updated 06:00 pm EDT, Fri September 15, 2006
College promo ends
&subidApple's College promotion offering students a free iPod nano with the purchase of any Mac will come to a close tomorrow (Saturday, September 16). Users get a free iPod nano along with the traditional education discounts of about 10 percent on laptops and Desktops. In addition, Apple has updated its listings of refurbished digital media players following the debut of its revamped iPods, lowering prices on its fifth-generation video iPod, iPod nano, and iPod shuffle models. Apple's refurbished video iPods include the 30GB model in white as well as black for $179 that stores up to 7,500 songs, and its 60GB model in white as well as black for $229 that stores up to 15,000 songs. Apple is currently only offering refurbished 2GB iPod nanos in white as well as black for $99, storing up to 500 songs. Refurbished iPod shuffles include the 512MB model with a free Apple armband or external battery pack for $49, holding up to 120 songs; as well as the 1GB model for $79 that stores up to 240 songs. Apple's refurbished iPods come with free shipping as always, and a one-year warranty. The Apple Store Canada is also offering refurbished iPods, pricing the 30GB video iPod at $209; the 60GB video iPod at $259; the 2GB iPod nano at $119; the 512MB iPod shuffle with a free Apple armband or External Battery Pack at $59; and the 1GB iPod shuffle at $95.