, pan and effects. This recorder is perfect for home recording. The Tascam DR-05, DR-7MK2, DR-40 and other Handheld Tascam portable recorders are also quite popular.