Apple iPod touch 6th generation vs Apple iPhone 7 vs Apple iPhone 7 Plus

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Display

Size:

4.0 inches
4.7 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution:

1136 x 640 pixels, 326 PPI
1334 x 750 pixels, 16:9 ratio, 326 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 16:9 ratio, 401 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

60.95 %
65.71 %
67.58 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Peak brightness:

500 cd/m2 (nit)
625 cd/m2 (nit)
625 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Apple A8 APL1011
Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24
Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24

Processor:

Dual-core, 1100 MHz, Typhoon, 64-bit, 20 nm
Quad-core, 2340 MHz, 64-bit, 16 nm
Quad-core, 2340 MHz, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU:

PowerVR Series 6XT GX6450
PowerVR 7XT GT7600 Plus
PowerVR 7XT GT7600 Plus

RAM:

1GB LPDDR3
2GB LPDDR4
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

128GB
256GB, not expandable
256GB, not expandable

Device type:

Tablet
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x)
iOS (14.x, 13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x)
iOS (14.x, 13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x)

Battery

Capacity:

1043 mAh
1960 mAh
2900 mAh

Type:

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

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)
12 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, PDAF, BSI sensor)
12 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, PDAF, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Second camera:

12 MP (Telephoto, Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.8; Focal Length: 56 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.6"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

OIS, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Video calling, Video sharing
OIS, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

1.2 MP (HDR)
7 MP (HDR)
7 MP (HDR)

Video capture:

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

Design

Dimensions:

4.86 x 2.31 x 0.24 inches (123.4 x 58.6 x 6.1 mm)
5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 inches (138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm)
6.23 x 3.07 x 0.29 inches (158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm)

Weight:

3.10 oz (88.0 g)
4.87 oz (138.0 g)
6.63 oz (188.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP67
Water, Dust; IP67

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

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

Colors:

Gold, Gray, Pink, Blue, Red
Black, Gold, Silver, Red, Rose gold, Jet black
Black, Gold, Silver, Red, Rose gold, Jet black

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), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 12 (600/100 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 12 (600/100 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE:

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.1
4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

Lightning
Lightning
Lightning

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, Headphones port, Mass storage device
Charging, Headphones port, Mass storage device

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

T4

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 07, 2016
Sep 07, 2016

FCC ID value:

BCG-E3091A link
BCG-E3087A link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.19 W/kg
1.09 W/kg

Body:

1.09 W/kg
1.10 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.56 W/kg
1.52 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.14 W/kg
1.13 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 399
$ 849
$ 969

In The Box:

Apple EarPods, Lightning to USB cable, Quick Start Guide

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 07, 2016
Sep 07, 2016
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