Zoom R20 Multi-Track Recorder

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Zoom introduces the new R20 Multi-Track Recorder. With a familiar touchscreen interface, the R20 makes it insanely simple to track, edit and mix your songs, letting you focus on the music.

The R20 has the best preamps and noise floor of any multi track recorder Zoom has ever designed. With six XLR inputs, two combo inputs, and 16 tracks of recording, the R20 is perfect for singer-songwriters to full bands. Navigate and edit with ease, via the R20’s 4.3-inch color LCD touchscreen interface. Improve your workflow with color-coded faders, gain dials, and touchscreen track regions, making sure you are always adjusting the correct channel.

Cut, copy, combine and loop. The R20’s interface provides intuitive editing. You’ll immediately feel at home. Polish your tracks and mixes with professional effects such as EQ, compression, and more. The R20 provides a full MFX processor compatible with Guitar Lab software. 30 genres, 150 rhythm patterns and song form variations, it’s hard to find a drummer this versatile. Plug in a MIDI keyboard via USB-C or use the touchscreen to add sonic textures with the R20’s internal synthesizer. The R20 can import and playback standard MIDI files allowing you to import bass lines, melodies, piano parts, and more. The R20 records directly to SDHC or SDXC cards up to 1TB, giving you plenty of space to track your next song or album.

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The R20 has a headphone jack for monitoring while recording and dedicated outputs for mixing on your favorite monitors.The new Zoom locking adapter ensures security against accidental unplugging. Use the optional Zoom BTA-1* Bluetooth Adaptor to control the R20 wirelessly from your iOS device. The first multi-track recorder that allows accessibility for the visually impaired, the R20 app features VoiceOver and VoiceOver Gestures.

*BTA-1 available separately.
**R20 Control App available in 2022

Here's what comes included with the R20:

  • Zoom R20
  • ZAD-1220 AC adapter
  • Quick Tour
  • Steinberg Cubase LE Software