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Subject: Re: My FMR just died
From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing (
Date: 2003-11-16

John Covici wrote:

> Hi. Are the recorder and the fm recorder that much different
> internally? I bought the fm -- it was actually a bit cheaper -- I
> thought it was just the recorder with the somewhat nonfunctional fm
> radio, but I had no idea that the two would be so different --
> strange that someone would change the major design of something like
> that.

I guess they redesigned it for several reasons. Here's a few:

- They needed to fit in the FM radio
- They wanted a PCB that could fit in the new casing.
- They wanted to switch over to LiIon battery technology.


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