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Hey guys, my dad was wanting to take my 30GB ipod video off my hands because when he travels for work he'd like something to throw some TV episodes on or a movie to be able to watch.

Personally I didn't think the ipod video was the best thing for a mostly movie driven necessity. You need that stupid converter to get any foreign formats (all formats pretty much ) to play on the ipod which is annoying and time consuming.

So what would you guys suggest for a good alternative to be able to use for traveling. Keep in mind he might still like to be able to have some music on there aswell.

Thanks guys!
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Archos 605+Wifi. I have heard pretty good things about it from my buddy and it features a larger screen, but is a bigger device overall.

Even an Ipod Touch maybe?
    
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I have an ipod Touch, I would Recommend it. Small size Big screen nice User interface. The
Archos 605+Wifi is also good from what I have heard but its on the bulky size, mine stays in my pocket everywhere I go.
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