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Subject: Re: No more rockbox
From: Stephen Ball (
Date: 2003-08-07

Yeah exactly, that and I wouldn't have been sure that I would get 5
years cover from somewhere else, unlike at Dixons

Mike Holden wrote:
> Stephen Ball said:
>>Yesterday my FMR broke down (third one in 8 months) :( So I took it back
>> to the shop today as it was covered under cover plan, unfortunatly they
>> (dixons) have stopped selling them as they have had many returns and
>>faulty units.
>>So they offered me credit or a refund, I took the credit and got the
>>Creative Nomad Jukebox Zen, so I won't be using rockbox anymore :(
>>Best off luck to everyone and I hope rockbox continues to grow and grow
> Unlucky :-(
> I also got my FMR from Dixons back in January, and it has been in use for
> an hour or two pretty much every day since then, without any problem. As
> has been said elsewhere, Archos quality control sucks, but once you get a
> good unit, it seems to last well.
> You could have taken the refund and tried buying one elsewhere of course,
> but maybe you'd had enough by now!

Stephen Ball
Invision Power Services

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