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1 - Introduction


Conventions used in this manual


USB cables




Content protection

Transmission security

About SD cards

TASCAM ID registration

2 - Names and Functions of Parts

Top panel

Rear panel

Home Screen

3 - Preparation

Making connections

Connecting audio equipment

Precautions before making connections

Connecting the power

Turning the power on and off

Turning the power on

Turning the power off

Tutorial overview

Connecting microphones

Connecting headphones

Connecting headsets (switching Mic 1 input)

Making USB connections

Connecting recording devices and monitor speakers

Connecting with Bluetooth devices


Loading SD cards

Removing SD cards

SD card write protection switches

4 - Input Settings

Lowering knob and fader volumes

Selecting mics for adjustment

Adjusting mic input levels

Adjusting mic input audio characteristics (Voice Setting)

Adjusting mic input effects (Effect Setting)

5 - Recording and Playback


Adding effect sounds while recording

Adding marks while recording

Playing recordings

Changing the names of podcasts

Deleting podcasts

Adding marks during playback

Advanced playback functions

Checking added marks on the Advanced Screen

Deleting added marks on the Advanced Screen

Overwrite recording

Overwrite recording from an added mark

Using TALKBACK functions

6 - Using TASCAM Podcast Editor

Sound settings when using with Windows OS

Using with Mac OS (audio settings)

Using with iOS/iPadOS devices

Data output by USB

7 - Using Sound Pads

Sound Pad overview

Explanation of Sound Pad Screen functions

Playing Sound Pads

Assigning effects to Sound Pads

Clearing Sound Pad effect functions

Recording sounds and assigning them to Sound Pads

8 - Touchscreen Functions

8-1. Menu Screen

8-2. Input selection

8-2-1. Mic settings

8-2-1-1. Mic input level

8-2-1-2. Condenser/Dynamic (mic type) selection

8-2-1-3. Front/Rear input switch (MIC INPUT 1 only)

8-2-1-4. Voice Setting

8-2-1-5. Effect Setting

8-2-2. USB settings

8-2-2-1. USB input level

8-2-2-2. Voice settings

8-2-3. Smartphone settings

8-2-3-1. Smartphone input level

8-2-3-2. Voice settings

8-2-4. Bluetooth settings

8-2-4-1. Bluetooth input level

8-2-4-2. Pairing

8-2-4-3. Connection status

8-2-4-4. Voice Setting

8-3. Playback settings

8-4. Sound pad settings

8-5. Hardware Settings

8-5-1. AUDIO

8-5-1-1. USB Mix-Minus

8-5-1-2. Auto Mixer

8-5-1-3. Feedback Prevention

8-5-1-4. Line Level Output

8-5-1-5. Solo Mode


8-5-2-1. SD Multi Record

8-5-2-2. FX Bypass

8-5-3. USB DELAY

8-5-3-1. USB delay function explanation

8-5-4. Other settings

8-5-4-1. Language

8-5-4-2. Date/ Time Adjust

8-5-4-3. Factory Reset

8-5-4-4. Firmware version

8-5-5. Brightness adjustment


8-6. SD Settings

8-6-1. SD card space used

8-6-2. SD card available recording time

8-6-3. SD REC

8-6-4. Rec Stop confirmation

8-6-5. SD Device Mode

8-6-6. Quick Erase

8-6-7. Full Erase

9 - Error messages

10 - Troubleshooting

Power will not turn on

The SD card is not recognized

No sound is output

The sound I want to record is distorted

Recording is not possible

Playback is not possible

There is noise

Sound via Bluetooth breaks up or is noisy

Cannot connect or communication is interrupted when using Bluetooth

Cannot pair with another Bluetooth device

A computer does not recognize the unit when connected by USB

Feedback occurs when connected by USB

Noise occurs or sound drops out when connected by USB

11 - Specifications and Ratings

Recorder specifications

Recording media

Recording/playback formats

Recordable Channel

Analog audio input ratings

MIC INPUT jacks (1-4)

PHONES (TRRS) 7279.jpg jack (CTIA standard)

LINE IN (TRRS) jack (CTIA standard)

LINE IN L/R (balanced) jacks

Analog audio output ratings

PHONES jacks (7317.jpg7319.jpg)

PHONES (TRRS) 7332.jpg jack (CTIA standard)

LINE OUT (TRRS) jack (CTIA standard)

MONITOR OUT L/R (balanced) jacks


Audio performance

Mic amp EIN (equivalent input noise)

Frequency response

S/N ratio



Recording times (in hours: minutes)

USB specification

USB Audio


Computer system requirements


Supported operating systems

Computer hardware requirements


Supported operating systems

Computer hardware requirements

iOS/iPadOS devices

Android devices



Power consumption


Operating temperature range


Dimensional drawings

Block diagram

Level diagram