Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Questions concerning the iRiver
Re: Questions concerning the iRiver
From: Björn Stenberg <bjorn_at_haxx.se>
Date: Sat, 18 Sep 2004 15:29:04 +0200
Joseph Jones wrote:
> What battery life is it currenty capable of?
Iriver says 16 hours, and user forum posts appear to confirm this.
> What does the LCD on the remote display at various points? How many
> lines etc. does the LCD have?
The remove LCD shows, with the Iriver firmware, basically the same as the main screen only shrunk somewhat to fit the smaller display.
> Can the unit be used without te remote?
> Does the unit charge from USB? Do we know whether charging can be
> controlled by software? Particularly any USB charging.
I don't know.
> Does USB mode drain the battery significantly as with the Archos models?
I would expect somewhat less drain, simply because the smaller harddisk uses less power to spin.
> How much movement will the unit handle before suffering from RLOD-esque
> symptoms? Does the unit suffer from this at all?
I have seen some places say the iriver works well for jogging.
-- Björn _______________________________________________ http://cool.haxx.se/mailman/listinfo/rockboxReceived on 2004-09-18