Summary: You can use any headphones and will not feel the difference, because the button is on its body anyway. You may like the green nature of the player as:
The box is really minute and I especially enjoy tiny logos with text "Start here".
Excerpt: The iPod Shuffle is undeniably an Apple product. With its distinct aesthetic design and simple user interface, this little MP3 player earns high marks on our list. Priced at just under $50, this iPod has no screen but instead utilizes a voice-over feature that tells you artist and track information...
Where Random Intersects Rhythm: Apple - iPod Shuffle 2GB
Personal Electronics buzz
28 May 2008
Excerpt: If you are into rhythmic chaos, the Apple iPod Shuffle with 2 GB is for you. The clip-on 1.1-inch by 1.6-inch iPod and 0.4-inch depth iPod is cute and easy. The cutie comes in 1GB for $49 or for a mere 20 bucks more you can get a 2 GB model.
Summary: With a new starting price of $49, the second-generation iPod shuffle is an affordable and easy-to-use player ideal for beginners, fashion-conscious teens, Apple devotees, and anyone looking for something small and basic to take to the gym.