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Subject: RE: Archos firmware sound vs Rockbox
From: Mike Holden (
Date: 2003-05-17

Binder, David said:
> I don't know about any else, but did anyone notice that the volume he
> used to test this was 88? 88????? I have an AJB6000 and if I have the
> volume over 70, it'll fry my ears!! Maybe that has something to do with
> rockbox handling distortion (there gotta be distortion at 88 big time)
> vs how archos handles distortion?

With my FM unit, I set it around 90 most of the time. Sometimes a little
higher for some quieter albums. There is no distortion.

Mike Holden

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