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Wildlife Acoustics Song Meter Mini

The Wildlife Acoustics Song Meter Mini Bat gives researchers a simple, yet innovative tool for recording bat vocalizations. Building on more than 10 years of experience with the Song Meter professional line of recorders, the Song Meter Mini Bat delivers the best features at a breakthrough price.

  • Lightweight, compact and weatherproof for any environment
  • Comparable recording quality to the industry standard Song Meter SM4BAT
  • Change settings and schedule wirelessly via Bluetooth on your mobile device
  • Optional microphone attachment allows you to record birds, frogs, and other wildlife when you’re not recording bats
  • Automatically sends recorder status to the app via Bluetooth
  • Uses your mobile device to set date, time, time zone and location
  • Record up to 20 ten-hour nights with 4 AA batteries or 80 ten-hour nights with lithium batteries
  • Combine with Kaleidoscope Pro software for help finding species of interest

Lightweight 0.64 lb/290 g including batteries


Compact 4.9" x 6.6" x 1.4" (123 mm x 134 mm x 36 mm)

Premium Mic

Premium Mic Low noise microphones record more bats

Long Battery Life

Long Battery Life Up to 20 ten-hour nights w/ 4 AAs (or 80 ten-hour nights w/ lithium-ion)


Affordable $749 including built-in microphone*

*Price in USD. Doesn’t include shipping, duties and fees which may vary by geography