Apple released a cheaper version of its multimedia player fifth-generation iPod touch without a back camera for $229. As of today ,it is the cheapest gadget on the iOS mobile platform.
Budget model of iPod touch 5G is devoid of the back camera and built-in memory was trimmed to 16 GB. Also, the player is no strap to be worn on the wrist. For the rest, it’s the same iPod touch 5G. It is also equipped with 4-inch Retina-display, front-facing camera for video calling, Apple A5 processor and 512 MB of RAM.
I recall, Apple has officially unveiled the fifth generation of the popular player last fall simultaneously with the iPhone 5. Compared with the iPod touch 4G new player has become much thinner and lighter, and more powerful.