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Subject: RockBox, vocalize sandisqueSansa clip Jam.,

RockBox, vocalize sandisqueSansa clip Jam.,

From: BEGUE Eddy via rockbox <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 11:33:18 +0200

Hello,., is it possible to install RockBox on the mp3 player Sandisk
Sansa Clip Jam 8 GB?
In order to make it vocal for blind people.
                                Eddy


2020-06-17 12:00 UTC+02:00, rockbox-request_at_cool.haxx.se
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> 1. RE: Advice on small FM Radio using Rockbox (Gerry Ellis)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 20:28:06 +0100
> From: Gerry Ellis <gellisie_at_gmail.com>
> To: "'Bernhard M.'" <bernhard_at_svenskaa.net>, "'Rockbox'"
> <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Subject: RE: Advice on small FM Radio using Rockbox
> Message-ID: <007501d64414$43725790$ca5706b0$_at_feelthebenefit.com>
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> Hello, Bernhard,
>
>
>
> Thank you for the link. However, the status of the Sansa clip is “spare
> parts/defective”.
>
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> Take care,
>
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> Gerry Ellis
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> If you don’t know where you’re going,
>
> How will you know when you get there?
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> From: Bernhard M. <bernhard_at_svenskaa.net>
> Sent: Tuesday 16 June 2020 06:35
> To: gerry.ellis_at_feelthebenefit.com; Rockbox <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Subject: RE: Advice on small FM Radio using Rockbox
>
>
>
> Maybe this one?
> https://www.ebay.de/itm/SanDisk-Sansa-Clip-Schwarz-2GB-Digitaler-Medienplayer-MP3/193517635813?_mwBanner=1&ul_ref=https%3A%2F%2Frover.ebay.com%2Frover%2F0%2Fe11021.m43.l3160%2F7%3Feuid%3D566e3adeed284d12a11e4968cb41782b%26bu%3D44384295527%26ut%3DRU%26segname%3D11021%26crd%3D20200615161137%26osub%3D-1%7E1%26ch%3Dosgood%26loc%3Dhttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.ebay.de%252Fulk%252Fitm%252F193517635813%26sojTags%3Dbu%3Dbu%2Cut%3Dut%2Cch%3Dch%2Csegname%3Dsegname%2Ccrd%3Dcrd%2Curl%3Dloc%2Cosub%3Dosub%26srcrot%3De11021.m43.l3160%26rvr_id%3D0%26rvr_ts%3Dbb9ca45c1720aa46dfc313befff078a9&ul_noapp=true&pageci=840fdad6-1f5c-4369-af05-dbaea0d2395f
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> Gerry Ellis via rockbox <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se <mailto:rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
>> skrev: (11 juni 2020 22:15:47 CEST)
>
> Hi,
>
> Thanks to everyone who answered. Some there that I already knew and much
> that I didn't. Plenty for me to try.
>
>
> Take care,
>
> Gerry Ellis
>
> If you don’t know where you’re going,
> How will you know when you get there?
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: rockbox <rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se
> <mailto:rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se> > On Behalf Of Sheldon via rockbox
> Sent: Thursday 11 June 2020 03:39
> To: Gerry Ellis via rockbox <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se
> <mailto:rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se> >
> Cc: Sheldon <sheldon10101_at_gmail.com <mailto:sheldon10101_at_gmail.com> >
> Subject: Re: Advice on small FM Radio using Rockbox
>
> Hi:
> The Sansa Clip Zip with Rockbox is customizable to an amazing degree and can
> certainly be controlled by touch. I use it that way, going to sleep.
> You can even have it set up with a configuration file that runs everytime
> you turn it on. I suspect that you may want to go beyond just a FM radio.
> Ebay has a bunch of sansas available at various prices. Some with rockbox
> installed. Try craigslist and kiiji. I managed to get a new one a couple of
> years ago for a great price.
>
>
> If you just want radio, consider getting a FM plus HD radio. Just check that
> there is HD radio where you are. With HD, you get better sound and a lot
> more stations. Interestingly, the HD radios and ones with accessibility seem
> to be coming from the UK. Here's a review of a radio that isn't expensive
> and seems to work pretty well for the blind.
> https://dgriffithblog.com/2018/05/28/tactile-accessible-pocket-dab-dab-fm-radio/
>
> Sheldon
>
>
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>
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>
> On 2020-06-10 3:18 PM, Gerry Ellis via rockbox wrote:
>
> Hi,
>
> I am totally blind. I want to use Rockbox on a shirt pocket sized FM radio
> so that I can use the controls and also set and select prefix radio
> stations. The smaller the device the better so long as reception is good.
>
> Here is my understanding of the current position:
> * Rockbox works mostly on MP3 players.
> * The Sansa Clip devices used to play MP3, had an FM radio and were
> beautifully small. However, these are no longer on sale.
> * The Rockbox firmware doesn't work with the current Sansa Sports devices.
> * I am not aware of any small device with both FM and AM radio onto which
> Rockbox can be installed.
>
> If the device had an AM radio and/or an MP3 player, that would be a bonus.
> However, the FM radio is my primary wish.
>
> Has anyone any recommendations as to which device might suit and where I
> might get one?
>
> Thanks.
>
>
> Take care,
>
> Gerry Ellis
>
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