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Subject: Re: which player to buy?

Re: which player to buy?

From: Ronald Teune <rtwolf_at_gmx.net>
Date: 2006-04-05

Hi,

On www.rockbox.org/twiki/bin/view/Main/DeviceChart you can find all that you
want. I suppose that every unit which has Recording => Yes has a separate
line in, though it is not mentioned explicitly, I see now. You can as well
buy another second hand Ondio, probably the cheapest solution. It all depends
on how many GB you want, if you want WAV recording (which will probably be
supported by the Archoses in the near future too), if you want other codecs
than MP3, how much money you want to spend, etc.
I'd say: pick one first and then ask here if it really supports all that you
want.

Ronald

On Wednesday 05 April 2006 18:12, Pieter Bos <"Pieter Bos"
<bos.pieter@gmail.com>> wrote:
> Hello!
>
> Do any of you know of an mp3 player that is currently for sale, preferably
> supported or in the near future to be supported by rockbox, that allows
> recording with an external microphone (can be line in - i have a small
> preamp) with adjustable gain and peak meter? I'm looking for on as my ondio
> suffers from the broken chip problem, which means it has about 3 or 4 hours
> of battery life at most. I can't seem to find anything for sale at all that
> would do what i want, except for the sony minidiscs. Those have very
> strange copyright limitations though and have intentionally broken their
> mp3 playback to make it sound worse than atrac - so i don't really consider
> them as an option. So, any ideas?
>
> regards,
>
> Pieter
Received on Wed Apr 5 20:37:10 2006


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