[bct] Re: buying an iriver

  • From: "Neal Ewers" <neal.ewers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 22 Mar 2006 16:02:11 -0600

Hi, I have an iriver 799 for sale.  It already has the firmware upgrade
that will allow you to have the Iriver be seen as a computer drive.

You can call me at
Or write me at

-----Original Message-----
From: blindcooltech-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:blindcooltech-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Kenneth Reed
Sent: Wednesday, March 22, 2006 3:41 PM
To: blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [bct] Re: buying an iriver

Hi,  check http://www.jrmusic.com
They have them.
Regards  KenAt 03:14 PM 3/22/2006, you wrote:
>The best solution is to get over the Ebay jitters.  Millions of people 
>have bought things from Ebay, including many on this list, and if you 
>check the venders warranty statement and pay through Pay Pal with a 
>credit card, you have several levels of protection.  You are not likely

>to find those models anywhere else, unless you want to buy an outright 
>used one from someone on these lists.
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "David Lepofsky" <dlepofsky@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>To: <blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>Sent: Wednesday, March 22, 2006 3:09 PM
>Subject: [bct] buying an iriver
> > hi all,
> > I want to buy a good digital recorder to record lectures, speeches, 
> > etc, with good quality. after listening to all the excellent 
> > podcasts on bct my preference is for the Iriver IFP 799 or 899. I 
> > prefer them over the much-touted Olympus 320  only because they will

> > record in mp3, while the olympus only records in WMA.
> >
> > I will most often use the files it records on my plextalk or my 
> > bookport.
> > don't want to have to convert each file i record from WMA to MP3.
> > i would just go get the olympus because larry and others speak so 
> > highly about it. i also like having a radio on board in case i want 
> > to record directly from it, though i can live without that if i have

> > to.
> >
> > here is the problem. they don't make the IRiver 799 or 899 any more.

> > a few days ago i checked on E-Bay and a few 899 models were listed 
> > as
> > I have not used E-bay before and am nervous about spending that kind

> > of money from some little-known outfit when it has been used and who

> > knows
> > good it is.
> >
> > any suggestions from anyone?
> >
> >

kenneth reed phone: 860-741-7546
skype: kvreed502


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