Written by: Zhai Zhaizi｜Image Source:Steve Moser Twitter、 Tech.bricks IG
iPod Touch 8 re-launched all because of the integration of 5 rumors to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the iPod
1. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the iPod, launch the new iPod Touch
The Apple iPod was first shown at a press conference in 2001. This year (2021) coincides with the iPod’s 20th anniversary. The famous foreign media MacRumors writer Steve Moser already broke the news at the end of May, stating that Apple intends to In autumn, a new generation of iPod Touch will be launched to commemorate.
2. iPod Touch 8 will cancel the Touch ID button
There is news that the iPod Touch 8 will not be equipped with Face ID, and it will also cancel the Touch ID button and change it to the side fingerprint recognition function.
3. Equipped with 5.4-inch Retina screen
The new iPod Touch 8 will have a flat right-angle frame, similar to the iPhone 12 design, with a screen size of about 5.4 inches, and will be equipped with an A12 processor, and retain the 3.5mm jack, and there will be a single lens on the back of the machine.
4. iPod Touch 8 will push 5 colors
Steve Moser posted on Twitter what seems to be a new generation of iPod Touch colors. It can be seen from the photo that the colors are mainly pink and tender, such as: “first love apple green”, “lavender purple”, “fog cloud baby blue”, “Sunset Warm Orange” and “High Quality Black”
5. Estimated price and launch date
According to reports, the iPod Touch 8 is priced at USD199 (approximately HK$1,545) and is expected to be launched at the 2021 autumn conference.