Besides the iPhone 5 and iOS 6 Apple also introduced new iPod nano’s and iPod touches and a new version of iTunes for Mac at the September 12th keynote. The new iPod nano’s are larger and thinner. They come in several different colors and the new Lightning connector.
» September 12th Keynote: iTunes 11, iPod nano and iPod touch
Apple did not broadcast the iPhone 5 keynote live so for all the people that did not see the Media Event, Apple posted a video of the event on its website. In the video you can see an introduction of the iPhone 5, the new iPod Touch, the new iPod Nano, iOS 6 and the new iTunes. The video also should be available soon on Apple’s YouTube channel and in the iTunes Store. [Podcast links: Keynotes, Keynotes in HD, Keynotes in 1080p HD]
Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has released a last-minute research report showing “his expectations” for Apple’s iPod Touch update which will be introduced today. Kuo said that he expects the new model to offer new colors , 4-inch display and thinner body, GPS, camera improvements, cross-device compatibility, A5 Chip and a smaller dock connector. Check out after the break for more details. » iPod Touch Update To Bring New Colors, GPS & Camera Improvements?
iLounge has confirmed that the new white models of the fourth-generation iPod touch are now available at Apple Retail Stores. The new white model is exactly the same as the prior version but they arrive with iOS 5.0 pre-installed. The new white models of the fourth-generation iPod touch are available for purchase now and are priced from $199. Check out more pictures after the break. » White iPod Touch 4G Now In Stores
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Apple is holding a press conference next week, and is expecting to be launching a new version of the iPod Touch. But dont expect to much from it, because sources are saying that there will only be minro changes which includes a White case, new coating and a revised ambient light sensor. “MacRumors has received information indicating that the next iPod touch revision will be a very minor change, with the primary addition being the introduction of a new white model. Only minor changes are expected for the existing hardware, with the addition of an oleophobic coating for the display and a revised ambient light sensor seemingly being the main differences. Otherwise, we expect the models to be nearly identical to the current fourth-generation iPod touch model.” » Next Gen White iPod Touch With Only Minor Changes
There are a lot of rumors about the iPhone 5 and very little news about the iPod Touch these days, but it is also time for a next Gen iPod Touch and iFixDirect claims to have some parts of this new iPod Touch. They made a shot of a White iPod Touch Fron Panel, and rumors go that this will include a 3,5 inch screen and possible upgrade to 128GB. » iFixDirect Claims To Have Parts Of White iPod Touch