iPod Nano 2010

Technical Specifications
Size and weight

37.5 mm (1.48 inches)
40.9 mm (1.61 inches)
8.78 mm (0.35 inches)
including clip
21.1 grams (0.74 ounces)1
10,056.3 cu mm (0.614 cu. in.)
including clip


* 8GB or 16GB flash drive2


* Accelerometer

Environmental requirements

* Operating temperature: 0° to 35° C
(32° to 95° F)
* Non-operating temperature: -20° to 45° C
(-4° to 113° F)
* Relative humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing
* Maximum operating altitude: 3,000 m
(10,000 feet)

Environmental Status Report

iPod nano embodies Apple’s continuing environmental progress. It is designed with the following features to reduce environmental impact:

* Arsenic-free display glass
* BFR-free
* Mercury-free
* PVC-free
* Recyclable aluminium enclosure
* Smaller, more compact packaging (45% smaller, 46% lighter)


* 1.54-inch (diagonal) colour TFT display
* 240x240-pixel resolution
* 220 pixels per inch

Audio playback

* Frequency response: 20Hz to 20,000Hz
* Audio formats supported: AAC (8 to 320Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF and WAV
* User-configurable maximum volume limit

FM radio

* Regional settings for Americas, Asia, Australia, Europe and Japan
* Live Pause feature for pausing a radio broadcast and rewinding (within a 15-minute buffer)


* Earphones
* Frequency response: 20Hz to 20,000Hz
* Impedance: 32 ohms

Battery and power3

* Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
* Up to 24 hours of music playback when fully charged
* Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter (sold separately)
o Fast-charge time: about 1.5 hours (charges up to 80% of battery capacity)
o Full-charge time: about 3 hours

External buttons and controls

* Volume
* Sleep/Wake

Input and output

* Dock connector
* Earphones

In the box

* iPod nano
* Apple Earphones
* Dock connector to USB Cable
* Quick Start Guide and Important Product Information


* 29 VoiceOver Languages: Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English (Australia, US & UK), Finnish, French (Canada, France), German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish (Mexico, Spain), Swedish, Thai, Turkish


* VoiceOver gesture-based screen reader
* A high-resolution LCD display with adjustable backlight settings makes it easier to read in low light
* White on black display
* Mono Audio

System requirements

* Mac computer with USB 2.0 port, Mac OS X v10.5.8 or later, and iTunes 10 or later4
* PC with USB 2.0 port; Windows 7, Vista, XP Home or Professional (SP3) or later; and iTunes 10 or later4
* Internet access is required and a broadband connection is recommended

Price September 2010

8GB: £129.00
16GB: £159.00