The iPod could also be gone, however we’ll always remember how unimaginable Apple’s moveable music participant was. To mark its unimaginable run, the crew at Lumafield has put the iPod below its Neptune scanner to indicate off simply how outstanding and revolutionary it was–and the way it advanced over time.
Lumafield selected three fashions for scanning: the first-gen iPod, the sixth-gen iPod Traditional, and the unique iPod nano. The outcomes are mesmerizing and present how Tony Fadell and iPod crew was capable of engineer the iPod for optimum house and thinness. The truth is, Fadell joined Lumafield to look at the scans and reminisce concerning the complexity and precision that went into designing every participant. As product lead Jon Bruner explains:
We selected these iPod fashions as a result of they illustrated just a few main milestones. The primary one, after all, was a landmark in product design, nevertheless it’s additionally the one one with a mechanical wheel. You’ll be able to see the ball bearing within the scan, and Tony talks about how arduous it was to develop a mechanical wheel that wouldn’t rock aspect to aspect when it was getting used. The sixth Era iPod Traditional was the mature model of that product line, with a solid-state wheel, extra trendy connectors, and far much less empty house inside. The Nano Gen 1 predated the sixth Gen iPod Traditional and represents an infinite quantity of progress in miniaturization.
We’ve created a gallery of our favourite pictures under, however head over to Lumafield’s iPod CT Scan web site to take a look at the complete video and 360-degree scans.