Go Back   UG Community @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com > Music > Recording
User Name  

Old 01-17-2013, 08:45 PM   #1
Registered User
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Las Vegas
A good, cheap portable recorder?

What's a good portable recorder for under $50? Something I can take on the go with me and has an input for an instrument or a mic. It's gotta be able to save onto an sd card or have some sort of USB so I can transfer it over to my computer. If there's one you could buy at Sears or Kmart, that would be great as well.
Current/Main Gear
'06 MIA Fender Stratocaster
'97 Epiphone Les Paul Standard Lim. Ed.
'90s Peavey Classic 30
H&K Tubemeister 18
MXR 404 CAE Crybaby
Ibanez TS9
Ernie Ball Jr. Volume
Digitech Hardwire DL-8
TC Electronic Nova Repeater
EncoreBlade is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2013, 09:53 PM   #2
MeanMrMustard99's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Canada
good luck lol
MeanMrMustard99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2013, 10:35 PM   #3
Artemis Entreri
Artemis Entreri's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2006
If you double your budget you'll get something.
Winner of the 2011 Virginia Guitar Festival

Protools HD
Lynx Aurora 16/HD192
Mojave, Sennheiser, AKG, EV etc mics
Focusrite ISA828 pres
Waves Mercury
Random Rack Gear

65 Deluxe Reverb
American Standard Strat
Taylor 712
Artemis Entreri is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2013, 10:43 PM   #4
Registered User
dennymcf's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2009
dennymcf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2013, 11:00 PM   #5
UG's Neil Young
tukk04's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2008
I've used both zoom and tascam products that work great, but digital recorders start at about $100 unless you go used. I'd say save a bit more and go for a zoom or tascam portable one, look for used stuff first though.
tukk04 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:03 PM.

Forum Archives / About / TOS / Advertise with us / Customer Support / Ultimate-Guitar.Com © 2016
Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.0.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.