Apple today put an end to all speculations and rumors floating around about the new iPod Touch 5G and 7th Gen iPod Nano. The company showcased its two most awaited music players and defined the key features of both devices.
As always, Apple has managed to steal the spotlight and draw attention of music lovers from all over the world to its state of the art playback devices. The company has seriously put in efforts to bring out unique design and extended features to these iPods.
Revamped iPod Nano 7th Gen
If you are an existing iPod Nano user, you will be surprised to see the new features and design of the 7th generation iPod Nano. The first thing to grab your attention will be a big 2.5 inch capacitive touch screen. The new iPod Nano now provides an easy touch experience with its multi-touch capabilities. This nano device is now capable of playing movies and your favorite pictures on its large, high resolution screen.
Despite a larger screen, Apple has managed to bring down the thickness of iPod Nano 7th Gen by 38% of the existing iPod Nano 6th Gen. That is a considerable reduction in dimensions and provides an ultra slim design to the device. When compared to the latest iPhone 5, iPod Nano 7th Gen is slimmer and measures a mere 5.4 mm in thickness.
Another distinguished feature of the new iPod Nano is its smaller ‘Home’ button. You can find the volume rocker, Play and Pause buttons on the sides of the new iPod Nano. The design is totally peppy and it is available in seven trendy colors.
The most important technical feature included in the iPod Nano 7th Gen is the Bluetooth support. You can now connect your Bluetooth headset or Car audio to the new iPod Nano and enjoy your favorite music unwired. Like iPhone 5, Apple has introduced the smaller dock connector in the new iPod Nano as well.
Say “Hi” to more powerful and stylish iPod Touch 5G
iPod Touch 5G has raised the bar for the new age music players. Apple has almost upgraded the new iPod Touch 5th generation to the level of its iPhone 5 without a cellular connection. The device is redesigned to offer better features and enhanced capabilities:
4 Inch Retina Display
To begin with, the most stunning feature of the new iPod Touch 5G is its 4 inch Retina display.
The same display is being used in iPhone 5 as well. Apple has increased the display size, but at the same time managed to churn out the thinnest iPod Touch. The iPod Touch 5th gen measures 6 mm in thickness and weighs below 90 grams. This time, your iPod Touch offers you double the computing speed with its dual core A5 processor. Apple even claims of seven times faster graphics rendering as compared to its 4th generation counterpart.
You have ample power now to play your favorite games on iPod Touch. Now, the entertainment never stops on your iPod Touch 5G. The device now offers 40 hours of continuous music playback or 8 hours of video playback.
The next stunning feature of new iPod Touch 5G wrapped in a slim Aluminum body is its 5 megapixel camera. This iSight camera supports HD video recording at 1080p. You can shoot great professional photographs from this camera with its auto focus and image stabilization features.
To complete the list, the camera is equipped with face detection feature and a strong LED flash. There is enhancement in camera modes as well. You can take wide shots by just panning the camera along the scene using the Panorama mode. To assist you with a better grip on the device while taking photographs, the iPod Touch comes with matching wrist loop straps.
iPod Touch 5G is powered with latest iOS 6
Apple has introduced its virtual voice assistant SIRI on the new iPod Touch 5G as well. You can now manage your device with simple voice commands.