Side-by-side comparison of the Tascam DP-006 6-Track and the TASCAM DR-40 4-Track

See how the Tascam DP-006 6-Track stacks up against the TASCAM DR-40 4-Track in today's product comparison. Our tests and reviews can help point you towards models and brands that suit your needs. You might also be interested in our article 9 Best Multi-Track Recorders in 2023

 Tascam DP-006 6-TrackFirst, let's have a look at the Tascam DP-006 6-Track.

 TASCAM DR-40 4-TrackNext up is the TASCAM DR-40 4-Track.


Tascam DP-006 6-Track

TASCAM DR-40 4-Track


+ Portable/lightweight
+ Simple user interface
+ 2 Built-in Mics
+ 6-track recorders

+ Portability
+ Adjustable built-in condenser mics
+ Peak-reduction
+ Digital Navigation
+ Combination inputs


This multi-track recorder is really nice for being on the move. While most serious engineers will have a larger recorder to help layer more tracks at their home studio, this is a good one for portability and simplicity to get your ideas down no matter where you are.

This multi-track recorder is comparable to the ZOOM H4N recorder. It is great for bringing with you to record a room or to put down a few ideas on the go. It's really small and compact but still has the necessary capabilities that you need when putting your inspiration together.

The Bottom Line

Also see Music Critic's article 9 Best Multi-Track Recorders in 2023 which includes even more information.

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