Video Direct
www.videodirect.com
Olympus Dictation: Digital | Pro Digital | Desktop

Olympus DS-5000iD Digital Voice Recorder

Olympus DS-5000iD Digital Voice Recorder
 

Shop With Confidence!

Olympus Authorized Internet Retailer
Video Direct® is an Olympus
Authorized Internet etailer

and for Many Other Fine Brands!

Olympus DS-5000iD Digital Voice Recorder

Features in Detail | Recommended Accessories | Enlarged Image

The Olympus DS-5000iD Digital Voice Recorder and the Olympus AS-5000 Transcription Kit are top-of-the-range solutions for across-the-board professional dictation requirements. Both the DS-5000iD and the AS-5000 are complemented by the all-new DSS Player Pro software which provides added power and versatility to streamline workflow for more efficiency. With a focus on flexibility, security, simplicity and reliability, the DS-5000iD incorporates numerous state-of-the-art features to boost the productivity of dictation-users in all types of small, medium and even large businesses. This is further enhanced when used in conjunction with the AS-5000 Transcription Kit. Dictation and transcription requirements are therefore seamlessly integrated into the daily office workflow.

The DS-5000iD's intuitive controls and single slide switch simplify operation. A large, backlit, easy-to-read LCD screen reveals file information, recording time and events on the front of the recorder. Centralized navigation buttons enable easy data input and changes of settings. Users new to digital dictation as well as those on the leading edge will appreciate the DS-5000iD's sophisticated feature set that can be customized to provide a seamless dictation solution suitable to their work environment. It is built to meet the needs of an active professional with an extremely durable slide switch mechanism and robust buttons, USB connector and battery door. Power conservation is also central to the DS-5000iD's intelligent design, and it can record for up to 28 hours from its rechargeable battery.

Protecting the confidentiality and security of recordings is essential in the workplace. For this reason, the DS-5000iD incorporates numerous security features to ensure files are protected from unauthorized playback or duplication. For starters, the DS-5000iD allows voice files to be encrypted and decrypted. Users can also set up password protection on their device. The DS-5000iD even enables protection using a biometric fingerprint reader to secure the device from unauthorized access and protect confidential recordings. In this way maximum security is assured.

Olympus DS-5000iD Key Features

Olympus DS-5000 USB Cradle
Device Lock Function With Biometric Fingerprint Reader*
For the ultimate in device security, the DS-5000iD features a biometric fingerprint sensor to secure the DS-5000iD from unauthorized access and protect confidential recordings.

* Item marked with asterisk above indicates key step-up feature from the Olympus DS-5000 Digital Voice Recorder

Included Accessories
  • CR-10 Multi-Function Docking Station / USB Cradle
  • 512MB microSD Card (built-in, non-removeable, located behind battery compartment)
  • A-513 AC Adapter
  • BR-403 Ni-MH Rechargeable Battery Pack
  • Leather Carrying Case
  • KP-21 USB Cable
  • DSS Player Pro R5 Dictation software CD-ROM
  • User manual
  • Warranty Card
File Encryption and Decryption
Business users often discuss matters that are highly confidential -- or at least not intended for everyone's ears. That's why the DS-5000iD incorporates numerous security features to ensure files are protected from unauthorized playback or duplication. For starters, this model allows voice files to be encrypted and decrypted.
Device Lock Function With Password Protection
Users can set up password protection on their DS-5000iD.
SD/SDHC and microSD Card Removable Memory
The DS-5000iD accepts SD/SDHC and microSD memory cards, providing users with media versatility. Storage capacity is flexibly managed and can be extended at any time.
Elegant and Durable Metal Body, Ergonomic Design
A business tool is nothing if it is not dependable. Housed in a luxurious matt-black metal body that exudes elegance, the DS-5000iD is built to meet the needs of an active professional with an extremely durable slide switch mechanism and robust buttons, USB connector and battery door. Its metal body protects it against the knocks and bumps of daily use. The slide switch mechanism, which runs on rubber rollers for virtually noise-free operation, has been thoroughly tested for extended use. The USB connector and battery door have been specifically designed for heavy-duty treatment. The DS-5000iD's intuitive controls and single slide switch simplify operation. The device has a large, backlit, easy-to-read LCD screen that reveals file information, recording time and events on the front of the recorder. Centralized navigation buttons enable easy data input and changes of settings. Users new to digital dictation as well as those on the leading edge will appreciate the DS-5000iD's sophisticated feature set that can be customized to provide a seamless dictation solution suitable to their work environment.
Records in New Digital Speech Standard Pro Format
The DS-5000iD features the DSS-Pro Digital Speech Standard with a new QP mode for improved sound quality. This mode records at a sampling rate of 16kHz with a compression rate of 28.0kbps and up to 32 index marks per file. In playback, the Smooth Cue/Review function makes it easier to hear words.
Three Programmable Buttons
Programmable buttons speed up reaction time increase the DS-5000iD's flexibility and reliability. Instead of having more buttons than necessary, the DS-5000iD allows users to program the functions they use the most onto three buttons for quick and effortless use. The functions include: Index Mark, Record Mode, Microphone Sensitivity, Voice Activation, Display and more.
Olympus DS-5000 USB Cradle
Convenient USB Docking/Recharging Station Included
A new USB cradle enables users to easily dock and undock the device with one hand. While docked, the device is able to download and upload files and charge the included Ni-MH rechargeable battery pack. Hands-free recordings can be conveniently created when using an optional RS-27 foot switch in combination with the cradle.
True Slide Switch Control
A single slide switch allows the most common functions to be accessed in just a fraction of a second. It's contoured to the thumb for smooth control of record, stop, play and review functions all with the same switch.
Demographic Data Input - Author ID, Work Type, Date/Time, Priority, Index, etc.
Up to 10 user IDs and 10 Work Types can be programmed on the recorder to support user environment where recorders are exchanged amongst professionals.
28-Hour Extended Battery Life on One Charge of Included Ni-MH Rechargeable Battery Pack
Power conservation is also central to the DS-5000iD's intelligent design. It can record for up to 28 hours from its rechargeable battery on a single charge.
Runs On Included Rechargeable Battery or Standard AAA Batteries
On long days outside of the office that outlast the battery, professionals can quickly pop in cost-effective regular AAA batteries and keep on recording.
Optional Barcode Scanner for Enhanced Workflow
The optional SC1 Barcode Scanner Module for the DS-5000, which plugs into the audio device's SD card slot, further enhances workflow for users who require a barcode scanner. The SC1 Barcode Scanner Module will be available summer 2008.
Large Backlit LCD
The DS-5000iD features a large, backlit, easy-to-read LCD screen that reveals file information, recording time and events on the front of the recorder and has a speaker for audio playback on the back. The LCD is protected with a high-grade, coated screen.
Up To Seven File Folders
The DS-5000iD recorder can categorically classify and store recording in any of the 7 different folders that can be programmed on the recorder. Each folder can store up to 200 messages.
Easy Editing
The DS-5000iD allows for easy editing of existing recordings by appending, overwriting, inserting, and erasing or partial-erase of recording.
Optional Hands-Free Recording
The DS-5000iD supports hands-free recording with the optional RS-27 footswitch. Connect the RS-27 to the cradle, place the recorder in the cradle and you are ready to go.
Automatic Voice Activation
The DS-5000iD's automatic voice activation keeps recordings free from dead space and saves recording capacity and time during transcription.
Included DSS Player Pro Release 5 Software
The included user-friendly DSS Player Pro Release 5 software facilitates the archiving, editing and further processing of recordings and is a powerful new dictation management tool. This will enable users to flexibly enhance their dictation workflow in a variety of IT environments -- no matter how small or large. The software supports multiple file formats including DSS Pro, DSS, WMA and WAV. Moreover, MP3 decoder support is also provided.
Automatic Software and Firmware Updates
Centralized firmware updates are possible with the DS-5000iD. DSS Player Pro will automatically update itself -- ensuring users always have the most up-to-date solution available to optimise office efficiency.
USB 2.0 High-Speed Interface
USB 2.0 High-Speed delivers fast downloads and uploads of files to and from the DS-5000. The USB interface is compatible with USB Mass Storage, Audio and HID classes to extend user options.
Verbal Comment and Verbal Annotations Function
Up to 32 verbal annotations can be appended to each file -- giving users the chance to add special notes or ideas to specific sections of previously captured recording. A handy verbal comment function additionally allows one overall remark to be attached to a dictation file, which can be used to give the transcriptionist general instructions, for example.
Index Marks
So that important parts can be easily found later on, users can set up to 32 index marks per file during recording.
NEW Button
Plug-in Module I/O Interface
Centralized firmware updates are possible with thhe DS-5000iD. Ensuring the DS-5000iD remains up-to-date even in years to come, a special I/O interface has been integrated, allowing plug-in modules of the future to be supported. Olympus will be introducing a barcode scanner module for the DS-5000 and DS-5000iD in summer 2008 which will dock into the SD card slot.
Draft Dictation Function
Smooth Cue/Review
In playback, the Smooth Cue/Review function makes it easier to hear words.
Full Duplex USB Microphone / Speaker
Direct Recording and Direct Transfer to a Personal Computer
The DS-5000iD is capable of recording direct to a personal computer without taking up any of the recorder's internal memory, as long as the USB cable is attached. For frequent travelers who want to save space in their carry-on luggage there is no need to take the docking station on the road, as the DS-5000iD comes equipped with a USB cable that allows for the direct transfer of voice files to and from the device to the PC.
Selectable Recording Modes and Recording Sensitivity
Choose between two combinations of recording modes, SP or QP, and recording sensitivity, Dictate or Conference, to suit your recording needs.
Trilingual Display
The DS-5000iD supports and displays language in English, French, and German.

Olympus DS-5000iD Specifications

Recording Format
DS2 (Digital Speech Standard Pro), DSS
Recording Media
SD/SDHC, microSD Card: 512MB - 8GB
Recording Time With built-in 512MB microSD Card
QP mode: 38 hours, 45 minutes
SP mode: 79 hours, 30 minutes
Input Level
-70dBv
PC Interface
USB
LCD
Yes
LED
Yes
Folders / Messages
1 to 7 Folders (Default: 5 folders) / 200 Messages per Folder
Sampling Frequency
QP mode: 16 kHz
SP mode: 12 kHz
Overall Frequency Response
QP mode: 200 to 7,000 Hz
SP mode: 200 to 5,000 Hz
LP Mode
No
Voice Activation
Yes
Demographic Data Input
Author ID, Work Type, Date/Time, Priority, Index, etc.
Practical Maximum Output
Max. 250 mW or more
Write Protection
Yes
Speaker
Built-in 23mm round dynamic speaker
Microphone Jack
3.5 mm mini-jack, impedance 2k Ohm
Earphone Jack
3.5 mm mini-jack, impedance 8 Ohm or more
Power Supply
Rated Voltage: 5V DC
Batteries: Ni-MH Rechargeable Battery Pack (BR403) or two (2) AAA Alkaline batteries or two (2) AAA Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (BR401)
External Power Supply: A-513 AC Adapter
Battery Life
Alkaline - Recording: Approx. 32 hours, Playback: Approx. 13 hours (based on Olympus standard testing procedure)
NiMH - Recording: Approx. 28 hours, Playback: Approx. 10 hours (based on Olympus standard testing procedure)
Dimensions
4.5" H x 2.0" W x 0.7" D
Weight
3.9 oz. (including Ni-MH rechargeable battery pack BR403)

System Requirements

OS Supported
Windows 2000 Professional Service Pack4
Windows XP Professional/XP Home edition Service Pack2
Windows XP 64-bit
Windows Vista Ultimate/Enterprise/Business/Home Premium/Home Basic
Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit edition/Enterprise 64-bit edition/Business 64-bit edition/Home Premium 64-bit edition/Home Basic 64-bit edition
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2003 x64 edition
Mac OS 10.3.9 - 10.5
CPU
Windows 2000/XP: 500MHz processor or more
Windows Vista: 800MHz processor or more
Windows Server 2003: 550MHz processor or more
Mac: PowerPC G3; Intel Core/Duo
RAM
Windows 2000/XP: 128MB or more
Windows Vista: 512MB or more
Windows Server 2003: 256MB or more
Mac: 256MB or more
Video Card and Display
Windows: 800 x 600 pixels or more, 65536 colors or more
Mac: 1024 x 768 pixels or more, 32000 colors or more
Removable Drive
CD, DVD drive
USB Port
one or more free ports
Audio Output
Windows: Windows-compatible sound device

Olympus DS-5000iD Digital Voice Recorder

Features in Detail | Recommended Accessories | Enlarged Image
 
Home Page | Panasonic | Canon | Olympus | Azden | Bogen
Sony | DVD and Home Theater | Camcorders | Digital Cameras | Philips Dictation
Portable Audio | Camcorder and Digital Camera Accessories | Telephones and Fax Machines
Voice Recorders and Transcribers | Multimedia Projectors | Great Gift Ideas
Pro Videographer | Pro Photographer | About Us

Video Direct
Ft. Lauderdale, FL / Waterbury, CT