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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. 4.6 5 8 8
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
great! Easy to use, good value, good quality. 11 January 2014
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2 months ago
Which device that you sell would you recommend that won't burn my purse ?
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2 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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will it record sounds other than voice ?

4 months, 2 weeks ago
I need it to record my piano practice
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4 months, 2 weeks ago
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Yes, the Olympus DP-211 2GB Simple Dictaphone features a high sensitivity mode, which will pick up surrounding noise and not just close proximity noises.

Have a good day.
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Can you rewind and fast forward,

4 months, 2 weeks ago
Can you rewind & fast forward as some dictaphones don't and you have to start from the beginning to replay a section
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4 months, 2 weeks ago
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Hi Henry,

Thank you for your question.

I can confirm that this dictaphone does have the facility to rewind and fast forward.

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5 months, 1 week ago
Does it come with a wire to do so?
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Hi,

I have looked at the instructional manual for you and the Olympus DP-211 2GB Simple Dictaphone cannot be connected to a telephone via a wire to record a telephone conversation. This records by moving the Dictaphone to the source and press record.

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