Apple iPod touch (3rd generation)

Basic Specs

Screen size (diagonal) 3.5 inches
Wi-Fi Yes
Internal size 16 GB
Media streaming AirPlay

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Tech Specs

Hardware

Length 4.3 inches
Width 2.4 inches
Thickness 0.33 inches
Weight 0.01 g
Color Black / Silver
Loudspeaker Mono

Display

Screen size (diagonal) 3.5 inches
Technology LCD
Resolution (Y) 960 px
Resolution (X) 640 px
Color depth 16-bit color
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Multitouch Yes

Connectivity

Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi support 802.11g, 802.11b
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth version 2.1 + EDR

Storage

Internal size 16 GB
External storage No
Max external size 32 MB

Software

Notable services supported iTunes
Operating system iOS
Launch OS version 3.1
Latest OS version 5.0.1
Audio codecs supported WAV, AAC, MP3, AIFF, .AA (audible)
Video codecs supported H.264, MP4, M4V, MOV
Media streaming AirPlay

Ports

Video out Yes
Headphone jack 3.5mm
Data connection(s) iPod

Battery

Quoted video time 6 hr
Quoted audio time 30 hr
Removable No

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  • 8.0
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    Reviewed by lk (Currently owns)

    The 3rd generation iPod touch is compatible with all of the things that iOS 5.0 brought, unlike the 2nd generation, which looks the same. It is thin and light, but its shiny metal back warrants a case to prevent scratches. Its display is nothing special, but is bright and responsive. iOS 5.0.1 is the newest version of iOS, and is compatible with the 3rd generation of the iPod touch. iOS 5.0.1 is great and is the best for most customers of devices like this. Its speakers are nothing special, not loud or particularly accurate, but once again, are fine. Its processor is fast enough now, but many games (and new versions of iOS) will become incompatible over time, as it is old. Its battery will last a day for most people in use similar to that of a smartphone. This is still available refurbished from Apple for a great deal, which for some people is better than the newer iPod touch.

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