Zoom H8 8-Input/12-Track Portable Handy Recorder with ZDM-1 Mic Packs, Scissor Arms and Card Bundle


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Zoom H8 Handy Recorder

  • Zoom H8 Handy Recorder
  • XYH-6 X/Y Microphone Capsule
  • Steinberg Cubase LE and Wavelab LE Software
  • 4 x AA Batteries
  • Quick Guide

2 X Zoom ZDM-1 Podcast Microphone Pack Accessory Bundle

  • Zoom ZDM-1 Podcast Microphone Pack Accessory Bundle
  • ZDM-1 Large-Diaphragm Dynamic Microphone
  • ZHP-1 Professional Closed-Back Headphones
  • ZTPS-4 Tabletop Tripod
  • Custom Windscreen for ZDM-1
  • XLR Microphone Cable (9.9 Feet)
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty

2 X Knox Gear Desktop Boom Arm Microphone Stand

  • Knox Gear Desktop Boom Arm Microphone Stand
  • Desk Mounting Clamp
  • 5/8 in. to 3/8 in. Adapter
  • Knox Gear 1-Year Warranty

SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO 170 MB/s UHS-I SDXC Memory Card

  • SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO 170 MB/s UHS-I SDXC Memory Card
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty

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Zoom H8 8-Input/12-Track Portable Handy Recorder with ZDM-1 Mic Packs, Scissor Arms and Card Bundle

Using a Zoom H8 Handy Recorder you can now record make quality videos and crystal clear music. Focus Camera bundles this Zoom H8 Handy Recorder with two ZDM-1 Podcast Microphone Accessory Packs, two Knox Gear Microphone Suspension Heavy Boom Scissor Arm and a SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO 170 MB/s UHS-I SDXC Memory Card.

Zoom H8 Handy Recorder

Designed specifically for Musicians, Podcasters, and Sound Designers, the Zoom H8 Handy Recorder is a portable audio capturing tool. There are three distinct application-driven interface options for Field Recording, Music and Podcasting, which are easily accessed through the recorder’s large color LCD touchscreen display. With these options the Zoom H8 Handy Recorder instantly adapts to any of the feature set required for either capturing audio on location, recording and tracking music, or producing a podcast. The H8 recorder comes packed with industry-leading features like audio fidelity, legendary transparent preamps, and overall dependable performance. It comes supplied with an XYH-6 X/Y microphone capsule that also provides secondary input via a stereo 1/8-inch Mic/Line In mini phone jack. The Zoom H8 Handy Recorder features the same interchangeable capsule system as other versions and is also compatible with three new microphone capsules.

Three Distinct Application Driven Interfaces

This handy recorder offers intuitive 3-way app workflow that can be navigated through a color touchscreen interface. The MUSIC app offers important controls like audio levels, faders and metering at your fingertips. Ideal for location sound, sound design, conferences, and more, the FIELD app gives you instant access to large meters for every track, so you can make sure your recordings never clip. The PODCAST app helps creating simple yet high-quality podcasts. With dedicated Sound Pads, you can use the recorder’s touch screen to trigger sound effects, music beds and much more.

Multiple Inputs

The Zoom H8 Handy Recorder features four XLR and two XLR/TRS combo jacks, with Phantom power on all four main XLR inputs (+12/+24/+48V). The unit also features gain control knobs and -20dB pads for each input. The recorder comes with a multichannel and stereo USB audio interface that lets you connect it to your PC, Mac, and iPad.

Built-In Effects

Zoom H8 can record up to 12 tracks simultaneously and it records directly to SD, SDHC and SDXC cards up to 512GB (cards not included). The unit comes with built-in effects, including low-cut filtering, compression, and limiting, along with Auto-record, Pre-record and Backup-record functions that will never let you miss that perfect take.

Prerecorded Sounds

Ideal for podcasters, the Zoom H8 Recorder features four Sound Pads to activate sound effects such as laughter and applause. The unit offers up to 13 prerecorded sounds to choose from or you can download your own sound effects too!

Up To 20 Hours of Operation

Zoom’s H8 Handy Recorder is powered by four AA alkaline or NiMH rechargeable batteries. It provides up to 20 hours of operation time with 4 AA alkaline batteries.

Zoom ZDM-1 Podcast Microphone Pack Accessory Bundle

Changing times and increasing competition require modern approach for reaching out to new audiences. No matter if you are a novice, amateur, or a professional who wants to upgrade their setup, the Zoom ZDM-1 Podcast Microphone Pack has you completely covered. Designed for allowing you to create exceptional-quality podcasts, this pack includes a broadcast-style dynamic microphone for capturing smooth, detailed sound and the ZHP-1 professional closed-back headphones so never miss out on listening to the details. For completing your setup, this pack also includes a tabletop tripod for easy and convenient setup, a custom windscreen for delivering clean recordings, and a durable XLR microphone cable.

Smooth and Detailed Sound Quality

Engineered using high-quality materials, the ZDM-1 dynamic microphone feature a large-diaphragm that captures your voice with smooth broadcast character. Thanks to its high SPL handling of 135dB and an internal shockmount, this microphone ensures that your voice will be heard loud and crystal clear. Also included are the ZHP-1 closed-back headphones that not only feature a durable construction but also ensure delivery of detailed, full-range sound and excellent isolation. The self-adjusting headband and leatherette earpads make for a super comfortable fit. Additionally, the 9.9-feet long single-sided straight cable adds to the convenience.

Complete Your Setup

Your podcasting setup is incomplete without the accessories that are a must for enhancing the convenience and the end quality. The included adjustable tabletop tripod features a durable metal threading that holds up to heavy use while the lightweight folding legs makes it easy to pack and convenient to take it with you wherever your creativity leads you to. Thanks to the custom fitted, acoustically transparent windscreen, your microphone does not capture the sound of the breeze, breaths, and pops ensuring the delivery of clear and non-muffling sound. The microphone pack also includes a 9.9-feet long XLR microphone cable with shielding and durable connectors.

Knox Gear Desktop Boom Arm Microphone Stand

Getting into podcasting, broadcasting, music or voice acting can be intimidating. Equipment can be prohibitively expensive, yet you know that if anything goes wrong, it can lead to a host of audio issues. This is why it's crucially important to use gear you can trust.

The Knox Gear Desktop Boom Arm Microphone Stand provides a seamless experience from setup through recording. You’ll love the durable quality, ease of installation, and complete control and adjustability.

Mounts to Desk or Full Stand

The Knox Gear Desktop Boom Arm Microphone Stand can be mounted to the included clamping base or to a floor stand. Easily remove the boom arm from the base and reinstall if you need to. Plus, there is a 3/8 in. adapter in the box just in case the 5/8 in. thread does not fit your equipment.

Easily Adjustable

The arm can be rotated 360 degrees to adjust the direction of the microphone. Thanks to a super-strong spring with an extra positioning screw, the Desktop Boom Arm Microphone Stand can also be adjusted to bear more weight if necessary. Locking knobs help adjust the tension to your needs.

SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO 170 MB/s UHS-I SDXC Memory Card

Our most powerful SD UHS-I memory card yet delivers performance that elevates your creativity. With shot speeds of up to 90MB/s and UHS speed Class 3 (U3) recording, you’re ready to capture stunning high-resolution, stutter-free 4K UHD video. It also delivers up to 170 MB/s transfer speeds for a faster post-production workflow. Plus, it’s built to withstand weather, water, shocks, and other less-than-ideal conditions so you can rest assured that it’s good to go wherever your work takes you.

Designed For Professionals

Professional cameras and high-resolution camcorders deserve the power, performance, capacity and reliability of SanDisk's latest innovations. This is why professional photographers and videographers trust SanDisk memory cards.

Transfer Speeds Up To 170MB/s

Once the shots are taken, your work is only half-done. Accelerating your workflow means you can carve out more time to take your creativity to the next level.

Perfect For 4K UHD Video

Sometimes speed is what you need. This card delivers the performance to capture stunning, uninterrupted 4K UHD video. This makes it ideal for professionals recording extreme sports and other fast-action activities without dropping frames.

Stunning Sequential Burst Mode Shots

Rated UHS Speed Class 3 (U3) and Video Speed Class 30 (V30), the SanDisk Extreme PRO SD UHS-I card lets you capture sequential burst mode shots without missing a beat.

Designed To Withstand Extreme Environments

Built for and tested in harsh conditions, the SanDisk Extreme PRO SD UHS-I card is temperature-proof, waterproof, shock-proof, and x-ray-proof.

Easy File Recovery with RescuePRO Deluxe Software

Includes RescuePRO Deluxe 2-year data recovery software download offer. This software lets you restore files that have been accidentally deleted.

Zoom H8 8-Input/12-Track Portable Handy Recorder with ZDM-1 Mic Packs, Scissor Arms and Card Bundle



Zoom H8 Handy Recorder


WeightH8: 354 g, XYH-6: 130 g

Zoom ZDM-1 Podcast Microphone Pack Accessory Bundle


Output Connectors (Analog)1 x XLR 3-Pin Male (on Mic)


Weight3 lb (1.36 kg)



Knox Gear Desktop Boom Arm Microphone Stand



SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO 170 MB/s UHS-I SDXC Memory Card


Storage Capacity64 GB
Read Speedup to 170 MB/s
Write Speedup to 90 MB/s

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