As anticipated, Apple unveiled the day gone by all through the keynote, two more advantageous iPod fashions.It noticed as already demonstrated by way of earlier rumors that the iPod contact right into a white gown, the sunshine of day.As well as, the iPod Nano bought a small replace and the consumer interface already leaked.Distinction, all earlier rumors of the iPod traditional is still the iPod shuffle and proceed this system of the iPod domestic, and will also be ordered as standard throughout the Apple Retailer.
As already mentioned can be purchased now the iPod touch in the white color version, which otherwise see any major changes.The new devices will be avaialble after October 12th and are supplied with the new mobile operating system iOS 5.
The iPod nano has to be noted primarily major changes in the user interface and now has larger buttons, the user can scroll through the side.Apple has also added more watches motives for the iPod nano to use the device with the appropriate accessories as a portable clock.In addition, the new model also features an improved fitness function with a built-in accelerometer.
Even with this iPod model, the prices have been improved down the 8 GB version can now be purchased already for $129 and the 16GB goes for $149 on the counter.Otherwise, there are no other changes, and also speculated the integrated camera is not offered.However, the new iPod nano can be ordered already since yesterday.
Apple has also today launched a software update for all owners of an iPod nano to activate the new features.The update directly from iTunes 1.2 can be downloaded and installed on the device.The user is free to decide whether the new User Interface will use the larger icons, or the old version.
The following functions are available through the update:
- Easier navigation using two icon sizes: large new icons and optional small icons
- Fitness function with built-in acceleration sensor can now be easily adjusted for "walking" or "running" (works even without additional hardware or by buying the Nike + iPod Sport Kit)
- Other dials
For its part, the iPod touch gets a facelift as expected (and advertised!) And is now available in two colors available: black or white. The 64GB model is priced at $399, 32GB model for $299 and the 8GB at $199.
Note that the iPod Classic, it is not crowded as one might think, remains unchanged : one single model (160GB) for one price: € 259!