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Subject: Re: Questions concerning the iRiver
From: Joseph Jones (
Date: 2004-09-19

Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> On Sat, 18 Sep 2004, Björn Stenberg wrote:
>>> How much movement will the unit handle before suffering from
>>> RLOD-esque symptoms? Does the unit suffer from this at all?
>> I have seen some places say the iriver works well for jogging.
> Since it has 32 MB ram, and let's say 25 of them are free for the
> playback buffer it should play more than 20 minutes at a time without
> spinning up the disk...
> So, if you jog for 40 minutes it is just one spinup required during the
> run.
> Of course the less spinups needed, the better it works during bumpy
> conditions.
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Okay peeps, I'm just gathering info for if we port rockbox to it :) I
plan to get a Toshiba e800 (it has USB!) so that I can use a USB based
storage device on a PDA :)


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