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Subject: Re: mp3 player replacement

Re: mp3 player replacement

From: Rocker <rocker_at_shaw.ca>
Date: 2005-06-05

I do not think these players will support rockbox. Best place to find
Iriver H-120 or H-140 will be on EBay.

hth...rocker

----- Original Message -----
From: "Mickey Quenzer" <mickeyqu@comcast.net>
To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Sunday, June 05, 2005 12:08 AM
Subject: Re: mp3 player replacement

> 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
>
> 7141737 Angle Thumbnail
> 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
>
>
> 7161741 Front Thumbnail
> 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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