Apple launches the new 7th generation iPod touch with A10 Fusion chip that offers immersive augmented reality (AR) experiences, Group FaceTime and more. This is a major update after Apple had launched the 6th generation iPod in July 2015.
The new iPod touch price starts at Rs 18,900 for the 32GB model, Rs 28,900 for the 128GB model and Rs 38,900 for 256GB model. Apple said in a statement that it will be available via Apple authorised resellers and select carriers.
Greg Joswiak, Apple's Vice President of Product Marketing said, "We're making the most affordable iOS device even better with the performance that is twice as fast as before, Group FaceTime and augmented reality starting at just $199".
Joswiak added, "The ultra-thin and lightweight design of iPod touch has always made it ideal for enjoying games, music and so much more wherever you go".
With 256GB the new iPod touch comes with plenty of space to download music for offline audio via Apple Music or iTunes store.
Using Apple Music, subscribers will be able to access a catalogue of over 50 million songs backed with thousands of playlists, Beats 1 Radio and daily editorial selections from music experts.
Subscribers will be able to create their own playlist, listen to Beats 1 shows from their favourite artists on demand, watch music videos and share music with friends.
Apple said that the new iPod touch also provides fun augmented reality (AR) experiences across gaming, education and web browsing.
(With IANS inputs)