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How do I know if my iPod Classic is 6th or 7th generation?

How do I know if my iPod Classic is 6th or 7th generation?

Look up your iPod by model number.

  1. Find your iPod’s model number (the five-character code next to “Model” on the back of your iPod).
  2. Press Ctrl + F (Windows) or ⌘ Command + F (Mac) to open the “Find” window on the Apple website.
  3. Type in your iPod’s model number.
  4. Find the generation heading above the number.

How many iPod Classic generations are there?

six generations
There were six generations of the iPod Classic, as well as a spin-off (the iPod Photo) that was later re-integrated into the main iPod line.

Does Apple still make iPod Classic?

Apple discontinued the iPod classic line more than a decade ago. The iPod classic was introduced in 2009 and discontinued in 2014, and the iPod nano and iPod shuffle were discontinued in 2017. The only iPod that Apple still sells is the iPod touch (7th generation).

How do you charge an old iPod classic?

If you want to charge iPod classic when you’re away from your computer, you can purchase the Apple USB Power Adapter. To charge the battery using the Apple USB Power Adapter: 1 Connect the iPod Dock Connector to USB 2.0 Cable to the power adapter, and plug the other end of the cable into iPod classic.

Why was the iPod Classic discontinued?

According to Apple CEO Tim Cook, the iPod classic was discontinued because Apple was no longer able to source the necessary parts from anywhere in the world. The company does not have plans to reintroduce the iPod classic due to a shrinking audience and the engineering costs that would be needed for a new version.

What is the highest capacity iPod?

iPods have plenty of storage space. The iPod shuffle has a 2GB capacity; the nano holds 8 to 16 GB; the iPod touch comes in 8, 32 or 64 GB capacities; and the classic holds a whopping 160 GB.

What was the very first iPod?

First iPod Released. Apple introduced the first-generation iPod on October 23, 2001, with the slogan “1,000 songs in your pocket”. The first iPod had a black and white LCD (liquid-crystal display) screen and featured a 5 GB hard drive capable of storing 1,000 songs encoded using MP3 and was priced at US$399.

What was the original price of an iPod?

Read on: First generation iPods: First announced on October 23, 2001, the original iPod was available for $399 with a 5 GB hard drive. Critics panned the unit’s price, but the iPod was an instant hit in the marketplace. A 10 GB version ($499) was announced in March 2002, and a 20 GB version in July…