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iPod shuffle

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At a Glance

Apple's first flash-based music player features circular, clickable controls but no screen. A switch on the back lets you choose between Shuffle and Play in Order modes. The 1GB player holds an estimated 240 songs.

Price when rated: $149

Pros

  • Good sound
  • Inexpensive
  • Easy iTunes controls
  • Good battery life

Cons

  • No display
  • Connecting to some computers requires add-on accessories
  • LEDs can be cryptic
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At a Glance

Apple's first flash-based music player features circular, clickable controls but no screen. A switch on the back lets you choose between Shuffle and Play in Order modes. The 512MB player holds an estimated 120 songs.

Price when rated: $99

Pros

  • Good sound
  • Inexpensive
  • Easy iTunes controls
  • Good battery life

Cons

  • No display
  • Connecting to some computers requires add-on accessories
  • LEDs can be cryptic
 Compare

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