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iPod classic 160GB: Yes, FireWire Chargers Still Work

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By Jeremy Horwitz

Editor-in-Chief, iLounge
Published: Friday, September 11, 2009
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A reader named Pablo e-mailed to ask whether the brand-new 160GB iPod classic still works with FireWire charging devices. Yes, it does. So if you have one of those iPod Hi-Fis or an in-car audio system that you’re just not ready to give up, there’s still an option.

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Comments

1

This is great news, as I have quite a few accessories that used firewire and I plan on getting the new Classic.

Posted by Michael on September 11, 2009 at 8:30 PM (PDT)

2

Do radio receivers still work?

Posted by Terrence John on September 12, 2009 at 11:18 AM (PDT)

3

when I plugged my new nano into my old firewire charger it gave an error saying that charger wasn’t supported for the ipod (and didn’t display the charging animation).

Posted by skipper on September 30, 2009 at 6:36 PM (PDT)

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