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Old September 12, 2010, 05:30 PM
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Default MP3, Which one to get. Ipod Touch 3G vs Archos 5 60gb

debating between the Archos 5 60gb

Newegg.ca - Recertified: Archos 5 - 60GB w/ Wi-Fi (501117) - BLACK

and the ipod touch 3g/4g 8gb.

can you names some pros and cons?? they both roughly cost the same.
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Old September 12, 2010, 06:20 PM
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Imo, it's all about the apps these days. Also, for being a fairly decent audio playback device I would suggest going with the new iPod Touch.

Now if you're strictly after music then I'd look at Cowon or Zune.

(Those Newegg user reviews for the Archos don't bode very well)
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Old September 12, 2010, 09:40 PM
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I am using a Archos 5 for a time now and I love it, music quality is awesome and the HDD size is perfect, the fact that it's also plug and play is nice. Battery is also great.
Look at my BST thread I sell 1 archos 5 60GB for 150 shipped ( but mine is not a recertified ) still working like a new;)
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LOL, i saw yours thats y im a bit interested. ipod is more like buying a brand though like how people buy LV. im leaning towards the apple though cause they spend more money on R&D. had bad experience the other time when i bought a LG phone which died on me. got a ghetto blackberry to replace it and its like 6 years old still going strong. ive got a feeling that the apple is better. maybe falling for their marketting LOL
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If any of your friends have the specific Ipod model you're keen in, ask them if you can borrow it for a few hours to get a feel for it. :)
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played with the iphone alot. liked their games and stuff
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played with the iphone alot. liked their games and stuff
Notice that you can put any little flash game on the archos. If you play one on site like jeux.com and like it just copy paste it to the archos hard drive and there you are you can play it. Some bigger game will lag but most have work well for me.
Also look for some next coming price drop on my unit;) I need to sell it quick I lost my job yesterday.
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