“Greg Joswiak, vice president of hardware product marketing at Apple, shot down market rumors of 60-gigabyte models in the pipeline. ‘We have no plans in regard to announcing 60-gigabyte models,’ Joswiak said. “‘We are trying to create a much more compelling lineup with two models for 20 and 40 gigabytes at extremely compelling prices,'” Reuters reports.
Full article here.
MacDailyNews Take: “No plans in regard to announcing 60GB iPods” does not mean “no plans in regard to designing, building, and eventually shipping 60GB iPods.” After this non-denial denial, the question remains, will customers have the option for “15,000 songs in their pockets” by this year’s Christmas shopping season?
Related MacDailyNews article:
Apple smartly holds back 60GB iPod debut – July 19, 2004
Apple execs miffed over Toshiba’s 60GB iPod hard drive leak – June 04, 2004