Olympus DS-5000 Digital Recorder Kit

The Olympus DS-5000 Digital Voice Recorder creates a powerful new category of voice recording. Combined with Dragon Naturally Speaking, the DS-5000 delivers a comprehensive solution for the mobile worker.

Price: 499.00

The DS-5000 supports up to 80 hours of recording time and makes downloading speech files to a PC quick and easy, especially if the DS-5000 is directly attached via the included Multi-function cradle/docking station.

Use the DS-5000 to dictate memos, reports, and other types of correspondence.

The USB cradle, equipped with a built in AC charger for the Ni-MH battery pack, keeps your recorder fully charged and ready for recording action.


  • Slide-switch operation for ease of use, comfort and increased productivity
  • DSS Player Pro software offers direct recording to your PC, automatic retrieval of typed documents, and automatic distribution of recordings via email and much more.
  • Three programmable buttons to suit your dictation needs
  • Supports SD and Micro SD, dual Memory Cards.
  • Multi-Function cradle recharges the Ni-HM battery pack, allows for hands-free recording, and provides fast and easy uploading/downloading of data to your pc. time, current time and date and operating mode.
  • Better sound quality with DSS Pro QP (Quality Playback) mode.
  • Supports encryption and decryption of dictation files and document files sent over the internet
  • Optional barcode reader
  • Up to 32 index marks per file
  • Durable USB connector and battery door
  • Includes DSS Player Pro Dictation Module Software.
  • Verbal comment function – instantly search and play back verbal comments using DSS Player software
  • Distributes files via FTP
  • Centralized firmware update
  • Low power consumption allows for long recording times
  • Centralized navigation buttons for easy data input and settings
  • Management tool for easy setup and customization


Recording Format DSS (Digital Speech Standard Pro)
Recording Media SD/SDHC, microSD Card: 512MB - 8GB
Recording Time With included 512MB card:
QP mode: 38 hours, 45 minutes
SP mode: 79 hours, 30 minutes
Card Format N/A
Input Level -70 dBv
PC Interface USB
Folders Messages 1 to 7 Folders, 200 messages per folder
Sampling Frequency QP mode: 16 kHz
SP mode: 12 kHz
Overall Frequency Response QP mode: 200 to 7,000 Hz
SP mode: 200 to 5,000 Hz
LP Mode No
Voice Activation Yes
Demographic Data Input Author ID, Work Type, Date/Time, Priority, Index, etc.
Practical Max Output 250 mW or more
Write Protection Yes
Speaker 23 mm Ohn round dynamic speaker
Microphone Jack 3.5 mm mini-jack, impedance 2 k
Earphone Jack 3.5 mm mini-jack, impedance 8 Ohm or more
Power Supply Rated Voltage: 5V DC
Batteries Ni-MH Rechargeable Battery Pack (BR403) or two (2) AAA batteries or two (2) Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (BR401)
External Power Supply A-513 AC Adapter
Battery Life Alkaline: Recording (approx. 32 hours); Playback (approx. 13 hours)
Ni-MH Rechargeable: Recording (approx. 28 hours); Playback (approx. 10 hours)
Size 4.5" X 2.0" X 0.7" (without protrusions)
Weight 3.88 oz. (including Ni-MH rechargeable battery pack BR403)
Os Supported Windows: 2000l/XP Professional, Home & 64 bit Editions
Windows Vista Ultimate/Business/Enterprise/Home
Mac: Mac OS 10.3.9 - 10.5
CPU Windows 2000/XP: 500 MHz processor or more
Windows Vista: 800 MHz processor or more
Mac: PowerPC G3; Intel Core/Duo
RAM Windows 2000/XP: 128 MB or more
Windows Vista: 512 MB or more
Sound Card No
Video Card / Display Windows: 800 x 600 pixels or more, 65,536 colors or more
Mac: 1024 x 768 pixels or more, 32,000 olors or more
Removable Drive Windows & Mac CD, DVD drive
Audio Output Windows: Microphone input and earphone output or speaker
Mac: Earphone output or speakers
USB Windows: One or more free ports
Mac: One or more free ports

Price: -499.00

Download DSS Player Pro Release 4.0 Update Version 4.2.0
Check the read me file for additional information.

This file contains important updates and bug fixes for the DSS Player Pro dictation and transcription modules Release 4. (Self-extracting .exe file 10.8MB) (11/04). This is a "must" patch for XP Pro SR # 2.

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