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Subject: Re: Please help! Trying to install 80 gig drive....

Re: Please help! Trying to install 80 gig drive....

From: Jason Williams <>
Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2005 05:53:14 -0600


first of all i'm not sure it's possible to make the case 100% perfect again
after you've bent it, but the good news is after two weeks i have not
noticed any difference.

you'll be even happier when you start using it. I have found that my
battery usage used to decline about 15% on my half hour ride home with the
old factory drive and now the battery indicator will stay at 100 for 1 hour
or more.

The other thing I've noticed is that I can't hear my rockbox anymore. The
old drive was quite noisy as it spun and accessed data. I almost never hear
my new drive (it sits about two feet from me on my desk at work).

----- Original Message -----
From: "Dermot Bradley" <>
To: "Rockbox development" <>
Sent: Wednesday, January 12, 2005 5:28 AM
Subject: Re: Please help! Trying to install 80 gig drive....

> > i have a fujitsu and it is very quiet.
> >
> > It also seems to have increased the battery efficiency of the unit
> > substantially,
> Just fitted an 80Gb Fujitsu myself last night - took about 10 minutes - no
> big problems, though my case isn't sitting exactly right were I folded it.
> Swissknife to partition/format, Rockbox 2.4 installed, and then a while to
> copy my 55Gb VBR "CD collection" across. No problems so far - am very
> happy with the result.
> _______________________________________________

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