Apple iPod Touch 64GB (3rd generation)

Not much doing here in Touch-land. A new 64GB model, no 16GB unit and price cuts for everyone! Oh, and a bit more performance.


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What?

There's very little to report here, which is why we're tempted to keep the "2nd generation" tag for the latest iPod Touch even though it's technically the third iteration. At the much hyped 9/9/09 Apple keynote speech, Steve Jobs announced one new variant for the iPod Touch, a 64GB version, and the death of another model, the 16GB unit. The 32GB is priced the same as last year's 32GB model, the entry-level 8GB limbos in at AU$269 and the 32GB is now AU$399.

Feature-wise, the Touch is pretty much the same as before: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, accelerometer and a 3.5-inch multi-touch touchscreen. Both the 32GB and 64GB models now pack faster internals, which is similar if not the same to the recently released iPhone 3GS, and boosting its 3D performance they are now capable of OpenGL ES 2.0. All new models come shipped with OS 3.1 and seeing as there's no official announcement, we'll assume the ability to use the Touch as an external hard drive is still off the cards.

When?

The new Touch is available now.

Read our comprehensive review of the second-gen iPod Touch here.



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Eaten Apple posted a comment   

Does it have wi-fi?

Gra niccols Xhipos 1000
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Gra niccols Xhipos 1000 posted a review   

The Good:a modern Marvel

The Bad: Perfect

AWsome Product . nothing els to say actually

 

Wyvern posted a comment   

The Good:It's an iPod Touch 64 GB; what else is there to say?

The Bad:Absolutely..............................................................................................NOTHING

This is the best!! Get it! The Apps are amazing, though there's no jailbreak yet.

 

treats posted a comment   

From M.

Those ipod haters, your a VERY small percentage & no one cares what you think.
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@ M. and the like minded.

Blind ignorance is abounding, quantity does not equate to quality you need to experience quality to know what it is as I am sure you do not. If Ipods where the best than there would be no other so popularity in this case equates to sheep mentality and or different wants, uses, affordability and good marketing as Ipods cannot stand on quality alone.

So M. being in a COMMON majority is not necessary a good thing and you not caring what I think LIKE I CARE as your words are ever so insignificant to me and the like minded that appreciates quality. LOL

 

Jin posted a comment   

The Good:little bit faster then the second generation

The Bad:NO MIC NO CAM APPLE SHAME ON YOU XD

I realy liked a camare on the i touch 3 gen but to bad.
they only put a camera on the i pod nano.

 

Grumpy Typewriter posted a comment   

@M.
"Those ipod haters, your a VERY small percentage & no one cares what you think."

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You Your You're.

That's fine. If you can't even spell, then you're not someone whose opinion I value.

anonym
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anonym posted a review   

The Good:faster better grapics, low price

The Bad:no camera, no mic, no 16GB could have been faster

i dont own a ipod touch 3.gen but its fast, cheap but no cam no mic bad bad bad!!! apple! shame on you!

Locky
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Locky posted a review   

is the 3rd gen touch the same as 2nd gen just faster, few more features and cheaper?

 

locky posted a comment   

is the 3rd gen touch better than 2nd gen or not?

 

dimsim posted a comment   

The Good:slim and sexy its faster than my 3GS

The Bad:you have to pay for the stupit 3.1 OS , expensive 64gb model

Wheres my dam camera Steve!


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User Reviews / Comments  Apple iPod Touch 64GB (3rd generation)

  • Eaten Apple

    Eaten Apple

    "Does it have wi-fi?"

  • Gra niccols Xhipos 1000

    Gra niccols Xhipos 1000

    Rating10

    "AWsome Product . nothing els to say actually"

  • Wyvern

    Wyvern

    "This is the best!! Get it! The Apps are amazing, though there's no jailbreak yet."

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