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Old 11-30-2006, 05:27 PM   #1
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I have been a long time lover of the S50. Yeah I know the problems, but I have figured out work arounds for most of them. What I have noticed lately is that my volume up button and my power button on the media player are starting to loose connection and not work. Anyone else have this problem. I am not worried because I have an extended warranty from Best Buy, but I would end up getting the S100 and there are things on the S50 I like better. Any ideas or do I just have to bite the bullet and wait until it dies?
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Old 11-30-2006, 11:26 PM   #2
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I had this problem a while back. My volume down button became very unresponsive over a period of time. One day it just quit working. As a matter of fact, when I pushed the volume down it just turned the volume up. Maxed volume with no way to turn it down, bad news. I ended up sending it back for a replacement. I've read about a couple others on these boards having the same issue. I guess software is not the only problem with the s50... So far so good on unit two though.

Don't get me wrong, I like my s50 and all of it's features. But if I were able to, I'd switch it for the s100. The only downer would be having to get a new car and home dock.
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It seems that the buttons and especially the Dog Wheel are very fragile. It's best to use the remote as it can be easily replaced.
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Old 12-02-2006, 09:35 AM   #4
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Thanks DUFFMAN (Ohhh Yeahhh) Me_Rubin, I would use the remote, but I use it at the gym everyday as a media player. looks like it is going to be a slow and painful death. not to mention the 2 car docks and home dock I have. Ughh
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