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Subject: Re: Ipod video questions

Re: Ipod video questions

From: Grant Hardy <granthardy_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-03-30

Look...to be honest I don't know what you mean. All I know is that
according to a friend, the iPod Video has an FM radio, via the remote
which acts as an antenna. I guess my question, thus, is...will
Rockbox ever support this? The only reason I'm getting rid of my
Archos is because I want an FM radio in my player. Please advise.

On 3/29/06, Will Robertson <aliask@gmail.com> wrote:
> This might be true, but it would have the hardware in it (ie the antenna and
> tuning chip) inside it, which would be controlled over the accessory
> protocol or something similar.
>
> On 3/30/06, Grant Hardy <granthardy@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Really? I thought you could purchase an optional remote, or something
> > to that affect, which would enable the radio to be used. I guess
> > not...
> >
> > On 3/29/06, Will Robertson <aliask@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > The iPod video doesn't have the hardware inside it to make FM Radio
> > > possible.
> > >
> > > As for keeping the iPod in a pocket, it has a key lock.
> > >
> > > On 3/30/06, Grant Hardy <granthardy@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > >
> > > > A couple questions re the Ipod Video...
> > > >
> > > > Does Rockbox support its FM radio? Will it ever?
> > > > Blind folks, how do you find, as Apple puts it, the "touch-sensitive
> > > > surface"? Can you turn that off? Would you not be able to keep the
> > > > Video in a pocket?
> > > >
> > > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
>
>
Received on Thu Mar 30 07:49:07 2006


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