Learn More About the 160GB Apple iPod Classic MP3 Players

Apple has made it possible for you to carry your entire music library in your pocket. The iPod Classic's 160GB hard drive holds approximately 40,000 songs, about 200 hours of video, or about 25,000 iPod-viewable photos. Portability, long battery life, and lots of storage make the 160GB Apple iPod Classic MP3 player a device that has many functionalities.

What are the specifications of the 160GB iPod Classic?

This inexpensive MP3 player is roughly the size of a stack of 20 playing cards. The case for the 160GB iPod Classic is made of aluminum and stainless steel with a sturdy plastic display. You can find this iPod new and used on eBay, where it's available in black or white. Other specifications include:

  • 4.1 inches high x 2.4 inches wide x .41 deep
  • 160GB hard drive
  • 2.5-inch diagonal screen with LED backlight
  • 4.9 ounces in weight
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
How long does the battery last on the iPod Classic?

You can reach an 80% charge in about two hours or a full charge in about four hours on your iPod classic by using the 30-pin USB-to-computer cord or the power adapter. When fully charged, your iPod Classic has a music playback time of up to 36 hours and a video playback time of up to six hours.

What are the system requirements for the 160GB iPod Classic?

You can use this iPod with either the Mac operating system or the Windows operating system. The software needed to enjoy your different libraries, iTunes 9 or later, is available for both operating systems, including:

  • Mac OS X v10.4.11 or later
  • iTunes 9 or later
  • Windows Vista or XP
How do you use the 160GB iPod Classic?

Using the iPod's click wheel allows you to scroll through your libraries. You also control the settings with the click wheel. Once you?ve turned the device off, the hold button is used to prevent running the battery down. The Apple iPod Genius lets you build your own playlist. After turning Genius on, if you select a blues song, Genius will go through your song library and select similar songs. It will then build a playlist for you. You choose how you want to listen to your music.

Content provided for informational purposes only. eBay is not affiliated with or endorsed by Apple.