Old 12-04-2014, 10:38 PM
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Thumbs up COWON D3 Firmware ver. Pro 5.04

Firmware Ver. 6.04

COWON has done something really clever for the old D3.

With there latest update they pretty much got rid of everything that made the Device run extremely slow. A few things you'll notice is...

-the new boot animation upon turning the Device on
-only ONE main screen with a new UI Layout (basically UI similar to the X9 or one of the UCI from the J3/S9 that i know of)

-got rid of all the Android Apps. and even got rid of (well Disabled Wifi), and added JetEffect 5.

Basically all-in-all they realized putting Android on such old hardware and having all those pre-installed apps. just made things so so slow. COWON did a good job here

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Old 12-06-2014, 06:01 AM
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It sounds nice... I am wondering how many are still the people that listen music from such portable devices...i am one of them... So i am happy that there are companies that still care about us!
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Old 12-16-2014, 01:31 AM
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Thanks for the heads up! Not going to lie -- very surprised that this device got an upgrade so late in its life cycle. But I'll definitely give it a try as I was never very happy with the bloated software it always had. I can live without Wifi if the device's battery life improves.
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