At NAMM Roland announced the imminent release of their portable recorder Roland R-07 Stereo Recorder. This recorder is well positioned to take on the dominant Zoom recorders, both in terms of price and features. Arriving next month, available for pre-order now at $230, the R-07 features deep integration with a mobile app. Ahead of next month's hardware ship date, they've release R-07 Remote for iOS and Android!
The R-07 Remote app allows you to manage recordings as well as control features like input level. The iOS version includes WatchOS support. From the Apple Watch you have access to transport controls, input/output level, and can add markers while in the middle of recording.
R-07 Remote iTunes Description:
R-07 Remote is an application that can remotely control Roland’s Hi-Res Audio Recorder "R-07" from iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch via Bluetooth.
R-07 Remote allows you to manage recordings and ensure what’s being recorded is exactly what you want, even while the R-07 is in its prime recording location, and out of reach.
[ iOS version ]
( Record screen )
* Record (standby / start / stop / pause)
* Split file while recording
* Add marker while recording
* Adjust input level
* Adjust output volume