Apple Officially Announces New iPod Models Including The iPod Touch And iPod Nano
At it’s iPhone 5 event in San Francisco Apple announced the new iPod models giving a much needed refresh to it’s popular iPod series. The updated models of iPod touch and iPod nano were introduced to the press that feature revamped design and new features. Here in this post we will take a look at the new iPod touch 5th generation and iPod nano 2012 with touch screen and a home button.
iPod touch 5th generation with 4-inch screen, Dual Core, and iSight camera
Apple went all the way to give the new iPod touch what it deserved this year. The new device features monstrous specs and a design that is enough good to make millions throw their money at Apple. New iPod touch 5th generation features a 4-inch Retina display screen with a resolution of 1136×640 pixels. The device has a screen that is equally good as the new iPhone 5, however when it comes to specs, the new iPod touch matches the iPhone 4S. It packs a Dual Core chip with possibly 512MB of RAM giving it amazing speed and processing power for graphics.
The new iPod touch features an iSight camera that is found on the third generation iPad. This iSight camera has a lens that can take pictures up to 5-megapixel. The camera on the new iPod touch 5th generation is equipped with an LED flash and features autofocus and Face detection. But that’s not all for camera advancements in the new iPod touch as Apple has added a HD lens in the front camera making it capable of recording 720p videos and allowing HD Facetime calls over Wi-Fi. Face detection feature is also present in the front camera.
The new iPod touch 5th generation also brings Siri to the iPod touch lineup, that now answers queries related to sports, celebs, and even restaurants.
The new thin design of iPod touch 5th generation will blow your mind as it is just 6.1mm thin making it’s thinness just ridiculous. Apple has added a new accessory on the new iPod touch called the loop that is easily attach and detachable and enables users to easily carry their iPod touch like a point and shot camera. It also features the new dock connector that not only is 80 percent smaller in size but also brings a cable that works from either side.
iPod touch comes with the new Earpods headphone that feature completely new design. The new iPod touch comes in five different colors including black, yellow, white, blue, and red. It is available in 32GB and 64GB models that are priced at $299 and $399.
iPod nano with a touch screen and home button
Along with the new iPod touch Apple also announced the new iPod nano that features a completely new design and has lots of features that were absent from the previous model. The new model of iPod nano features a 2.5-inch multitouch screen and a home button. The screen on the new iPod nano carries a resolution of 240×432 resolution at 202 pixels per inch. Unlike the previous model the new iPod nano is capable of playing videos.
The device features the new lightening connector found on other new devices and comes with the new Earpods headphone. The overall weight of the device is 31 grams. iPod nano comes is seven colours including yellow, green, silver, red, black, and pink. The new iPod nano is available in only one storage option that is 16GB, which costs $149.