At a press event today, Apple announced new versions of both the iPod touch and the iPod nano. The new iPod touch features a 4-inch Retina display, a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, Apple’s A5 processor, and Siri. The new iPod touch features an aluminum body and will be available in five color choices. The new iPod nano features a 2.5-inch multitouch display, built-in Bluetooth, and will be available in seven color choices. Both devices will come with Apple’s new “Lightning” dock connector.
The new iPod touch has been redesigned with a brilliant 4-inch Retina display in an ultra-thin and light anodized aluminum bodyБ─■the thinnest iPod touch ever at just 6 mm thin and weighing just 88 grams. With AppleБ─≥s dual-core A5 chip inside, iPod touch delivers up to twice the processing power and up to seven times faster graphics than the fourth generation iPod touch, all while maintaining incredible battery life of up to 40 hours of music playback and up to eight hours of video playback.* And, for the first time ever, iPod touch is available in five vibrant colors.
The reinvented iPod nano is the thinnest iPod ever, at just 5 mm, and features the largest display ever built into an iPod nano, allowing you to enjoy more of your music, photos and widescreen videos. The new iPod nano features a 2.5-inch Multi-Touch display to make navigating your music even easier; a home button to quickly get back to your home screen; and convenient buttons to easily control volume and quickly play, pause or change songs without looking. The new iPod nano gives music lovers built-in Bluetooth for wireless listening with Bluetooth-enabled headphones, speakers and cars.