Will Apple quickly drop the 8GB Touch?

Discussion in 'iPod touch' started by CortexRock, Sep 14, 2007.

  1. CortexRock macrumors 6502

    Dec 3, 2006
    Canterbury, England
    I can see a lot of people here have by-passed the 8GB and gone straight for the 16GB Touch model.

    We can speculate that at some point in the near future, Apple will probably release a 16GB iPhone too, given that they've already fitted that amount of flash into a Touch sized package.

    Given the example of the 4GB iPhone being discontinued only 2 months after launch, if sales figures are poor for the 8GB Touch, will Apple drop it altogether and stick with the 16GB only?

    Edit: I'm not talking about the next product cycle as some have suggested, I'm thinking that Apple might just give up the 8GB model as a bad idea right from the start.
  2. electricrenaiss macrumors member

    Sep 13, 2007
    I think the next product cycle will be 16gb and 32 gb.
  3. Eidorian macrumors Penryn


    Mar 23, 2005
    That's an interesting thought.

    I can see it happening as well given the iPhone price drop.
  4. pushateg7 macrumors member

    Sep 13, 2007
    Wheeling, IL
    good theory, I concur as do a lot of people out there.
  5. KnucklesMahone macrumors member

    Sep 12, 2007
    I have the 8gb because i'll probably just delete movies when i've watched them once or twice. And yes, i bet the 8gb is gone in a month or two.
  6. owen-b macrumors 6502a

    Nov 30, 2005
    No, they won't drop it until they launch the next size up.

    Which will be in two months. ;)

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