ITouch - info please

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  1. Jane@CM profile image59
    Jane@CMposted 8 years ago

    My son wants an Itouch for Christmas.  There is obviously a huge price difference between the 8g and 32g, but other than the amount of music they hold, is there any other difference.  I'd prefer to get the 8g, can't imagine why he'd need more than 1700 songs or if he'd ever get than many songs.

    Your thoughts?  He is 14 and it will be his ONLY gift.

    1. Dheeraji profile image58
      Dheerajiposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Hello there, well firstly the main difference between the 8GB and 32GB version iPod touch is simple, the 32GB has voice control settings where the user can speak into the earphone -mic, and control the media. This function isn't available on the 8GB.

      And secondly,writing from experience the larger the memory the more the user can enjoy the product, as I have had my iPod touch 16GB for over 2 years now. But it is nice to have the extra memory but 8GB would be enough for the needs of a 14 year old this Christmas.

    2. Demmonix profile image60
      Demmonixposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      8g, I have A 16 g iTouch and I dont even use up half the memory. So he'll be fine big_smile

  2. Jane@CM profile image59
    Jane@CMposted 8 years ago

    Thanks for your thoughts, I appreciate it! smile

    1. Dheeraji profile image58
      Dheerajiposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Your very welcome Jeffrey Neal

    2. rebekahELLE profile image86
      rebekahELLEposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      think about what you can afford reasonably. teens are tough because they always want expensive gifts. 8gb should be adequate for a 14 yr old. smile

      [jane, I remember those days!!]

      1. Jane@CM profile image59
        Jane@CMposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Rebekah, all he wants is an ITouch, hasn't asked for anything else.

        My daughter has convinced me to go with the 32gb.

      2. profile image46
        urbansurvivalposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I too would recommend the 8 gig - plenty of room~

  3. Jeffrey Neal profile image82
    Jeffrey Nealposted 8 years ago

    I don't have the touch version, but I will say that more space is better.  I wish my nano had more storage, and now with people using these devices for video as well as music, the additional storage is nice to have.

    Either way, that will be a very nice gift. smile

  4. G Miah profile image81
    G Miahposted 8 years ago

    what you've got remember is he's not only going to download music on it, there will be photos and videos, so the more memory the better. Maybe 8gb will be ok for a 14yr old, and it may be too much, so i'll leave it with you.

  5. Bredavies profile image71
    Bredaviesposted 8 years ago

    I would just like to say..There is an app where you can move your car by touchng the screen. You can open the door turn it on and move it FROM THE TOUCH SCREEN!!!!

    1. Jeffrey Neal profile image82
      Jeffrey Nealposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      LOL...There's an app for that...lol

  6. hubber-2009 profile image56
    hubber-2009posted 8 years ago

    There are lot of question raising in the minds of the users about how to get more apps and how to use it effectively etc. Here I have provided some FAQ about this product.

    http://hubpages.com/hub/apple-itouch-3g-faq

 
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