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CivicLx
09-05-2007, 12:11 PM
no links to post right now but here are some specs for the new nano w/video

4 GB Up to 1,000 songs, up to 3,500 photos, up to 4 hours of video, or some of each $149

24 hours audio playback, up to 5 hours of video

8 GB Up to 2,000 songs, up to 7,000 photos, up to 8 hours of video, or some of each $199

both 2 inch color display and same battery life for both I believe

as for the ipod videos i guess they're now called the ipod classics and they come in 80 GB and 160 GB!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

forget what the GB can get you the 80 is $250 and the 160 is $350 battery i believe is up to 40 hours for audio and 7 for video

now even $150 isn't cheap but I've priced some of the other models and they seem like they're being sold at a great price:)

fed_the_savior
09-05-2007, 12:19 PM
Man you got any links?

AlexP
09-05-2007, 12:23 PM
Wouldn't buy a new music player in the next year for sure:

1. Cowon A2 is great enough.
2. Might as well wait until touch screen technology is implemented.

CivicLx
09-05-2007, 01:10 PM
no i can't right click unfortunately but let me try...you can always to to apple's website or maybe just do a search in google for "ipod classic"
http://www.apple.com/ipod/whichipod/

i just typed it out but i think i got it right:D

dunloplayah
09-05-2007, 01:24 PM
yeah, and during that announcement they lowered the price of the iphone...the one I just bought 16 days ago and can't return after 14. $200 drop! they better give out an itunes credit or something to those of us who bought in the past 30 at least! man. I learned my lesson apple. I loved you and own many of your products, but "once bitten, twice shy" I will never buy another of their products until it's been out for longer than 90 days!

Infl8edEg0
09-05-2007, 01:39 PM
A link...not to the nanos tho
http://tech.yahoo.com/blogs/null/40512

fed_the_savior
09-05-2007, 02:44 PM
Thanks for that link ^^ dnl

J-man
09-05-2007, 03:14 PM
no links to post right now but here are some specs for the new nano w/video

4 GB Up to 1,000 songs, up to 3,500 photos, up to 4 hours of video, or some of each $149
24 hours audio playback, up to 5 hours of video

8 GB Up to 2,000 songs, up to 7,000 photos, up to 8 hours of video, or some of each $199

both 2 inch color display and same battery life for both I believe

as for the ipod videos i guess they're now called the ipod classics and they come in 80 GB and 160 GB!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

forget what the GB can get you the 80 is $250 and the 160 is $350 battery i believe is up to 40 hours for audio and 7 for video

now even $150 isn't cheap but I've priced some of the other models and they seem like they're being sold at a great price:)Dude if that is true that is awesome!!!!! The Nano I have now is a 2 GB and cost about that! If this is true next Christmas I'll be asking for a new one.

Freedom
09-05-2007, 03:37 PM
no i can't right click unfortunately but let me try...

You can highlight and hit Ctrl + C. That copies, and Ctrl + V pastes.

KBalla08
09-05-2007, 03:48 PM
"Introducing the iPod Touch - As everyone expected, a new iPod with the iPhone touchscreen interface arrives. It's the iPod Touch, basically an iPhone (almost exactly the same size) without the phone (see the pic above... looks exactly like the iPhone, only it's not). It's also the first iPod with Wi-Fi, which you can use to watch YouTube videos and browse the web. $299 (8GB) and $399 (16GB). (Wait, where's your 16GB iPod Nano?)"

from the yahoo link a couple of posts up... touchscreen and wifi!?!??!

Bodacious DVT
09-05-2007, 04:32 PM
http://gameinvasion.comcast.net/gameinvasion/news/article/1189016280363_apple_unveils_new_ipods

psamp14
09-05-2007, 05:16 PM
all the new ipods are at apple's home page...

i am most impressed with the ipod touch

Bodacious DVT
09-05-2007, 05:32 PM
i personally dont really like how they look. i'll stick to my 3rd gen :D

CivicLx
09-06-2007, 01:56 PM
yeah, and during that announcement they lowered the price of the iphone...the one I just bought 16 days ago and can't return after 14. $200 drop! they better give out an itunes credit or something to those of us who bought in the past 30 at least! man. I learned my lesson apple. I loved you and own many of your products, but "once bitten, twice shy" I will never buy another of their products until it's been out for longer than 90 days!

admit i didn't read the article but it looks like you may be in luck
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/20624042/

dave333
09-06-2007, 01:58 PM
I either want a ipod nano w/ video or the ipod touch...difficult choice....

LuckyR
09-06-2007, 02:04 PM
Most would consider the i-phone as a phone even with it's size/weight, since it is similar (though heavier) to other phones. Why would anyone get an mp-3 player the size/weight of an i-phone when most/all mp-3 players are much much smaller/lighter?

StealthGnome
09-06-2007, 03:35 PM
16 GB is not enough for a media player.
Come back when it's 30GBs.

KBalla08
09-06-2007, 03:52 PM
i just read on CNN that Apple is giving the early iPhone buyers $100 credit... they were flooded with hate mail lol

Hot Sauce
09-06-2007, 04:07 PM
I never did like the Nanos.. overpriced.

CivicLx
09-06-2007, 04:09 PM
i just read on CNN that Apple is giving the early iPhone buyers $100 credit... they were flooded with hate mail lol

i don't know if they're doing it for everyone that bought IPhones or if it's just for people that purhcased one within 14 days of this new price drop. you might be right, but just in case you're wrong, I wouldn't want anyone to get their hopes up when they don't qualify;)

abenguyen
09-06-2007, 06:34 PM
i'd want one of those iPod Touch. looks sweet and has wi-fi internet and you can do all the email stuff. its like the iphone without the phone basically. and i already have a phone so. but those new nanos are pretty tight. video on a tiny screen lol

TheShaun
09-06-2007, 07:22 PM
not really related to the thread....

http://static.flickr.com/25/43147848_8e4c813d5e_b.jpg

Fedfan4life
09-06-2007, 10:21 PM
Due to the price drop of the Iphone, I went out and bought a 4gb one for the gf. Good things happen for the people who wait. But for me, I'm waiting for the 2nd gen Iphone with 3G and gigs probably coming out next year.

Abe, those nanos looks so tempting huh.

Nadal_Rulz
09-08-2007, 12:48 PM
I bought the iPod classic the day they were available(Thursday). It's simply beautiful. I would have liked the touch but 16gb is not enough for me. I also have an 8GB 2ndGen Nano Its sweet the new interface is cool. I had a 5G 60GB that died a few months ago ad I was just waiting.

J-man
09-08-2007, 06:45 PM
The new look for the IPOD nano's is intersting. I got another year or so in my current Nano that I got last Christmas and then it should be time to get a new one. But I also like the ipod touch. All in all they both look quite nice. But I don't know how keen I am on the new look of the nano's, though.

J-man
09-08-2007, 06:52 PM
Here's a pic from the wiki. Nice pic too: http://i61.photobucket.com/albums/h47/J-man_2006/IPod_family_07-1.jpg

Not a huge fan of the interface of the Nano and the regular IPOD, though. The album cover cutting into your options, eww.

Sleepstream
09-08-2007, 07:28 PM
Cowon D2 is a great portable player.

SDHC compatibility, and with the release of the 16GB and 32GB coming in early 08, large capacity in a very small player.

Supports many types of audio, great battery life, touch-screen, and various applications (like a drawing program) that come with firmware updates.

EDIT: Forgot to mention that it does support video, but it must be converted specifically for the player.

CivicLx
09-08-2007, 08:25 PM
i got a 80GB classic at best buy today. haven't messed around with it because i'm still experimenting with using itunes on the old nano i just bought (old as in so last week;) will be returning it sometime next week

does anyone else here use itunes?

Forehand Forever
09-08-2007, 08:30 PM
With these new versions of the iPod, do you have to have the latest iTunes software? I use an older version so that I can use my "illegal" songs because that didn't work for me on the new iTunes.

abenguyen
09-09-2007, 12:20 AM
i really want a ipod touch but its $400 for the 8gb is it? how much is the 8gb iphone?