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Old 03-29-2010, 06:04 PM   #33
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Originally Posted by DSeyf View Post
Does the iPod turn off, or do you manually have to turn off the ipod every time? I'm unaware if these iPod hook ups turn them off, especially this one since it continues playback from where you left off. Thanks
It stays powered on, with backlight off, in pause. For the flash based nano / itouch this is not an issue.

I assume for the harddrive based versions that the HD powers down when in pause. Can anyone comment?

The iPod is being fed power from the USA-Spec so no worries about battery power.
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