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Audio Recorder

Easy notes recording

with one-touch recording

The VoiceTracer 1160 is the perfect voice recorder for capturing notes, ideas and thoughts on the go. Thanks to PC connection you can share your voice files very easily.

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.

Time-stamped recording for easy file navigation

Thanks to time-stamped recording, the date and time of your recordings are added to the sound file, allowing you to easily find and navigate through your flie library.

PC connection for plug & play

Just plug your recorder into your PC and play in Windows and macOS.

One-touch operation for instant recording

Press and hold the record button for a moment to switch the recorder on and start recording instantly.

8 GB built in for extra long recording hours

With the 8 GB of built-in memory, your recorder is able to capture multiple days of continuous recording.

Extra long battery runtime for longer recording sessions

The batteries of the new recorder last for up to 44 hours for extra long recording sessions.

Your recorder comes with

  • Audio recorder
  • 2 × AAA batteries
  • USB cable
  • Quick start guide

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
high-speed USB 2.0
segment LCD
Diagonal screen size:
33 mm
Storage media
Built-in memory capacity:
8 GB
Built-in memory type:
NAND Flash
USB mass storage
Audio recording
Built-in microphone:
1 channel
Microphon sensitivity:
Recording formats:
Recording modes:
Sample rate:
24 kHz (HQ), 8 kHz (SP/LP)
Bit rate:
384 kbps (PCM), 128 kbps (PCM), 32 kbps (ADPCM)
Recording time (internal memory):
48 h (HQ mode), 150 h (SP mode), 590 h (LP mode)
Frequency response:
750 Hz – 18 KHz
Speaker type:
Speaker diameter:
28 mm
Speaker output power:
1 W
Instant one-touch recording
Voice-activated recording
Keypad lock
Firmware upgradeable
Variable playback speed
Optimized for notes
Real-time clock
Remaining time display
File lock
Index (up to 10)
A-B repeat
Battery lifetime:
up to 44 hours
Battery type:
2 × AAA battery
Number of batteries:
Batteries included:
System requirements
Free USB port
Operating system:
Windows 10/8/7, macOS
Product dimensions
Product dimensions (W × H × D):
108 × 37 × 20 mm
46 g
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Design and finishing
Package contents
VoiceTracer audio recorder
2 × AAA batteries
USB cable
Quick start guide
Operation conditions
5° – 45° C/41° – 113° F
10 % – 90 %, non-condensing

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