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Apple iPod Touch (2012)

Key Features

Features Touchscreen, FM Tuner, Video Playback, Wi-Fi, Video Recording, Camera, Photo Playback, Voice Recorder
Video Playback Yes
Built-in Camera Yes
Video codecs supported H.264, MPEG-4, M-JPEG, Airplay Mirroring, Airplay Streaming
Video Recording Yes

Release Information

Release Date 9/21/2012
Release Price $299, $399
Audio Codecs supported AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV
Output mode Stereo
Radio Yes
Bands FM
Microphone Yes
Voice Recording Yes
Bass Boost Yes
Quoted video time 8 minutes
Quoted audio time 40 hours
Removable No
Type Rechargeable Lithium-ion


Thickness .24 inches
Weight .19 pounds
Primary orientation Portrait
Color White / Red, White / Yellow, White / Blue, White / Silver, Black / Black
Width 2.31 inches
Depth .24 inches
Height 4.86 inches
Compatibility OS X, Windows
Voice Recorder Yes


Screen Size 4 inches
Technology IPS LCD
Resolution (Y) 1,136 px
Resolution (X) 640 px
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Multitouch Yes


Internal Size 32 GB, 64 GB
External Storage No


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi Support 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11a, 802.11n
802.11n frequencies 5GHz, 2.4GHz
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth version 4.0


Manufacturer Apple
Model A6
Cores 2


Notable services supported iTunes
Operating System iOS
Launch OS version 6
Audio Codecs supported AAC, MP3
Media Streaming AirPlay


Sensors Ambient light, Gyroscope, Accelerometer

Front Camera

Video Resolution 720p

Rear Camera

Resolution 5 megapixels
Flash Single LED
Focus Type Autofocus


Headphone jack 3.5 mm
Data connections Lightning