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Bold Colors, Thinner Than Ever, and Packed with Features: Check Out the New iPods

March 11, 2009--Apple launched the third generation of iPod shuffle, featuring VoiceOver technology, the ability to house multiple playlists, a smaller form factor, and much more. Check them out.

On September 9, 2008, Apple launched a host of new iPods. First up is a refreshed nano in 8 GB and 16 GB capacities and nine new colors.* The nano now features a built-in accelerometer, so you can rotate the screen to watch videos in widescreen. The new nanos also let you shake them to switch songs.

Next up, a newly redesigned iPod touch, still in 8 GB, 16 GB, and 32 GB capacities. New features include a built-in speaker as well as a contoured, polished stainless steel design. Third, the iPod classic is now available in 120 GB of storage--that's 30,000 songs or 150 hours of video. It's available in black and silver. And finally, the new shuffle is available in black and silver, or the the second-generation shuffle comes in bright blue, bright green, and pink.*

All of the new iPods--almost 30 in all--come with the new Genius Playlist feature that finds the songs in your music library that go great together and makes a Genius Playlist for you. It's like having your own highly intelligent, personal DJ. Find out everything there is to know about these new iPods on the product detail pages.

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* does not carry the red iPod nano or iPod shuffle, both of which are available exclusively at