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The 3rd generation iPod was thinner and lighter than it's previous generation thanks to the removal of the FireWire port which was replaced with a iPod Dock Connector. Four touch-sensitive, backlit action buttons were moved above the touch wheel. The 30GB version was slightly heavier and thicker at 6.2 ounces and 0.73" compared to 5.6 ounces 0.62" for the 10/15 GB versions.

Description

  • Status: Discontinued
  • Availability date: 4/2003
  • Price at launch: $299.00

Availability

  • Length: 4.1 inches
  • Width: 2.4 inches
  • Thickness: 0.73 inches
  • Weight: 0.39 pounds
  • Color: White / Silver

Hardware

  • Screen size (diagonal): 2 inches
  • Technology: LCD
  • Color depth: Black/white
  • Touchscreen type: None
  • Multitouch: No

Display

  • Wi-Fi: No
  • Bluetooth: No

Connectivity

  • Internal size: 30 GB, 15 GB, 10 GB
  • External storage: No
  • Max external size: 30 GB

Storage

  • Notable services supported: iTunes
  • Audio codecs supported: WAV, AAC, MP3, AIFF

Software

  • Video out: No
  • Headphone jack: 3.5mm
  • Data connection(s): iPod

Ports

  • Capacity: 630 mAh
  • Quoted audio time: 8 hr
  • Removable: No

Battery

Remote control, Earbud Headphones, AC Adapter, Dock Connector to FireWire, 4-pin to 6-pin FireWire adapter

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