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How numerous songs does every iPod, iPod mini, iPod nano, iPod touch, and also iPod shuffle hold?

The maximum number of songs that every iPod is qualified of storing different upon the size of songs, document type, format, and encoding used. Using the iPod to host photos and also videos (when applicable), similarly can mitigate the variety of songs the iPod can store.

However, the volume of every iPod in gigabytes, together with the to apologize estimated variety of songs the each deserve to hold, is detailed below:

iPod Name

Capacity (GB)

Estimated Songs

iPod (Original/Scroll)

5 GB, 10 GB

1000, 2000*

iPod 2nd Gen

5, 10, 20 GB

1000, 2000, 4000*

10, 15, 30 GB

2500, 3700, 7500

10, 20, 40 GB

2500, 5000, 10,000

15, 20, 40 GB

3700, 5000, 10,000

iPod 4th Gen

20 GB, 40 GB

5000, 10,000

iPod U2 (4th Gen)

20 GB

5000

iPod photograph (30)

30 GB

7,500

iPod picture (40/60)

40 GB, 60 GB

10,000, 15,000

iPod color Display

20 GB, 60 GB

5,000, 15,000

iPod U2 (Color)

20 GB

5,000

iPod 5th Gen (Video)

30 GB, 60 GB

7500, 15,000

iPod U2 5th Gen

30 GB

7500

iPod fifth Gen amplified

30 GB, 80 GB

7500, 20,000

iPod U2 5th Gen (E)

30 GB

7500

iPod classic (Orig)

80 GB, 160 GB

20,000, 40,000

iPod standard (2008)

120 GB

30,000

iPod classic (2009)

160 GB

40,000

iPod mini

4 GB

1000

iPod mini 2nd Gen

4 GB, 6 GB

1000, 1500

iPod nano

1 GB, 2 GB, 4 GB

240, 500, 1000

iPod nano 2nd Gen

2 GB, 4 GB, 8 GB

500, 1000, 2000

iPod nano 2nd Gen RED

4 GB, 8 GB

1000, 2000

iPod nano third Gen

4 GB, 8 GB

1000, 2000

iPod nano 4th Gen

8 GB, 16 GB

2000, 4000

iPod nano fifth Gen

8 GB, 16 GB

2000, 4000

iPod nano sixth Gen

8 GB, 16 GB

2000, 4000†

iPod shuffle

512 MB, 1 GB

120, 240

iPod shuffle 2nd Gen

1 GB, 2 GB

240, 500

iPod shuffle third Gen

4 GB

1000

iPod shuffle 3rd Gen (C)

2 GB, 4 GB

500, 1000

iPod shuffle fourth Gen

2 GB

500†

iPod touch

8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB

1750, 3500, 7000

iPod touch second Gen

8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB

1750, 3500, 7000

iPod touch 3rd Gen

8 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB

1750, 7000, 14,000

iPod touch 4th Gen

8 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB

1750, 7000, 14,000†

iPod touch "4.5" Gen

8 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB

1750, 7000, 14,000†

* Apple estimated the song capacity that the first and second generation iPod making use of the 160-Kbps MP3 format. These documents are bigger than the 128-Kbps AAC layout used to estimate the volume of subsequent iPod models.

† Interestingly, Apple walk not carry out "official" approximates for song capacity, photograph capacity and video clip capacity for these models. However, as as whole capacities of this models are unchanged from earlier models, these approximates still room worthwhile to acquire a basic idea of warehouse capacity.

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