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

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Display

Size

3.5 inches
4.0 inches

Resolution

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

Technology

LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

57.28 %
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

Hardware

System chip

Apple A4
Apple A8 APL1011

Processor

Single core
Dual-core, 1100 MHz, Typhoon, 64-bit, 20 nm

GPU

Yes
PowerVR Series 6XT GX6450

RAM

0.25GB
1GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

64GB
128GB

Device type

Tablet
Tablet

OS

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

Battery

Capacity

930 mAh
1043 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

0.7 MP
8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Video calling
 

Front

0.3 MP VGA
1.2 MP (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

4.40 x 2.30 x 0.28 inches (112 x 58 x 7 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)
the average is 16.9 oz (483 g)
3.10 oz (88.0 g)
the average is 16.9 oz (483 g)

Keys

 
Left: Volume control

Colors

 
Gold, Gray, Pink, Blue, Red

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

 
Loudspeaker

Features

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

2.1, EDR
4.1

Wi-Fi

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

USB

Proprietary, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features

Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Other

Computer sync, OTA sync
AirDrop

Buyers information

Price

 
$ 399

In The Box

 
Apple EarPods, Lightning to USB cable, Quick Start Guide

Availability

Officially announced

Sep 01, 2010
 
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