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Subject: Re: rockbox on the ipod mini.

Re: rockbox on the ipod mini.

From: Jens Arnold <>
Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2007 23:44:55 +0100

On 16.01.2007, daniel dalton wrote:

> Storage Capacity:
> 4 gb

Can be a 1st gen or 2nd gen then. Looking at the actual device
will tell. The 2nd gen has the capacity written on the back.

> Display capability:
> Multi colour -text.

That's a lie. The Minis are greyscale (4 shades).

> ..
> I have a few questions. 1 Is this ipod compadible with rockbox
> and will it talk? 2 How stable is rockbox on the mini? 3 Is
> the memory hdd.

The Minis are HDD (Hitachi microdrive, 0.85"). Rockbox is
working not less stable as on all newer targets. Rockbox' voice
UI works on all targets.

> 4 What gen of the mini is more stable with rockbox the first
> or the second?

The 2nd generation is considerably more stable, and battery
runtime is better than 1st gen.

Regards, Jens
Received on 2007-01-16

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