Apple’s iPod touch and iPod nano received some huge update alongside the introduction of the new iPhone 5. The new iPod touch features a 4-inch Retina display, a 5 megapixel iSight camera with 1080p HD video recording, Apple’s A5 chip, Siri, and iOS 6. Also comes with a new ultra-thin and light anodised aluminium design and five vibrant colors.
The new iPod nano is the thinnest iPod featuring a 2.5-inch Multi-Touch display, convenient navigation buttons, built-in Bluetooth for wireless listening, and comes in seven gorgeous new colors.
There are now positive rumours that iPod Touch will get FaceTime video chat due to a new front-facing camera. On the iPhone 4, FaceTime is tied to the person’s phone number. AppleInsider reported that FaceTime for iPod Touch will tie to via an email account. Rumors of Apple’s upcoming iPod refresh will take place either Aug. 16 or 17.
HardMac has released a photo of what it claims is the next generation iPod touch, presumably set for release in September. The photo looks quite closely to what has been predicted that Apple would add back camera to the next iteration of iPod Touch.
U.K. retail John Lewis has leaked out new information about the yet release Apple iPod Touch.
The new iPod Touch will be announced in September and it will feature will have a 5 Megapixel camera with a flash, a gyroscope and FaceTime over Wi-Fi.
Check out the first Zune HD commercial. It does not tell you much. Where are the features?
Microsoft Zune HD touch-screen media player is now available at retail with a black 16GB version for $219.99 and a platinum 32GB version for $289.99. The device will have an organic light-emitting diode (OLED) multitouch screen, an NVIDIA Tegra HD processor and HD Radio capabilities with software advancements such as the new Quickplay menu, a well-featured Web browser, and engaging music and video playback features to deliver a new portable listening and viewing experience.
Zune HD features 3D games such as Project Gotham Racing: Ferrari Edition, Vans Sk8: Pool Service and Audiosurf Tilt. Microsoft will later release Twitter for Zune and Facebook for Zune. Games can be added to Zune HD via Zune Marketplace over the Wi-Fi connection or when connected to the Zune PC software.
Users will soon receive instant HD Video streaming from Zune on the XBox 360.
See what Microsoft has to offer with the new portable music Zune HD device.
Apple has only announced the 5th generation iPod Nano, and it only took a day for iFixit to totally deconstruct the device. Painful to watch but do check it out.
Apple introduces the new iPod Touch with the new addition of a 64Gb model and faster processing for the 32GB and 64GB models.
From press release: iPod touch features Apple’s revolutionary Multi-Touch™ user interface, a gorgeous 3.5-inch widescreen glass display, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and a built-in accelerometer and speaker—all in an amazingly thin metal design that slips easily into your pocket. The 8GB iPod touch is now available for just $199, along with new models which deliver twice the capacity for the same price, with the iPod touch 32GB model for $299 and 64GB model for $399.
Apple has added video recording, mic and speaker to the new iPod Nano.
From press release: The new iPod nano features an ultra-thin and sleek design with a larger 2.2-inch color display and gorgeous polished aluminum and glass enclosure. iPod nano also features a built-in FM radio with live pause and iTunes Tagging, as well as a built-in pedometer. The new iPod nano is available today in an 8GB model for $149 and a 16GB model for $179, and comes in nine brilliant colors including silver, black, purple, blue, green, orange, yellow, (PRODUCT) RED and pink.