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Old 12-13-2006, 10:28 AM
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Technically/statistically Ogg Vorbis does take more processing power to decode than MP3. Usually, it should be negligible.

If it really bugs you, you could install Rockbox on the X5 - it provides more efficient battery usage for MP3 and Ogg decoding. (Disclaimer: it might void your warranty, though.)

Maybe your battery is going bad? Mine doesn't drain much while turned off.

Here's how to take proper care of Li-Ion batteries:
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