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Happy 9th birthday, Apple iPod

On the 23rd of October 2001 Apple released their first iPod and it only connect to Macs and a 5GB hard disk. Now, 9 years later, the iPod is more than a simple audio player and its models have varied: iPod mini, iPod shuffle, iPod nano, iPod touch and iPod classic.

Here’s a video of Steve Jobs when he introduced the iPod in 2001:

And here’s the iPod’s first promotional video:

Via: Happy 9th birthday, iPod!.

What is your first iPod? Please share it in the comments. Mine was a 3rd generation white iPod.

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  1. My first iPod was a 5th generation white iPod..
    I got it from Amazon in 2006.. and I still have it, but I don’t use it anymore 😀

  2. Mine was the the “iPod Classic” way back 2007 if im not mistaken..i had an “iPod Nano 5th gen” “iPod Touch 2nd & 3rd Gen before & now having my “iPod Touch 4th gen 🙂 & hopefully if they will release the “White iPhone 4” im looking 4ward to have one..

  3. Happy Birthday iPod!
    I need to get a new one iPod(4th)……..with a free ipod video converter for Aneesoft.lol……..

  4. My first iPod was the forth generation iPod touch which I got for Xmas in 2010


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