Apple iPod touch 4th generation vs Apple iPhone 6 vs Apple iPod touch 5th generation

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Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

3.5 inches
4.7 inches
4.0 inches

Resolution:

960 x 640 pixels, 326 PPI
1334 x 750 pixels, 326 PPI
1136 x 640 pixels, 326 PPI

Technology:

LCD
IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

57.28 %
65.71 %
60.95 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Peak brightness:

500 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor
Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Apple A4
Apple A8
Apple A5

Processor:

Single core
Dual-core, 1400 MHz, Cyclone ARMv8-A 2nd gen., 64-bit
Dual-core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU:

Yes
PowerVR GX6450
PowerVR SGX543MP2

RAM:

0.25GB
1GB LPDDR3
0.5GB

Internal storage:

64GB
128GB, not expandable
64GB

Device type:

Tablet
Smartphone
Tablet

OS:

iOS (6.1, 6.x, 5.1, 5, 4.x)
iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x, 8.x)
iOS (9.x, 8.x, 7.x, 6.1, 6.x)

Battery

Capacity:

930 mAh
1810 mAh
1030 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

0.7 MP
8 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, PDAF, BSI sensor)
5 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.5 μm
Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
EIS, Video calling

Front:

0.3 MP VGA
1.2 MP
1.2 MP

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD)
1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

4.40 x 2.30 x 0.28 inches (112 x 58 x 7 mm)
5.44 x 2.64 x 0.27 inches (138.1 x 67 x 6.9 mm)
4.86 x 2.31 x 0.24 inches (123.4 x 58.6 x 6.1 mm)

Weight:

3.56 oz (101.0 g)
4.55 oz (129.0 g)
3.10 oz (88.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Left: Volume control, Other; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control

Colors:

Gold, Silver, Space gray
Black, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer
Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR
4.2
4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band

USB:

Proprietary, USB 2.0
Lightning
Lightning

Features:

Charging
Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop
Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T4

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 09, 2014

FCC ID value:

BCG-E2817A

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.18 W/kg

Body:

1.19 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.19 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 849

In The Box:

Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation
iPod touch loop, Apple EarPods, Lightning to USB Cable, Quick Start guide

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 01, 2010
Sep 09, 2014
Sep 12, 2012
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