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"Marco Trevisan (Treviño)" mail at
Fri Jun 27 00:21:45 CEST 2008

Mike Montour wrote:
> Jisakiel wrote: 
>> - I understand the only problem precluding it as a DAP player is the 
>> speaker not muting? Or *with headphones* it is mono? I understood GTA02 
>> to have a single speaker but to be stereo capable with headphones... I'd 
>> be devastated if wrong, or if other severe quality issues existed (such 
>> as perhaps a noisy codec, or an insufficient sampling frequency, or who 
>> knows); the problem reported on the ticket sounds at least as "doable", 
>> without knowing anything else.
> As I understand it the main problem is that a capacitor in series with 
> the headphone output is too small, which means that low-frequency audio 
> is cut off (the capacitor + the resistance of the headphones forms a 
> high-pass filter). This is consistent with Kevin's observation that it 
> sounded OK when connected to an Aux on another amplifier, because the 
> resistance of that input is much higher than that of headphones.

So? No way to get it working with some kind of headphones?
This is not a good news to me! :(

> headphone only mono. i.e. only one side works

I'm not an audio-maniac, but I'd like to hear by both my ears!

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