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New iPods are out, new ipod are out
germanjulian
post Sep 5 2007, 20:18
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nice is all I can see (lol I mean say). If sound quality is the same as 5g then I will get the "classic" version with 160GB. that will finally store all my music colletion smile.gif

http://www.apple.com/


ahh dam it just got one. for 200 and 160GB I am happy now. I also engraved it with: My music is best understood by children and animals.

I listen to some weird stuff

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kornchild2002
post Sep 11 2007, 17:15
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It is unknown if the iPods will work with Windows 2000 using 3rd party software. However, iTunes 7.4 simply will not install and won't work with Win2k. So right now, the new iPods cannot work under Windows 2000. There might be some 3rd party programs that come out later down the line but nothing is known right now.

Many people on iLounge are complaining about that but I don't think it is a big deal. Windows 2000 was released 7-8 years ago (I remember buying a PC back in 1999 that came with Windows 2000) so it is pretty old. Most of the PC market is running Windows XP and newer computers are running Vista. I don't think Apple is asking too much from their users by requiring them to spend less than $100 to upgrade to Windows XP Pro.

Then again, many people have been running Windows 2000 for many, many years now and are happy with it. I guess we can't expect Apple to support the aged OS forever.
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Viv Savage
post Sep 12 2007, 09:31
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QUOTE (kornchild2002 @ Sep 11 2007, 18:15) *
It is unknown if the iPods will work with Windows 2000 using 3rd party software.
With my current iPod I am using Red Chair's Anapod. You can find this at http://www.redchairsoftware.com/anapod/featpw.php. It has the added benefit of being able to move mp3s back to the hard disc which was the prime reason I bought it to begin with. I don't know whether the program has been updated to include the latest batch of iPods, but they say they support all of them.

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Many people on iLounge are complaining about that but I don't think it is a big deal. Windows 2000 was released 7-8 years ago (I remember buying a PC back in 1999 that came with Windows 2000) so it is pretty old. Most of the PC market is running Windows XP and newer computers are running Vista. I don't think Apple is asking too much from their users by requiring them to spend less than $100 to upgrade to Windows XP Pro.

Then again, many people have been running Windows 2000 for many, many years now and are happy with it. I guess we can't expect Apple to support the aged OS forever.
Microsoft still supports it, so in my opinion it could be supported by thrid party developers as well. Then again, it is Apple's choice whether they'll support it or not...
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post Sep 13 2007, 16:31
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QUOTE (Viv Savage @ Sep 12 2007, 10:31) *
QUOTE (kornchild2002 @ Sep 11 2007, 18:15) *
It is unknown if the iPods will work with Windows 2000 using 3rd party software.
With my current iPod I am using Red Chair's Anapod. You can find this at http://www.redchairsoftware.com/anapod/featpw.php. It has the added benefit of being able to move mp3s back to the hard disc which was the prime reason I bought it to begin with. I don't know whether the program has been updated to include the latest batch of iPods, but they say they support all of them.

Ah OK, so if I use Anapod or e.g. a music player like Winamp that supports syncing to portables, I can fill up the iPod also WITHOUT having iTunes installed on my computer, right? (Of course, provided that these third party tools are updated to work with the newest iPods, but they probably will, won't they?)


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post Sep 28 2007, 16:53
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QUOTE (sTisTi @ Sep 13 2007, 09:31) *
Ah OK, so if I use Anapod or e.g. a music player like Winamp that supports syncing to portables, I can fill up the iPod also WITHOUT having iTunes installed on my computer, right? (Of course, provided that these third party tools are updated to work with the newest iPods, but they probably will, won't they?)


Yes, that is correct. I think some 3rd party apps have already been upgraded to support the 3G iPod nano and iPod classic (forget about iPod touch support). The only problem with 3rd party apps is that you don't get full syncing, they can only really sync music to the iPod. If you want video, game, and photo syncing then you must use iTunes.
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- germanjulian   New iPods are out   Sep 5 2007, 20:18
- - goodnews   Apple either refreshed or added to entire iPod lin...   Sep 5 2007, 20:54
|- - loophole   QUOTE (goodnews @ Sep 5 2007, 11:54) Also...   Sep 5 2007, 22:16
- - Sebastian Mares   Was just about to post the information mainly beca...   Sep 5 2007, 21:44
|- - kornchild2002   QUOTE (Sebastian Mares @ Sep 5 2007, 14:4...   Sep 6 2007, 01:43
- - jarsonic   I sincerely doubt it. I think it's just that ...   Sep 5 2007, 21:54
|- - Sebastian Mares   QUOTE (jarsonic @ Sep 5 2007, 22:54) I si...   Sep 5 2007, 22:46
|- - Light-Fire   QUOTE (jarsonic @ Sep 5 2007, 15:54) I si...   Sep 6 2007, 01:51
|- - kornchild2002   QUOTE (Light-Fire @ Sep 5 2007, 18:5...   Sep 6 2007, 01:56
- - germanjulian   and dont forget 160GB ipod classic is cheap com...   Sep 5 2007, 22:30
- - kanak   Just ordered a 160 GB ipod, even though the new zu...   Sep 5 2007, 22:41
- - martin2048   Can someone workout the Low frequency cutoff of th...   Sep 6 2007, 00:27
- - kwanbis   can somebody help me convince my wife that 900 pes...   Sep 6 2007, 00:46
- - Fuchal   Of course they have gapless playback.   Sep 6 2007, 01:48
- - Cyaneyes   Guys, I don't think "skip-free playback...   Sep 6 2007, 01:58
- - Canar   I can't believe Apple is charging for ringtone...   Sep 6 2007, 02:10
|- - kwanbis   QUOTE (Canar @ Sep 6 2007, 01:10) I can...   Sep 6 2007, 05:00
|- - loophole   QUOTE (Canar @ Sep 5 2007, 17:10) I can...   Sep 6 2007, 10:31
- - dB   Hi guys. About new iPods: what are their S/N rati...   Sep 6 2007, 02:40
|- - AndyCar   QUOTE (dB @ Sep 6 2007, 05:40) Hi guys. ...   Sep 11 2007, 14:22
|- - loophole   QUOTE (AndyCar @ Sep 11 2007, 05:22) QUOT...   Sep 12 2007, 10:21
|- - Whelkman   QUOTE (loophole @ Sep 12 2007, 05:21) I j...   Sep 13 2007, 06:24
- - ShowsOn   I'm very dissapointed that there isn't a h...   Sep 6 2007, 05:44
- - gonza   QUOTE (kwanbis @ Sep 5 2007, 20:46) can s...   Sep 6 2007, 06:15
- - rudefyet   I'll be picking up a 160GB Classic this weeken...   Sep 6 2007, 06:15
|- - germanjulian   QUOTE (rudefyet @ Sep 6 2007, 06:15) I...   Sep 6 2007, 07:02
- - skamp   And again, the prices in euros are ridiculous comp...   Sep 6 2007, 07:51
|- - kwanbis   QUOTE (skamp @ Sep 6 2007, 06:51) And aga...   Sep 6 2007, 18:01
- - SiriusB   I don't suppose these new ipods play FLAC file...   Sep 6 2007, 08:52
- - Sebastian Mares   No, neither do they play HE-AAC.   Sep 6 2007, 08:58
- - PlazzTT   Should Rockbox still work on the new 160GB classic...   Sep 6 2007, 10:13
|- - ShowsOn   QUOTE (PlazzTT @ Sep 6 2007, 18:13) Shoul...   Sep 6 2007, 11:53
- - Sebastian Mares   The Touch yes, but I don't think it's the ...   Sep 6 2007, 10:49
- - PlazzTT   Great. Someone on Wikipedia has taken the liberty ...   Sep 6 2007, 13:10
- - jarsonic   Well, it does have a new UI, a new enclosure, etc....   Sep 6 2007, 13:53
- - kornchild2002   I don't think the iPod classic is a new genera...   Sep 6 2007, 16:15
- - AtaqueEG   I will get the 80GB one. The battery in my 5th gen...   Sep 6 2007, 18:39
- - kwanbis   it just reads any image file on the folder of the ...   Sep 6 2007, 18:48
|- - AtaqueEG   QUOTE (kwanbis @ Sep 6 2007, 11:48) it ju...   Sep 6 2007, 19:08
|- - bawjaws   QUOTE (AtaqueEG @ Sep 6 2007, 10:08) QUOT...   Sep 11 2007, 15:13
- - Ron Jones   QUOTE (kornchild2002 @ Sep 6 2007, 07:15)...   Sep 6 2007, 19:58
|- - kornchild2002   QUOTE (Ron Jones @ Sep 6 2007, 12:58) I s...   Sep 6 2007, 20:08
|- - goodnews   I edited my previous post in this thread with this...   Sep 6 2007, 21:06
- - sTisTi   The Apple pages list as minimum requirements for W...   Sep 11 2007, 15:29
- - kornchild2002   It is unknown if the iPods will work with Windows ...   Sep 11 2007, 17:15
|- - Viv Savage   QUOTE (kornchild2002 @ Sep 11 2007, 18:15...   Sep 12 2007, 09:31
||- - sTisTi   QUOTE (Viv Savage @ Sep 12 2007, 10:31) Q...   Sep 13 2007, 16:31
|||- - Viv Savage   QUOTE (sTisTi @ Sep 13 2007, 17:31) Ah OK...   Sep 14 2007, 09:38
||||- - Jebus   QUOTE (Viv Savage @ Sep 14 2007, 02:38) Q...   Sep 17 2007, 22:04
|||- - kornchild2002   QUOTE (sTisTi @ Sep 13 2007, 09:31) Ah OK...   Sep 28 2007, 16:53
||- - Jebus   QUOTE (Viv Savage @ Sep 12 2007, 02:31) M...   Sep 13 2007, 22:29
|- - Whelkman   QUOTE (kornchild2002 @ Sep 11 2007, 12:15...   Sep 13 2007, 05:55
- - germanjulian   GOT my iPod 160GB today. cleaned my itunes libary/...   Sep 12 2007, 13:59
- - germanjulian   lets keep the discussion on ipods not "magic...   Sep 13 2007, 10:20
|- - kanak   QUOTE (germanjulian @ Sep 13 2007, 05:20)...   Sep 13 2007, 14:12
- - germanjulian   ipod sound measurements http://homepage.mac.com/m...   Sep 13 2007, 21:21
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