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Forum: Sansa Clip / Clip+ / Clip Zip 02-07-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 50,240
Posted By paulr
Best to not try to fill every bit of space with...

Best to not try to fill every bit of space with battery. The batteries swell up when they get old, so gadget designers are told to leave a little bit of space inside the device to allow for this. ...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 04-26-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By paulr
Rockbox runs on the zip and has a good equalizer....

Rockbox runs on the zip and has a good equalizer. It should also do a good job supporting a 64gb card. The x9 has an obnoxious file quantity limit.
Forum: Headphones 04-26-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,210
Posted By paulr
Heh, looks like the site is operating is...

Heh, looks like the site is operating is operating as if nothing had happened. You can order normally and it doesn't say anything about shutting down.
Forum: MP3 Player News 04-10-2013, 01:30 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 15,874
Posted By paulr
Bruce, I'd keep an eye on bhphoto.com and see if...

Bruce, I'd keep an eye on bhphoto.com and see if they carry it. They are in New York, can ship worldwide, and they can charge your credit card directly instead of messing with bank transfers. (You...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 04-10-2013, 01:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,263
Posted By paulr
I think the Sansa M250 is still available, or was...

I think the Sansa M250 is still available, or was til recently. It's a tiny 2GB player powered by one AAA cell, sort of a shrunk down version of your T10. The most recent incarnation was basically...
Forum: Cowon X7 04-10-2013, 01:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,672
Posted By paulr
if you still want an x7, bhphoto.com is about to...

if you still want an x7, bhphoto.com is about to start carrying it. They ship internationally. It looks like Cowon is re-introducing several old players: the D2, i9, and now maybe the X7. The D2...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 03-28-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,067
Posted By paulr
Man, that actually sounds kind of difficult,...

Man, that actually sounds kind of difficult, unless you want one of those crappy old screenless players. I do have one of those that I can send you if I can find it. It has the advantage of using...
Forum: Anythingbutipad 03-27-2013, 02:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,549
Posted By paulr
I like the 7" size (Nexus 7 for example) since it...

I like the 7" size (Nexus 7 for example) since it will fit in my pants pocket or jacket pocket if I'm a little careful. But I'd want it to have a 5MP autofocus camera and none of the decent 7"...
Forum: Headphones 03-23-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,210
Posted By paulr
Thanks. Hmm. I see on their description page...

Thanks. Hmm. I see on their description page that the 022 does claim to work with regular mp3 players. I mostly use earphones when listening at work, and I've wanted the shutoff button so that I...
Forum: Classifieds 03-23-2013, 09:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,580
Posted By paulr
Oh really, to what? The even older E280? Not...

Oh really, to what? The even older E280? Not the Fuze+ I hope, it's just a terrible player. The closest thing I can think of is the Cowon C2, which has no Rockbox support.

I have a couple 4gb...
Forum: Headphones 03-23-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,210
Posted By paulr
I'm thinking of getting a pair while they are...

I'm thinking of getting a pair while they are still available--any opinions? I have Shure SE210's right now and have been sort of thinking of experimenting with some other models, though I'm not in a...
Forum: Cowon D2/D2+ 10-19-2012, 11:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,241
Posted By paulr
There is an iaudiophile.net thread about...

There is an iaudiophile.net thread about replacing the D2 battery, including some sources of spares:

http://iaudiophile.net/forums/showthread.php?t=27464
Forum: Samsung Galaxy Player Series 10-15-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,162
Posted By paulr
I haven't felt the need for a data plan so I have...

I haven't felt the need for a data plan so I have a smartphone (Nokia E63) with the cheap t-mobile prepaid voice plan (under $10 a month with my low usage). I could imagine getting a used SGS2 or...
Forum: General MP3 Player / PMP Discussion 03-28-2012, 02:42 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 17,096
Posted By paulr
I don't remember the exact order I got these in,...

I don't remember the exact order I got these in, but my first few players were:

1) Panasonic cd-mp3 portable, eventually gave it to my mom
2) JVC in-dash cd/mp3 car player, still in the car and...
Forum: Headphones 03-26-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,983
Posted By paulr
Well, I've always been irritated by anything in...

Well, I've always been irritated by anything in my ears, earbuds of any type, foam earplugs, etc. The only ones I like are those crappy DX ones because their contact with the ear is pretty minimal. ...
Forum: Headphones 03-25-2012, 03:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,983
Posted By paulr
IEM's are uncomfortable because they're a foam...

IEM's are uncomfortable because they're a foam cylinder jammed in your ear. If you've worn foam earplugs, it's sort of like that.

I may get banned from here for revealing this embarassing thing,...
Forum: Headphones 03-25-2012, 02:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,983
Posted By paulr
I have no idea about the Weile or Aiwa headphones...

I have no idea about the Weile or Aiwa headphones you used. If by "bundled IEM's" you mean the earbuds that came with the Clip, they are not IEMs at all, they are just earbuds, not terrible ones but...
Forum: Sony Walkman 03-25-2012, 02:11 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 24,222
Posted By paulr
TDS has it exactly right, Sony is like Apple in...

TDS has it exactly right, Sony is like Apple in trying to lock users into their products by ignoring standards. Look how many years it took for them to even support MP3 instead of keeping on digging...
Forum: Sony Walkman 03-24-2012, 11:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 24,222
Posted By paulr
Well, video is another story, but a flac-encoded...

Well, video is another story, but a flac-encoded cd is typically maybe 300MB, so 160GB is over 400 cd's, maybe 500. Of course there are folks with larger collections than that, but it's still quite...
Forum: Walkman S Series 03-24-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,825
Posted By paulr
Adding to the others who say that FM modulators...

Adding to the others who say that FM modulators suck, especially around cities.

Also though, I'd have to say using a handheld player while driving also sucks (distracting and dangerous to operate)...
Forum: Sony Walkman 03-24-2012, 09:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 24,222
Posted By paulr
I don't understand the objection to FLAC. It's a...

I don't understand the objection to FLAC. It's a terrific archiving format as others have mentioned. And then, if your player has enough storage space, why bother to re-encode in lossy formats? So...
Forum: Cowon iAudio 03-23-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,716
Posted By paulr
1. The Clip+ is a brilliant little player but its...

1. The Clip+ is a brilliant little player but its battery life is limited because of its small size. The Fuze (discontinued) is a bit bigger and runs longer, if you can find one. The newer Fuze+ is...
Forum: Archos 03-22-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,663
Posted By paulr
Hmm, newegg currently only shows 3 camera models...

Hmm, newegg currently only shows 3 camera models that use microsd vs. dozens that use full size, but I can see smaller cameras moving toward micro. Bigger cameras should stay with full size cards...
Forum: Sansa Clip / Clip+ / Clip Zip Rockbox 03-22-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,703
Posted By paulr
I think that has to mean, RB can access the real...

I think that has to mean, RB can access the real time clock if one is available. Not all PLAYERS have the feature. I don't think the Sansa Clip has it. I'm pretty sure the M200 doesn't. Rockbox...
Forum: Archos 03-22-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,663
Posted By paulr
Most larger devices like cameras, camcorders,...

Most larger devices like cameras, camcorders, netbook and laptop computers, in-dash car music players (that have sd at all), audio recorders, etc. have full sized slots. Cell phones and small...
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