Pre-Order Item

This is a pre-order item that is not yet available for order fulfillment.
Purchasing this item now will guarantee that you will get one as soon as it becomes available. We will provide you with a delivery estimate within 1 business day.
Please Note: Once we place this order with the manufacturer, it is not able to be cancelled, returned, or refunded.

Zoom H4essential Handy Recorder

Pre-Order Item
This is a pre-order item that is not yet available for order fulfillment.
Reserve it today - we'll get it to you as fast as we can!
Regular price $199.99

Zoom H4essential Handy Recorder

This is a brand new Zoom H4essential Handy Recorder.


This product is brand new, in stock, and will ship in 1 business day. We are an authorized Zoom dealer.

Product Details

32-Bit Float Recording for All

Four Tracks. More Options.
With four tracks, 32-bit float recording, advanced X/Y mics and 2 XLR/TRS inputs, creators have more ways to record their music, podcasts, and audio-for-video.

More Dynamic Range
With 32-bit float recording, you never have to adjust levels. The H4essential captures every nuance of your sound ensuring high-quality , clip-free audio in every take.

The First Recorders With Accessibility
The Essential Series was designed with Accessibility for the blind and visually impaired. Navigate the menu with audible descriptions through the built-in speaker or headphones. Creators can choose English, Spanish, French, Japanese, German, Italian or Chinese.*

Sound Pressure Level
The 2 XLR/TRS combo inputs feature Zoom’s ultra-clean preamps that supports phantom power and +4dBu professional line level input. The onboard X/Y microphones can capture sound up to a thunderous 130 dB SPL, equivalent to a rock concert.

Record And Stream
Stream in 32-bit float while simultaneously recording to an SD card. When connected to a PC, Mac, iOS, or Android device using the USB-C Port, the H4essential can be used as a 4-in/2-out audio interface .

Mix. Monitor. Record.
Use the built-in mixer to easily adjust each track’s audio level. It also has a waveform display so you can see your audio as it records.

Big Stage Sound For Musicians
The H4essential is perfect for recording music. With 2 XLR/TRS inputs and the stereo X/Y microphones it's easy to record live shows, rehearsals and songs.

Location Sound
The XLR inputs can be used to capture on-set dialogue and audio for sound design. The onboard X/Y microphones are perfect for recording ambience.

For Interviews And Podcasts
Podcasters can use the H4essential’s XLR inputs with external mics for one-on-one conversations and the X/Y mics for interviews on-the-go.

Pair With Your Ios Device
Use the BTA-1* Bluetooth Adapter to pair with your iOS device to remotely hit record, adjust your mix, view your waveforms, and change settings.

Bluetooth Timecode Sync
With the BTA-1* Bluetooth Adapter you can also pair with Bluetooth timecode devices for audio and video sync.

*Please note: BTA-1 Adapter not included

Premium Features

  • Soft Touch Controls
    Recording and rotary controls have been designed to allow for quiet operation.
  • Built-In Speaker
    You can use the built-in speaker to listen to your recordings for quick reference.
  • In And Out
    Use the 3.5mm line output for headphones or to connect to a camera. The H4essential also features a 3.5mm mic/line input.
  • Brilliant Color Display
    The new, vivid full-color LCD screen makes it easy to navigate through the H4essential’s menu and functions.
  • High Capacity Storage
    The H4essential supports SDXC cards up to 1TB to record hours and hours of audio.

Essential Creativity For Music, Film, And Podcasting

Authorized Reseller

Pixel Pro Audio is an authorized Zoom dealer.