Apple iPod touch 32GB (1st Generation)

If you are a technology lover, then Apple iPod touch 32GB 1st generation might be just the right one that you are searching for. With the commendable commitment of designers and engineers, the new Apple iPod touch feels as rich as it looks to be. The all-metal-and-glass design is gorgeous. The scratch resistant card used makes the user feel secure about his ipod. The downward facing headphone jack and volume controls are the two design aspects that distinguishes ipod touch from iphone. No other digital media can match apple ipods interface. The audio format is same as that of the previous models. The apple ipod touch 32GB 1G inherits most of its features from iphone. One of the major drawbacks that users would be unhappy with is that ipod touch is the only ipod that does not support the generic USB storage mode. The usage of high technologies such as multi touch, wireless internet access and accelerometer makes our cash worth it.

Main Features:

Home Screen:

The home screen gives an instant access to any of the features, applications, or web clip. You can customize your home screen with any applications and web clips that you choose.

Music:


With the cover flow feature in this first generation 32gb apple ipod touch, you can just flick through your music to find the album and when you do so, just a tap on the cover will flip it over to display you the track list and with another tap, your music goes on. If you want to have an idea of the lyrics, then you can even view the lyrics as you are listening to the track.

Video:

The 3.5 inch wide screen display is a visual treat that you must have not experienced in any other portable device. Enjoy any kind of video using the multi-touch touch screen technology. Just a turn is enough to switch between the wide screen and full screen. Using the optional Apple AV cable, universal dock or any other suitable video accessories, you can output video and photos to a television. This feature is absent in iphone.

App Store:


Apart from the itunes Wi-Fi, which is a media world on its own, the app store piles up hundreds of ipod touch applications on all categories such as games, photography, reference, travel etc, you can also expect a lot among to be free too. This store is a part of the iphone2.0 software update for ipod touch.

Safari:


Ipod touch is the only ipod in the world of digital media with wireless access to web. Since the safari browser is built-in, we can see the website as they are. The touch screen keyboard is used to access the web. By tapping the multi-touch touch screen, you can zoom in and out. You can also create a web clip on your home screen from any of the web sites.

Mailing:


Ipod touch can take the pride that it is the first ever ipod with email. It lets you view rich HTML mails with graphics, photos, PDF, MS office applications and iwork attachments.

Maps:

With the help of some Wi-Fi network, ipod touch finds your approximate location and can give directions from there. Using a hybrid map and satellite view, you can witness some major street names on top of their satellite images.

You Tube:


With a special built-in you tube player, you can watch featured videos and even book mark them. Hence you have got all the fun of you tube pocket sized.

Ambient light sensor:
The ambient light sensor automatically adjusts the brightness to suite your ambient light in your surroundings. And as a result of this feature, you can save your battery life efficiently.

Extras:

The photo viewer in this iPod touch 32gb first generation comes with a higher quality and with the eye pulling facilities as available in the other Apple ipods. It has a specialised built-in calendar which aids in keeping your schedules at your finger tips. You can carry your entire address book with you in your ipod touch. It stores information such as names, email address and phone numbers. All your contacts sync when you connect it to your system.

With just a tap, you can get information on stocks and weather. The ipod touch has a simple calculator , which you can update as a scientific calculator using the iphone 2.0 software update.

The new apple ipod touch 32GB makes you feel good but its price may not please you much.

Apple iPod touch 32GB(1st generation) - Technical Specification Details

iPod Type iPod Touch
Model Name Apple iPod touch 32GB (first generation)
Dimensions (HxWxD) 110 x 61.8 x 8 mm
Display 3.5 inch (diagonal) wide screen multi-touch display
Resolution 480 x 320 pixel
Interface USB 2.0
Audio formats supported ACC, MP3, MP3 VBR, audible (formats 2, 3 and 4) , WAV, AIFF, Apple lossless
Battery Built-in rechargeable lithium ion battery
Battery life 5 hrs video play back
22 hrs audio play back
Charge time Fast charge time- 1.5hrs ( charges 80% of battery capacity)
Full charge time - 3hrs
Memory capacity 32GB
Photo formats supported JPEG, GIF, BMP, TIFF, PSD (Mac only), PNG
Ports Stereo minijack (3.5 mm) / dock connector
Video formats supported MPEG-4 (mp4), h.264
Ear phones Yes (binaural stereo)
Photo viewer Yes
USB cable included Yes
Wireless internet access Yes
Special features Wi-Fi web access, multi-touch display, maps, app store, and ambient light sensor.
Mounting options Arm band
Colour Black
Included accessories Docking station adapter
Service & support 12 months parts
12 months labour
Weight 4.2 oz
Box content Apple ipod touch 32GB
Ear phones
USB2.0 cable
Dock adapter
Polishing cloth
Stand
Quick starter guide