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Newbie
Posts: 13
Registered: ‎06-02-2008

Re: Sansa Fuze Firmware Update

Whilst I appreciate the device is still receiving firmware updates which is always welcome, I can't help but feel underwhelmed with this update. I was really hoping for gapless, I guess it's time to look into Rockbox then...
Newbie
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎10-10-2009

Re: Sansa Fuze Firmware Update

A really horrible firmware update that seems to affect version 2 owners.

 

After replay gain problems, the device just froze at the welcome logo screen. Would not connect to the PC and was not responsive at all. Smiley Mad

 

Forced a MSC connection to PC and downgraded the firmware to 02.02.26. All problems magically went away and I got my beloved Fuze back. Smiley Very Happy

 

Will leave a good thing alone.

arg
Newbie
Posts: 12
Registered: ‎05-04-2009

Re: Sansa Fuze Firmware Update

I can confirm Replay Gain issues on my V2 with the new firmware.

 

After the upgrade, going to Settings -> Music Options -> Replay Gain caused a white screen lock.. I've never had one before under any condition. Upon further investigation, I found that I could access the menu while playing music, but the Pre-Gain was blank and only contained a visible value for 0.0 dB.. the other 7 values show up blank.

 

I have Replay Gain information added to most of my music, and it seems like Replay Gain is constantly active regardless of the setting. I haven't ABX'd it yet (I'm definitely aware of the placebo effect), but I have played albums mastered loud vs. dynamic, and there appears to be no volume discrepancy between them with this firmware.

Newbie
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎10-12-2009

Re: Sansa Fuze Firmware Update

I can confirm the replay gain bug as well with v2 (when the mode/pre-gain setting is selected, the devices freezes; I didn't get a white screen, though, the sanza just froze).  Good to hear the replay gain bug involving gain values with a "+" was fixed (I use winamp to calculate replay gain values), though I didn't test when I was testing 02.02.28A.  I reverted to 02.02.26A for now.  Hopefully it gets fixed soon.

 

 

Newbie
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎10-13-2009

Re: Sansa Fuze Firmware Update

After updating my firmware to 01.01.28F, the radio reception  seems much better. Was there a fix done on the radio?
SanDisk Fanatic
Posts: 213
Registered: ‎08-14-2009

Re: Sansa Fuze Firmware Update

I have a v2 fuze, and I can change ReplayGain mode without issues, but I can't set pregain values (I can only choose between "" [nothing] and 0.00 dB)

 

 

 

I haven' had any player's lock-up or freeze like with previous firmware. This bugfix update was really needed.

 


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SanDisk User
Posts: 22
Registered: ‎04-27-2009

Re: Sansa Fuze Firmware Update

So if turn off the replay gain, it will be fine?, sandisk should fix it, if it do that problems?
arg
Newbie
Posts: 12
Registered: ‎05-04-2009

Re: Sansa Fuze Firmware Update


arg wrote:

I have Replay Gain information added to most of my music, and it seems like Replay Gain is constantly active regardless of the setting. I haven't ABX'd it yet (I'm definitely aware of the placebo effect), but I have played albums mastered loud vs. dynamic, and there appears to be no volume discrepancy between them with this firmware.


I haven't been able to enter the Replay Gain screen again since I reset to factory defaults; My V2 just white screens.

SanDisk User
Posts: 22
Registered: ‎04-27-2009

Re: Sansa Fuze Firmware Update

Btw, why that update still not in the KB? maybe because of that bug?
SanDisk Guru
Posts: 3,233
Registered: ‎09-13-2008

Re: Sansa Fuze Firmware Update

"slotRadio experience is enhanced"

 

Does it allow rating Slotradio songs, adding them to the go list, and all other abilities to navigate them in the order I want and only play the songs on the Slotradio card that I want to hear? If so, then I might be interested in buying a Slotradio card. If I still have no control over which songs are played and in what order they are played, then I will continue to avoid Slotradio cards.