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Subject: Re: mp3 player replacement

Re: mp3 player replacement

From: Mickey Quenzer <mickeyqu_at_comcast.net>
Date: 2005-06-05

Hi:

I went to best buy, and found these. I guess from what I am understand,
these won't work, is that right?
Thanks!
iRiver 1.0GB* Digital Audio Player iFP-899
Weighs only 1.4 oz; up to 40 hours of playback on 1 AA battery; USB 2.0
interface

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iRiver Digital Audio Player and Image Viewer with 6.0GB* Hard Drive H10 6GB
Just over 0.6" thin, weighs only 3.4 oz.; up to 12 hrs. battery life; 1.5"
LCD; USB 2.0; supports Napster To Go; PlaysForSure compatible

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iRiver Digital Audio Player and Image Viewer with 20.0GB* Hard Drive
H10-20GB Remix Blue
Just 0.8" thin and weighs 5.8 oz.; up to 16 hours battery life; 1.8" LCD;
USB 2.0; supports Napster To Go; PlaysForSure compatible

******* MQ
*******
******* Home Page: http://mywebpages.comcast.net/mickeyqu *******
******* SkypeT - instigater7724*******
----- Original Message -----
From: "Rocker" <rocker@shaw.ca>
To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Saturday, June 04, 2005 1:29 PM
Subject: Re: mp3 player replacement

> Hi Mickey,
>
> It is inevitable that the IHP 120, 140 Iriver jukebox will have rockbox
> fully working on it. From what I have read to date, The stumbling block
> right now is the Koddex. (forgive me devs with the spelling)
>
> This needs to be complete as that is what supports the playing of MP3,
> WAV, OGG files etc.
>
> If you need to have rockbox with speech your better off trying to pick up
> an Archos Player, Studio, Recorder V1, Recorder V2, FM recorder or an
> Ondio. They are still available on EBay for a good price as Sarah has
> mentioned.
>
> BTW: I have so much faith in these developers that I have already
> purchased an Iriver IHP 140 in great anticipation of the full Rockbox
> port. In fact, you can use rockbox on the Iriver right now but there is
> no speech and it is not recommended for novis users.
>
>
> hth...rocker
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Mickey Quenzer" <mickeyqu@comcast.net>
> To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Saturday, June 04, 2005 10:57 AM
> Subject: Re: mp3 player replacement
>
>
>> Hi:
>>
>> Thanks for the site link. I went there, and because things are still
>> under development, I was unable to understand where things stand. There
>> were images which don't do a blind person any good.
>>
>> I understand that this is mostly a development list, so I'm trying not to
>> get in the way. However, this is development that is of great interest
>> for blind people. Podcasting is vary popular now, and people are looking
>> for a good audio player which also records. I would like to help you
>> developers, and in turn help other blind people.
>>
>> So, the bottom line is, Should I purchase an iriver? Does the latest
>> release of rockbox work? and which model is the best one for recording.
>>
>> Thanks much for taking the time to answer my questions.
>>
>> ******* MQ *******
>> ******* Home Page: http://mywebpages.comcast.net/mickeyqu *******
>> ******* SkypeT - instigater7724*******
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Sarai D. Bucciarelli" <bucc7465@bellsouth.net>
>> To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>> Sent: Friday, June 03, 2005 8:39 PM
>> Subject: Re: mp3 player replacement
>>
>>
>>> Go to www.rockbox.org
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Mickey Quenzer" <mickeyqu@comcast.net>
>>> To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>> Sent: Friday, June 03, 2005 9:11 PM
>>> Subject: Re: mp3 player replacement
>>>
>>>
>>> Hi: Thanks for the information.
>>>
>>> Any idea how soon is soon? Like yesterday! GRIN!
>>>
>>> Thanks!
>>> ******* MQ
>>> *******
>>> ******* Home Page: http://mywebpages.comcast.net/mickeyqu *******
>>> ******* SkypeT - instigater7724*******
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Sarai D. Bucciarelli" <bucc7465@bellsouth.net>
>>> To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>> Sent: Thursday, June 02, 2005 8:46 PM
>>> Subject: Re: mp3 player replacement
>>>
>>>
>>>> You can find the archos on EBAY. The Iriver H 140 AND 340 will have
>>>> rockbox
>>>> on it soon.
>>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>> From: "Mickey Quenzer" <mickeyqu@comcast.net>
>>>> To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>>> Sent: Thursday, June 02, 2005 10:07 PM
>>>> Subject: mp3 player replacement
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Hello:
>>>>
>>>> My name is Mickey Quenzer.
>>>>
>>>> I realize that this might not be the place to ask, but I am interested
>>>> in
>>>> finding another MP3 player that is accessible.
>>>>
>>>> Wish I would have been able to get the one that the rockbox software
>>>> ran
>>>> on.
>>>>
>>>> Any ideas? I would be willing to be a beta tester.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> ******* MQ
>>>> *******
>>>> ******* Home Page: http://mywebpages.comcast.net/mickeyqu *******
>>>> ******* SkypeT - instigater7724*******
>>>>
>>>>
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