Olympus WS-852 Digital Voice Recorder

MX59486 WS-852 Digital Voice Recorder
MX59486 WS-852 Digital Voice Recorder MX59486 WS-852 Digital Voice Recorder MX59486 WS-852 Digital Voice Recorder MX59486 WS-852 Digital Voice Recorder

Product Info

Full Featured Voice Recorder Works In Classrooms & Boardrooms


The WS-Series, well recognized for its clear audio quality and superb operability has been updated. The new resulting WS-852 Voice Recorder features the new Intelligent Auto Mode which automatically adjusts the recording level to match the volume of the sound source.


Superb stereo quality with the True Stereo Mic

The two directional microphones positioned at a 90° layout enable an authentic stereo experience. Regardless of where the person speaking is located you clearly capture the recording scene.

Intelligent Auto Mode automatically adjusts microphone sensitivity
The Intelligent Auto Mode automatically adjusts the microphone sensitivity according to the volume of the sound source, this provides an even level of volume for the listener.

Simple Mode, perfect for beginners
The Simple Mode supports beginners by having the recorder display only the necessary information in large font. It also limits the functions in the menu to those which are frequently used.

USB direct connection without requiring a cable
Save data easily and conveniently with the built-in USB connector.

The built-in stand prevents surface vibration
The built-in stand on the back is carefully designed to reduce surface noise.

Voice Filter makes playback more clear
By eliminating the lower and higher frequency ranges of a voice recording, the speakers' voice is enhanced during playback.

Long battery life you can rely on
With reduced power consumption, battery life is significantly improved. Users can rely on the recorder for over 1,000 hours of recording time.

Multiple Scene Select options
Choose from one of seven recording scenes and your recorder will adjust to the optimal recording settings. Telephone Recording and Duplication Mode can be used in combination with optional accessories.

File searching is easy with the Calendar function
Find what you're looking for. Fast. Saved audio files are automatically organized by date and displayed in the calendar.

Dragon NaturallySpeaking Rating: 6 Dragons
The WS-852 voice recorder was awarded 6 out of 6 Dragons; the highest recognition rating when using Dragon NaturallySpeaking software from Nuance Communications, Inc. Dragon automatically turns your talk into text and can make virtually any computer task easier and faster. For more information please visit: Nuance's Website


Model Olympus WS-852 Digital Voice Recorder
Audio Channel 1 or 2 Channel Audio Recording
Recording Modes Stereo MP3:
44.1kHz @ 128kbps: ~ 65 hours
44.1kHz @ 64kbps: ~ 131 hours

Mono MP3:
11.025kHz @ 8kbps: ~ 1,040 hours

Storage 4GB Internal Memory
Card Slot MicroSD Card Slot for Optional SD Cards up to 32GB
Stereo Microphones Dual Internal (Stereo) Microphones
Mono Speaker 1x 20mm Mono Speaker w/ 250mW amplifier
Headphone Output 1x 3.5mm Headphone Jack, 8Ω Impedance
I/O Ports Microphone Input: 1x 3.5mm jack
Headphone Output: 1x 3.5mm jack
USB 2.0 Port: 1x USB Mini-B jack
Power 2x AAA Alkaline Batteries (Included)
Dimensions 18 x 39 x 111.5mm
Weight 77g w/ 2x AAA Alkaline Batteries