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LIGHTS. CAMERA. MUSIC. THE ZOOM Q2n-4K The 4K Camera for Musicians.

The Zoom Q2n-4K combines unrivaled audio with crisp 4K imaging to completely capture your rehearsals, performances and live streams like never before.


Look As Good
As You Sound

POINT
Easily capture your full band or solo act using five field of view (FOV) settings.


AIM
The Q2n-4K’s 150-degree lens and color LCD make it easy to frame the perfect shot.


CAPTURE
At the touch of a button, the Q2n-4K captures premium video recording at up to 4K Ultra HD resolution.

 

 

Look As Good As You Sound

POINT: Easily capture your full band or solo act using five field of view (FOV) settings.

AIM: The Q2n-4K’s 150-degree lens and color LCD make it easy to frame the perfect shot.

CAPTURE: At the touch of a button, the Q2n-4K captures premium video recording at up to 4K Ultra HD resolution.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sound As Good As You Look

You work hard to cultivate your sound. The Q2n-4K's X/Y stereo microphones are designed to handle everything from saxophone to heavy metal.

 

 

 

 

 

Mark Shim | Tenor Sax | The Jazz Gallery, NYC



Sound As Good As You Look

You work hard to cultivate your sound. The Q2n-4K's X/Y stereo microphones are designed to handle everything from saxophone to heavy metal.

 

Mark Shim | Tenor Sax
The Jazz Gallery, NYC

The Camera for Lights & Action

Stage lights can overexpose your video and can ruin a good take. The Q2n-4K’s high dynamic range (HDR) technology automatically adjusts the exposure, so your lighting effects don’t blow out the shot.

 

 

 

 

The Camera for Lights & Action

Stage lights can overexpose your video and can ruin a good take. The Q2n-4K’s high dynamic range (HDR) technology automatically adjusts the exposure, so your lighting effects don’t blow out the shot.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Setting the Scene

12 ‘Scene’ presets allow you to record your performances in a wide range of environments, including “Jazz Club”, “Concert Light”, “Dance Club”, and “Outdoor”. The Q2n-4K even features an “Auto” scene setting, which will detect your current lighting and select the appropriate balance for you.

 

 

 

 

Setting the Scene

12 ‘Scene’ presets allow you to record your performances in a wide range of environments, including “Jazz Club”, “Concert Light”, “Dance Club”, and “Outdoor”. The Q2n-4K even features an “Auto” scene setting, which will detect your current lighting and select the appropriate balance for you.

 

 

 

 


Monitoring

Monitor your audio via headphones with the Q2n-4K’s
1/8” stereo output jack.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Luisito Quintero | Percussionist | The Jazz Gallery, NYC

Monitoring

Monitor your audio via headphones with the Q2n-4K’s 1/8” stereo output jack.

 

 

 

 

Live Stream with
Great Audio

The Q2n-4K is the ultimate musician’s webcam, able to stream performances live to Facebook, YouTube and more. You can also output the Q2n-4K’s audio to your iOS device* for mobile podcasting and streaming.

*iPad Camera Connection Kit or Lightning to USB Camera Adapter required (sold separately).

 

 

Michelle Marie | Electric Guitar
The Jazz Gallery, NYC

Live Stream with Great Audio

The Q2n-4K is the ultimate musician’s webcam, able to stream performances live to Facebook, YouTube and more. You can also output the Q2n-4K’s audio to your iOS device* for mobile podcasting and streaming.

*iPad Camera Connection Kit or Lightning to USB Camera Adapter required (sold separately).

 

 

 

 

 

Watch it on a
Big Screen

With a micro HDMI video output, the Q2n-4K lets you
watch your video in high definition on your TV.



Watch it on
a Big Screen

With a micro HDMI video output, the Q2n-4K lets you watch your video in high definition on your TV.

4X the 4K

Get up to 4x the recording time with a BCQ-2n battery case.

The Q2n-4K can also be powered by any third-party USB power supply.

 

4X the 4K

Get up to 4x the recording time with a BCQ-2n battery case.

The Q2n-4K can also be powered by any third-party USB power supply.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

File Types

Video and audio file types
Video (with audio) is recorded as a MPEG-4 (MOV) file. When using the “Camera Off” mode, audio data can be saved independently in uncompressed WAV format (up to 24-bit/96 kHz).

 

Storage

Extended recording times
The Q2n-4K can record on microSD, microSDHC and microSDXC cards. And when using the Q2n-4K with a microSDXC card, you can record longer sessions as a single file.

 

File Types
& Storage

Video and Audio File Types
Video (with audio) is recorded as a MPEG-4 (MOV) file. When using the “Camera Off” mode, audio data can be saved independently in uncompressed WAV format (up to 24-bit/96 kHz).

Extended Recording Times
The Q2n-4K can record on microSD, microSDHC and microSDXC cards. And when using the Q2n-4K with a microSDXC card, you can record longer sessions as a single file.




The 4K Camera
for Musicians.

Same unbeatable audio. New enhanced video quality.





The 4K Camera for Musicians.

Same unbeatable audio. New enhanced video quality.

 

Grégoire Maret | Harmonica The Jazz Gallery, NYC


Features

  • High-quality 150° wide-angle lens (f2.8/15.2 mm)
  • 12 ‘Scene’ options for use in different lighting environments, including ‘Auto’ setting that intelligently adapts to your environment
  • Built-in X/Y stereo microphones capable of handling sound levels up to 120 dB SPL
  • Can be used as standalone audio recorder with data saved in WAV format up to 24-bit/96 kHz
  • 5 field of view (FOV) settings
  • Records directly to microSD, microSDHC and microSDXC cards up to 256 GB for extended recording times
  • Easy one-button recording
  • Color LCD
  • Support for three HD video modes: 720p, 1080p and 4K
  • Video bitrates up to 76 Mbps for improved image quality
  • Frame rates: 4K/30fps, 4K/25fps, 4K/24fps, 1080p/60fps, 1080p/50fps, 1080p/30fps, 1080p/25fps, 1080p/24fps, 720p/30fps, 720p/25fps
  • HDMI video output for connection to HDTVs, selectable between NTSC and PAL
  • Records video (with audio) in MOV format 
  • Analog-style level control with onscreen digital metering
  • Auto Gain function gives automatic control over audio input level 
  • Stereo input for use with external devices plus support for plug-in power
  • Headphone/line-level output for fast audio monitoring
  • Low-cut filter for the elimination of low-frequency noise and rumble
  • USB interface for live streaming and data transfer
  • Compatible with OBS Open Broadcaster Software, Skype and other popular streaming applications
  • USB mic function (with low-latency direct monitoring) when used with computers and iOS devices (Apple Camera Connection Kit or Lightning to USB Camera Adapter required for use with iOS devices)
  • Operates with two AA batteries
  • Built-in standard tripod mount

 

Features

  • High-quality 150° wide-angle lens (f2.8/15.2 mm)
  • 12 ‘Scene’ options for use in different lighting environments, including ‘Auto’ setting that intelligently adapts to your environment
  • Built-in X/Y stereo microphones capable of handling sound levels up to 120 dB SPL
  • Can be used as standalone audio recorder with data saved in WAV format up to 24-bit/96 kHz
  • 5 field of view (FOV) settings
  • Records directly to microSD, microSDHC and microSDXC cards up to 256 GB for extended recording times
  • Easy one-button recording
  • Color LCD
  • Support for three HD video modes: 720p, 1080p and 4K
  • Video bitrates up to 76 Mbps for improved image quality
  • Frame rates: 4K/30fps, 4K/25fps, 4K/24fps, 1080p/60fps, 1080p/50fps, 1080p/30fps, 1080p/25fps, 1080p/24fps, 720p/30fps, 720p/25fps
  • HDMI video output for connection to HDTVs, selectable between NTSC and PAL
  • Records video (with audio) in MOV format
  • Analog-style level control with onscreen digital metering
  • Auto Gain function gives automatic control over audio input level
  • Stereo input for use with external devices plus support for plug-in power
  • Headphone/line-level output for fast audio monitoring
  • Low-cut filter for the elimination of low-frequency noise and rumble
  • USB interface for live streaming and data transfer
  • Compatible with OBS Open Broadcaster Software, Skype and other popular streaming applications
  • USB mic function (with low-latency direct monitoring) when used with computers and iOS devices (Apple Camera Connection Kit or Lightning to USB Camera Adapter required for use with iOS devices)
  • Operates with two AA batteries
  • Built-in standard tripod mount

What's in
the Box

Here's what’s included with the Q2n-4K:

  • Q2n-4K Handy Video Recorder
  • Lens hood
  • Lens cap
  • AA batteries (x2)
  • Quick Guide

What's in
the Box

Here's what’s included with the Q2n-4K:

  • Q2n-4K Handy Video Recorder
  • Lens hood
  • Lens cap
  • AA batteries (x2)
  • Quick Guide

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Optional
Accessories

  • BCQ-2n battery case
  • WSU-1 universal hairy windscreen
  • HS-1 hot shoe mount
  • MA2 tripod to mic stand adapter
  • AD-17 AC adapter
  • ACM-1 action cam mount (coming soon)
  • SCU-20 universal soft shell case (coming soon)
  • MSM-1 mic stand mount *
    ( * ACM-1 is required separately.)

Optional Accessories

  • BCQ-2n battery case
  • WSU-1 universal hairy windscreen
  • HS-1 hot shoe mount
  • MA2 tripod to mic stand adapter
  • AD-17 AC adapter
  • ACM-1 action cam mount (coming soon)
  • SCU-20 universal soft shell case (coming soon)
  • MSM-1 mic stand mount *
    ( * ACM-1 is required separately.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Media

Video

Chick Corea | Zoom Q2n-4K
Mark Shim | Zoom Q2n-4K
Grégoire Maret & Luisito Quintero | Zoom Q2n-4K
Carlitos Del Puerto | Zoom Q2n-4K
Dave Weckl | Zoom Q2n-4K
Luisito Quintero | Q2n-4K
Tina Guo | Zoom Q2n-4K
Michelle Marie | Zoom Q2n-4K
Grégoire Maret | Zoom Q2n-4K
Zoom Q2n-4K Introduction
Zoom Q2n-4K: Scene Settings
Zoom Q2n-4K: Webcam Mode
Zoom Q2n-4K: Transferring Files To Your Computer

Specs

Image Sensor:

1/2.3" 16 M-flexible CMOS sensor

Lens:

F 2.8, 150° FOV

Video Format:

MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (MOV)

Video resolutions:

4K: 30 p, 25 p, 24 p
1080: 60 p, 50 p, 30 p, 25 p, 24 p
720: 30 p, 25 p

Audio Formats:

WAV: 96 kHz/24-bit, 48 kHz/24-bit, 44.1 kHz/16-bit

Audio Functions:

• LO-CUT: Off, 80 Hz, 120 Hz, 160 Hz
• AUTO GAIN: OFF, CONCERT, SOLO, MEETING
• DELAY: 0.0 F, 0.5 F–10.0 F (only during web camera use)
• DIRECT MONITOR ON/OFF (only during USB mic use)

Image functions:

FOV (5 steps): WIDE–0–TELE

SCENE Settings
• AUTO
• OUTDOOR
• SUNSET
• NIGHT
• CONCERT LIGHT
• JAZZ CLUB,
• DANCE CLUB
• MONOCHROME
• SEPIA
• FILM
• X-PROCESS
• FLAT

Display:

1.77" full-color LCD (160 × 128)

Audio inputs:

Mic
Fixed 120° XY stereo mic
Maximum sound pressure: 120 dBSPL
Input gain: −∞ db – +39 dB

Line
Input connector: stereo mini jack (supports plug-in power)
Input gain: −∞ db – +39 dB
2 kΩ or higher input impedance
Plug-in power (2.5 V) supported

Output connector:

Combined headphone/line stereo mini jack
HDMI micro Type D

Built-in speaker:

300 mW 8 Ω mono speaker

Recording media:

microSDHC/microSDXC (class 10 or higher, 256 GB maximum)

USB:

micro USB
WEBCAM
Class: UVC 1.0 + UAC 1.0
Formats: 720 p WVGA video
48 kHz/16-bit audio

CARD READER
Class: USB Mass Storage

USB MIC
Class: UAC 1.0
Format: 44.1 kHz/16-bit
Note: card reader and USB mic functions support iOS devices

Power:

2 AA batteries : alkaline LR6 (1.5 V), nickel metal hydride HR6 (1.2 V) or lithium FR6 (1.5 V)

AC adapter (ZOOM AD-17): DC 5 V/1 A
Note: USB bus power supported

Estimated continuous recording time using batteries:
Video resolution Alkaline LR6 (1.5 V) Ni-MH HR6 (1.2 V) Lithium FR6 (1.5 V)
720/30 p 2.0 hours 3.0 hours 6.0 hours
1080/30 p 1.2 hours 2.0 hours 4.0 hours
4K/30 p 0.5 hours 1.0 hours 2.0 hours


Audio quality: 48 kHz/24-bit

• The above values are approximate.
• Continuous battery operation times were determined using in-house testing
methods. They will vary greatly according to use conditions.

External dimensions:

Main unit (maximum dimensions): 58.7 mm (D) × 68.5 mm (W) × 83.0 mm (H)

Weight (main unit only):

124 g