100points

Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB

67points

Apple iPod nano

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42 facts in comparison

Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB vs Apple iPod nano

Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano

Why is Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB better than Apple iPod nano?

  • 7.01x higher resolution
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    640 x 1136pxvs240 x 432px
  • 1.78x higher pixel density
    ?

    326ppivs183ppi
  • 1.6x bigger screen size
    ?

    4"vs2.5"
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • Has GPS
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  • Has AirPlay
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?

Why is Apple iPod nano better than Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB?

  • 0.7mm thinner
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    5.4mmvs6.1mm
  • 57g lighter
    ?

    31gvs88g
  • 19mm narrower
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    39.6mmvs58.6mm
  • Has a radio
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  • 46.9mm shorter
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    76.5mmvs123.4mm

Price comparison

Apple iPod nano

ProductStorePrice
Apple iPod nano amazonApple iPod nano 7th Generation Silver (1...Apple iPod nano 7th Generation Silver (16GB) MKN22LL/A
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$299
Apple iPod nano amazonM-Player iPod Nano 7th Generation 16gb P...M-Player iPod Nano 7th Generation 16gb Purple (Generic Headset and Charging Cord) Packaged in Plain White Box
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$299
Apple iPod nano amazonApple iPod Nano 16GB Pink (7th Generatio...Apple iPod Nano 16GB Pink (7th Generation) (Renewed)
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$350
Apple iPod nano amazonMusic Player iPod Nano 7th Generation 16...Music Player iPod Nano 7th Generation 16gb Space Grey Packaged in Plain White Box
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$329

Design

1.thickness

6.1mm

5.4mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
2.has an LED-backlit display
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
3.resolution

640 x 1136px

240 x 432px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
4.weight

88g

31g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.Has built-in clip
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
You can clip your device to your clothes and carry it easily, e.g. in a gym.
6.pixel density

326ppi

183ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
8.has a touch screen
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
9.volume

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16.36cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.Is a one-piece device
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
The device has built-in headphones, which make it very comfortable while doing sports.
3.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
4.audio output power

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Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.number of microphones

1

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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Connectivity

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
2.Has a built-in USB male connector
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
The device comes with a built-in USB male connector and doesn't need a separate USB cable to connect with the computer.
3.has an HDMI output
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
4.USB version

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2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
6.has AirPlay
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
7.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
8.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Features

1.has an accelerometer
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
2.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.battery power

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
4.Has a dedicated Record Button
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
Dedicated Record Button makes recording fast and simple because you need only to press it to start and stop the recording.
5.has an external memory slot
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
6.has GPS
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
8.megapixels (main camera)

5MP

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The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
9.movie bitrate

2.5Mbps

2.5Mbps

The higher the movie recording bitrate the better the movie quality with more and crispier details and less compression artifacts.

Miscellaneous

1.Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books
Apple iPod 5 touch 16GB
Apple iPod nano
Users can get access to books from real libraries.

Price comparison

Apple iPod nano

ProductStorePrice
Apple iPod nano amazonApple iPod nano 7th Generation Silver (1...Apple iPod nano 7th Generation Silver (16GB) MKN22LL/A
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$299
Apple iPod nano amazonM-Player iPod Nano 7th Generation 16gb P...M-Player iPod Nano 7th Generation 16gb Purple (Generic Headset and Charging Cord) Packaged in Plain White Box
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$299
Apple iPod nano amazonApple iPod Nano 16GB Pink (7th Generatio...Apple iPod Nano 16GB Pink (7th Generation) (Renewed)
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$350
Apple iPod nano amazonMusic Player iPod Nano 7th Generation 16...Music Player iPod Nano 7th Generation 16gb Space Grey Packaged in Plain White Box
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$329

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