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Subject: Re: Slowest recording speed...
From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing (
Date: 2002-09-29

On Sat, 28 Sep 2002 19:18:08 +1200, Rob Ward wrote:
> Hi guys. I tried a voice recording today using the Archos firmware
> and inbuilt mic. Slowest recording speed and worst quality is still
> 87Kbps. I have other good quality (voice) MP3's from on the web
> that are recordered at 48Kbps. So, is there a way to reduce the
> sampling rate, or is it a mono versus stereo thing?

What sampling rate did you use? 44100kHz?

Or did you confuse bit rate with sampling rate?

> Will the Rockbox version have a mono option as that is
> all I need for lots of stuff?

The MAS3587F data sheets aren't exactly clear on this, but it seems


Linus Nielsen Feltzing, on 2002-09-29

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