Tascam Audio Recorder allows internal recording onto SD cards, or works as a sound box for a DSLR Camera.
With 2 XLR inputs it allows connection with a wide range of microphones. Easily monitor and control your audio levels for DSLR recording.
Also has decent built in microphones, so if you're a journalist doing an audio interview this allows you a good quality recording with no setup time. Uses standard AA batteries (not supplied).