97points

Apple iPod 5 touch 32G

49points

Apple iPod classic

Comparison winner
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
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21 facts in comparison

Apple iPod 5 touch 32G vs Apple iPod classic

Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic

Why is Apple iPod 5 touch 32G better than Apple iPod classic?

  • 4.4mm thinner
    ?

    6.1mmvs10.5mm
  • 9.47x higher resolution
    ?

    640 x 1136pxvs240 x 320px
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 52g lighter
    ?

    88gvs140g
  • 2x higher pixel density
    ?

    326ppivs163ppi
  • 1.6x bigger screen size
    ?

    4"vs2.5"
  • Has an accelerometer
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  • Has a touch screen
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Why is Apple iPod classic better than Apple iPod 5 touch 32G?

  • 128GB more internal storage
    ?

    160GBvs32GB
  • 19.9mm shorter
    ?

    103.5mmvs123.4mm

Price comparison

Apple iPod classic

Buy used:

$101.96

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Apple iPod classic AmazonApple MC297LL/A iPod Classic MP3/MP4 Pla...Apple MC297LL/A iPod Classic MP3/MP4 Player 160GB Black (7th Generation) (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Renewed)
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$314.99
Apple iPod classic AmazonApple iPod classic 160 GB Silver (6th Ge...Apple iPod classic 160 GB Silver (6th Generation) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$309.99
Apple iPod classic AmazonApple iPod classic 120 GB Silver (6th Ge...Apple iPod classic 120 GB Silver (6th Generation) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$269.99
Apple iPod classic AmazonMusic Player iPod Classic 6th Generation...Music Player iPod Classic 6th Generation 80gb Black Packaged in Plain White Box
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$239.89
Apple iPod classic Amazon30-pin to USB Cable Apple MFI Certified ...30-pin to USB Cable Apple MFI Certified Sync Charge Short Cable 8" 20cm Compatible with iPhone iPad iPod Classic iPod Nano iPod Touch - 2 Pack
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$10.99
Apple iPod classic AmazonOrange for Apple iPod Classic Hard Case ...Orange for Apple iPod Classic Hard Case with Aluminum Plating 80gb 120gb 160gb
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$9.99
Apple iPod classic Amazonclassic7th for iPod Classic 7TH Generati...classic7th for iPod Classic 7TH Generation MusicPlayer (Black-256GB)
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$299.00
Apple iPod classic AmazonMusic Player iPod Classic 6th Generation...Music Player iPod Classic 6th Generation 80gb Silver Packaged in Plain White Box
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$238.99

Design

1.thickness

6.1mm

10.5mm

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 32G
Apple iPod classic
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
3.resolution

640 x 1136px

240 x 320px

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

140g

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.pixel density

326ppi

163ppi

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.
7.has a touch screen
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
8.width

58.6mm

61.8mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
9.height

123.4mm

103.5mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
2.has AirPlay
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
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.
3.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
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

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.
2.has an accelerometer
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
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.
3.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has GPS
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
5.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
6.Is capable to record voice
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
Voice recording feature allows you to record voice memos, notes, lectures, etc.

Miscellaneous

1.Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books
Apple iPod 5 touch 32G
Apple iPod classic
Users can get access to books from real libraries.

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