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New iPod nano in my son's Powermac

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Dec 6, 2012 6:27 AM

My 11 years old son is asking for an iPod for Christmas. He's using a Powermac G5 perctly capable for his limited needs.

 

I've seen that the new iPods require iTunes 10.7, that's just for Intel Macs.

 

Is there a way to use a new iPod nano with his Mac or should I go for a generic MP3 player. There's no way I will buy a new computer just for my kid to sync an iPod.

 

I could get an old Windows XP box to use iTunes, but this means another computer to support and space on the table. If this is the way to go, I much prefer to move him completely to Windows.

 

So... Is there any software that would allow him to sync a new iPod nano with his Mac.

 

Thanks to all for your help.

 

David

Mac Pro, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2), Macpro mid 2010

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