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iPod classic update causing disk-spinning bug?

A number of iPod classic owners are reporting an issue where their units’ hard disk spins endlessly after applying the 1.0.2 update. The problem was first discovered by a group of users complaining of poor battery life, which is a result of the disk spinning and draining the battery in an abnormally quick fashion. Although the exact cause of the bug is still unknown, some users have found that turning off the device’s Cover Flow feature fixes the problem. Apple has yet to comment on this issue. [via Engadget]

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i have th 80GB classic, and when the 1.0.3 update came out it fixed all the problems, b4 that update came out the battery life was very bad like 4 hours!! (now its like 25 hours) and navigating around was very slow! took a couple of seconds to load the part i wanted, but the 1.0.3 update has fixed all of this and now its working fine!! yay

Posted by scott on January 2, 2008 at 12:16 AM (PDT)

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