Apple Adjusts iPod Touch Prices and Storage: 32GB For $199, 128GB For $299

Apple today tweaked its iPod touch storage and pricing configurations after discontinuing the iPod nano and iPod shuffle.

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Apple's new iPod touch lineup is priced as following in the United States:

• 32GB: $199
• 128GB: $299
• 16GB and 64GB discontinued

Apple's previous iPod touch lineup was priced as following:

• 16GB: $199
• 32GB: $249
• 64GB: $299
• 128GB: $399

The new configurations are currently in stock on Apple's online store in the same colors as previously: Silver, Gold, Space Gray, Pink, Blue, and Red.

Apple last updated the iPod touch in July 2015 with an Apple A8 chip and 8-megapixel rear-facing iSight camera.

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Top Rated Comments

Internet Enzyme Avatar
59 months ago
how are the sales on these? can't see how people still buy them? i may be in the minority.
Not everyone can afford to pay dozens of dollars every month on some phone plan
Score: 25 Votes (Like | Disagree)
profets Avatar
59 months ago
honestly, I'm not sure why they even make these anymore....
Least expensive way to get into the iOS ecosystem. Kids and developer testing I hear about quite often.
Score: 21 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Appleaker Avatar
59 months ago
This is great, I hope we see a 7th generation in the future.
Score: 19 Votes (Like | Disagree)
oneMadRssn Avatar
59 months ago
Given this iPod really has more in common with the iPhone and iPad than it does with any other iPod that has ever existed, I think they should rename it to:

iPad Nano

It runs iOS but doesn't have cellular, and does way more than just music, just like all base-model iPads.
Score: 17 Votes (Like | Disagree)
ipedro Avatar
59 months ago
I wish they'd drop "Touch" from the name. There is only one iPod now.
Score: 14 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Plutonius Avatar
59 months ago
Not everyone can afford to pay dozens of dollars every month on some phone plan
Not everyone wants to pay lots of money on a plan every month. I have a prepaid phone that cost me $100 for 1000 minutes (last a long time) and I use wifi to connect my Touch.
Score: 13 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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