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Subject: RE: H140 died :( What is the status of iPods?

RE: H140 died :( What is the status of iPods?

From: Scott Erichsen <pianoman_at_scotterichsen.com>
Date: Fri, 17 Nov 2006 11:31:19 +1100

The 60GB ipod video works.
I have it working on one.

-----Original Message-----
From: rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se [mailto:rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se] On
Behalf Of Steven Pasternak
Sent: Friday, 17 November 2006 11:19 AM
To: Rockbox
Subject: Re: H140 died :( What is the status of iPods?

Joseph Jones wrote:
> As always, any help with the below is much appreciated :)
>
> Right, I'm thinking I either want the iPod Color/Photo or the
> Video/5G. The device chart seems to indicate that the Video is the
> more usable model, is this still the case, and to what extent?
>
> In particular, the IpodRuntime chart seems to indicate that the Video
> gets better runtime, but the tests on the 4Gs stop where the Video
> ones start, so I can't do a straight comparison against them. Does
> anyone have any idea what the runtime is for the Color?
>
> Basically I'm just wondering whether I should throw down for a Video
> with the state of play at the moment.
>
> Thanks in advance!
>
> Joe
>
DO NOT get an 80GB video!!! It doesn't work with rockbox at all and nobody
knows why. I have a 30GB that works fine (you need to either install a build
from http://www.sefia.ca/rockbox/index.php or compile it). The only thing
AFAIK that doesn't work is playlists/using tag cache mode. I don't know how
color/photo ipods work, though.
-Steven
Received on 2006-11-17


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