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Subject: Re: Another possible candidate for expansion of Rockbox?
From: Joseph Jones (joe_at_bumpycarrot.cjb.net)
Jason Williams wrote:
> I'm happy to see more players in the mp3 market but they are not exactly
> catering to the "value" oriented customer with their product.
> The $130 price point was exactly where I wanted to buy. $300 is
> prosecutable as larceny in my book.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Joseph Jones" <joe_at_bumpycarrot.cjb.net>
> To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Thursday, March 04, 2004 6:14 PM
> Subject: Another possible candidate for expansion of Rockbox?
>>Well, I was just flipping around the new stuff at Thinkgeek.com and I
>>found this: http://www.pogoproducts.com/ripdrive.html
>>It's got a simialr feature set to the FMR, but features an internal mic,
>>and they sell it in multiple sizes up to 80GB. It's in the same price
>>bracket as the JBR as well.
>>I doubt anybody will be interested in this, since after all, we've all
>>got perfectly fine JBR/FMRs, but this just seemed like the next logical
>>step were Rockbox to move away from Archos platforms.
With the exchange rate as it is ATM, is currently only a few GBP
different to a new JBR from Archos, at least, from what I calculated.
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