February 5, 2002
|The hard drive audio recorder is
put on the market by can the record of 500 CD or more, and the
enjoyment like the juke.
Hard drive audio recorder
The Sony marketing (The president:Kei Kodera and
headquarters:(Inc.)Tokyo port district) adopts “ATRAC3" of the voice
compression technology, and puts hard drive audio recorder ‘HAR-D1000'
only for music by which about the maximum 600 hours and CD500 pieces or
more (For 74-minute CD) can be recorded and be reproduced on the market
to the hard drive of 40GB.
|Hope retail price
|First monthly production
|Hard drive audio
who worries because of the control of the disk is not few. increase the
number of sheets of had CD(CD number of sheets average of individual
possession:About 100 pieces and Sony melodies)
The CD player and the
hard drive can be installed, and ‘HAR-D1000' be reproduced by managing
the tune recorded from CD in the hard drive by the album name, the
artist name, and the name of a song, and calling it when it is always
The music data can be recorded at the twice velocity, and
only favorite tunes are collected, and the reproducing program setting
is also possible from among the recorded tune. It can be had to enjoy it
by a high-speed access only of the hard drive like the juke.
Main feature of - ‘HAR-D1000'
- The hard drive of 40GB is installed.
- A CD player and a mass hard drive can be installed in a slim main
body, and CD500 favorite music be managed as an album for about the
maximum 600 hours. Pleasant music life can be had to be enjoyed in new
shape of the hard drive audio.
- 2. The hard drive of the 静音(unknown word) type is adopted.
- The noise by the contact of mechanism is decreased by using the
fluid (oil) for the bearing of the motor of the hard drive. In
addition, a further low noise and the low vibration have been achieved
by putting it in a special case to use the soundproofing material.
- 3. ATRAC3 which achieves the high pitched sound quality is
adopted though high compression.
- The voice data can be compressed into about 1/10 of CD like the
high pitched sound quality, and 132 It is possible to forward it to
the hard drive from CD by the bit rate of kbps.
- - “ATRAC3" is a trademark of the Sony Ltd..
- The function of the recording of the CD synchronized of 4.2
modes is installed.
- It is possible to select it according to two kinds of "High-speed
mode" at the twice velocity which can be recorded at "Normal mode"
recorded while listening to music and half time.
- 5. Play list reproduction function
- Only the tune to which [it] often listens in the tune which has
already been recorded can be edited, and the thing to which [it]
listens like one album be done. This play list can do things preserved
up to ten, and can enjoy music as a Mey album. For instance, tunes
collected in classification by artist can be made as a list of one.
The play lists can be registered up to 400 respectively.
- 6. Variegated retrieval function
- Each artist name, the album name, and the name of a song can be
written in all recorded tunes as information. The phrase in a typical
tune is set as a highlight only by ten seconds in "Retrievals by
keyword" which can be retrieved automatically only by the input of the
key word by using this information and albums, and "Highlight scanning
function" retrieved while listening only to the part one after another
is installed. It is possible to call it quickly to listen to the tune
which wants to listen from 500 albums.
- 7. For CD TEXT
- When the correspondence software is recorded to the hard drive,
the information is written at the same time because [it] corresponds
to “CD TEXT" from which the album name, the artist name, and the name
of a song are written in CD beforehand as information.
- Main specification
|95dB or more※
|All high note wave warp
|0.005% or less※
|*** As follows <measurement limit
|The maximum recording time
|For about 600 hours
|Number of maximum albums
|Number of maximum tunes
Number of maximum trucks
|400(Up to 20,000 trucks in
|One optical system
|Consumption electric power
|- Inquiry of customer:
|*** - inquiries from customer:<Sony
marketing (Inc.)customer center TEL0570-00-3311 consultation (Nabis
dial)> 03-5448-3311(For a portable telephone and PHS).
|- Sony drive URLhttp://www.sony.co.jp/SonyDrive