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Voice recorder

Get more done in less time

with digital dictation

You grew fond of your tape-based recorder but want to increase efficiency? This is where the PocketMemo 9380 comes into play. With the professional slide switch you can hold on to your working habits and enhance your dictation workflow.

High recording quality in DSS format

The DSS format was developed for the use in digital voice recorders, achieving a high compression ratio with little loss of quality. The DSS format also allows you to store additional information in the file header, which facilitates the organization and the transcription of dictation files.

High-quality built-in microphone for excellent sound quality

The high-quality microphone delivers increased recording sensitivity and excellent sound quality.

SpeechExec workflow software for easy data management

SpeechExec sends your recordings to your assistant for transcription and allows you to monitor the status of your work.

Professional editing via slide-switch operation

Easy and fast file editing (insert, overwrite, append) via convenient slide switch.

Priority setting for getting urgent jobs processed first

With the included priority setting option, urgent recordings get processed first.

Automatic file download via USB for quick transcription

When plugged in, the Pocket Memo dictation recorder automatically downloads your audio files directly onto the computer.

Exchangeable memory card for unlimited recording

Virtually unlimited recording capacity thanks to an exchangeable memory card.

Lightweight metal body for convenient working

The ergonomically shaped lightweight metal body is ideal for convenient working over longer periods of time.

Direct charging via USB for economical recording

Help protect the environment by simply recharging the batteries of your device using USB instead of buying new batteries.

Voice-activation function for hands-free recording

Voice-activated recording is a convenience feature for hands-free recording. When enabled, recording will start automatically when you start speaking. Recording stop automatically after you stop speaking and restart automatically when you start speaking again.

Related products and accessories

Enter your software serial number

The VoiceTracer Speech Recognition Software only works with Philips VoiceTracer Audio Recorders. To download the installation file, enter the serial number, then click Download.

Find your serial number

The serial number can be found on the quick start guide in the product packaging.

3.5 mm
3.5 mm
High-speed USB 2.0
Docking connector
Memory card slot
Diagonal screen size:
44 mm/1.71"
128 × 128 pixels
Storage media
Exchangeable memory card
Memory card types:
Secure Digital (SD), Secure Digital (SDHC)
Mass storage class compliant
Audio recording
Recording formats:
Digital speech standard (DSS)
Built-in microphone:
Recording modes:
QP (DSS/mono), SP (DSS/mono)
Bit rate:
13.5 kbps (SP), 27 kbps (QP)
Recording time (2 GB card):
349 hours (SP), 170 hours (QP)
Sample rate:
16 kHz (QP), 12 kHz (SP)
Speaker type:
built-in round dynamic speaker
Speaker diameter:
30 mm
Speaker output power:
200 mW
Frequency response:
300–7,000 Hz (QP), 300–5,700 Hz (SP) Hz
Professional editing functions
Multiple language support:
4 languages (EN, FR, DE, ES)
2 smart buttons
Author ID setting
Control via slide switch
File lock
One-thumb operation
Priority setting
Voice-activated recording
Automatic software updates
Battery type:
AAA/LR03 Alkaline, Philips AAA Ni-MH LFH9154
Number of batteries:
yes, via USB
Battery lifetime:
up to 23 hours in SP recording mode
Batteries included
System requirements
Pentium IV 1GHz recommended
RAM memory:
1 GB (2 GB recommended)
Hard disk space:
100 MB for SpeechExec, 850 MB for Microsoft .NET Framework (Windows)
Headphone output or speakers
Operating system:
Windows 8/7/Vista (32/64 bit), Mac OS X 10.8/10.7
Free USB port
DVD-ROM drive
Graphics card:
DirectX-compliant graphics card with hardware acceleration recommended
Sound device:
Windows-compatible sound device
Green specifications
Compliant to 2002/95/EC (RoHS)
Lead-free soldered product
SpeechExec Dictate software
USB cable
Secure Digital memory card
Quick start guide
2Rechargeable AAA batteries LFH9154
Design and finishing
full metal body

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