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Subject: Re: High kbps/Low kbps power consumption
From: Jon Drukman (
Date: 2003-06-05

At 10:08 AM 6/5/2003, wrote:
>As a followup to my previous email, I've noticed that my Jukebox recorder
>20 has trouble with 320kbps-formatted MP3 music files when the battery
>level gets down to around 55 percent or less. Is this a known issue with
>the Jukebox? I didn't see much about it in the bug reporting list.

i have a JBR20 and as an incredibly unscientific test i just encoded a 320K
mp3 (japan - gentlemen take polaroids - 7 minutes long) with LAME on my pc
and copied it over. it played all the way through just fine. my batteries
are at 44%.

i'm using the 2.0 release build.


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