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Belkin debuts new cases for iPod nano, 5G iPod

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Belkin today introduced several new cases for the original iPod nano and fifth-generation iPod. “Designed to fit every lifestyle, the cases reflect a more contemporary feel with colors, designs, and materials that complement current fashions,” says Belkin. The cases will be shipping this month. Read below for summaries of all the new cases. In addition, Belkin also recently announced that its existing line of iPod accessories includes a number of devices that are compatible with the new second-generation iPod nano, including the TuneTalk Stereo, TuneCommand AV, and TuneFM Transmitter.

The new cases include:

Acrylic Case for iPod nano ($30; A) - Brushed metal front cover, play-through Click Wheel protector, and access to all ports. Also available for fifth-generation iPod ($30).

Flip-Top Hard Case for iPod nano ($15; B) - Play-through Click Wheel protector, silicone padding, and comes with an included lanyard and carabiner. Also available for fifth-generation iPod ($20).

Canvas Holster Case for iPod nano ($20; C) - Made of canvas with trim, the case offers complete screen protection and access to all ports. It comes in three colors.

Canvas Flip Case for iPod nano ($20; D) - Made of canvas, this Flip Case offers protection for screen and Click Wheel.

Neoprene Holster for iPod nano ($15; Photo not available) - Made of neoprene, the case provides protection for screen and Click Wheel. It comes in fuchsia/gray and orange/black. Also available for fifth-generation iPod ($20).

Sports Armband for iPod nano ($25; F) - Reflective armband offers screen and Click Wheel protection. The case is hand-washable, made from stain-resistant materials. Also available for fifth-generation iPod ($30).

Slider Case for iPod nano ($30; G) - A band and enclosure prevents drops while the sliding faceplate fully protects the iPod. The armband is detachable, and the iPod ports are fully accessible.

Kickstand II for 5G iPod ($30; H) - Integrates a stand for watching videos on a fifth-generation iPod. Also features a detachable belt clip.

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Comments

1

i was just thinking that there would be no new accessories for the original nano, but some of these even look good.  i like the brushed metal case.

Posted by squirrel on September 20, 2006 at 4:45 PM (PDT)

2

The corners on the new nanos are straight so half of these cases probably won’t fit.  Probably why images all have the old nano in them.

Posted by podguru on September 20, 2006 at 5:15 PM (PDT)

3

In pics B,C, and D, “Vidoes” is pictured on the nano’s menu

Posted by gdfan53 on September 20, 2006 at 9:13 PM (PDT)

4

Never mind tunetalk stereo being compatible with nano gen 2, it would be great if they’d actually ship it at all ! It’s never been available here (UK) much to my annoyance. Nor have the competing products from Griffin and Xtrememac, meaning the recording capabilities of my 5G and new nano are unusable. What’s going on?

Posted by drevo_uk in UK on September 21, 2006 at 4:08 AM (PDT)

5

I’m looking for a clear plastic case with click-wheel protection for the ipod nano 5th generation. At this point I will consider any case as long as it has a click-wheel protector.
    The only one I have found so for is the case made by Shades. This thing is absolute garbage. Please help.

Posted by John on April 2, 2011 at 10:20 AM (PDT)

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