The next generation of iPods!
iPod plays video! Watch the music video of your favorite artist while you're waiting on line to buy tickets to the concert! Carry 100 hours of video wherever you go and connect to a TV at will. Available in 30GB and 80GB versions, professionals can use iPod to transfer DAW tracks to and from any studio on the planet, plus, film composers have the added advantage of displaying Quicktime movies - imagine doing a spotting session on a flight from New York to L.A.! The iPod features 20 hours of battery life for music, 6.5 hours for video, longer if you reduce the brightness - and with a 60% brighter display to begin with, that shouldn't be a problem.Apple iPod 80GB at a Glance:
- Brighter display, long battery life
- Legendary Click Wheel for one-thumb control
- Find and play music with album art
- Play music videos or full-length TV episodes
- Subscribe to free podcasts from thousands of choices
- Keep your calendar and contacts at hand
- Store up to 25,000 photos
- Audiobooks, world clock, and more
Brighter display, long battery life
The new Apple iPod 80GB boasts up to 20 hours of battery life.But here's the kicker: At under half an inch thin, the new 80GB iPod takes up about 45 percent less room than the original iPod. More features in less space? Something only an iPod can accomplish.
Legendary Click Wheel for one-thumb control
The Apple Click Wheel on the iPod gives you access to your entire music, photo and video library - from one thumb. Control volume and browse using the touch-sensitive surface. Play, pause, rewind, and fast-forward. Rate your favorites, create playlists on the go, and launch photo slideshows. The Click Wheel puts everything at your fingertips, so you can keep your eyes and ears on the music.
Find and play music with album art
Finding and playing music on iPod is simple. Use the Click Wheel to adjust volume, navigate songs or browse the Music menu by artist, composer, album, song, genre or playlist. Want to mix things up? Just click Shuffle Songs. iPod makes your music look as good as it sounds, thanks to its big, bright color display. Album art appears alongside your songs in the Now Playing screen, so you see your music as you play it. After all, iPod loves music as much as you do.
Play music videos, movies, or full-length TV episodes
iPod adds a new dimension to your portable music experience: videos. Choose from thousands of music videos at the iTunes Music Store, buy them for $1.99 each, sync them to your iPod and take them anywhere. Or purchase ad-free episodes of your favorite ABC or Disney television shows and watch them on your iPod. The new iPod lets your browse over 150 hours of video from the Click Wheel, then watch it on the gorgeous 2.5", over 260,000-color display. And now iTunes has full-length feature films for your downloading pleasures.
Subscribe to free podcasts from thousands of choices
The iTunes Podcast Directory features thousands of free podcasts - radio-style shows you subscribe to - including favorites from such big names as ABC News, Adam Curry, ESPN, KCRW, WGBH and many more. Browse and subscribe to podcasts, then sync them to your iPod and listen anywhere. Thanks to new video support, even video podcasts sync to go. And all your podcasts appear in their own menus under Music and Videos, so you can navigate them easily.
Keep your calendar and contacts at hand
Ever forgotten an audition time or wished you had the bass player's home address handy? Good thing the new iPod lets you take all your calendars and contacts with you wherever you go. With support for Address Book and iCal on the Mac and Outlook or Outlook Express on the PC, as well as industry-standard vCalendar and vCard files, iTunes syncs your calendars and contacts to your iPod so you can access everything with a quick spin of the Click Wheel.
Store up to 25,000 photos
iPod holds up to 25,000 photos you can sync from your Mac or Windows PC via iTunes. Use the Click Wheel to scroll through photo thumbnails the same way you scroll through song titles. To see a photo full-screen, click the center button. You can even view photo slideshows - complete with music - on iPod or on a TV via the optional video cable. Select Slideshow Settings, choose the transition effect and the music, then start the show.
Audiobooks, world clock, and more
The digital shelves of the iTunes Music Store are stocked with more than 11,000 audiobooks - including such exclusives as the entire Harry Potter series - so you can download what you want, sync to your iPod and catch up on your reading. The new iPod's nifty World Clock lets you check the time everywhere, fall asleep to music and wake up to it, too. Open more than one World Clock to scroll between as many time zones as you choose. The clock faces even appear white or black to indicate day or night in different time zones. The new Screen Lock lets you spin the Click Wheel to choose a four-digit combination and protect your iPod from prying eyes. Store Notes that sync all your to-do lists. Or use the built-in Stopwatch to log your best times. And when it's finally time to play, the new iPod features four fun games: Music Quiz, Solitaire, Brick and Parachute.
- Latest generation iPod with video capability
- 2.5" full color display
- Up to 6.5 hours of video playback, 20 hours of music playback
- Easy access to music, video, photos, audiobooks, podcasts
- Huge library of available content