The third-generation i Pod was released in 2004 and was an upgrade to the previous generation i Pods, as the click wheel was replaced with a touch wheel.
Firmware updates for the i Pod are downloaded from the i Tunes application, and require an active Internet connection to download the software update.
If you can’t update wirelessly on your i OS device, you can update manually using i Tunes on a computer that you trust.
That makes sense; fewer i Pods are sold these days and new models come out less frequently, so there are fewer changes to make.
But any time it does release an i Pod software update, you should install it.
The i Pod revolution progresses further all the time.
Newer and better i Pods are continually released, and there is no end in sight.
try again later" rather than "would you like to download the latest version?
"It also seems odd that i Tunes did not see this issue and simply reported that 9.3.5 was "current" with no further options or warnings.
These software updates include bug fixes, support for new features and the latest versions of mac OS and Windows, and other improvements. In some (not very common) cases, you may need to restore your i Pod to factory settings before you can update its software.
Restoring your i Pod erases all of its data and settings and returns it to the state it was in when you first got it.
Battery and system performance may be influenced by many factors including network conditions and individual use; actual results may vary.