Apple iPod classic 160GB - Silver

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The Apple iPod Classic 160GB Silver offers 160GB of storage space and can hold up to 40,000 songs, 200 hours of video or 25,000 photos. The wheel on the front of the classic provides you with a simple way to browse through your content, either by playlist, artist, album, genre and more. Buy TV programmes and download video podcasts from the iTunes Store and sync them to your iPod and play it back on the vivid 2.5” display anywhere, anytime. The iPod Classic gives you approximately 36 hours of battery life.

The Apple iPod classic 160GB

Meet a musical Genius
Say you’re listening to a song you really like and want to hear other tracks that go great with it. With a few clicks, the Genius feature finds the songs in your library that go great together and makes a Genius playlist for you. You can listen to the playlist straightaway, save it for later or even refresh it and give it another go. Count on Genius to create a mix you wouldn’t have thought of yourself.

Hold everything
iPod classic gives you 160GB of storage capacity, which can hold up to 40,000 songs, 200 hours of video, 25,000 photos or any combination. And you get up to 36 hours of battery life, so you can keep on rocking for a long, long time.1

Click to enjoy
Finding exactly what you want to watch or listen to is easy. Use the Click Wheel to browse by album art with Cover Flow or navigate your songs and videos by playlist, artist, album, genre and more. You can also search for specific titles and artists. Want to mix things up? Click Shuffle Songs for a different experience every time.

Leave no tune behind
With 160GB of space, iPod classic means you can always have your entire music and video library with you.2 Carry it from the living room to a party in the garden. Or take it on a cross-country road trip and never listen to the same song twice.

Watch films and TV programmes
The vivid 2.5-inch display makes video come alive. Purchase or rent films, buy TV programmes and download video podcasts from the iTunes Store, then sync them to your iPod classic to watch anywhere, anytime.

Play iPod games
Blast through bricks and power up. Put your trivia skills to the test. Stack the cards in an old favourite. iPod classic comes with three games — Vortex, iQuiz, and Klondike. Designed specifically for the Click Wheel interface, they put hours of fun at your fingertips.

Share your photos
iPod classic uses iTunes to sync the photos you have in iPhoto on a Mac. You can view photo slideshows complete with music and transitions on iPod classic, or play them on a TV using an optional Apple component or composite AV cable.


1. Song capacity is based on four minutes per song and 128-Kbps AAC encoding; in 256-Kbps AAC format, song capacity is up to 20,000 songs; actual capacity varies by encoding method and bit rate. Video capacity is based on H.264 1.5-Mbps video at 640x480 resolution combined with 128-Kbps audio. Photo capacity is based on iPod-viewable photos transferred from iTunes. Actual capacity varies by content. Battery testing conducted by Apple in August 2009 using pre-production hardware and software. Rechargeable batteries have a limited number of charge cycles and may eventually need to be replaced (see www.apple.com/uk/support/ipod/service/battery). Battery life and number of charge cycles vary by use and settings. See www.apple.com/uk/batteries for more information.
2. 1GB = 1 billion bytes; actual formatted capacity less.

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Product Specification

Battery Life Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery (Music playback time: Up to 36 hours when fully charged; Video playback time: Up to 6 hours when fully charged)
Colour Silver
Connectivity Dock Connector, 3.5mm Stereo Headset Jack
Included Accessories iPod classic, Earphones, Dock Connector to USB Cable, Quick Start guide
Model Classic
Screen Size (Inches) 2.5
Size (mm) 103.5 x 61.8 x 10.5 mm
Manufacturer Link Apple
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Product Code: 1535274-wex Manufacturers Part Number: MC293QB/A Got a question? Get it answered...