yellownano Apple Officially Introduced iPod Nano & Touch in Singapore

 

Apple today introduced the new fourth generation iPod® nano, the thinnest iPod ever featuring a sleek new design with a curved aluminum and glass enclosure, in nine vibrant colors. The new iPod nano is available immediately for a suggested price of S$ 248 for the 8GB model and S$ 328 for the 16GB model. Apple also today introduced the second generation iPod® touch featuring an amazingly thin contoured metal design, a gorgeous 3.5-inch widescreen glass display, 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi wireless networking, integrated volume control buttons, a built-in speaker for casual listening, a built-in accelerometer and other advanced sensors, and Apple’s revolutionary Multi-Touch™ user interface. The new iPod touch is available immediately for a suggested price of S$ 388 for the 8GB model, S$ 498 for the 16GB and S$ 648 for the 32GB model.

Apple Introduces New iPod nano

Fourth Generation iPod nano Features Apple’s New Genius
Technology

Apple® today introduced the new fourth generation iPod® nano, the thinnest
iPod ever featuring a sleek new design with a curved aluminum and glass
enclosure, in nine vibrant colors. The new iPod nano incorporates Apple’s
breakthrough Genius technology which automatically creates playlists from songs
in your music library that go great together, with just one click. The new iPod
nano also features a refined user interface, a high resolution portrait display
and a built-in accelerometer which automatically switches to Cover Flow® when
rotated and automatically goes into Shuffle™ mode when lightly shaken. The new
iPod nano gives users up to 24 hours of music playback or four hours of video
playback and is available worldwide immediately in an 8GB model for just S$ 248
and a 16GB model for just S$ 328. Both models come in silver, purple, blue,
green, orange, yellow, pink, (PRODUCT) RED* and black.

“The iPod nano is the world’s most popular music player and we’ve made it even
better for this holiday season,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO. “We think users
are going to love the amazing new design, the automatic Genius playlist
creation, as well as automatically going into Cover Flow with just a turn of the
wrist.”

The new iPod nano—the thinnest iPod ever—features an elegant new design that
beautifully blends a brilliant two-inch display with a gorgeous curved aluminum
and glass enclosure. The new contoured design fits even more comfortably in your
hand.

iPod nano works seamlessly with iTunes® so you can import, manage and then
easily auto-sync your favorite content. With up to 24 hours of music playback or
four hours of video playback on a single charge, the new iPod nano is the
ultra-portable way to enjoy your favorite music, movies and games on the go. The
16GB model holds up to 4,000 songs, 14,000 photos and 16 hours of video, and the
8GB model holds up to 2,000 songs, 7,000 photos and eight hours of video.**

The new iPod nano works with the new iTunes 8 Genius feature, allowing customers
to automatically create playlists while on-the-go with their iPod nano. Users
can preview the playlist Genius creates, refresh the list to choose different
songs and save Genius playlists to enjoy again later.

The iPod is the world’s most popular family of digital music players with over
160 million sold. Apple’s incredible new lineup includes the iPod shuffle in
four vivid new colors starting at just S$ 78; the iPod classic in one slimline
model with 50 percent more capacity for the same great price—120GB of storage
for just S$ 398; the fourth generation iPod nano featuring a gorgeous curved
aluminum and curved glass enclosure, in nine vibrant colors starting at S$ 248;
and the second generation iPod touch now starting at just S$ 388. iPod owners can
choose from a vast ecosystem of accessories with over 5,000 products made
specifically for the iPod including speaker systems, fitness accessories,
fashionable cases and iPod connectivity available in over 90 percent of new car
models sold in the US.

Pricing & Availability
The new iPod nano is available immediately for a suggested price of S$ 248 for
the 8GB model and S$ 328 for the 16GB model through the Apple Online Store® (www.apple.com.sg/store)
and Apple Authorized Resellers. Both capacities come in silver, blue, purple,
green, orange, yellow, pink, (PRODUCT) RED* and black. iPod nano requires a Mac®
with a USB 2.0 port, Mac OS® X v10.4.11 or later and iTunes 8; or a Windows PC
with a USB 2.0 port and Windows Vista or Windows XP Home or Professional
(Service Pack 3) or later and iTunes 8.

Apple Introduces New iPod touch

The Funnest iPod Ever—Perfect for Music, Movies & Games

Apple® today introduced the second generation iPod® touch featuring an
amazingly thin contoured metal design, a gorgeous 3.5-inch widescreen glass
display, 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi wireless networking, integrated volume control
buttons, a built-in speaker for casual listening, a built-in accelerometer and
other advanced sensors, and Apple’s revolutionary Multi-Touch™ user interface.
iPod touch, now available for just S$ 388 for the 8GB model, is perfect for
playing music, movies and games.

“iPod touch is the funnest iPod we’ve ever created,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s
CEO. “Users can listen to millions of songs, watch thousands of Hollywood movies
and now, thanks to the App Store, download and play hundreds of great games on
their iPod touch.”

The new iPod touch is smaller and lighter than the original, with a sleek new
design that features a contoured metal enclosure with integrated volume control
buttons and a brilliant 3.5-inch widescreen glass display. With its rounded
edges, flush display and curved, more compact design, the new iPod touch is more
comfortable to hold and more portable than ever.

iPod touch users can choose from hundreds of exciting game titles such as “Spore
Origins” and “Scrabble” from Electronic Arts, and “Real Football 2009” from
Gameloft available on iTunes or directly through the App Store* application on
the iPod touch. The revolutionary App Store works over Wi-Fi, enabling users to
browse, purchase and wirelessly download applications directly onto their iPod
touch and start using them instantly. The App Store features an incredible array
of applications in a wide variety of categories, including games, travel,
entertainment, social networking, sports and much more.

iPod touch works seamlessly with iTunes so you can import, manage, and then
easily auto-sync your favorite content. With up to 36 hours of music playback or
six hours of video playback on a single charge, the new iPod touch is the
ultra-portable way to enjoy your favorite music, movies and games on the go. The
32GB model holds up to 7,000 songs, 25,000 photos or 40 hours of video; the 16GB
model holds up to 3,500 songs, 20,000 photos or 20 hours of video, and the 8GB
model holds up to 1,750 songs, 10,000 photos and 10 hours of video.**

The new iPod touch works with the new iTunes 8 Genius feature, allowing
customers to automatically create playlists while on the go. Users can preview
the playlist Genius creates, refresh the list to choose different songs and save
Genius playlists to enjoy again later.

The new iPod touch also features built-in Nike + iPod support making it an
incredible workout companion. Users simply place the optional Nike + iPod sensor
(S$ 35) in their Nike + shoe to seamlessly connect with the new iPod touch to
track miles run or sync with the latest generation gym equipment.

The iPod is the world’s most popular family of digital music players with over
160 million sold. Apple’s incredible new lineup includes the iPod shuffle in
four vivid new colors starting at just S$ 78; the iPod classic in one slimline
model with 50 percent more capacity for the same great price—120GB of storage
for just S$ 398; the fourth generation iPod nano featuring a gorgeous curved
metal and curved glass enclosure, in nine vibrant colors starting at S$ 248; and
the second generation iPod touch now starting at just S$ 388. iPod owners can
choose from a vast ecosystem of accessories with over 5,000 products made
specifically for the iPod including speaker systems, fitness accessories,
fashionable cases and iPod connectivity available in over 90 percent of new car
models sold in the US.

Pricing & Availability
The new iPod touch is available immediately for a suggested price of S$ 388 for
the 8GB model, S$ 498 for the 16GB and S$ 648 for the 32GB model through the Apple
Online Store® (www.apple.com.sg/store) and Apple Authorized Resellers. iPod
touch requires a Mac® with a USB 2.0 port, Mac OS® X v10.4.10 or later and
iTunes 8; or a Windows PC with a USB 2.0 port and Windows Vista or Windows XP
Home or Professional (Service Pack 2) or later and iTunes 8. Existing iPod touch
users can update to the latest 2.1 software for just US$ 9.95 to add the new
Genius feature. iPod touch owners who already have the 2.0 software get the 2.1
software update for free. Simply download the latest version of iTunes onto your
Mac or PC, and purchase the 2.1 software update via iTunes.