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Old 04-21-2003, 06:46 PM
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Re: Can a CD player decode MP3?

Originally posted by yamato
Does "MP3 player compatible" mean the CD player can decode MP3?
I'm guessing here, but that sounds like marketspeak for "has an auxiliary input". I'd expect to see something like "MP3-capable single CD player" if it actually played MP3 CD's.

Car-manufacturer-installed MP3-capable drives still seem pretty unusual - even when they are made by a company (like Alpine) that offers the non-OEM version with MP3 support, the OEM ones seem to be missing that feature.