In addition to the iPhone 5, Apple also announced the launch of the all-new iPod touch and the reinvented iPod nano and will be available in October through Apple Authorized Resellers.
The the 5th generation iPod touch is the thinnest iPod touch ever; At 6 mm, it weighs 88 grams. It has a 4-inch Retina display. It features a 5 megapixel iSight camera with 1080p HD video recording, Apple’s A5 chip, Siri, the intelligent assistant, and iOS 6.
The new iPod touch comes in a new ultra-thin and light anodized aluminum design, and for the first time ever, iPod touch comes in five vibrant colours.
With Apple’s dual-core A5 chip inside, the iPod touch is claimed to deliver up to twice the processing power and up to seven times faster graphics than the fourth generation iPod touch.
The new iPod nano is the thinnest iPod ever featuring a 2.5-inch Multi-Touch display, built-in Bluetooth for wireless listening. The new iPod nano comes in seven new colours.
The 7th generation iPod nano is said to be Apple’s thinnest iPod nano. At 5.4 mm, it is 38 % thinner than its predecessor. Physical controls are along the side.
The upgraded iPod nano has a home button, just like the iPhone. The new iPod nano is said to have the longest battery Apple ever had in a nano.
The iPod touch and iPod nano also come with the new Apple EarPods.
Both iPod touch and iPod nano come with the new Lightning connector that is smaller, smarter and more durable than the previous connector.
With the App Store on iPod touch, users have access to over 700,000 apps, including over 175,000 game and entertainment titles.