O iPod today it may be almost dead, but it is undeniable that the brand was one of the main culprits for Apple's resurrection in the early 2000s. music and sold millions of units, generating a "son" with phone capabilities that you may have heard of.
Now, you can get a real piece of history but only if you have $ 80,000 giving soup per share.
It's on eBay a rare copy of the 2001 first-generation iPod, still sealed in its protective plastic case and all. The amount requested by its owner, of $ 20K50x higher than the price of the gadget time of its release: $ 400.
As absurd as it may seem, it has already been charged more for historic iPod models: a copy of the very special iPod U2, for example, sold for no less than $ 90,000 on eBay in 2014.
Despite the price of a good car, the original iPod with its glorious physical buttons and mechanical selector wheel (the Click wheel would appear on the iPod mini three years later) has one of the experiences of unboxing The coolest ever made by Apple are the fruit of a time that no longer comes back, when Apple includes all possible accessories and utilities already in the box.
Finally, with the right computer, you can still have the 1,000 songs in your pocket promised for 18 long years. Tempting, isn't it? ?
via Cult of Mac