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Apple iPod Shuffle (5th Gen)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1690 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the battery and price. The size and sound also get good comments, whereas many are negative about the reliability.

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reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Apple iPod Shuffle (5th Gen) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Apple iPod Shuffle (5th Gen)

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 2 user reviews of Apple iPod Shuffle (5th Gen) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 & Media Players on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: APPLE iPod shuffle 2 GB orange (5th generation) - NEW (MC749BT/A)APPLE iPod shuffle 2 GB in blue (5th generation) - NEW (iPod)

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Amazon.com review summary for Apple iPod Shuffle (5th Gen)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1301 user reviews of Apple iPod Shuffle (5th Gen) from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other MP3 Players on Amazon.com.

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reliability

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Apple iPod shuffle 2GB Space Gray (5th Generation) NEWEST MODELAudioFlood Waterproof iPod Shuffle Pink 5th Gen Waterproof Headphones IncludedApple iPod shuffle 2GB Pink (5th Generation) NEWEST MODEL

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excellent companion on my runs

 

The incredibly small, wearable music player has a clickable control pad. And VoiceOver tells you the song title or playlist name.

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awsome

 

I love my iPod shuffle. Got all my music stored on there that I wanted. Thinking about upgrading.

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Music to my Ears

 

I needed tunes for while I am traveling to and from and this iPod was it. Though it is the smaller option, I do not have to commit to another bulky object to carry and I do not mind switching up on the type of music I listen to from week to week since...

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easy to use. can take it anywhere!

 

Hook it up to a computer, load it up with music, and take it anywhere you want!

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Great iPod when only needing a small amount of son

 

I was only needing something for a small gathering we were having and I didn't want to spend a ton of money. This turned out great!

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Great little device for a starter

 

iPod shuffle is a great little device, sleek and very compact design. Bought it as a gift for my friend's daughter and she loved it.

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Easy to Use

 

Easy to setup, easy to use, a brilliant design for a beginner.

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Loved It!!! Worth every penny.

 

I bought the shuffle and couldn't wait to get it out of the package. The design is so cute. They come in many different colors. The sound is amazing. Loading my playlist was a breeze, And I am NOT technicallly inclined at all. Apple got it right with...

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Classic fun

 

Nothing too fancy about this shuffle but it holds the music and lets my boys skip to next song that they love.

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Excellent product for this price

 

This product is easy to use and fills the need I have for a smaller capacity, yet flexible MP3 device. I have never been disappointed with my shuffle.

Product Specifications

Configuration

Built-In Microphone: No
DIGITAL RADIO: No
Direct Radio Recording: No
Direct TV Recording: No
Radio Function: No

Connectivity

Bluetooth: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface : No
WiFi Connectivity: No

Display

Display Technology:Not Applicable
Number of Display Colours:Not Applicable
Touchscreen: No

General Features

Operating System:Proprietary
Product Type:Audio Player
Storage Medium:Built-In Memory

Playback / Recording

AAC Playback: Yes
AVI Playback: No
DivX Playback: No
H.264 Playback: No
MP3 Playback: Yes
MPEG 4 Playback: No
MPEG2 Playback: No
MPEG4 Playback: No
OGG Playback: No
WAV Playback: Yes
WMA Playback: No
WMV Playback: No

Power Supply

Battery Type:Li Ion
Replaceable Battery: No
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