In his MacWorld Expo keynote today, Steve Jobs introduced the iPod shuffle.
Apple introduces iPod Shuffle…flash based player. Smaller than most packs of gum.
Weighs the same as 4 quarters (less than 1 ounce).
Volume/Up dow. Simple LED to provide feedback. No display.
Either shuffle or album-based playback.
USB 2 transfer connector under connector at the bottom. 12-hour rechargeable battery. Mac/PC compatible.
Ships with a laynard that connects directly to bottom connector for easy carrying.
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iPod shuffle features new iTunes with auto-fill that will automatically select songs for iPod shuffle. Can also be used at flash storage device.
iPod shuffle in two versions: 512MB ($99) and 1GB ($149). Neon green box. Now shipping.
Apple offers four accessories: Dock, Battery extender (20hours of battery life), Car adapter–each $29. Due in next four weeks