These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
Track down a number of hardware problems using the iPod Nano 5th Generation Troubleshooting page.
Identification and Background ¶
The latest version of the iPod nano was released September 2009. It features a new glossy case, a larger 2.2" diagonal screen, an integrated video camera, microphone, FM Radio, Nike+iPod Support, and a speaker.
Use the iPod identification system to help you identify your iPod. They tend to look very similar, and it's important to know which one you have before ordering any replacement parts.