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Subject: Re: Speed adjustment is it possible

Re: Speed adjustment is it possible

From: Will Smith <wilsmith_at_iglou.com>
Date: 2005-12-06

I recently got an Ondio and wonder if one can increase speed and preserve
pitch? If so, where to get info on this.

Will
wilsmith@iglou.com

On Mon, 5 Dec 2005, Bluechip wrote:

> Close to impossible on the Archos units - should be within reach on the more
> poweful units.
>
>> Thanks! But is there a way of resetting this? Only way I found, right away,
>> was to turn my JB off/on... And, this function speeds up, but at the same
>> time raise the pitch. My other MP3 player has the ability to speed up,
>> without changing the pitch. I guess that is what most audiobook readers are
>> looking for. When changing the speed-pitch in RB even the voice ui changed,
>> is it posible to have that avoided?
>>
>> David
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Bluechip" <csbluechip@gmail.com>
>> To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>> Sent: Monday, December 05, 2005 12:01 PM
>> Subject: Re: Speed adjustment is it possible
>>
>>
>>> Has been there since I first installed Rockbox some years ago. iirc you
>>> hold ON+UP/DOWN in the WPS.
>>>
>>> At 13:36 05/12/2005, you wrote:
>>>> Will this feature come around for the Archoes as well?
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Thom Johansen" <thomj@pvv.ntnu.no>
>>>> To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>>> Sent: Monday, December 05, 2005 3:12 AM
>>>> Subject: Re: Speed adjustment is it possible
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>> It is indeed possible to change the speed of playback in Rockbox. I
>>>>> added
>>>>> this feature about a week ago for the H1x0 series, but it hasn't yet
>>>>> been
>>>>> enabled for the H300 builds. I'll see about fixing this afterwards if no
>>>>> one
>>>>> beats me to it.
>>>>> When it is fixed, you basically just change the playback speed by
>>>>> pressing the
>>>>> play button, and while holding it, pressing up or down. Up will increase
>>>>> the speed,
>>>>> and down will decrease it. Release the play button when you're
>>>>> satisified with the
>>>>> speed. Beware that the playback speed function isn't yet as high quality
>>>>> as I'd like
>>>>> it to be, but it beats having nothing.
>>>>>
>>>>> Thom
>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi All
>>>>>> I am a blind user of the H340 and have been waiting eagerly for the
>>>>>> Iriver port of rockbox to be completed and have been getting very
>>>>>> excited with recently postings in this regard. I have a quick question
>>>>>> that I have been unable to find the answer to in the docs on the web
>>>>>> pages. Is it possible to speed up the playback of mp3 files at all? I
>>>>>> ask this as lots of audio books that I listen to could be sped up to
>>>>>> enable quicker reading of them. When I used to listen on the old four
>>>>>> track cassettes I used to crank up the speed quite a lot and this would
>>>>>> be a fantastic addition for us book readers.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Cheers and keep up the good work.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Regards
>>>>>> hamish
>>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>
>
Received on Tue Dec 6 03:54:34 2005


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