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Philips LFH9500 Pocket Memo Digital Recorder - New

Phone Price: $599.00 Internet Price: $499.00


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The Digital Pocket Memo 9500 is a professional dictation recorder that is perfect for professionals and non-professionals alike who wish to upgrade to digital dictation. The LFH9500 includes the popular four-position slide switch for familiar, single-handed operation. The large backlit LC display and ergonomic design with a full metal case ensure quality and usability. SpeechExec Pro Dictate, the professional dictation software, is also included for simple integration into your everyday document workflow, and crystal clear recordings are the perfect basis for efficient transcription or integration into voice recognition software.

Enhance your productivity

  • SpeechExec workflow software for efficient data management
  • Ergonomic slide switch for efficient one-thumb operation

Professional editing functions for easy file revision

  • Superior audio quality
  • High-quality microphone for accurate speech-recognition results

DSS Pro file format for optimized voice recording

  • Designed for professionals
  • USB dock for fast battery charging and easy transfer
  • Intuitive menu control with smart buttons


  • Free Technical Support - (800) 644-9525

As a Certified Philips Pro Dictation Partner shipping is only permitted to USA addresses.


Philips LFH9500 Features:

SpeechExec workflow software for efficient data management

  • The SpeechExec Pro software organizes the workflow of dictation files and resulting documents between author and transcriptionist, and allows you to monitor the status of your work.

Ergonomic slide switch for efficient one-thumb operation

  • With the professional slide switch, you don’t have to change your working habits and can enhance your dictation workflow. It offers a fast response and is designed for single-handed operation.

Professional editing functions for easy file revision

  • Easy and quick file editing (insert, overwrite, append) via convenient slide-switch operation.

High-quality microphone for accurate speech-recognition results

  • The unique high-quality built-in microphone delivers increased recording sensitivity and enhanced sound quality.

DSS Pro file format for optimized voice recording

  • The .dss file format is the international standard for professional speech processing. Offering outstanding audio quality for recorded voice, .dss files allow a high compression rate and reduce file size, network traffic, and required storage capacity. The format also allows additional information, such as client/patient name or document type, to be stored in the file header, further facilitating file organization.

USB dock for fast battery charging and easy transfer

  • The Pocket Memo digital recorder can be fast charged through the USB connection to your PC. This gives you the assurance that your recorder will always be ready to work when you are. Furthermore, your files will be transferred to your PC automatically.

Intuitive menu control with smart buttons

  • Two “smart buttons” let you scroll through the menu options and quickly make selections. Navigating through the menu to assign work types and other commands is fast and intuitive.





  • Headphones: 3.5 mm
  • Microphone: 3.5 mm
  • USB: High-speed USB 2.0
  • Docking connector
  • Memory card slot SD (HC)
  • Power supply: 6 V DC


  • Type: LCD
  • Diagonal screen size: 44 mm/1.71
  • Resolution: 128 × 128 pixels
  • Backlight: white

Storage media

  • Exchangeable memory card
  • Memory card types: Secure Digital (SD), Secure Digital (SDHC), up to 32 GB
  • Mass storage class compliant

Audio recording

  • Recording format: DSS/DSS Pro (Digital Speech Standard)
  • Built-in microphone: mono
  • Recording modes: QP (DSS/mono), SP (DSS/mono)
  • Bit rate: 13.5 kbps (SP), 28 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)


  • Control via 4-position slide-switch
  • Professional editing functions
  • Priority setting
  • One-thumb operation
  • Multiple language support: 4 languages (EN, FR, DE, ES)
  • 2 smart buttons
  • USB fast-charge
  • Author ID setting
  • File lock
  • Voice-activated recording
  • Automatic software update


  • Batteries included
  • Number of batteries: 2
  • Battery type: AAA/LR03 Alkaline, Philips AAA Ni-MH LFH9154
  • Rechargeable: yes, via USB
  • Battery lifetime: up to 21 hours (SP mode) with Philips Alkaline battery, up to 19 hours (SP mode) with Philips Ni-MH rechargeable battery LFH9154
  • Charging time (full charge): USB fast charging: 2.5 hours

System requirements (SpeechExec Pro)

  • Processor: Pentium IV 1 GHz recommended
  • RAM memory: 1 GB (2 GB recommended)
  • Hard disk space: 100 MB for SpeechExec, 850 MB for Microsoft .NET 4
  • Headphone output or speakers
  • Operating system: Windows 7 (32/64-bit), Windows Vista (32/64-bit), Windows XP (32 bit)
  • Free USB port
  • DVD-ROM drive
  • Graphics card: DirectX-compliant graphics card with hardware acceleration recommended
  • Sound device: Windows-compatible sound device

Philips Digital Pocket Memo (DPM) can now be used on a Mac OS

Supported Mac Platforms

SpeechControl4Mac was tested with the following Mac operating systems:

  • Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
  • Mac OS X 10.7 Lion

Green specifications

  • Compliant to 2002/95/EC (RoHS)
  • Lead-free soldered product

Design and finishing

Color(s): silver/black

Material: full metal body

Operation conditions

  • Temperature: 5 °–45 °C / 41°–113° F
  • Humidity: 10 %–90 %

 Philips LFH9500 Includes:

  • Digital Pocket Memo 9500
  • SpeechExec Pro Dictate software
  • USB Docking Station 9120
  • Philips memory card
  • 2 Philips rechargeable AAA Batteries 9154
  • USB cable
  • Pouch
  • User manual
  • Quick start guide 
  • One Year Warranty


  • Product dimensions (W × D × H): 50 mm × 116 mm × 17 mm/2.0 × 4.6 × 0.7
  • Weight: 106 g/3.7 oz, including two Philips AAA Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (LFH9154)





Warranty Information

1 Year Mail In Parts/Labor Warranty

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