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Olympus DP-211 2GB Simple Dictaphone.

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Olympus DP-211 2GB Simple Dictaphone.
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The DP-211 is specially designed to be even simpler to use than a tape-based device. Users of tape recorders will find the DP-211 has everything they love about their old voice recorder; a full-sized speaker for clear audio playback, three big buttons for the basic functions, an easy-to-read display and excellent battery life of up to 88 hours.

  • The Calendar Search function, makes finding sound files just as intuitive as with tape. The simplest to use recorder makes recording and reviewing easier than ever before.
  • Built-in memory 2 GB.
  • Voice activated.
  • Recording time 131 hours.
  • Twin speed recording.
  • 2 recording qualities.
  • Dictation and conference recording modes.
  • Slow_fast playback.
  • 5 folders.
  • Built-in microphone.
  • Built-in microphone and speaker.
  • Integrated speaker.
  • Microphone, .

General information:

  • Weight 0.29g.
  • Size H15.5, W13, D4.3cm.
  • Batteries required 2 x AAA (included) .
  • Manufacturer's 2 year guarantee.
  • EAN: 4545350039752.

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Customer reviews and ratings

Olympus DP-211 2GB Simple Dictaphone. 4.7 5 9 9
easy to use Great, easyb to use and good sound when played back 17 April 2015
I bought this Dictaphone for my husband who loves it. It is easy to use and was good value for money. 12 March 2015
Very easy to use Bought for hubby for xmas, he finds it straightforward and very easy to use. Just above basic but it does what it says on the tin. He wanted it for work use to keep notes on a course and whilst on site visits to do job evaluations. You can pick it up and use straight away without having to read any instructions. Has not transferred anything to the computer yet as it has large memory. 23 January 2015
Does the job I required it for Bought this Dictaphone to record interviews for a Golf Club Magazine I produce. Wanted to get the memories of members and this Dictaphone was perfect for the job at a very good price 30 December 2014
Simple as it can be Simple to use for sighted people but like all modern dictaphones the displays are small and so is the size of the unit. 23 September 2014
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Playing back Facility

2 weeks ago
I need to take notes when doing a new walk.

When typing up a walk route, does it stop after each note I made without having to keep rewinding?
My friend has one where each note made is numbered. I know it was an Olympus but not sure which model.
Hope this makes sense
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1 week, 4 days ago
Answer: 
Hi Barb,

I have contacted our supplier with your question and I they have advised the following:
"Each time you record and press stop, the recorder will create a new file. So on a walk for example, you could record in chunks, pressing record and stop on a frequent basis. Therefore you notes will be in small manageable files, all numbered in order. The DP-211 also gives you the ability to search by date so if you did one walk on 25 June and recorded say 15 little recordings, they would all be grouped under that date.

It is important to note that you can not download to a PC on this unit, for that you would need one of our VN PC products which are also available at Argos"

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Can this pick up sound

3 months, 1 week ago
If its in a bag or jacket or back pack
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3 months ago
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Hi there,

I can confirm that this dictaphone would not be suitable to use whilst in a bag, jacket or back pack.

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can you delete

3 months, 1 week ago
when recording can you delete it if you made a mistake
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3 months ago
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Hi,

Yes, it is indeed possible to erase content on the Olympus DP-211 2GB Simple Dictaphone. Please see page 5 of the below manual for instructions on how to do this:

http://www.olympus.co.uk/site/rmt/m...

I hope this helps.
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3 months, 1 week ago
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Yes, very easily. You simply 'rewind' and record over.
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6 months ago
Which device that you sell would you recommend that won't burn my purse ?
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6 months ago
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Hi,

The Olympus DP-211 2GB Simple Dictaphone is not suitable for recording through walls or ceilings.

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