Apple launches new iPod touch with A10 Fusion chip and up to 256GB storage

On: May 28, 2019

After several years, Apple has launched a brand new iPod touch today. The device has a similar design to its predecessor with large bezels and a physical home button. The top-end variant carries 256GB capacity, making this is a first for any iPod device.

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Apple iPod touch: specifications and features

The new Apple iPod touch has a 4-inch display panel and a physical home button. The music player is powered by the A10 Fusion chipset, which allows it to support Group FaceTime and AR experiences. It has been launched in three variants – 32GB, 128GB and 256GB. It works with Apple Music or the iTunes Store. Apple Music subscribers can gain access to more than 50 million songs, playlists, Beats 1 and daily curated selections. Along with creating playlists, listeners can also watch music videos, listen to exclusive Beats 1 shows on demand and share music.

Apple iPod touch launched

In the gaming area, users can subscribe to Apple Arcade later this year, which offers more than 100 new games without ads or additional purchases, and the ability to download games for offline play. The iPod touch can also bring 3D objects to life with the help of AR experiences.

Greg Joswiak, Apple’s vice president of Product Marketing said, “We’re making the most affordable iOS device even better with a performance that is twice as fast as before, Group FaceTime and augmented reality. The ultra-thin and lightweight design of iPod touch has always made it ideal for enjoying games, music and so much more wherever you go.”

Apple iPod touch: price and availability

The new iPod touch is priced at Rs 18,900 for the 32GB model, Rs 28,900 for the 128GB model and Rs 38,900 for the 256GB model, and will be sold through Apple Authorised Resellers and select carriers. It will be available to purchase from the end of this week in six shades – Space Grey, White, Gold, Blue, Pink and (PRODUCT) RED. Would you like to try out the new iPod touch? Let us know in the comments section below and stay tuned to Pricebaba for more updates.

Avica Bedi

Avica is a writer, inside out. Having found her love for technology by chance, she is an English Literature student and an entrepreneur. She loves reading stuff, drools over animals all day, binge-watches Netflix shows whole-heartedly and aspires to bring a change in this world. Oh, and she loves trying out new smartphones.