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Subject: Re: Suggest features for a new hardware recorder/audio player for using with Rockbox

Re: Suggest features for a new hardware recorder/audio player for using with Rockbox

From: Casainho <casainho_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 18 Feb 2008 12:47:46 +0000

On Feb 18, 2008 12:46 PM, Casainho <casainho_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Thank you. I will write this wish list on wiki page :-)
>
> "6. Wireless connection to computer? (not Bluetooth, too expensive,
> not secure)" - too expensive than what? what could you suggest as
> alternative?
>
>
>
> On Feb 18, 2008 11:06 AM, Mark Allums <mark_at_allums.com> wrote:
> > Uh, is it even possible to minimize the noise that a player makes in the
> > earphones? I'm talking about machine noise, computer noise, the kind
> > one sometimes gets from a computer's speakers or on an FM radio tuned
> > off-station and placed too close to a computer. My Sansa E-series makes
> > that noise. I expect that you would say that it is a problem with the
> > hardware, but I haven't noticed it with the original firmware, only with
> > Rockbox. If there is anything you can do, feature-wise, to minimize
> > this noise, then do so, unless, say, it severely compromises battery
> > life, or something like that. Perhaps you could take a poll, and find
> > out if the problem affects other players, or is confined to the Sansa.
> >
> > Anyway, wish list of features:
> >
> > Hardware:
> >
> > 1. Minimal player-induced noise
> > 2. User-replaceable battery
> > 3. Microphone jack, for external mic
> > 4. Accept MicroSD card, supporting HC cards
> > 5. Use commonly available chargers, accessories, if patents allow
> > 6. Wireless connection to computer? (not Bluetooth, too expensive,
> > not secure)
> >
> > Software:
> >
> > 1. Work with some commercial computer media players, if license allows
> > (e.g. Microsoft Windows Media Player 10/11)
> > 2. Work with common open source/free media players, under Windows and
> > Linux, e.g., Miro.
> >
> > Good Luck!
> >
> > --Mark Allums
> >
>
Received on 2008-02-18


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