Some people don't want to have to worry about the fuss associated with recording on a computer. If this is you, you may want to check out the Tascam DP-006 6 track battery powered mobile recorder. Simply plug in and hit record. It doesn't get any easier. Song ideas can happen anywhere and with the DP-006 you're ready. Jot down all of the key components to your songs using these professional sounding multi-track recorders. Be ready wherever creativity strikes. For elongated battery life these models can connect directly to TASCAM's external battery pack (BP-6AA) via USB.