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Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 09-15-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By skamp
Smartphone displays shatter a lot easier when...

Smartphone displays shatter a lot easier when dropped, even with Gorilla Glass. I've seen many people using a smartphone with a shattered display. The OP specifically said that he expects to drop the...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 09-15-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 393
Posted By skamp
…and thus no smartphone ever breaks? ...

…and thus no smartphone ever breaks?



The model was announced in 2009. The unit that I bought was likely manufactured later. What does it matter?
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 09-15-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 393
Posted By skamp
Relatively simple, yes. Download the Rockbox...

Relatively simple, yes. Download the Rockbox Utility (http://www.rockbox.org/wiki/RockboxUtility#Download), and follow the instructions...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 09-15-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 393
Posted By skamp
I bought a brand new Clip+ a couple months ago,...

I bought a brand new Clip+ a couple months ago, SanDisk branded; the battery is fine. They're notoriously resilient.



First, because they break easy. Did you read the OP's requirements?
...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 09-15-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 393
Posted By skamp
A Rockboxed Clip+: it has easily identifiable...

A Rockboxed Clip+: it has easily identifiable tactile buttons, it's very portable, it's the most likely to survive getting dropped repeatedly, it can use microsdxc cards formatted as FAT32, and you...
Forum: Rockbox For iPod 08-28-2014, 05:39 AM
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Views: 741
Posted By skamp
Hosting daily builds again.

Hosting daily builds again.
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 08-04-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 939
Posted By skamp
The Sony Xperia Z1 and Z2 have the largest camera...

The Sony Xperia Z1 and Z2 have the largest camera sensors, the size of those you find in compact cameras. There's also that Samsung smartphone/camera hybrid with a similar sensor, and a real optical...
Forum: MP3 Player News 08-04-2014, 02:08 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 17,162
Posted By skamp
And dScope measurements...

And dScope measurements (http://www.seeko.co.kr/zboard4/zboard.php?id=cool_review&page=1&sn1=&divpage=1&sn=off&ss=on&sc=off&select_arrange=headnum&desc=asc&no=422). 119 dB of SNR, that's nearly 20...
Forum: Rockbox For iPod 07-12-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By skamp
Yup, it's a Rockbox bug that we haven't been able...

Yup, it's a Rockbox bug that we haven't been able to figure out.
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 07-11-2014, 02:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 591
Posted By skamp
After I initially transfer my collection onto the...

After I initially transfer my collection onto the SD card via my laptop's card reader, I add new albums over FTP over WiFi, with SwiFTP (https://code.google.com/p/swiftp/). No need to take out the...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 07-07-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,084
Posted By skamp
I didn't mean to argue with you about their...

I didn't mean to argue with you about their options on what firmwares to use :-) It was merely a "should've would've could've" remark! I'm just not sure that things could not be different, if FiiO...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 07-07-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,084
Posted By skamp
The Rockbox guys could dual license it, and fund...

The Rockbox guys could dual license it, and fund their development with the money (dev. time or just buying devices). Free Software for everyone else.



Oh, I know that all too well. But that's...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 07-07-2014, 02:53 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,084
Posted By skamp
Then why don't they just license Rockbox? It's...

Then why don't they just license Rockbox? It's not the most user friendly firmware, but it works a hell of a lot better.
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 07-06-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,174
Posted By skamp
Bitrates are generally expressed in kilobits per...

Bitrates are generally expressed in kilobits per second. 320 kbps is 320,000 bits per second, or (320,000 / 8) 40,000 bytes.

A song that's 4 minutes long (4 * 60 = 240 seconds) will take (40,000...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 07-06-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,174
Posted By skamp
1) 32 / (320 / 192) = 32 * 192 / 320 = 19.2 GB ...

1) 32 / (320 / 192) = 32 * 192 / 320 = 19.2 GB

Mind that DAPs and storage devices are rated (unformatted) in gigabytes (1,000,000,000 bytes) and not gibibytes (1024 * 1024 * 1024 bytes), which is...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 07-05-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,084
Posted By skamp
There's still room for the perfect overkill DAP,...

There's still room for the perfect overkill DAP, with all the essential features like gapless playback and large storage, and with perfect output regardless of the headphones / IEMs used: low output...
Forum: Random Chat 06-06-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,001
Posted By skamp
It's quite disturbing to me how you can go *poof*...

It's quite disturbing to me how you can go *poof* in a split second and cease to exist, long before you thought your time would come. Kinda makes me want to give meaning to my life, ANY meaning. I'm...
Forum: Random Chat 06-03-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,001
Posted By skamp
My condolences to Marvin's family and friends. He...

My condolences to Marvin's family and friends. He was on the saner side of this hobby, and always very nice to chat with.
Forum: Software 06-02-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By skamp
dbpoweramp's ripping software works so well, I...

dbpoweramp's ripping software works so well, I bought a license. Absolutely worth it for ripping fast and with total confidence.
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 05-15-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,529
Posted By skamp
He meant that the FiiO X5 can be used as a USB...

He meant that the FiiO X5 can be used as a USB DAC with a compturer, and that it has an "audiophile-grade" amplifier that can drive power hungry headphones (hence the terrible battery life).
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 05-14-2014, 01:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,529
Posted By skamp
The Fuze+ checks all your boxes, I think. But...

The Fuze+ checks all your boxes, I think. But installing Rockbox on it is absolutely necessary: the original firmware is downright unusable. With Rockbox, it's a great little DAP. Mind the touchpad...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 05-14-2014, 01:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,529
Posted By skamp
On Hydrogenaudio? Where? That's surprising, given...

On Hydrogenaudio? Where? That's surprising, given the strict rules of their forums when talking about sound quality.

Edit: never mind...
Forum: MP3 Player News 05-09-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 947
Posted By skamp
I disagree though.

I disagree though.
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 05-07-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,649
Posted By skamp
Rockboxed iPod Classic, obviously.

Rockboxed iPod Classic, obviously.
Forum: MP3 Player News 05-05-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 947
Posted By skamp
They will say that Cirrus Logic has killed the...

They will say that Cirrus Logic has killed the line of Wolfson DACs, and they'll continue to buy iPod Videos on eBay.
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