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)

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD)

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)
3.10 oz (88.0 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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