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Subject: Re: Noticable Pop Between Tracks (Sansa)

Re: Noticable Pop Between Tracks (Sansa)

From: dpmarsh <dpmarsh_at_ntlworld.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 2009 07:33:57 +0000

On Mon, 2009-02-16 at 00:22 -0600, R.L. Horn wrote:

> This is probably a -dev issue, but...
>
> I've been running Rockbox on Sansa C- and E200s for some time now and,
> while I'm generally pretty darn pleased (it certainly beats the heck out
> of the OF), one thing that's nagged me from day one is that there's a pop
> between MP3 tracks (and, I believe, FLAC and vorbis) that's really
> noticable at the high volume levels required with the pitifully
> underpowered Sansas.
>
> Note that this is with gaplessly encoded streams. I can concatenate the
> files and they play just fine.
>
> Different versions tend to behave a little differently in this regard. I
> just built and installed r20014 and it was so bad that I immediately went
> back to r19889 (which has been pretty stable for me anyway).
>
> Given that files are buffered in advance, this seems unnecessary. Any
> ideas what could be causing this?
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I had the same problems but it was fixed when I removed genre 'pop' from
the playlists :)

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