Evolution of Mp3 Player

  • Regency TR-1

    Regency TR-1
    This radio measured 3" x 5" x 1.25". It came out in a variety of colors The gold dial tuned the stations. It was $49.95 back in the day but it would now be $325.
  • Philips Compact Cassette

    Philips Compact Cassette
    This Cassette recorded up to 45 minutes of sound.The tapes were 1/8 inch thinck. It was origninally designed to record dictations.
  • Sony Walkman TPS-L2

    Sony Walkman TPS-L2
    It size measured only slightly larger than a cassette tape itself. It operated on double A batteries. It ushered a new era of portablity.
  • Sony Discman D-50

    Sony Discman D-50
    It was introduced on the one year anniversary of compact disks
  • IPod Classic

    IPod Classic
    This was the first IPod released. It had 5 to 10 gigs of space. It has 6 versions known as generations.
  • MPman F10

    MPman F10
    This was the first mp3 player of all time. It had a 32 Mb of RAM. It held around 8 average long tracks. this specific mp3 player apeared on shelves in the summer of 1998, and ran on rechargable batteries.
  • IPod shuffle

    IPod shuffle
    This IPod had no screen and only held 1gb of memory.
  • Apple IPod

    Apple IPod
    Apple saw what other people were doing and improved there designs. They called it "1000 songs in your pocket". It did everything the other mp3 players did but had the Apple name behnd it.
  • IPod Nano

    IPod Nano
    This IPod was available in black and white. And had 1, 2, or 4gb of space.
  • IPod mini

    IPod mini
    It only hold 4gb. There was many generations but was discontinued in september of 2007.
  • IPod Touch

    IPod Touch
    There are 5 generations so far. But there is no doubt in my mind that they will make another one. Not only are you able to lisen to music on this device. But you can surf the internet download games to play. And the whole screen is a touch screen.