Apple iPod touch, Blue

Product information

Ultra-slim, ultra-light and easy to use, Apple's 5th generation iPod touch is the ideal portable device for music, movies, games and more. Running on iOS, iPod touch is packed full of features and includes a brilliant design, gorgeous Retina display and integrated cameras. It's also available in a variety of colours and capacities, so you can easily find the iPod that best suits you.

Beautiful design
More advanced than ever and more fun than ever. iPod touch is made from aluminium, rendering it smooth to touch and light to carry, as well as tough enough to take the occasional bump. Even the charging port has been designed to ensure portability, with the small and smart lightning connector allowing for the slimmer design. iPod touch has been designed with the environment in mind, with its composition consisting of highly recyclable materials and free of toxic ones. And it still looks great, with the fun, vibrant colour options ensuring iPod touch really stands out.

Retina display
The stunning 4-inch Retina display is a perfect fit for whatever you want to do- from browsing the internet and creating playlists to watching widescreen movies and playing games. It's tall but slim, making it perfect for one handed use and includes finger-friendly multi-touch technology to ensure accuracy and responsiveness. The Retina display is bright and vibrant, and packs in 326 pixels per inch, allowing it to show more details and delivering crisp, clear images.

iSight and FaceTime HD Cameras
Capture high quality photos with the 5 megapixel iSight camera. iSight makes use of advanced optics combined with an LED flash, tap to focus and face detection to deliver the perfect shot. You can even use it to take incredible panoramic shots or record 1080p Full HD video. Plus, the front-facing FaceTime HD camera is ideal for making video calls and taking selfies, while editing your photos is easy in the Photos app.

Dual-core chip
iPod touch is powered by a dual-core A5 chip, providing incredible processing power and fast graphics for all of your games and apps. The A5 is also remarkably power-efficient, allowing for up to 40 hours of music playback or 8 hours of video on a single charge.

Music and video
iPod touch and iTunes are here to keep you entertained. With up to 64GB of room available to store your music and videos, you can make sure you'll always have something to grab your attention. Plug in the included earpods for some private listening or share your favourite tunes with friends over the built-in loudspeaker. You can even wirelessly stream music to compatible speakers through Bluetooth or AirPlay. And if you're running out of things to watch, the iTunes Store is ready with plenty of songs and videos for you to download straight to your iPod.

Games and apps
The App Store is host to over a million apps and games, many of which are free to download. You iPod touch will also come with a variety of pre-installed apps, from iMessage and FaceTime for communicating with friends and family to Safari for browsing the web and Maps to help you plot your journeys.

With Siri, your iPod touch can help you plan your life and answer your questions. Siri can wake you up, give you film and restaurant picks, give you reminders and answer almost any question you can think of. Requires internet access.

With the Apple EarPods and the iPod touch loop, you iPod touch is ready to go. The EarPods have been tested on over 600 people to create the new one-size-fits-all shape. Unlike traditional circular earbuds, the design of the Apple EarPods is based on the geometry of the ear, making them more comfortable and stable during wear, all while delivering excellent sound quality. The iPod touch loop is a fun new way to keep your device safe at hand and it comes colour-matched to your iPod touch (Loop not included with 16GB models).

System Requirements:
Apple ID (required for some features)
Internet access
Syncing with iTunes on a Mac or PC requires:
Mac: OS X v10.6.8 or later
PC: Windows 7; Windows Vista; or Windows XP Home or Professional with Service Pack 3 or later
iTunes 10.7 or later

Please note: iPod touch loop sold separately for 16GB models

Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
Up to 40 hours audio or 8 hours video
Bluetooth Enabled Information Wireless way of transferring data between electronic devices over short distances
Yes - 4.0
Front: FaceTime camera with 720p HD video. Rear: 5MP iSight with 1080p HD video
H123.4 x W58.6 x D6.1mm
Plays Formats
Power Supply
Rechargeable lithium-ion battery
Screen size Information Measured diagonally.
Transfer method Information The way music or videos are transferred to the player
Lightning to USB
Voice Recording Information This device features a microphone and can also be used like a Dictaphone.
Weight Information Unpackaged weight


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Rated 5 out of 5 by 20 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Superb Product and Service The service provided by John Lewis was superb as always and the product met all my expectations and more. Looking to buy another one very soon for the wife 13 February 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by an iPhone without the ... phone All the i-phone widgets, gizmos, extras, bells and whistles you could wish for, just without the actual phone. If you ever wondered why they couldn't just make a brilliant little device for carrying around all your music, calendars, reminders, notes, favourite apps, etc., but didn't disturb you constantly with calls and texts - this is it. Comprehensively recommended. 10 February 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great iPod and excellent price Needed an upgrade from my little iPod nano and this is just ideal. Especially like the email and notes facility and the sound and earphones are better than my old one. 10 February 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by excellent product The ipod touch is an Excellent product i would recomend this product and using John Lewis click and collect from your local store. could not fault the service and would recomend it and i would also use this service again 10 February 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great purchase Excellent for more than music, great apps and screen pure delight. 10 February 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Ipod touch Great device does what the iPhone does without the phone feature great for picking up emails calendar & music cannot move without it recommended buy the extra memory if you have a lot of music. You want to take with you on the move 04 February 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 A gift for my lovely Dad Great service as always at John Lewis. Love this store very much 09 December 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Smashing Xmas Present It hasnt been used yet as its a xmas present for my 13 year old, the main reason I bought this from John Lewis was the free 2 year guarantee, it was the same price in Argos & Tesco but theirs only came with a 1 year guarantee 19 November 2013
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