Sound Devices

Sound Devices 688 Field Mixer/Recorder

High specification portable mixer/recorder with support for up to 16 track recording

  • £90.00
  • £108.00
  • Contact us for long term or weekly hire rates.

Sound Devices have taken all of the accessibility and reliability of the 442 mixer and created the 688 recorder/mixer. Recording .wav or .Mp3 internally provides peace of mind to both the operator and production

Featuring an incredible twelve inputs and sixteen-track internal recording, the 688 far outstrips other mixer/recorder units in the field.

A new digital display make working with this unit under any conditions easy.

Available to hire

  • 4x SanDisk Extreme 32GB SD Card
  • USB 3.0 SD Reader
  • DT100 Headphones
  • ?Mini Jack – 1/4″ Adaptor
  • 2x NP-L7S Lithium Ion Battery
  • JL-2 Battery Charger
  • 13a IEC Cable
  • Umbilical Multi-Cord
  • Breakout Cable
  • 8x TA3-F to XLR-M Cable
  • 8x TA3-F to XLR-F Cable
  • Lemo 5 – BNC T/C Cable
  • Lemo 5 – XLR-M/XLR-F T/C Cable
  • Camrade Carry Bag

2.21 KG


6x Balanced microphone/Line level 3-pin XLR

6x Line level TA3


2x Microphone/Line level 3-pin XLR/10 Pin

2x Line level TA3

Recording Formats



Media Options



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Technical specs:

  • Recording:
    Cards: CF/SD
    Format: .wav/.Mp3
    Options: Simultaneous for real-time backup/combination of .wav & .Mp3
  • Inputs:
    6 x balanced microphone/line level 3-pin XLR
    6 x line level TA3
  • Timecode: in/out via 5-pin LEMO
  • Weight: 2.21kg
  • Power options: NP1 battery/5 x AA batteries

Supplied in Petrol carry case w/ NP1 battery kit and umbilical (camera) cable.