Below are a few of the best options in the market. If you are looking for something more specific, a detailed buyer’s guide is at the end.
This small device is a cool piece of tech that you can easily fit into the palm of your hand with its 65x25x12mm size.
This mini voice recorder is packed with a number of features.
This spy recorder is a good size for convenience because its dimensions make it very easy to hide in a pocket or just hold on to. The microphone spans the entire height of the unit so it is able to capture good sounds as long as this area is not covered. A point of convenience is the rope hole which allows users to attach a chain to make it easier to carry the device around.
Using this spy voice recorder is quite easy as well. There is a simple on and off button which automatically starts or stops recording. Unfortunately, there are no LED indicator lights to let users know if it is recording or not. But as long as you keep track of how you use it, the on/off recording is easy to manage.
Its 110maH battery is capable of supporting up to 20 hours of recording time. Recorded files are automatically stored into this device’s built-in memory. Audio files are recorded at a 128 Kbps[ quality and stored in a WAV format to maximize this space. You can easily retrieve files by using a USB data cable to connect the recorder to a PC. It is compatible with either Windows or Mac systems. All files will also retain a timestamp to make it easier to identify when recordings were made.
The device relies on a small button that is placed right at the front of the unit. There is a small red dot on top of the button. However, this is not an LED indicator light. Using this spy voice recorder is simple with the one-touch operation. You just need to press the button to get it to start recording. The lack of an indicator light might be a problem for some people since there is no way to identify whether it is recording or not. But, without an LED light, you can also record better in secret. (2)
With its huge built-in storage, the device can easily store up to 2400 hours of recording stored as 32kbps files. These files are automatically saved with a timestamp of the date and specific time when the audio was recorded. Audio recordings on this device are also quite clear as it has the added pulse control noise reduction feature. The microphone on this unit is identified as being highly sensitive with a recording capability of more than 50 feet. However, audie more than 20ft away must be loud and clear in order to get a good recording.
This spy voice recorder also has an activated recording system that automatically starts recording when a sound is heard. Manually turning the recording on/off is done with the simple button that is placed at one end of the unit.
Things To Consider Before Buying a Spy Voice Recorder
There are many types of voice recorders, with the spy voice recorders being merely a subset characterized by the compact and portable design which makes it easy to hide away from view. However, when choosing the best spy voice recorder, there are actually a lot of different options that are now available. While the ones above are some of the best, here are just a few things you need to know before buying a spy voice recorder.
(2) LED – https://electronics.howstuffworks.com/led.htm