iPod, 20 hours of music with a new battery
NewerTechnology and OWC announced yesterday the release of replacement batteries for first and second generation iPods capable of bringing the life of first generation players up to 19 hours of playback. On an 1800 mAh battery that fits inside the iPod, taking the place of the original ones. The batteries, which cost $ 29, are supplied with the necessary tools and instructions to open iPod safely and without damaging the case.
NewerTechnology also sells, for the first and second generation iPods, also a 2100 mAh battery model whose duration exceeds 20 hours (+ 70% compared to the original) and which costs $ 39.
For iPod owners with dock for sale a $ 25.99 battery that should increase the player's battery life by 30%.
The accumulators are useful both for those who have problems with the original battery life that no longer holds the charge, and for those who simply want to have an iPod with longer playing time.