Sound Devices

Sound Devices 688 Field Mixer/Recorder

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

  • £96.00
  • £115.20
  • Contact us for long term or weekly hire rates.

Available to hire

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.

  • 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.