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First Looks: Apple Inc. iPod touch (Third-Generation)

The third-generation iPod touch (32GB/$299, 64GB/$399) is cosmetically identical to the second-generation model, and has received only one major hardware change: the addition of a 50% faster processor set, the latter now the largest-capacity iPod touch ever sold. By comparison, the 8GB model selling for $199 appears to be unchanged from the second-generation predecessor, lacking the new processor hardware. According to an Apple representative…

First Looks: Apple Inc. iPod nano (Fifth-Generation)

The fifth-generation iPod nano ($149/8GB, $179/16GB) preserves the shape of its fourth-generation predecessor while adding six primary features: a video camera capable of having special effects applied to realtime video recordings via holding down the Click Wheel’s central button, a microphone, an internal speaker, a wider 2.2″ screen, an FM radio tuner, and a pedometer for use in exercise. The microphone and video camera are found on a chromed…