What’s so different about the new version of iTunes software, iTunes 10.5.3 released by Apple recently in the education event held in New York? Well, iTunes 10.5.3 are to help sync interactive iBook textbooks to your iPad. You can get these Multi-Touch textbooks from the iTunes Store on your Mac or from the iBookstore included with iBooks 2 on your iPad. iBooks textbooks are created with iBooks Author and you can download iTunes 10.5.3 for free on the Mac App Store.iTunes 10.5.3 has its own hardware and software requirements:
Hardware Requirement for iTunes 10.5.3:
Mac computer with an Intel, PowerPC G5 or G4 processor and 512MB of RAM.
To play Standard Definition video from the iTunes Store, a 1.0GHz PowerPC G4 or faster processor and 512MB of RAM is required.
To play HD video, an iTunes LP, or iTunes Extras, a 2.0GHz Intel Core 2 Duo or faster processor and 1GB of RAM is required.
Screen resolution of 1024×768 or greater; 1280×800 or greater is required to play an iTunes LP or iTunes Extras.
Broadband Internet connection to use the iTunes Store.
Apple combo drive or SuperDrive to create audio, MP3, or back-up CDs; some non-Apple CD-RW recorders may also work.
Apple SuperDrive to back up your library to DVDs; some non-Apple DVD-RW drives may also work.
Software Requirement for iTunes 10.5.3:
Mac OS X version 10.5 or later.
Safari 4.0.3 or later.
200MB of available disk space.
iTunes in the Cloud and iTunes Match availability may vary by country.