Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Iaudio G3 / ?s1mp3? (was reccomendation)
Iaudio G3 / ?s1mp3? (was reccomendation)
From: Bluechip <csbluechip_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2006 20:47:49 +0000
Shame no memory stick hole.
Wonder the the battery can be NiMH and can it be recharged in situ?
I wonder if you have to buy LiIon AA's to get 50hrs playback?
The upgrade program makes it smell like an ATJ20x5 device. Hacking is
currently being attempted by s1mp3.org, #s1mp3 on freenode.net ...but they
are stuck on the undocumented JTAG interface, but I guess some experience
and a little guesswork should make light work of that.
I tried to confirm this by looking at their firmware upgrade pack, but
after reading four screens of info on the procedure I cliked the download
button and it is a broken-link - LOL.
The LCD looks like it has ICONS on it rather than just dots by which to
draw icons. weird. Why are half-their publicity shots upside down? To
prompt you to think that left-handed people wil have to learn to read
Their colour schema reminds me of Mr Ford's quote "available in any colour
that you like ...so long as it's black"
>Iaudio G3? One AA battery.
>See reviews at www.amazon.com and www.epinion.com
>----- Original Message ----- From: "Sharon" <sharon25_at_cox.net>
>To: "Rockbox" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
>Sent: Tuesday, January 24, 2006 1:14 PM
>Subject: Need a new player - recommendations appreciated
>>I am sorry for what probably is a silly question at this point, but I
>>can't find a list on the Rockbox page of all the different brands that
>>Rockbox works on. I have had 3 Archos units, all of which have died (and
>>I am not mistreating them) and I'd like something new.
>>Preferably, I'd like:
>>Plays alphabetically like the Archos units, and does not require tags.
>>Drag-n-drop rather than requiring software to transfer.
>>Uses batteries I can replace (loved this about the Archos units).
>>As small as possible in physical size.
>>At least a gig in memory, or expandable.
>>Could someone point me to a list of device or provide feedback, please? I
>>have been investigating the Rio Forge (I have a Rio Karma but I want a
>>device with the above specifications in addition to it). I looked at the
>>MuVo but it is not expandable. And I would really prefer something that
>>would use Rockbox.
>>Thanks for any help!
Received on 2006-01-24