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Things You Need to Know About Buying Apple iPod Nano 4th Generation MP3 Players on eBay

The Apple iPod Nano 4th generation is an mp3 player with a bright LED display capable of up to 24 hours of battery life for listening to music. Here are some questions that you might ask before buying a new or preowned Apple iPod Nano 4th generation MP3 player on eBay.

What are some features added to the Apple iPod Nano 4th generation?

The 4th generation iPod Nano is slightly thinner than previous generations, and it features a slightly curved, wraparound display. The 4th generation iPod Nano supports Nike + iPod, FM radio tagging with the Apple Radio remote, and Genius, which is an algorithm that builds custom playlists for you automatically based on what types of music you listen to. There is also a unique built-in game called iQuiz, which features music and movie trivia.

Sizes and colours available for the iPod Nano 4th generation

The iPod Nano 4th gen is available in the following nine colours: silver, black, blue, pink, purple, green, orange, yellow, and red. There are two storage sizes: the iPod 4th generation Nano 16GB or the iPod 4th generation Nano 8GB. The storage sizes amount to 2,000 to 4,000 songs or 8 to 16 hours of video. The size of the device is 3.6 inches by 1.5 inches with a 2-inch display screen.

What controls does the iPod Nano 4th generation have?

The click wheel is the main device control, and it gives you the ability to access the menu, rewind, forward, play and pause as well as skip songs. The only other external control on the device is the hold switch at the top, which keeps the click wheel from performing involuntary functions. The Nano 4th generation also has the "shuffle" feature, which allows you to shake the device to switch songs. The iPod Nano display is able to be viewed either horizontally or vertically simply by rotating the device.

Will the Apple iPod Nano 4th generation sync with your computer?

The iPod Nano will sync to a computer through the iTunes program. In order for your computer to be able to recognize the Apple iPod Nano 4th gen, it will need to have a compatible operating system, which includes:

  • Mac: Mac OS X v10.4.11 or newer with iTunes 8 or newer and at least one USB 2.0 port.
  • Windows: Windows Vista, XP, or newer OS with iTunes 8 or newer and at least one USB 2.0 port.
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