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iPod classic (6G iPod) 80GB

At a Glance
  • Apple 80GB iPod classic (6G, late 2007)

    Macworld Rating

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At a Glance
  • Macworld Rating

    Pros

    • Sound as good as previous full-sized iPod
    • Attractively priced with good price per gigabyte
    • Bright, clear screen
    • Improved user interface
    • Good battery life
    • Includes three new games

    Cons

    • Interface slower than 5G iPod
    • Can’t use previously purchased games
    • Cover Flow not terribly helpful
    • Incompatible with many existing dock-connector accessories
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