In his test of the iPod Touch 2019, my colleague Patrick Holland explains very clearly why most people, despite their appeal to specific consumers, want to skip the iPod Touch. And although I can fully understand and agree with many of his points, I eventually see it differently.
I've been a staunch supporter of iOS for almost 11 years, and especially thesince I bought the iPhone 3G in 2008. There are two simple reasons for this: I like the UI and its development, and the game and app selection in the App Store has never disappointed me.
That was it's really. I have an iPhone XS Max and definitely do not need the iPod Touch, but I'm looking forward to those who do. And here are three reasons why I think the iPod Touch for $ 200 is a bargain.
Later this year, Apple will launcha subscription-based game service in which you pay a monthly fee to play iOS games by some of the world's leading game developers were manufactured. The most exciting for me are Annapurna Interactive, manufacturer of Donut County, and Mistwalker under the direction of Final Fantasy inventor Hironobu Sakaguchi.
Apple expects 100 exclusive and non-exclusive games, which are pending to start the service. More are expected later. Sign up for the service and then download any Apple Arcade game at no additional cost.
The best thing about this service for iPod Touch owners, who have no cellular connection, but only Wi-Fi, is that every game is playable offline. This means you can play your games to your heart's content, even when sitting in the train or in the back seat of a carpooling vehicle.
A subscription costs the same for individuals or a family of six and is compatible with the iPad, iPhone, and Apple TV.
I have not been that enthusiastic about an iOS update since iOS 7. At that moment, Apple implemented the "flat" look of app icons. With iOS 13, it'sthat makes me dizzy the most.
Honestly, I was simply impressed by the fact that the Dark Mode is a purposeful feature – not just a– that looks cool in screenshots.
In addition, iOS 13 will include aand editing options, as well as . Signing in allows users to sign in to their iPod Touch with their Apple ID instead of their email address on apps and websites. This prevents Apple from being tracked online and targeted with ads.
AR becomes more real
The iPod Touch works with. These include the iOS app which allows you to virtually measure things in the real world by getting a truly flexible digital ruler. With Pokemon Go or the upcoming and highly anticipated Harry Potter: Wizards Unite becomes a kind of thing
Undoubtedly, you'll needto use some of the high-end AR apps. However, the new iPod Touch can be used to easily measure and locate Pokemon.
Bonus: It has a headphone jack
Yes, you can use Bluetooth headset or connect your wired phones to this 3.5mm jack at the bottom, as we did earlier.
You either like it or not, so I will not say more.
Or not. I mean, the touch is not for everyone. But it's cheap enough, with enough up-to-the-minute features and an intelligent strategic future to be worth your money if you decide to take the plunge.
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