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Looks like Deity launched their newest wireless transmitter. Most interesting to me is that it records and transmits. I assume this gets by the zaxcom copyright because it operates at 2.4ghz instead of UHF? Kinda insane for $250. 

 

https://www.deitymic.com/hdtx/

 

 

Edit: NVM, I jumped the gun on that. Recording will disable transmission in the US. So not quite as ground breaking, but still nifty. 

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Anyway a small and versatile recorder for plant mics. Lav TRS and XLR with phantom. Listen in wirelessly.

Way better than placing some bulky Tascam or Zoom and hoping for the best.

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6 hours ago, Mungo said:

Anyway a small and versatile recorder for plant mics. Lav TRS and XLR with phantom. Listen in wirelessly.

Way better than placing some bulky Tascam or Zoom and hoping for the best.

Yeah I think this might be the application. Can you feed TC to it somehow or link two? Would love to do Ortf without cables. 

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If the audio is good I think this is probably the best use of this frequency spectrum for for location mixers (given it's limitations) Ie. wireless booms more likely to have consistent line of sight. AND IT HAS A HP SOCKET (sorry was I shouting?).

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On 9/12/2019 at 3:12 AM, Apcki said:

Edit: NVM, I jumped the gun on that. Recording will disable transmission in the US.

 

Aren't you US folks pissed of with those patents that hold you back from buying tools like the rest of the world?

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1 hour ago, Patrick Tresch said:

Aren't you US folks pissed of with those patents that hold you back from buying tools like the rest of the world?

 

Patrick, you should be here long enough to know that this discussion will all end in tears  ; )

Bit more seriously, it's been discussed many times and since not much can be done about it for the time being it's probably not worth fussing about it.

chris

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2 hours ago, Patrick Tresch said:

 

Aren't you US folks pissed of with those patents that hold you back from buying tools like the rest of the world?

No, I am not pissed off because no one is holding me back from purchasing the tools that I use, and I can use these tools without breaking the law. I am pissed off, however, with those who seem to have no respect or regard for the patent laws. I agree  with many that the patent system is antiquated and flawed in many respects, but it is the law. I have found that if one does some  research on patents, specifically some of the patents that apply to the tools we have used over the years, develop an understanding of the patent system and the ways that it has affected our technology, this can produce better respect and possibly reduce some of the impulse to be pissed off.

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1 hour ago, chrismedr said:

 

Patrick, you should be here long enough to know that this discussion will all end in tears  ; )

Bit more seriously, it's been discussed many times and since not much can be done about it for the time being it's probably not worth fussing about it.

chris

 

OK. Thanks Chris for your words.

 

PS: They could make a dual slot mircoSD card recorder.

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4 hours ago, Patrick Tresch said:

 

Aren't you US folks pissed of with those patents that hold you back from buying tools like the rest of the world?

I run zaxcom so not really :P

I do think its cool that other companies are pushing boundaries though, as competition is always good! 

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