Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Archos Total Cost of Ownership
Re: Archos Total Cost of Ownership
From: SteamShip <steamship_at_sbcglobal.net>
Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2003 17:00:26 -0500
LOL....that is pretty funny.
I'm debating whether I want to bother upgrading this new 20Gb HD...only
because it is so easy and fast to move files from a PC archive HD. 20GB's
seems like so many songs...especially since I used 6GB model happily for 2
years. I do want to find 4 of those those 2300 mah batteries though.
----- Original Message -----
From: "TP Diffenbach" <rockbox_at_diffenbach.org>
Sent: Wednesday, December 10, 2003 4:29 PM
Subject: Archos Total Cost of Ownership
> 55 weeks ago, I bought my Archos FMR for $270
> In April, I replaced the hard drive with a 60GB for another $170
> Today, I sent it to NewMp3Technology to have a short fixed for $110
> That's a total cost of ownership so far of $550.
> A 40GB "3rd generation" iPod costs $499.
> Other than the fact that I love knowing I can hack on Rockbox, was getting
> the Archos worth it?
Received on 2003-12-10