Today, Apple announced the 5th-generation Apple iPod touch MP3 Player
. It comes in six colors in 32GB and 64GB sizes, priced at $299
, respectively. The newest model measures 6.1mm thin, weighs 88 grams, and features a slightly updated form-factor and brushed aluminum back. It includes the same 4" 1136x640 326ppi Retina display found in the iPhone 5 as well as an A5 dual-core processor (7x faster graphics than the previous version), 5-megapixel iSight camera, Lightning dock connector, iPod touch loop (think camera strap), up to 40 hours of music playback, up to 8 hours of video playback, and more. The new iPod touch will be available for pre-order on September 14 with availability scheduled for October.
Of note, the previous generation iPod touch MP3 Player is available now in Black or White in sizes 16GB for $199 and 32GB for $249 with free shipping.