iPod nano 6 [gallery]

He may be little, but the 2010 iPod nano 6 still looks like iOS and still acts like iOS so I'm going to show him off like he's iOS -- up against the iPhone 4 and iPod touch 4.

I'll be working on the review this weekend, so if you have any questions, leave them in the comments.

Follow along after the break for the gallery!

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Trevyn Pike says:

This is actually a very cool device...any word on an app store?

KrazyRogue says:
  • up against the iPhone 4 and iPod nano 4. Don't you mean the touch 4?
qblackman says:

When listening to an audio podcast on the Nano, can you speed up or slow down the audio like you can on the ipod?

Steven spenst says:

Do you think that it would be possible in a future firmware upgrade to allow the nano to play video?

elementbt says:

why would you want to watch video on a screen that small?

LuisPr says:

for me, the only interesting and incredibly crazy about this nano its that i want to USE IT AS A WATCH i mean how cool would it be, hah! i wear id pay for an extra belt to fit it in, and carry it like an average watch. make a review about it, if theres no belt for your arm, i swear ill design it!

Stephen says:

@LuisPr there's an arm belt for it. It's called a sweatband :)

andrsq says:

Which ipod would you buy, nano or touch??

Bxfern says:

@luispr --> RT @engadget iLoveHandles turns nano iPods into oversized watches http://bit.ly/9eunfi

Glenn#IM says:

Fairly easy choice. All you want is music, nano. Music, and everything else, iPod Touch. Music, everything else, and a phone, iPhone.

websyndicate says:

Why would they be Versus each other? Not in same cat.

E says:

How well does that clip hold? Will it hold the iPod clipped to your shirt while running?

Bobster811 says:

It holds surprisingly well
The iPod plays music videos also so I'm guessing soon u will be able to play movies
I have an iPhone 3GS and an iPod nano 6 and the lunatic watch band is a must buy

cornflower says:

i am planning to buy the new ipod touch online http://www.topincart.com/,i am crazy for the dual camera and the facetime,i think it will bring me a lot of fun ,not only games,but also other powerful functions,hope it can give me more convenient.

DonClemento says:

i just bought a nano. and i'm NOT happy with it!
it's to small for a display, you don't have all features of the nano 5 generation and you can't watch videos or podcasts!!
for just music and a radio with live pause (which feature isn't new or someting like this..) is not worth 200 euros! and the 24h of music playback is the BIOGGEST lie apple ever made!!!
in the small case, all cables are rolled, so every cable is curlier than my hair!! just not the quality of apple.. shame you apple.
@Glenn: Music, everything else, and a phone => HTC with ANDROID

Bean says:

Ok, so massive dilemma.
I had an ipod nano 4th gen i think, and i had it stolen overseas and i just got back and am in desperate need of a new one (hello insurance monies!)
I am not sure whether to get another nano or a touch.
I have a few thousand songs to put on it but i wouldnt mind using the apple apps as i do not have an iphone.
Is there a set amount of memory on the touch that is allocated to music or is it just one block of memory to do what you like with?

Selangorgirl says:

hey..they are scam. stay away from topincart or novo trade or apple2007. i've paid a month ago but still didnt get my phone. i was dealing with their customer service Tomer. they were being very nice at first. but once they get my money, my email was ignored. they dont even entertain my question anymore. they also deleted my negative comment on their website. when i ask for my tracking number, they give so many excuses. and now, they want me to pay extra for shipping... HUH

FreshyBought says:

Just bought one of these.
It's a great little thing for sport, but doesn't have any apps. However, it includes a Nike+ stepometer, which is great for workout. It is an amazing gadget, but needs a more apps, video and could be a bit bigger. Otherwise, the best about it is it's cuteness.

bookworm1990 says:

If the next generation they fix the home button issue and make more effective cases for it, I'm all over that. My 3rd generation nano is essentially for walking around campus, jogging, and chilling in my iHome. My phone is what I use for apps and such

bookworm1990 says:

And if I could watch videos

DoctorX says:

For me, the 6th Generation Nano couldn't have been any better! Just bought it and it's awesome!!
I know the video playback option unavailability is a problem for some people, but I don't watch videos on my iPod anyhow so it's not a big deal for me.. And the camera in the fifth gen is vga, it's much, much crappier than the one in my phone..
Of course, the Touch 4G is much better. It has 2 really, really great cameras and cool apps.. but you'll be like, moving with an iPhone 4 and iPod the size of it.. it's really annoying to carry something that big that doesn't have a clip.
Speaking of the iPod classic (I know it's not in this comparison but..), in my opinion, it's the worst iPod ever made! Really really big, like.. Huge! No touch screen.. I don't see why someone should buy the iPod classic while they can buy the iPod touch (which is cheaper)

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