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Subject: Re: variable speed

Re: variable speed

From: David McIntyre <>
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2006 19:18:11 -0700

The pitch is fine. The audio just sounds choppy.

On 7/26/06, fatcat <> wrote:
> I've never tried the ipod without the rockbox. Does the ipod's
> variable speed keep the original pitch while speeding up the track? This
> sometimes makes it sound like pieces are cut out but some prefer that to the
> very high pitch which is the alternative.
> > The iPod pitch shifting for audio books sounds terrible to my ears. The
> > acceleration sounds like they're removing slices of sound from the audio
> > stream instead of smoothly compressing the time. I hope Rockbox does
> better.
> > I haven't used it since my Archos FMR got too broken to use as a
> portable
> > device.
> >
> > O

David McIntyre
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Received on 2006-07-27

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