About the iPod classic

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As part of the iPod family of portable media players, the iPod classic was the original player that began the long heralded success story of the iPod family. The original iteration of the iPod classic being the first ‘iPod’, it was rebranded as the iPod classic in its 6th generation. The iPod classic 2nd generation embodies all the best basics of the iPod family line that came after it, boasting tremendous capacity, long battery life, with audio and video play back. The father of the iPod family has much to be proud of his lineage.

Measuring 4.1 inches tall and 2.4 inches wide and weighing 4.9 ounces, the iPod classic is still slender enough to fit in your hands and in your pocket. Available in two elegant colors, the iPod classic is truly and eye-catcher with its sleek, all-metal enclosure composed of anodized aluminum and polished stainless steel. And with its 2.5-inch display that supports 320x240 pixel resolution, you are sure to have a vivid viewing experience as you watch favorite videos, music, and TV shows.

With 160 GB of storage space, the iPod classic can definitely hold all the songs, videos and photos in your library. Up to 40,000 songs, 200 hours of video, 25,000 photos can be stored in this bad boy. So if you’re a person who can’t get enough of music and movies, the classic will provide you more than enough to last a lifetime.

With all the songs and videos that you’ll be storing, it would definitely take some time to find each one. Thankfully, it’s really easy to find these in an iPod classic. Using your Click Wheel, you can quickly browse
through your music collection with Cover Flow. In addition, you can sync the photos that you have in your Mac or iPhoto to your iPod classic. So while you’re listening to your favorite songs, you can also check out some of your photos as well.

When it comes to battery power, the iPod classic won’t disappoint you. When fully charged, you can enjoy up to 30 hours of audio playback time and 6 hours of video playback. This enables you to enjoy your favorite tracks all day long and finish two to three movies with no disruption.

Similar to the iPod nano and iPod touch, the iPod classic also boasts of a Genius feature which acts as your own personal DJ mix master. It works by constructing a playlist based on the music you’ve been listening to. It selects the songs that go great with your current tracks as it assembles a new Genius playlist. So if you’re listening to one of your favorite songs and you want to hear other tracks that are similar to it, just a few clicks and the Genius feature will do the work for you. You can also sync your iPod classic to iTunes so the Genius feature can automatically search your library to create the perfect mix.

Truly, the iPod classic is a must-have for all people who want to have their entire media library in their pockets. But aside from its massive storage space, battery life and long video and audio playback times, one cannot deny the elegance that this iPod exudes. And for the grand daddy of all iPods, you can be sure that the classic is here to stay.