Apple has updated the iPod touch for the first time since 2012—the 2015 model sports an Apple A8 processor, 8 megapixel camera, a 128GB storage option, and an array of new colors including gold.
Making music modern
23 July 2015
This isn't the next generation of iPod touch: It's still the same general design Apple introduced back in 2012. Gone is the old 32-bit Apple A5 chipset; in its place is the scorching fast Apple A8. Gone also is the old 5-megapixel iSight camera, replaced with a much better 8-megapixel iSight. There's also a better front-facing FaceTime camera, faster 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and a fresh exterior finish. But is it enough?
Apple buyers guide
16 July 2015
iPod touch has leapt from the distant past—okay, 2012—into the present with a new Apple A8 chipset, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, an 8 megapixel camera, a 128GB option, and a full palette of new colors. But should you get it, or should you consider the slightly bigger iPad mini?