Old 08-07-2008, 12:34 AM
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Help 1.8 CF type HDD

So for a wile i was fixing ipods, but after the market dropped out I stopped. So now I have a few old style ipod hard drives. I'm looking for a mp3 player/enclosure for them.
Having worked on ipods I know how much they suck, so I'm not using one of those.
I'm a Linux user so I'm looking for something that's usable without firmware installed on the pc.

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Old 08-07-2008, 01:35 AM
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I so not know what iPods you did have, but take a look at Rockbox because they have good source of info on other players that might use those drives.
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Old 08-07-2008, 07:34 AM
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you could use them in a Zune.
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Old 08-10-2008, 12:42 PM
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I've read that the iPod drives are locked to work only on iPods, not other players, but I may be wrong.
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Old 08-10-2008, 07:51 PM
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No, you can use them in any compatible player that uses the same HD connector (Zune, ZV:M, etc). The only thing is that some are branded for Apple (like the old HD in my Mini - now rockin' a cf card!!!).
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