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Apple iPod touch 5th generation


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Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Market Status: Released

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Device typeTablet  
OSiOS (9.x, 8.x, 7.x, 6.1, 6)  
Dimensions4.86 x 2.31 x 0.24 inches (123.4 x 58.6 x 6.1 mm)  
Weight3.10 oz (88 g)
the average is 12.9 oz (368 g)
Physical size4.0 inches  
Resolution640 x 1136 pixels  
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

326 ppi  

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

Screen-to-body ratio60.95 %  
Colors16 777 216  
Camera5 megapixels  
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

FeaturesFace detection, Digital image stabilization, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), Autofocus, Touch to focus, Geo tagging  
Shooting ModesHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama  
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps)  
FeaturesDigital image stabilization, Video calling  
Front-facing camera1.2 megapixels  
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Apple A5  

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Dual-core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9  
Graphics processorPowerVR SGX543MP2  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

512 MB RAM  
Built-in storage64 GB  
Music playback40.00 hours  
Video playback8.00 hours  
Capacity1030 mAh  
Not user replaceableYes  
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Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Genre, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
YouTube playerYes  
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload)  
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, n 5GHz  
FeaturesUSB charging  
OtherComputer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop  
Other features
NotificationsFlight mode, Speakerphone  
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope  
OtherVoice recording  
Officially announced12 Sep 2012  
Shopping information
AccessoriesiPod touch loop, Apple EarPods, Lightning to USB Cable, Quick Start guide  

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