New iPod Details & Photo

new ipod details from newsweek

Details are leaking out about the new iPods which are rumored to be launched later today.

A picture is available from the cover of this weeks Newsweek magazine, amd msnbc reports that the new iPod is a little (1mm or 1/25th of an inch) thinner, has about 50% more battery life, and will be $100 cheaper than the old iPods for the same size hard drive (20gb or 40gb).

Predicted features that are missing are a 60gb hard drive (maybe later this year), color screen, and colors other than white for the case.

Large version of the Newsweek cover

Update: The new iPods have been released as predicted, no surprises in what the look like and what their specifications are.