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Subject: Re: Lossless--Iaudio Vs. Ipod

Re: Lossless--Iaudio Vs. Ipod

From: Andre Allavena <>
Date: Fri, 3 Aug 2007 05:13:26 -0400

On Tue, Jul 31, 2007, Marc Sutton wrote:
> Hi,
> I am interested in buying a music player that supports playing of lossless files. Seems that Rockbox supports this on the Iaudio and Ipod platforms. It also seems that the Iaudio supports this natively while the Ipod codec is in software. Does this affect performance? Is one type of player preferable to the other for any sound quality reason? Or, for that matter, any other? Thanks for any suggestions/leads.

I have been told that the audio quality of the IAudio was a lot better
than that of the IPod. That being said, I didn't do any direct comparison.

(PS, if you are worried about quality, don't forget for a good set of

I've got an IAduio X5 and I'm really satisfied with it.

Received on 2007-08-03

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