Apple Inc. has announced the launch of upraded and reinvented version of iPod Touch and iPod Nano. These two devices have been redesigned and apart from enhancing music experience, many other extra features have been added in order to fulfill the users’ need.
Running on iOS 6 and powered by Apple’s A5 chip, the new redesigned iPod Touch is said to be the thinnest iPod ever and features a stunning 4-inch Retina display, a 5 megapixel iSight camera with 1080p HD video recording. The camera is armed with LED autofocus and panorama feature and is capable of clicking excellent HD panoramic photos by simply moving the camera across a scene.
Unlike the previous version, the new iPod Touch is preloaded with Siri, the intelligent assistant. Siri arrives on the new iPod touch with support for more languages, easy access to sports scores, restaurant recommendations and movie listings.The new iPod touch also includes: built-in Facebook integration with ability to post directly from Siri, Shared Photo Streams via iCloud, and other key iOS features like iMessage, FaceTime, Mail and Game Center. Now you can wirelessly display your iPod touch screen right on your HDTV with AirPlay Mirroring, allowing you to stream photos, videos, music, apps and play games on your big screen TV. Unlike earlier version, this time Apple iPod Touch is available in five vibrant and attractive colors and comes with color-matched wrist strap that makes it more convenient for users to take photos and play games.
The new redesigned iPod nano features 2.5-inch multi-touch screen display and is just 5 mm thick. The new iPod nano includes a home button to quickly get back to home screen and dedicated buttons to easily control volume and quickly play, pause or change songs without looking. The new iPod nano also gives you the freedom of wireless listening via built-in Bluetooth with Bluetooth-enabled headphones.
At 30 hours, the new iPod nano offers the longest music playback of any iPod nano so you can enjoy your playlists and FM radio even longer. With built-in fitness features including a pedometer and support for Nike+, iPod nano users will be ready to take their music walking, running or anywhere they like. The new iPod nano comes in seven gorgeous new colors with fun color-matched wallpapers. The new iPod nano will be available in seven vibrant colors.
Pricing and Availability of New iPod Touch and iPod nano
Pre-orders for the new iPod touch will be started from 14th September through the Apple online store with a suggested price of $299 (US) for the 32GB model and $399 for the 64GB model and the shipping will be expected to start from October.
As far as iPod nano is concerned, it will be available in October in pink, yellow, blue, green, purple, silver and slate for a suggested price of $149 (US) in a 16GB model through the Apple online store, Apple’s retail stores and Apple authorized resellers.