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Subject: Re: Ladies and gentlemen, we have sound on the Sony NWZ-E370

Re: Ladies and gentlemen, we have sound on the Sony NWZ-E370

From: Lorenzo Miori <memorys60_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 7 Sep 2013 09:16:34 +0200

Very good work, congrats ;)
A question: storage is ? Emmc?

Lorenzo
Il giorno 07/set/2013 00:33, "Amaury Pouly" <amaury.pouly_at_gmail.com> ha
scritto:

> I'm pleased to announced that Rockbox successfully played its first track
> on the Sony NWZ-E373:
> Drumland - Gothic Harmony
>
> This was a very very quick port: I started the work two days ago and it's
> already mostly done. It leverages all the infrastrure of the imx233
> codebase which made it very very easy. The port will support the NWZ-E370
> series (E373, E374 and E375) and is already in good shape: lcd is working,
> backlight too but needs some little more work, internal storage too,
> buttons. Only FM tuner is missing: it uses the infamous STFM1000 which
> support is still incomplete currently.
> There is quite a downside to this port though: Sony provides no firmware
> upgrade for this player so any install method would have to extract it from
> the device using custom SCSI commands. It isn't too hard but that means
> adding SCSI support to Rockbox Utility, which we will need anyway to handle
> the Creative ZEN X-Fi2.
>
> I plan to do the same for the Sony NWZ-E360 which looks overwhelmingly
> similar. Then I'll go back to the Creative ZEN hacking which also require
> to integrate MTP into Rockbox Utility, that's all very boring stuff but
> needs to be done.
>
> Cheers
>
> Amaury Pouly
>
Received on 2013-09-07


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