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Subject: Re: Speed adjustment is it possible

Re: Speed adjustment is it possible

From: Bluechip <>
Date: Mon, 05 Dec 2005 18:57:14 +0000

Close to impossible on the Archos units - should be within reach on the
more poweful units.

>Thanks! But is there a way of resetting this? Only way I found, right
>away, was to turn my JB off/on... And, this function speeds up, but at the
>same time raise the pitch. My other MP3 player has the ability to speed
>up, without changing the pitch. I guess that is what most audiobook
>readers are looking for. When changing the speed-pitch in RB even the
>voice ui changed, is it posible to have that avoided?
>----- Original Message ----- From: "Bluechip" <>
>To: "Rockbox" <>
>Sent: Monday, December 05, 2005 12:01 PM
>Subject: Re: Speed adjustment is it possible
>>Has been there since I first installed Rockbox some years ago. iirc you
>>hold ON+UP/DOWN in the WPS.
>>At 13:36 05/12/2005, you wrote:
>>>Will this feature come around for the Archoes as well?
>>>----- Original Message ----- From: "Thom Johansen" <>
>>>To: "Rockbox" <>
>>>Sent: Monday, December 05, 2005 3:12 AM
>>>Subject: Re: Speed adjustment is it possible
>>>>It is indeed possible to change the speed of playback in Rockbox. I added
>>>>this feature about a week ago for the H1x0 series, but it hasn't yet been
>>>>enabled for the H300 builds. I'll see about fixing this afterwards if
>>>>no one
>>>>beats me to it.
>>>>When it is fixed, you basically just change the playback speed by
>>>>pressing the
>>>>play button, and while holding it, pressing up or down. Up will
>>>>increase the speed,
>>>>and down will decrease it. Release the play button when you're
>>>>satisified with the
>>>>speed. Beware that the playback speed function isn't yet as high
>>>>quality as I'd like
>>>>it to be, but it beats having nothing.
>>>>>Hi All
>>>>>I am a blind user of the H340 and have been waiting eagerly for the
>>>>>Iriver port of rockbox to be completed and have been getting very
>>>>>excited with recently postings in this regard. I have a quick question
>>>>>that I have been unable to find the answer to in the docs on the web
>>>>>pages. Is it possible to speed up the playback of mp3 files at all? I
>>>>>ask this as lots of audio books that I listen to could be sped up to
>>>>>enable quicker reading of them. When I used to listen on the old four
>>>>>track cassettes I used to crank up the speed quite a lot and this would
>>>>>be a fantastic addition for us book readers.
>>>>>Cheers and keep up the good work.
Received on 2005-12-05

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