Compare MP3 Players

Apple 20GB iPod M9282LL/A vs HP 20GB iPod MP102

This was not really meant as a comparison but rather to show there are no differences between the Apple iPod and the HP iPod. One is manufactured by Apple while the other is manufactured by HP. However, support is only through the manufacturer of the iPod you choose, not both.

Apple 20GB iPod M9282LL/A Description:

The iPod continues to define the perfect digital music player. The fabulous Apple Click Wheel that was first featured on the iPod mini is now available. Weighing it at just 5.3 ounces and slimmer than previous models, the iPod is easy to take with you on your travels. And offering up to 12 hours of battery life, you can play digital music all day long.

A musical dream come true, the fourth-generation iPod offers huge capacity. This 20GB M9282LL/A model in particular lets you easily slip up to 5,000 songs into your pocket. And enjoy it wherever you go. In the car. On the treadmill. At the office. Around the house.

In fact, the new fourth-generation iPod includes features that make it even easier to access -- and have fun with -- your music. Take, for example, the Apple Click Wheel. With the Click Wheel, you can select playlists, scroll through a long list of albums or artists and choose just the song you want to hear without ever lifting your thumb from the wheel. Feel like mixing things up? Now you can choose "Shuffle Songs" right from the main iPod menu. And with the 25 minutes of skip protection iPod provides, you can jump for joy and the music will keep playing.

HP 20GB iPod MP102 Description:

The iPod continues to define the perfect digital music player. The fabulous Apple Click Wheel that was first featured on the iPod mini is now available. Weighing it at just 5.6 ounces and slimmer than previous models, the iPod is easy to take with you on your travels. And offering up to 12 hours of battery life, you can play digital music all day long.

A musical dream come true, the fourth-generation iPod offers huge capacity. This 20GB MP102 model in particular lets you easily slip up to 5,000 songs into your pocket. And enjoy it wherever you go. In the car. On the treadmill. At the office. Around the house.

In fact, the new fourth-generation iPod includes features that make it even easier to access -- and have fun with -- your music. Take, for example, the Apple Click Wheel. With the Click Wheel, you can select playlists, scroll through a long list of albums or artists and choose just the song you want to hear without ever lifting your thumb from the wheel. Feel like mixing things up? Now you can choose "Shuffle Songs" right from the main iPod menu. And with the 25 minutes of skip protection iPod provides, you can jump for joy and the music will keep playing.

Note: There is no functional difference between the HP MP102 20GB iPod and the Apple M9282LL/A 20GB iPod. This iPod is simply manufactured and distributed by HP to help keep up with demand.


  Apple 20GB iPod M9282LL/A HP 20GB iPod MP102
Apple 20GB iPod M9282LL/A HP 20GB iPod MP102
Audio Formats
AACYes Yes
AIFFYes Yes
AudibleYes Yes
MP3Yes Yes
WAVYes Yes
Storage
Storage Capacity20GB 20GB
Storage TypeHard Drive Hard Drive
Screen
Display TypeBacklit LCD (Blue-White)Backlit LCD (Blue-White)
ID3 Tag InfoYesYes
Connectors
FirewireYes Yes
USB 1.1Yes Yes
USB 2.0Yes Yes
Additional Features
Alarm ClockYes Yes
Calendar / Address BookYes Yes
EqualizerYes Yes
GamesYes Yes
Sleep TimerYes Yes
Power Supply
AC/DC AdapterYes Yes
BatteryYes Yes
Rechargeable via FireWire cableYes Yes
Rechargeable via USB cableYes Yes
Battery TypeRechargeable Lithium Ion Battery Rechargeable Lithium Ion Battery
Battery Life12 hours 12 hours
Dimensions
Width2.40 inches 2.40 inches
Depth0.57 inches 0.57 inches
Height4.10 inches 4.10 inches
Weight5.60 ounces 5.60 ounces