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Griffin Technology Unveils Case Collection for New iPod Nano 5G

Nashville, TN - September 9, 2009 - Griffin Technology Inc., creative leader in ingenious peripherals for iPod, iPhone, Mac and PC, today responded to Apple's new product announcement with the first in their Fall line-up of cases for the new 5th generation iPod nano. The release includes the new iClear Sketch and iClear Shade, as well as the classic iClear, all designed to accommodate the new iPod nano in form and function.

iClear Sketch

A new look for the iClear family, iClear Sketch combines proven durability and protection with a decorative translucent pattern. The result is a subtle, stylish case for new 5th generation iPod nano that allows complete access to controls, dock connector and headphone jack. iClear Sketch is available in a wide variety of patterns, including: Dusk, Tartan, Pipeline, Summit, Hatch, Bloom, Landmark, Warp, Camo, Plaid, Rampt, Baroque and 8-bit.

iClear Shade

iClear Shade gives the world a peek at 5th generation iPod nano, then fades to black. The case begins with an iClear, and features a graduated tint called an ombre finish that fades from clear to dark grey. The effect, which has gained popularity in everything from custom auto finishes to designer clothing, is the perfect compliment to any color iPod nano 5G. Lasting protection and dramatic style accompany the new iPod nano 5G with iClear Shade.


The classic and rugged iClear combines new Griffin design innovations with years of proven, every day use. The case offers complete access and protection in a custom-molded shell, perfect for users who want hard-shell protection that allows the colorful new iPod nano to shine through. Griffin EasyDock design allows quick docking without removing the case.

Designed specifically for the new 5th generation iPod nano, iClear is also available with a clip and armband. The clip is removable and makes a stand for hands-free viewing, and an armband is easily fitted to the clip for sport use.

Pricing and Availability

Griffin's case collection for the new 5th generation iPod nano will be available Fall 2009. For more information, visit

  • iClear Sketch for iPod nano 5G: $24.99
  • iClear Shade for iPod nano 5G: $24.99
  • iClear for iPod nano 5G: $19.99
  • iClear with clip and armband for iPod nano 5G: $29.99

About Griffin Technology

Griffin Technology has earned distinction as the creative leader in ingenious peripherals and accessories for Mac, PC, iPod and iPhone. Find out more about Griffin's entire range of products at

© 2009 Griffin Technology Inc. iClear is a registered trademark of Griffin Technology Inc. EasyDock is a trademark of Griffin Technology Inc. All other product names and trademarks are property of their respective companies.

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