In this episode, we have three sound samples to give you sense for how the Sound Devices MixPre-6, Zoom F8, and Sound Devices 633 differ. The difference is not big in terms of timbre or self-noise. Have a listen!
If you’d like to listen to the original WAV audio files from the recorders, you can do that here:
Gear used to record this episode:
Sound Devices MixPre-6 Audio Recorder & Mixer
Zoom F8 Audio Recorder/Mixer
Sound Devices 633 Audio Recorder/Mixer
DPA 4017b Shotgun Microphone (my pro-level outdoor mic)
Sound Devices MixPre-3 The "Little Brother" of the MixPre-6
Copyright 2017 by Curtis Judd
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