iPod Shuffle gets the color treatment

Initially offered only in silver, Apple's littlest music player now comes in a choice of five colors. Photos: Apple colors the Shuffle

Apple added splashes of color to its iPod Shuffle lineup Tuesday, offering the tiny music player in four bright hues, as well as the original silver.

The . And while Apple touts the trendiness of the new colors, they can play a practical role for those who have trouble locating when glancing about a room.

Apple's application of color to the 1GB player comes three months after the debut of the device, which initially was offered in only silver. The , but iPod fans had to wait until November 3 for the formal launch.

Featured Video
This content is rated TV-MA, and is for viewers 18 years or older. Are you of age?
Sorry, you are not old enough to view this content.

Everything you can expect at Apple's Sept. 9th event

Apple is expected to throw the kitchen sink at us with new iPhones, iPads, a new Apple TV and MacBooks. We'll breakdown what you can expect to see.

by Brian Tong