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Tascam Portacapture X8

8-track portable audio recorder
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Portacapture X8 is TASCAM's latest generation portable high-resolution recorder.
It allows recording at up to 192 kHz at 32-bit floating point resolution.
The intuitive launcher and 3.5-inch (8.9cm) touch panel allow users to focus on recording without complicated menus. To this end, the Portacapture X8 offers app-like configurations for a wide variety of recording applications including multitrack recording, interviews, podcasts, music recording, field recording and ASMR with unusual sounds.


  • Intuitive start-up screen with various preset configurations.
  • Two detachable condenser microphones (AB or XY configuration)       
  • Four mic/line inputs via XLR/TRS combo jacks, phantom power switchable separately       
  • Multitrack recording with up to eight tracks     
  • Recording at up to 192 kHz.
  • 32-bit floating point recording                                                                                           
  • Recording in WAV (BWF) or MP3 format      
  • Built-in USB audio interface with eight inputs and two outputs
  • Supplied microphones can serve as USB audio source                                                                                                 
  • Input signals received via USB can be recorded to SD card      
  • MS decoder, reverb effect (six rooms)       
  • Pre-recording memory - start recording before pressing the record button      
  • Auto-recording (recording starts and stops when the input signal passes a threshold level)       
  • Dual recording allows each track to be recorded in different file formats       
  • Flap signal function simplifies synchronisation when dubbing video material       
  • Automatic marker setting (for overload, level or time)       
  • XRI function - saving recording settings together with BWF recordings
  • Mixer with audio processing, depth filter, compressor, limiter, automatic leveling, noise gate and other functions       
  • Camera/line input for monitoring and recording audio from a camera or other device
  • Camera/line output with selectable attenuation for forwarding the audio signal to a camera      
  • Monitor via headphone output or built-in speaker       
  • Wireless remote control from a smartphone/tablet with optional Bluetooth adapter and remote control app (free download)       
  • Powered by four AA batteries USB or optional mains adapter
  • Automatic selection of power source, seamlessly continues to operate on batteries in the event of a power failure.
  • USB socket (type C)

Recording medium:   

  • Micro SD card (64 MB - 2 GB)
  • Micro SDHC card (4-32 GB)
  • Micro SDXC card (48-512 GB)
Recording and playback formats:
  • WAV (BWF):
  • Sampling rate 44.1/48/96/192 kHz; resolution 16/24 bit or 32-bit floating point.
  • MP3:
  • 44.1/48 kHz, 128/192/256/320 Kbit/s 
  • Input channels:   
  • 6 (maximum)    
  • Recording tracks:
  • 8 (6 tracks + stereo track)    

Scope of delivery:

  • Portacapture X8      
  • Microphones 1 pair      
  • AA alkaline batteries x 4      
  • TASCAM ID registration guide      
  • Operating instructions      


Technical data




Micro SD Card
192 kHz





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