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Subject: Re: I'm unable to make a decision; please decide for me.
From: Jack (
Date: 2003-05-26

Have you thought about reconverting everything using MP3-Pro?


On 26.05.2003 at 11:22 AM TP Diffenbach wrote:

>I need to get a bigger hard drive for my Archos. I've filled up the 20GB
>with the help of, and I want more music still. As a temporary
>expediency, I've removed my complete copy of the the Ring Cycle (14 hours
>of German singing), but that can't last. And no, I don't want to juggle
>music on and off the archos; the whole point of the archos is to allow me
>to NOT plan ahead what I want to listen to.
>It's taken me about 8 months to fill the 20 GB; as emusic's gone with a
>bigger (higher bitrate) format, I expect the next 20 GB will take about
>six months.
>So a 60GB drive will give me a year, an 80 GB drive a year and a half,
>before being filled.
>Here's what I can't figure: do I get a Fujitsu 60GB with noise reduction,
>or a Hitachi 80GB without the noise reduction?
>In giving me your decision, take into account that I'll probably want more
>space when whatever drive I get is full, which means having faith that in
>a (year, year and a half) there will be reasonably priced 120GB 2.5 inch
>hard drives.
>Oh, and I've not heard the Fujitsu drive, so I can't tell how much the
>noise is reduced.
>Which drive would you get, and why?
>Archos FM has a Rockbox!

Jack (Futurealive Games)

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