Tascam - DP-006 (6-Track Digital Pocket Studio)

The Tascam DP-006 6-Track Digital Pocketstudio from Tascam is a compact, battery-powered multitrack recorder, featuring two built-in omnidirectional condenser microphones and WAV file resolution up to 16-bit/44.1kHz.

Additionally, two unbalanced 1/4" TS line inputs can be used to record mic, line or Hi-Z instrument signals. Designed with analog functionality and dedicated control knobs, the DP-006 is ideal for on-the-spot recording. A Mini USB 2.0 output facilitates high-speed file transfer to your Mac or PC.

The DP-006 provides an 1/8" stereo line output as well as an 1/8" stereo headphone output. An integrated chromatic tuner and metronome help you perfect your performance. For elongated battery life, the DP-006 is compatible with Tascam's BP-6AA external battery pack. The DP-006 was designed with a tripod mount for versatile set-up and placement. The DP-006 features an ultra lightweight-less than 13 oz -design to ensure portability.

Versatile Recording and Data Transfer
The DP-006 can record, import and export 16-bit/44.1kHz WAV files. It is compatible with both mono and stereo files.

Recording Media Included
The DP-006 records WAV files to SD/SDHC cards up to 32GB, a 2GB card is included. High-speed data transfer is available through the onboard USB 2.0 port. Your files can then be imported to your favorite DAW.

Recording / Playback Engines
The DP-006 can record 2 mono tracks or 1 stereo track simultaneously. It offers up to 6 tracks of simultaneous playback.


  • Dual Omnidirectional Microphones
  • Records WAV Files at 16-Bit/44.1 kHz
  • Two Unbalanced 1/4" TS Inputs
  • Mini USB 2.0 Output
  • Integrated Metronome and Tuner
    8 Hours of Operation on 4 AA Batteries
  • 1/8" Stereo Line Output
  • 1/8" Stereo Headphone Output


  • General
  • Recording Media: SD/SDHC card (up to 32GB)
  • File System: TASCAM original (MTR partition) FAT32 (FAT partition)

    Line Input
  • Connector: 2 x 1/4" TS unbalanced
  • Input Impedances: Switchable: 10kΩ mic/line; 1MΩ guitar
  • Nominal Input Level: -10 dBV
  • Maximum Input Level: +6 dBV
  • Headroom: 16 dB

    Built-In Microphone Specifications
  • Type: 2 x omni-directional condenser microphone

    Line Output
  • Connector: 1/8" (3.5 mm) stereo mini
  • Nominal Output Level: -16 dBV
  • Maximum Output Level: 0 dBV

    Headphone Output
  • Connector: 1/8" (3.5 mm) stereo mini
  • Maximum Output Level: 15 mW per side (THD+N less than 0.1%, 32Ω loaded)

    Audio Performance
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz +1/-3 dB
  • Distortion: < 0.05%
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: > 81 dB

    SB Connectivity
  • USB Connector: 1 x USB Mini-B 4-pin
  • Format: USB 2.0 high speed mass storage class
  • Operating System Requirements: Windows XP / Vista / 7 / Mac OS X 10.2 or later

    Physical Characteristics
  • Power Requirements: 4 x AA batteries (alkaline or NiMH); TASCAM PS-P520 AC adapter (sold separately)
  • Battery Life (approx.): 8 hrs alkaline, 9 hrs NiMH (using line input/recording) 8.5 hrs alkaline, 9.5 NiMH (using headphone/playback)
  • Power Consumption: 1W maximum
  • Operating Temperature Range: 41 to 95°F (5 to 35°C)
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 6.1 inch x 1.63 inch x 4.2 inch (155 x 41.5 x 107 mm)
  • Weight: 12.7 oz (360 g)
  • Package Weight: 1.65 lb
  • Box Dimensions(L x W x H): 8.9 inch x 6.0 inch x 3.0 inch

Item Includes:

  • 4GB SD Card

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