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Audio Problems with Sansa e260

When listening to any MP3 on my Sansa e260 I always hearing pops and crackles. I've tried different headphones and still the same problem. When I connect it to my PC and listen to the same MP3's through my laptop speakers there is no crackling sound heard. I really don't think there is a sound quality issue with the MP3 files and I'm not quite sure if it would be the jack on the actual player. When wiggling the headphone connector it doesn't seem to make any difference. any suggestions would be appreciated. P.

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I've updated my firmware and that solved that problem

Posted on Mar 14, 2007

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Apparently you may need to defragment your player with disk defragmenter because the mp3 has a hard time getting the pieces of your file fast enough to not hear an almost unnoticeable pop or crackle. if this isn't the reason, it is probably the jack, try a different pair of headphones even. or check the settings on the program synchronizing as it may be syncing the files at a noticeably lower sound quality. Or you are drag and dropping which may not be recommended for inexperienced users. no offence :).

Posted on Feb 11, 2007

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