Friday, September 22, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
iPhone 8 Teardown
Uber Lost License to Operate in London
Globalfoundries Asks EU to Probe TSMC
Facebook to Provide Congress With Ads Linked to Russian Internet Research Agency
Casio Announces Connected Watches For Men's G-SHOCK G-STEEL Line
AMD Said to Make AI Chip for Tesla
Mercedes to Invest $1 Billion in Alabama Electric Vehicle Factory
Your Next Smartphone's GPS Will be Extremely Accurate
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Apple r...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, January 07, 2004
Apple rolls out cheaper iPod


Apple Computer Inc. said it would introduce a smaller and cheaper version of its popular iPod music player next month to challenge rivals in the market for flash-memory-based digital devices.

In a presentation at MacWorld in San Francisco, Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs said that Apple had shipped 730,000 iPod units in the most recent quarter, giving it the market-leading position among digital music players.

Apple said it had sold over 2 million iPod units since the launch of the popular digital music player, which has won a following for its huge storage capacity and sleek design.

The iPod has also received a boost from Apple's online music store, iTunes, which the company said has sold more than 30 million songs -- an increase of 5 million tracks from the sales numbers announced by the company less than a month ago.

The new "iPod mini" will be priced at $249 -- $50 cheaper than the current entry-level iPod.

The device, smaller than most cell phones, will offer 4 gigabytes of storage -- enough to hold about 1,000 songs -- and will be sold in five colors, Jobs said.

Analysts had widely expected Apple to introduce a cheaper iPod to head off competition from cheaper, flash-memory based music players, especially for a younger consumers.

In his presentation, Jobs said that the company would phase out its entry-level 10-gigabyte iPod and offer a 15 gigabyte model instead for the same price of $299.

The prices on the 20-gigabyte iPod and the top-of-the-line 40-gigabyte model, which is able to hold about 10,000 songs, remained at $399 and $499 respectively.

Specifications:

- Hard Disc: 4GB
- Supported formats: AAC, MP3, Audio AIFF (only Mac), WAV
- Display: Liquid crystal 1.67 inches, 138x110 dots
- PC interface: IEEE 1394 (cable attached) USB 2.0 (cable attached)
- Playback time: About 8 hours
- Remote control: optional
- Dimensions: 50.8x12.7x91.4mm (W x D x H)
- Weight: 102g (battery included)


Previous
Next
CyberLink PowerProducer 2 Gold supports multiple dvd formats        All News        CyberLink PowerProducer 2 Gold supports multiple dvd formats
CyberLink PowerProducer 2 Gold supports multiple dvd formats     Optical Storage News      CyberLink PowerProducer 2 Gold supports multiple dvd formats

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Apple to Fix Watch Series 3 Battery and LTE Connectivity Issues
iOS 11 is Available on Tuesday
Apple Unveils iPhone X, iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, Apple TV 4K and Apple Watch 3
Apple's New Flagship iPhone to Be Called 'iPhone X'
Judge Clears Apple to Sue Qualcomm
Apple and Accenture Partner to Create iOS Business Solutions
Apple to Hold iPhone Event on September 12th
Apple is Getting Serious in TV Shows and Film Prospect
ITC to Investigate Apple
New Apple Patent Describes How a front-facing camera and Sensors Take Health Measurements
HomePod code: Dual 4K Cameras for New iPhone and 4K AppleTV with HDR10 Support
Apple to Add LTE Connectivity to Watches

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .