Apple iPod touch 4th generation vs Apple iPod touch 3rd generation vs Apple iPhone SE (2020)

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Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

3.5 inches
3.5 inches
4.7 inches

Resolution:

960 x 640 pixels, 326 PPI
480 x 320 pixels, 165 PPI
1334 x 750 pixels, 16:9 ratio, 326 PPI

Technology:

LCD
LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

57.28 %
54.79 %
65.34 %

Peak brightness:

625 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Apple A4
Apple A13 Bionic APL1W85

Processor:

Single core
Hexa-core, 2650 MHz, Lightning and Thunder, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Yes
Apple-designed 4 core

RAM:

0.25GB
0.25GB
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64GB
64GB
64GB, not expandable

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet
Smartphone

OS:

iOS (6.1, 6.x, 5.1, 5, 4.x)
iOS (3.x)
iOS (14.x, 13.x)

Battery

Capacity:

930 mAh
789 mAh
1821 mAh

Type:

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

Battery life test results:

Charging:

USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

0.7 MP
12 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, PDAF, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Video calling
OIS, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus

Front:

0.3 MP VGA
7 MP (EIS, HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

4.40 x 2.30 x 0.28 inches (112 x 58 x 7 mm)
4.30 x 2.40 x 0.33 inches (109 x 61 x 8 mm)
5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 inches (138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm)

Weight:

3.56 oz (101.0 g)
4.05 oz (115.0 g)
5.22 oz (148.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP67

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, White, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 42(3500), 46, 48(3600)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR
2.1, EDR
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

Proprietary, USB 2.0
Proprietary, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features:

Charging
Charging
Charging, Headphones port

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

T4

Buyers information

Price:

$ 399

In The Box:

EarPods with Lightning Connector, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 01, 2010
Sep 09, 2009
Apr 15, 2020
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