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Subject: Re: Rockbox for the player
From: JOSE MARIA GARCIA VALDECASAS BERNAL (jmgvb_at_fedro.ugr.es)
Date: 2002-09-11


At least on my AJR using archos firmware 1.27d and earlier versions, the
battery indicator is allways near 100%, and just when you have batteries nearly
flat the bar starts to decrease its level. I haven't tested battery life with
archos and rockbox to compare life time but, maybe this is what you have
found :)

Jose

Mensaje citado por: George Styles <george_at_ripnet.co.uk>:

> The stock firmware I used is 1.27d (on the HDD) rom 1.26
> im always using the 'bleeding edge' version of CVS built myself...
>
> actually, it would be more accurat to say that the battary indicator
> seems
> to go down a lot quicker in Rockbox than the stock... i rarely get to
> completely flat status, so i guess the truth is I was a bit hasty saying
> Rockbox uses more power... it may be just that the method used to
> measure
> remaining power is different, but I often get a half empty indicator
> after
> only a couple of hours of play on Rockbox
>
> saying that, dont other peoples measurements support this?
>
> sorry about the misunderstanding
>
>
> g
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Nielsen Linus (ext)" <Linus.Nielsen_at_elema.siemens.se>
> To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2002 1:40 PM
> Subject: RE: Rockbox for the player
>
>
> > > It seems from my experience that on my recorder at least, the
> > > battery life is not quite as good as the stock firmware...
> >
> > What ROM version?
> >
> > /Linus
> >
>
>



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