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Subject: Fw: Selecting a new iPod

Fw: Selecting a new iPod

From: Dave Hooper <>
Date: Wed, 01 Nov 2006 17:32:45 +0000

Forwarding back to mailing list as reply-to address on original post wasn't correct

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From: <>
Sent: 1.11.'06, 14:32

None of the NEW ipods are supported. The irod video 60 GB is supported, as are the "u2" ipods (red/black), the OLD ipod video 30 , and the OLD ipod nano (black
or white plastic case NOT coloured metal)

------- Original message -------
From: Joe <>
Sent: 1.11.'06, 6:10

> I read all the articles I could find concerning checking iPod models and
> getting the 5.0 generation rather than the 5.5. I know this can be easily
> determined once the unit is purchased but is there a simple way to tell
> before I buy it?
> Is there a new Rockbox compatible iPod model that can be easily recognized
> prior to purchasing? Regular size iPod is OK, I would prefer USB - I am
> looking for something where I can walk into the electronics store and easily
> identify it is the right one. I would like something where she can later add
> accessories, and it appears the regular size iPod has the most .
> I don't have easy access to a windows or mac pc and finding more linux tools
> to access or replace problem firmware for the new iPod than other mp3
> players.
> Ideal reply would be something like "all the new xx gig iPod " are supported.
> thanks in advance,
> joe
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Received on 2006-11-01

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