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Subject: Re: Ugly noise at soings begining

Re: Ugly noise at soings begining

From: Arno Wald <>
Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2009 21:49:45 +0200

Mike Hodson wrote:
>> Since some time (maybe 3.0) I got a loud white noise when play songs after
>> having pushed stopped. This never happened before.
> I have a Sansa E250 (as mentioned in your linked forum post) and have
> noticed the problem you describe for a very long time. I did not
> however notice it with an iRiver H320. In my case, It seems to be the
> flash reading buffering the track which causes electrical noise on the
> internal circuit board. I hear the slight noise every time I see the
> flash chip access indicator in the upper right of my screen.

I think this is a different thing. The electrical noise is a known
problem with the (or only some?) Sansa e200 models. Mine does this, too.
But this noise occurs, as you said, on buffer filling and display
refreshs, not after pressing stop. And it is not kind of a white noise...

Received on 2009-08-13

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