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Subject: Re: Archos v. Ipods

Re: Archos v. Ipods

From: Joseph Jones <bumpycarrot_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-01-14

Let's face it, once Rockbox is on the iPod, we've little reason to
eBay/Amazon around for obscure pieces of tech. Just wait for a sale at
the local consumer electrics place. That is certainly a big plus.

Although I think I'm happy enough with my iRiver until it conks out on
me, rather than join the continuous, uniform masses of iPod owners.

Joe

On 1/14/06, "Frederik Möllers" <frederik.moellers@gmx.de> wrote:
> > Isn't this the Rockbox mailing list?
>
> It is, but this is a discussion why somebody would prefer an Archos Jukebox
> instead of an iPod...
>
> > Rockbox on the iPod behaves in an identical way to all the other Rockbox
> > targets - no iTunes needed. Just connect the iPod to your computer as a
> > USB Mass Storage device and drag and drop files.
> >
> > Of course, Rockbox can't play those files yet, but we're getting there.
> > All help is welcome.
>
> Well I didn't even know that there was a Rockbox for the iPod in
> developement. If that's the case and when it's finished, there are of course
> less things that speak against the iPod...
>
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Received on Sat Jan 14 17:34:10 2006


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