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Old April 10th, 2006, 09:14 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by John Rofrano
You cannot plug a microphone into a line-in so not even the GS mic will help you. Line-in is for line level input only (like the output from a mixing console) which is much higher level than mic input. The Creative Zen Nano does not have a mic preamp and so you cannot use external microphones with it unless you add a mixer before it.

Thatís why the iRiver 700/800 series are so coveted. I donít know of any manufacturer, not even iRiver, that makes MP3 players with external mic inputs anymore.

Thanks for the info, before I went out and spent any money on a GS. :o)
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