Here is the specs on the recorder that was used to nail Steele. It is disguised as a key fob and was carried in Fairfax's pocket. It has no moving parts or headphone capability and can only be downloaded to a host computer. Photos of various forms available are shown.
LI 003, FLEX8F Audio only 13.4 hr stereo single board recorder (1.75"x0.9"x0.2") *
(One in Chassis w/Remote on/off & one as Keyfob)
Tiny circuit card can be removed from chassis to be embedded in almost anything! Built in USB interface Uses a flat rechargeable Lithium cell battery Comes with battery and charger
Data archived via USB2 port to DVD or CD
View and create analog copies from your Pc
Size 1.4" x 0.8" x 0.18"
Weight varies with concealment
Operating Voltage 3v
Recording Time vs. Quality No Compression 13.4 hrs. 2:1 Compression 27 hrs.
Recording Time vs. Battery Type Flat Lithium Battery various capacity Custom
Concealments Watch, GM Key, FOB Key Chain, Zippo