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The 5th-generation iPod touch, colloquially known as the iPod touch 5G or iPod touch 5) was unveiled at Apple's media event alongside the iPhone 5 on September 12, 2012, and was released on October 11, 2012. An all-purpose pocket computer with a touchscreen-based user interface, it is lighter and thinner than the 4th-generation iPod Touch, which it succeeded. It is compatible with up to iOS 9.3.5, which was released on August 25, 2016.

New features

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The iPod touch features a 4-inch diagonal Retina display. A new row of apps is therefore added. It also offers more space for updated apps.


The iPod touch has 2 cameras the front-facing unit is a 1.2 MP camera while the other one is 8 MP with a new led flash.

The loop

The loop is a new feature in which you push a button on the back and it pops out. Then you attach a wrist loop via a hole on the bottom to the popped out button to attach it.


EarPods are new headphones from Apple that are designed to fit in the ear perfectly. They have 2 speakers on the side and front for maximum sound.

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