Zoom R8 End Of Life?

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Zoom R8 End Of Life?

Post by Jim_Fogle » Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:07 pm

I received the Summer 2017 Sweetwater ProGear catalog today. While looking for old favorites I noticed the Zoom R8 is no longer in the catalog even though both the R-16 and R-24 still have catalog space. I also noticed some time back that BestBuy no longer carries the R8 in the store or online. Finally, American Musical Supply and Amazon.com still lists the R8.

I also noticed a high number of bad reviews on Amazon.com due to dead on arrival (DOA), not able to read the SD card or loose parts (handling damage) fresh out of the box.
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Re: Zoom R8 End Of Life?

Post by Quartermass » Fri Jun 16, 2017 6:44 pm

Maybe they just mistakenly left it out of the catalogue. It is still on the Sweetwater Website:
https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/R8zoom
and on the Zoom website:
https://www.zoom.co.jp/products/multi-t ... er-sampler
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