High bitrate recording.
Uses only 1 AA battery.
Small and extremely portable.
Takes one standard AA battery.
Can record in either WAV or MP3.
Standard tripod mount.
Phased X&Y directional microphones.
Large recording time.
All controls accessible from buttons and switches.
Records high-quality 24-bit/96kHz WAV audio.
Audio recording quality not recommended for professional usage.
Optional Accessory Pack is almost mandatory.
No XLR inputs.
Plastic design a little delicate.
Auto Level feature produces unmusical results.
By Ken Stone on March 14, 2011
Steve Douglas Quality audio is one part of the editing equation that no one should forget. And yet, too many do just that and put aside audio concerns until it is too late. For those filming with the newer DSLRs on the market that provide high...-
By The Gadgeteer on February 25, 2011
Recording microphones are common place these days. They are on our phones, iPods, mp3 players and even on pens. But usually these microphones don’t result in the best audio quality from their built-in mono microphone. That’s where...-
By Mac|Life on February 01, 2011
The H1 makes a great companion to a video camera, as well as a standalone recorder for capturing lectures, band practice, or your interviews. Just make sure you budget for the Accessory Pack. Product Samson Zoom H1 Handy Recorder Company Samson...80
By Macworld UK on January 28, 2011
The Zoom H1 Handy Recorder unit includes many features that will appeal to budget-minded podcasters, broadcasters, reporters, and musicians—up to 24-bit/96kHz WAV and 320kbps MP3 recording, built-in X/Y mic placement for stereo recording, external...80
By Videomaker on January 14, 2011
With its small build the H1 is a perfect out-of-the-box unit for daily recording and small projects. If you are looking to record live events, office meetings, or family occasions, buy this unit today and enjoy the portability and convenience of the...-
By PC Advisor on December 08, 2010
The Zoom H1 Handy Recorder is unquestionably a bargain. Whether it’s a good fit for you depends very much on your need for extra features found on more expensive recorders such as the H4n and your ability to treat plastic gadgets with some...80
By Macworld on November 30, 2010
The Samson Zoom H1 Handy Recorder is unquestionably a bargain. Whether it’s a good fit for you depends very much on your need for extra features found on more expensive recorders such as the H4n and your ability to treat plastic gadgets with some...80
By Pro Sound Network on June 03, 2010
Zoom has announced the new H1 Handy Recorder. It weighs in at about 2 oz. and features the same quality microphones as Zoom’s popular H2. Priced at $99, the H1 is one of the most affordable professional recording solutions available. Like all Zoom...-
By Magnus.de on April 27, 2011
Der Zoom H1 wird nach dem bewährten Prinzip der digitalen Aufnahme auf Flash-Speicherkarten gebaut. Dadurch ist für die Speicherung keine Mechanik nötig, was lange Lebensdauer des Geräts verspricht. Als Speicherkarte nutzt der H1...-