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Better Sound Ltd

SD 688 recorder mixer

Quick specs:

12 channel mixer - 6 mic/line XLR with phantom power and high pass filter &

6 line mini XLR. All are assignable, pre- or post fade to eight output buses

Main left/right mix can be sent to three cameras simultaneously

Integrated 16 track recorder, records WAV or MP3 to CF and SD cards

MixAssist auto attenuates the level of open but non active inputs

Built-in Ambient TC generator & reader and supports extensive metadata


Standard kit contains:


Carry case with radiomic holder and strap

Sennheiser HD25 headphones

2  NP75 Lithium batteries

Hawk-Woods (HW) shoe

HW SL1 single bay charger & mains cable

2  2m extension cables, XLRf to XLRm

2 mini XLRf to XLRm cables

5 spare AA batteries



BNC to 5pin Lemo TimeCode input cable

5pin Lemo to BNC TimeCode output cable

1 Delkin 32GB CF card

1 Delkin 32GB SD card

10 pin Hirose to twin XLRm and 3.5mm ‘tails’

Curly 10 pin Hirose extension cable

USB cable

User guide and technical manual

+44 (0)20 7482 0177

Opening hours Mon-Fri 9am to 5pm

(excluding public holidays)