A number of very convincing images which reportedly show engineering prototypes of iPod Touch 5’s have been posted on various blogs. While at a quick glance there doesn’t seem to be much difference between this 5th generation iPod Touch and the current iPod Touch 4, a closer inspection reveals a few surprises!
The biggest surprise is that the images shown here seem to show an iPod Touch 5 prototype with a capacitive home button rather than a physical one. This could mean that the whole lower part of the Touch 5 could be an extra multi-touch area supporting the main touch screen.
The second surprise is the huge jump in storage. Current iPod Touch storage max’s out at 64Gb but the model shown here has a whopping 128GB!
Other details were also leaked showing the back of the device to be alloy, the iOS version as 4.2.1 and the serial number as being MC550LL.
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