The Acousonde™ (pronounced ACK-oo-sawnd) is a miniature, self-contained, autonomous acoustic/ultrasonic recorder designed for underwater applications. The Acousonde incorporates hydrophones as well as depth, attitude and orientation sensors, digital recording electronics, data storage, and a field-replaceable battery in a single sealed unit. Applications include:
The Acousonde replaces the Bioacoustic Probe, which was discontinued in 2007. Highlights of the design changes can be found in the Frequently-Asked Technical Questions section. Specifications can be found in the PDF brochure located in the Downloads section.