Guide to Identifying Apple iPod touch models

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Are you confused about which model iPod touch you have?

When buying accessories for your iPod touch it is important to know what model it is as cases and screen protectors are usually only designed to fit a specific model. There are several external features which can help you identify the model of your iPod touch.

iPod touch 6 (6th Generation) 16GB, 32GB, 64GB and128GB models











 
  • Capacity: 16GB or 32 GB or 64 GB or 128GB
  • Colours: Silver, Gold, Pink, Blue, Red and Space grey (anodized aluminum back)
  • Release Date: July 2015

Size and Weight

  • Height: 123.4 mm (4.86 inches)
  • Width: 58.6 mm (2.31 inches)
  • Depth: 6.1 mm (0.24 inch)
  • Weight: 88 grams (3.10 ounces)

iPod touch 5 (5th Generation) 32GB, 64GB and 16GB with rear camera

ipod touch 5th generation 32GB 64Gb and 16GB with rear camera









 
  • Capacity: 16GB or 32 GB or 64 GB
  • Colours: Silver, Pink, Yellow, Blue, Red and Slate/Dark grey (anodized aluminum back)
  • Release Date: October 2012, June 2014 (16GB with rear camera)

Size and Weight

  • Height: 123.4 mm (4.86 inches)
  • Width: 58.6 mm (2.31 inches)
  • Depth: 6.1 mm (0.24 inch)
  • Weight: 88 grams (3.10 ounces)

iPod touch 5 (5th Generation) 16GB WITHOUT rear camera

ipod touch 5th generation without rear camera








 
  • Capacity: 16 GB
  • Colours: Black (Silver Back)
  • Release Date: May 2013

Size and Weight

  • Height: 123.4 mm (4.86 inches)
  • Width: 58.6 mm (2.31 inches)
  • Depth: 6.1 mm (0.24 inch)
  • Weight: 86 grams (3.04 ounces)
Note: Cases specifically designed for the 32GB and 64GB models may still fit the 16GB model but most cases have an opening for the camera lens at the back and a round hole for the strap which the 16GB iPod does not need. There is also the possibility cases designed for the 32GB and 64GB models could block the function of the microphone on the 16GB model.

iPod touch 4 (4th Generation)

iPod touch 4 (4th Generation)







 
  • Capacity: 8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB or 64 GB
  • Colours: White and Black (stainless steel back)
  • Release Date: September 2010

Size and Weight

  • Height: 111.0 mm (4.4 inches)
  • Width: 58.9 mm (2.32 inches)
  • Depth: 7.2 mm (0.28 inch)
  • Weight: 101 grams (3.56 ounces)

iPod touch 2 and 3 (2nd and 3rd Generation) The outside of these two models is the same

ipod touch 2 and 3 (2nd and 3rd Generation)








 

iPod touch (3rd generation)

  • Capacity: 32 GB or 64 GB
  • Colours: Black only (stainless steel back)
  • Release Date: September 2009

Size and Weight

  • Height: 110 mm (4.3 inches)
  • Width: 61.8 mm (2.4 inches)
  • Depth: 8.5 mm (0.33 inch)
  • Weight: 115 grams (4.05 ounces)

iPod touch (2nd generation)

  • Capacity: 8 GB, 16 GB or 32 GB
  • Colours: Black only (stainless steel back)
  • Release Date: September 2008

Size and Weight

  • Height: 110 mm (4.3 inches)
  • Width: 61.8 mm (2.4 inches)
  • Depth: 8.5 mm (0.33 inch)
  • Weight: 115 grams (4.05 ounces)

iPod touch Original (1st Generation)

ipod touch Original








 
  • Capacity: 8 GB, 16 GB, or 32 GB
  • Colours: Black (stainless steel back)
  • Release Date: September 2007

Size and Weight

  • Height: 110.0 mm (4.3 inches)
  • Width: 61.8 mm (2.4 inches)
  • Depth: 8 mm (0.31 inch)
  • Weight: 120 grams (4.2 ounces)
 
Are you confused about which model iPod touch you have?

When buying accessories for your iPod touch it is important to know what model it is as cases and screen protectors are usually only designed to fit a specific model. There are several external features which can help you identify the model of your iPod touch.
Are you confused about which model iPod touch you have?
 
When buying accessories for your iPod touch it is important to know what model it is as cases and screen protectors are usually only designed to fit a specific model. There are several external features which can help you identify the model of your iPod touch.
 
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