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Subject: Re: getting a new mp3 player

Re: getting a new mp3 player

From: Uli Armbruster <>
Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2011 10:32:53 +0100

* Mat Mirabella <> [15.02.2011 07:52]:
> Hi all.
> I am a long term user of rockbox... first on an iriver h340 and now on a
> sandisk sansa e280v1. But I am getting close to needing a new one now and
> wondered if anyone has advice on what player i could get new at the moment
> in Australia that is supported well.
> I know this is often a tricky question because good support, taking a
> while.,, often happens as the player is going out of market . E.g. I can't
> seem to find any sansa fuze 16gb players around now which is the one i was
> thinking of going for.
> So... other than apple... do people have any suggestions on what might be
> out there now? I would like to ensure voice recording and FM radio and
> potentially a micro sd card option is available. My preference would be for
> 16Gb internal and long battery life.
> Thanks all.
> Mat.

I usually check for players on ebay, that's what I did the two times I bought a player supported by rockbox. The Fuze isn't available here on the other side of the globe either (Germany), so I really think ebay is the best way to get a new or at least newish player.

Received on 2011-02-15

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