Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iPod

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Sep 10, 2009, 08:43 AM   #1
puffnstuff
macrumors 65816
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
New nano has Bluetooth?

When the 2g touch was opened it was noted the Nike chip
ws also Bluetooth. Months later it was unlocked. Same for nano?
__________________
iBook G4, Macbook, iPod touch 1g(stolen), iPod touch 4G
SOON: MBA Tablet
puffnstuff is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Sep 10, 2009, 08:53 AM   #2
UnseenLlama
macrumors 6502a
 
UnseenLlama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Quote:
Originally Posted by puffnstuff View Post
When the 2g touch was opened it was noted the Nike chip
ws also Bluetooth. Months later it was unlocked. Same for nano?
There is still some question on whether or not the 5th gen iPod nano has the Nike+ receiver built into the device. Mine arrives today so I'll be able to update this thread.

From my readings though, it looks like you still need to plug the Nike+ receiver into the bottom of the device and link with the sensor. If that's the case, there is no bluetooth/wireless chip within the new nano.

If you read the new Nike+ Apple manual, it makes reference to a heart rate monitor. I want to see if Nike is going to announce this today. I have a heart rate monitor from a Nike Triax C8, maybe I can link them up.
UnseenLlama is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Sep 10, 2009, 09:05 AM   #3
puffnstuff
Thread Starter
macrumors 65816
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Quote:
Originally Posted by UnseenLlama View Post
There is still some question on whether or not the 5th gen iPod nano has the Nike+ receiver built into the device. Mine arrives today so I'll be able to update this thread.

From my readings though, it looks like you still need to plug the Nike+ receiver into the bottom of the device and link with the sensor. If that's the case, there is no bluetooth/wireless chip within the new nano.

If you read the new Nike+ Apple manual, it makes reference to a heart rate monitor. I want to see if Nike is going to announce this today. I have a heart rate monitor from a Nike Triax C8, maybe I can link them up.
oh ok, I thought it does have the reciever because with the 2G touch it has the nike chip does bluetooh and fm. So I figured with the nano having FM it is using the same chip the 2G touch has.
__________________
iBook G4, Macbook, iPod touch 1g(stolen), iPod touch 4G
SOON: MBA Tablet
puffnstuff is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iPod

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New Nano No Bluetooth!!?? I hope accessory makers are working on a Bluetooth adapter iansilv iPod 8 Sep 11, 2010 09:50 PM
Slideshow/Bluetooth on new Nano? Anastacio iPod 0 Sep 1, 2010 04:24 PM
The new Nano has been revealed... bartelby Current Events 27 Jan 10, 2008 04:30 PM
Ok, the new nano has grown on me CalBoy iPod 18 Oct 1, 2007 06:13 PM
O Great...New Nano has RECESSED Headphone Port???! sixth iPod 12 Sep 7, 2007 04:52 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:13 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC