I realise this isn't the cheapest but as Christmas is getting closer and the roads are still covered in snow by me, If you live close to an Argos this could make a nice gift.
New Apple iPod Touch 8GB 4G.
Introducing the new iPod touch. See friends while you talk to them with FaceTime. Shoot, edit, and share stunning HD video. Play games against friends, or unknown foes, with the new Game Center. And do it all on the Retina display-the highest-resolution screen on any mobile device. It makes graphics and text look even more amazing. The new iPod touch. It's state-of-the-art fun.
Now with FaceTime, Retina display, HD video recording and Game Center.
FaceTime requires fourth-generation iPod touch or iPhone 4 and a Wi-Fi connection for both caller and recipient.
Buy music, movies, TV shows, and audio books from the iTunes Store via Wi-Fi.
Requires iTunes Store account. Free account sign-up through iTunes; must be aged 13 or over.
Download games and applications from the App Store via Wi-Fi.
Rent movies from the iTunes Store via Wi-Fi.
Brilliant 960 x 640 Retina display.
Easy to use control pad for playing music, audio books and podcasts.
Multi-Touch screen interface.
HD 720p video capture.
Built-in volume controls, mic, speaker, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth.
Front and back-facing cameras.
Ambient light sensor.
Nike + iPod support.
Rechargeable via USB.
Compatible with Mac and Windows.
Wi-Fi internet access is required for some features; broadband recommended; fees may apply. Some features, applications, and services are not available in all areas. Application availability and pricing are subject to change.
iOS 4.1 software.