32 GB anytime soon?

Discussion in 'iPod touch' started by arcticmonkey227, Dec 17, 2007.

  1. arcticmonkey227 macrumors member

    Aug 15, 2007
    Not to sound greedy, but I'm wondering if anyone knows the timeframe for the bump up to 32 GB on the iPod Touch. Is the technology even there yet? I'm willing to wait awhile if it's something that'll come up in the next few months.
  2. PuppyLuv macrumors member

    Sep 30, 2007
    Well Dell has put a 32gb Solid State drive in a laptop so the technology is out, but it'll probably be awhile until its ready for the iPod Touch.
  3. JohnMC macrumors 6502

    May 5, 2006
    Duluth, MN
    Will we see a 32GB iPod Touch anytime soon? No.

    This has been discussed over and over again. Please learn to use the search feature, it is NOT over rated.

  4. docprego macrumors 65816

    Jun 12, 2007
    Henderson, NV
    The cost of a 32 GB SSD will keep this out of reach for quite a long time.
  5. EricNau Moderator emeritus


    Apr 27, 2005
    San Francisco, CA
    Next few months? Definitely not. Maybe sometime late next year.
  6. Jack Flash macrumors 65816

    May 8, 2007
    SSDs have vastly higher performance ratings than the flash memory banks that are used in DAPs
  7. PowerFullMac macrumors 601


    Oct 16, 2006
    This has been the 1,000th post AT LEAST asking the same question! Search, damn it!
  8. Evangelion macrumors 68040

    Jan 10, 2005
    You don't need "vastly higher performance" on a mp3-player.
  9. jimN macrumors 6502a


    Jun 23, 2005
    Theres a 32gb zen coming pretty soon so I wouldn't think that it'll be that long before we see an update. I think that it'll be here late first quarter. They'll want to cash in on the Christmas/Christmas money/valentines sales before any update is announced.
  10. Jack Flash macrumors 65816

    May 8, 2007
    Which is what I was saying. :rolleyes:
  11. JohnMC macrumors 6502

    May 5, 2006
    Duluth, MN
    First off, we have discussed this 1,002 times. :eek: So PLEASE use the SEARCH tool. Second, to the people who believe we will see an update in the first half of 2008, while it is possible, Apple has only been updating iPod's once a year for the past two years. Unless you have inside information, my money is on a September update. And to wrap this up, PLEASE use the search tool, never know what you might find. :)
  12. pab277 macrumors regular

    Sep 27, 2007
    It will definitely not be in the next few months, since the current iPod Touch came out only 3 months ago. I would predict that if apple decided to go that route, they will add 32 gb's late next year or so.
  13. mmfy macrumors regular

    Oct 23, 2007
    That zen is already in ppl's greasy mitts..that said as already implied I think Apple will squeeze these current versions for all they're worth i.e. no 32 GB iPT until fall 08 coinciding with 16 GB iphone v2 and 32 Gb iphone v1 models... I think!
  14. bloodycape macrumors 65816

    Jun 18, 2005
    Actually the Zen is out, you just have to wait a while for it to get delivered. I think if you order it now you can have it by the 30th of this month or something. Then again it has a SD card slot so you can theoretically make it 64gb. Then again by the time Apple gets 32gb out, Creative, Sandisk and Cowon will be at 48gb or even 64gb, if Apple brings it out in Fall 08.
  15. macbattle macrumors member

    Nov 21, 2007
    BS on all of that.

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