Originally Posted by Mike L
I just checked the specs. The built-in microphone first appeared in the 4th generation Touch. So I'm out of luck in that respect.
I'd still appreciate a recommendation (make and model) for a microphone + earphones that gives acceptable quality at a reasonably modest price.
I've been posting that the Apple earbuds with the microphone will do for what you want. http://store.apple.com/us/product/MB770G/B