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May 8, 2006, 03:48 AM
Can I use the iPod 4th Generation charger (the one with the adapter and firewire cable) with the iPod Nano?


mad jew
May 8, 2006, 03:49 AM
Yep. I do. :)

May 10, 2006, 10:44 AM
a quick side question: which is better to charge your iPod with? the firewire or the USB?:confused:

mad jew
May 10, 2006, 05:10 PM
I find Firewire to be more efficient if I'm also transferring music, but otherwise I don't really notice a difference. Of course, newer iPods can use Firewire only for charging (no transferring) so I guess it's a moot point for them anyway. :)

May 10, 2006, 08:18 PM
Firewire. I don't remember how, or why, I just remember hearing that firewire charges iPods faster...

May 10, 2006, 08:54 PM
Firewire charges iPods faster because it is 12V. USB is limited to 5V. They both carry the same Amperes so the total capacity is higher with Firewire.