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CNET News Video: iPod Touch gets 4-inch screen, Siri
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CNET News Video: iPod Touch gets 4-inch screen, Siri

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Apple introduced a restyled iPod Touch with a taller screen, better camera and support for Siri. The new device will come in two models, a 32GB version for $299 and a 64GB version for $399. It's expected to ship in October.

Let's talk about the iPod Touch. IPod -- most popular iPod we make and -- the world's most popular music player. What lot of people don't realize that the acts of the world's most popular game player as well. With access to over a 175000. Game and entertainment apps. And we came sending your connected to a network over -- a 150. Million game players. But it's not just a great music player great game player it's a great -- west -- us. And we wanted to take everything that customers love about -- -- touch and make it even better with an all new. Fifth generation iPod Touch. And here it is. The best iPod Touch we've -- -- When you turn on your side on -- side you're going to be amazed it's it's only six millimeters. Not just the thinnest iPod Touch we've ever done. Almost as -- as the iPod nano yet its touch. And when you pick it up hardly believe the weight of it it is it's -- life. The widest iPod Touch we've ever created so thin and light again perfect for your pocket perfect -- take -- with you where you go. And we've made it out of this really high quality and it -- of them them with an amazing finish. And on the bottom you'll see -- we have a headphone Jack speaker and of course lightning connector. But I know a thing -- probably notice first and foremost with that this life. It is this that exactly the same four inch Retina Display that we have an iPhone 5. And that means we were able to increase the screen -- so they iPod Touch without sacrificing any portability or any of one handed operation. Absolutely fantastic. And of course bigger display it great for experiencing everything better -- iPod Touch users -- like your music. It full album art song information. Touch controls -- open with being the same time. Easier navigate -- long lists of music. Perfectly matched for widescreen video again using every pixel that -- And of course even a better and more -- it game experience. So that's the new design new display of the iPod Touch. And we made it past. For bringing the a five chip to the iPod Touch which brings dual core processing to got -- touch for the first time. Which not only doubles the performance from 48 war was. On the -- -- generation iPod Touch. But even more importantly the dual core graphics can increase graphics performance by up to seven times where we were the -- What that means is that we can do things the new iPod Touch you just couldn't do. With the fourth generation iPod Touch in addition they can still pictures -- it would make. HD video recording -- while it's now 1080. And just like I quality can download download imovie from the App Store -- you -- editing right there on the device. We've improved the front camera as well facetime HD cameras to better face -- -- its laws even recording 720 Ph.D. video there. And what the better camera you take better self portraits -- profile pictures. So that's the amazing new camera technology of the new iPod Touch. So -- improve the wireless capabilities as well we've -- rated. Bluetooth to four point oh with low energy capabilities. We have support for 802802. -- eleven a BG. And dual band -- And -- we have support now for the 150 megabit per second Macs that way. And with the a five combined Wi-Fi means we bring -- nearing. For the first time the iPod Touch which means you can take your gaming experience. From your device to the big screen. To -- TV. For the first time iPod Touch. So improvements -- wireless across the board. And should probably guessed it's all powered by Iowa six the most advanced -- system in the world. With over 200 new features a violent sex and for the first time. We're supporting Siri on the new iPod Touch. For the iPod Touch is better now in every way four inch Retina Display. A -- chip. Eyesight Cameron Luke 1080. But it's still even better than that. That's for the first time iPod Touch now comes -- collars. Five really beautiful choices at each one of them. Comes with its own good. And color coordinated. The -- new iPod Touch part of our music line -- for the holiday.

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