Apple has just announced the new iPod touch which now gets the new 4-inch Retina Display, a dual-core A5 processor, a super slim 6.1mm profile and weight of just 88 grams, a 16:9 aspect ratio and a new 5-megapixel iSight camera.
The new iPod touch retains the in-cell display from the iPhone 5 and the new 5-megapixel iSight camera comes with a backside illuminated sensor, a f/2.4 aperture, a LED flash, a five element lens and the lens is made up of a sapphire crystal. The new iPod touch runs on iOS 6 and Apple claims that it provides 40 hours of music playback time. It even supports Siri and also gets a 720p front facing Facetime camera.
The new iPod touch will be available in five colors – Black, White, Cyan, Red and Yellow. Apple has also built a hook for the iPod touch which it calls the Loop.
The new iPod touch will be available in 32GB and 64GB models. Apple also ships the new EarPod earphones with the new iPod touch, that the company says was designed over a period of three years. The product will ship at a later date in October.