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Subject: Re: How to Identify a Sansa e280R

Re: How to Identify a Sansa e280R

From: Craig Milo Rogers <>
Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2007 19:17:57 -0700

> > I just purchased a Sansa e280 from Fry's Electronics in
> > southern California. The unit has the word "Rhapsody" on the back,
> I did a little more research, and found the following CNet review:
> According to this review, the presence of "Rhapsody"" on the
> back means that I have an e200R. On the other hand, the review also
> claims that the e200R will have an main menu icon called "Rhapsody
> Channels", and will not have a custom EQ. My unit doesn't display a
> "Rhapsody Channels" icon on the main menu, and it does have a custom
> EQ.

        I've successfully installed Rockbox by treating my e280 as a
non-e280R, in spite of the appearance of the word "Rhapsody" on the
back of the case.

        Perhaps the twiki should be updated to guide future users?
Should I register with the twiki to update it?
                                         Craig Milo Rogers
Received on 2007-09-20

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