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Subject: Re[2]: Good external microphone?
From: BlueChip (
Date: 2003-12-03

>B> I have had brilliant results recording with the archos mic.
>B> it is stereo, although due to the close proximity of the two mics, that is
>B> not so relevant.
>I heard that the mic sold by Archos does not have an on/off switch.
>Is that true? And if so how long do the batteries last? I do not feel
>like taking the batteries out every time I am done recording.

This is true. The battery (singular) lasts an absolute age - the cheap one
that came with it six months ago has yet to run out! Fitting a small
on/off switch would be an incredibly trivial task.


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