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by ericzollman
February 2nd, 2008, 12:59 pm
Forum: New Mod Ideas
Topic: iPod video w/ 64 gigs of FLASH memory!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 14055

One other obstacle would be the physical connector on the SSD drive. All iPods up to 4gen use what looks like a subset of the standard IDE connector (pins). Starting in the 5gen, the hard drives now use a ZIF (zero insertion force) type connector. Basically, it has a ribbon cable that seats in a sl...
by ericzollman
October 17th, 2007, 11:53 am
Forum: New Mod Ideas
Topic: iPod video w/ 64 gigs of FLASH memory!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 14055

In theory that would definitely work. One major obstacle is the MSRP, which is listed at $999.99. A little too expensive to make it worth it at this point, but we'll see if it becomes more affordable with time... Holy Green-backs Batman!!! I didn't see a price tag on the Samsung site, but damn that...
by ericzollman
October 17th, 2007, 2:45 am
Forum: New Mod Ideas
Topic: iPod video w/ 64 gigs of FLASH memory!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 14055

iPod video w/ 64 gigs of FLASH memory!!!

Check this out! Samsung has recently developed a flash hard drive, (with capacities up to 64 gig) that they call an SSD... This is basically a bunch of flash memory stuck to a small circuit board, that acts just like a traditional hard drive, and uses all the same connectors as a traditional hard dr...