If you don't mind a short warranty and a reconditioned (though largely like-new) unit, Buy.com has the deal to beat on a silver 4GB iPod nano.
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Of course, nanos have few mechanical parts, so there's little opportunity for something to break. I do wish you could choose from colors other than silver, but that's a minor quibble. The 3rd-gen nano is a wafer-thin thing of beauty, and an outright steal at $99.
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