The quick reference guide to Apple's keynotes
Come see some fun new products from Apple
DATE
Tuesday, February 28, 2006
DURATION
Around half an hour
LOCATION
Apple Town Hall
AUDIENCE
Press
MASTER OF CEREMONIES
Steve Jobs
Pronuntiatio
The original keynote never appeared on Apple's web site
An lightly-edited audience recording is available on YouTube.
Dispositio
0:00
Mac Mini
Steve Jobs
  • Introduces the Intel version of the Mac mini with both Core Solo and Core Duo models
  • The new Mac Mini adds gigabit Ethernet, more USB ports, and an IR sensor to allow it to run Front Row
  • Does a demo of Front Row, and feigns annoyance that someone forgot to load media onto this Mac Mini, which gives him an opportunity to show off Bonjour media sharing
  • The new Mac Mini is available today starting at $599
  • 11:00
    iPod
    Steve Jobs
  • 42 million iPods sold cumulatively, for a 78% market share
  • 11:30
    iTunes
    Steve Jobs
  • Over a billion songs sold on the iTunes Music Store
  • 12:00
    iPod
    Steve Jobs
  • Announces leather cases for the iPod and iPod nano, available in two weeks for $99
  • Says that 40% of all cars sold this year offer iPod integration
  • Shows some photos of iPod speakers for the home, but says they don't offer home stereo quality
  • Introduces the iPod Hi-Fi, a dock speaker system for the iPod
  • Goes through the features of the iPod Hi-Fi and says it goes on sale today for $349
  • Pretty Decent Joke
    Pretty Decent Joke
    "I'm an audiophile. I've had stereos costing....well, I won't say. You'd think I was crazy."
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