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it's not about the sound quality.  I have used at least two MP3 players that don't allow you to specify the order in which to play the tracks. This is fine for ordinary pop songs but unacceptable for a prog album.

iPod Shuffle, for example, can't even play the songs in the same folder.

The iPod Touch is alright but you can't drag files into the device. You have to install the iTunes program and sync -- it's inconvenient.

I have used an MP3 player that can only play the songs in their alphabetical order.  So let's say I'm listening to Close to the Edge.  You're forced to listen to "And You And I" first, because it begins with the letter "A".
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote albertobevi Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 03 2013 at 01:27
I purchesed a sandisk sansa clip, it's very good for prog song (a lot of memory, gapless beetween traks, cover album, drag files).
What player do you suggest?
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote progbethyname Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: November 03 2013 at 02:40
Originally posted by paganinio paganinio wrote:

it's not about the sound quality.  I have used at least two MP3 players
that don't allow you to specify the order in which to play the tracks.
This is fine for ordinary pop songs but unacceptable for a prog album.iPod Shuffle, for example, can't even play the songs in the same folder.The iPod Touch is alright but you can't drag files into the device. You have to install the iTunes program and sync -- it's inconvenient.I
have used an MP3 player that can only play the songs in their
alphabetical order.  So let's say I'm listening to Close to the Edge. 
You're forced to listen to "And You And I" first, because it begins with the letter "A".




Wow. That absolutely sucks man. A dirty inconvenience indeed
The holy triforce of sound: DAC+AMP+Headphones = sonic joy and perfection for your music. ;)
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This, forever and always. Wink



It was my "magic box" for a long, long time.
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