iPod nano, third-generation (3G) 8GB

by Apple


80GB iPod classic (3G, Late 2007)

by Apple


8GB iPod touch (1G, Late 2007)

by Apple


16GB iPod touch (fourth generation)

by Apple

Price Best Price: $160.00
  • Very good sound quality, excellent battery life
  • All the features of the iPod classic—including video playback, video output, and games—in a smaller, less-expensive, and flash-memory-based player
  • Bright, clear screen
  • Improved user interface
  • Includes three new games
  • Sound as good as previous full-sized iPod
  • Attractively priced with good price per gigabyte
  • Excellent battery life
  • Bright, clear screen
  • Improved user interface
  • Includes three new games
  • Web browsing and YouTube video on an iPod
  • Beautiful and intuitive interface
  • ITunes Wi-Fi Music Store is fleet over fast Wi-Fi and very convenient
  • Extra applications useful
  • Incompatible with some existing dock-connector accessories
  • Can’t use previously-purchased games
  • Shiny back surface not as rugged as anodized metal of previous version
  • New visuals-heavy interface slowed by album art
  • Cover Flow performance limited
  • Sluggish interface and unresponsive to controls
  • Can't use previously purchased games
  • Cover Flow not terribly helpful
  • Incompatible with many existing dock-connector accessories
  • No calendar event editing
  • Darkly lit video and photos lack detail
  • Incompatible with old video accessories
  • No external volume controls or support for remote control
At A Glance



Part Number MB249LLA      


Display type Color      

Ports and Connections

USB Yes      
Firewire No      
Microphone input No      
Line Out No      
Headphone Jack Yes      
USB Host Adapter No      
Wireless connection       Wi-Fi


Weight 0.11  pounds      
Width       2.3  inches
Depth       0.3  inches
Height       4.4  inches

Supported Video Formats

H.264 Yes     Yes
MPEG4 |Yes     Yes
Motion JPEG       Yes

Supported Image Formats

BMP Yes      
GIF Yes      
JPG Yes      
PNG Yes      

Supported Audio Formats

AAC Yes     Yes
Apple Lossless Yes     Yes
AIFF Yes     Yes
Audible Yes     Yes
WAV Yes     Yes
MP3 Yes     Yes

Included Software

Rhapsody No      
Included Software |      
Itunes Yes      
Napster No      


Battery Type       Lithium ion



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