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Subject: Re: X5's Line in as an external mic

Re: X5's Line in as an external mic

From: RaZorbacK <>
Date: Tue, 22 May 2007 08:56:36 +0200

For my part, I'm really happy with my iriver recording function. I often
use it without any problems. no freezing, it's ok..

Zombie Plastic Clock écrivait Le 21/05/2007 19:56 :
> Honestly, I Don't know Jack Squat about the X5
> However, I do Know about Recording with Rockbox, and this is my answer
> to your question:
> The Recording Function of Rockbox is FAR from complete. It Hardly
> Records, and it's pretty buggy. (Don't bother with other Mics. That
> "very Faint" signal you got is the best your gonna get. Consider
> yourself lucky, though. Recording froze my ipod once)
> */Brandon Hicks <>/* wrote:
> Hi,
> Is there any way to use the X5 line in jack as an external stereo mic
> jack without having to do massive volume increases and noise reductions
> on the recording?
> I'm trying it with a pair of unpowered stereo mics, and I do get a
> signal but it's very very faint.
> What I'm saying here, is that You basically can't record on
> Rockbox, or you shouldn't depend on it. I appreciate you asking my
> opinion (people asking ME for help. Who woulda Thought!?), but
> unfortunatly, a better mic most likely won't help.
> -ZPC
> Brandon Hicks
> Email: hicks.brandon 2 at gmail dot com
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Received on 2007-05-22

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