New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
iPod Hardware and Accessories All iPod hardware discussions.

Which One?


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
Nighthawk4

 
Nighthawk4's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jul 14, 2008
Posts: 666
Nighthawk4 will become famous soon enough
Mac Specs: iMac 2.66 GHz 20", iPad 32GB 3G, iPhone 16GB 3G

Nighthawk4 is online now
Just a hypothetical question:

For the same price (within 20), I could buy either a new 8GB iPhone 4S (349) or a new 64GB iPod Touch (329).



I know there is a huge difference between the capabilities of the two devices, but just theoretically, given the choice (and the money), which would you choose?



For further comparison, the 32GB iPod Touch is 249 - and the 16GB iPhone5C is 469. Not even going to think about the price of the other iPhones
QUOTE Thanks
Raz0rEdge

 
Raz0rEdge's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jul 17, 2009
Location: MA
Posts: 7,614
Raz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant future
Mac Specs: 27" i7 iMac, 24" iMac, 13" Macbook Air, iPhone 5 & 5S, iPod Nano 7th Gen, iPad 2 16GB WiFi, iPad 3

Raz0rEdge is offline
If needing to make phone calls is one of your requirements, then the iPod Touch is immediately eliminated..if listening to (and carrying a large number of) music/video is a requirement, then the iPhone is eliminated..

Even theoretical questions should be bound with some constraints..i.e., how you intend to use these devices..

--
Regards
...Ashwin



Be sure to read the Community Guidelines | The more information you provide, the better answers you get, remember GIGO.
QUOTE Thanks
Nighthawk4

 
Nighthawk4's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jul 14, 2008
Posts: 666
Nighthawk4 will become famous soon enough
Mac Specs: iMac 2.66 GHz 20", iPad 32GB 3G, iPhone 16GB 3G

Nighthawk4 is online now
Just a thought - based on the fact that two very different devices are almost the same price.

Of course, which one to buy - if either - would depend on requirements.

It also depends on whether you can get used to the childish icons and script used in iOS7
QUOTE Thanks
Raz0rEdge

 
Raz0rEdge's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jul 17, 2009
Location: MA
Posts: 7,614
Raz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant futureRaz0rEdge has a brilliant future
Mac Specs: 27" i7 iMac, 24" iMac, 13" Macbook Air, iPhone 5 & 5S, iPod Nano 7th Gen, iPad 2 16GB WiFi, iPad 3

Raz0rEdge is offline
While the price is one aspect of the purchase, buying a device that doesn't fit your need is foolhardy..

Also, I've been using iOS 7 since it's release and it's fine with me..

I remember ALL the discussion from people saying that the old iOS style and design was getting old in the tooth and should be changed and so on..and well Apple did, and now people are saying that the style is too different and they should go back..damned if you do, damned if you don't..

Like anything..people will adapt and move on..

--
Regards
...Ashwin



Be sure to read the Community Guidelines | The more information you provide, the better answers you get, remember GIGO.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« iPod glass replacement. | Ipod touch 4th gen internal spring »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:13 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?