The new generation of the iPod touch
, we've been told, is roughly 50 percent faster than the previous iteration. Well, the fine folks over at the iPhone Blog
have done a bit of information collecting on just that topic -- to see if Apple's latest is actually that much faster. Macworld
did testing which showed a reduction in boot times from 31 to 19 seconds, web page loading (using the New York Times
) went from 34 to 15 seconds, while app launching saw time reductions across the board. So -- in essence -- yes, the newest iPod touch is about 50 percent faster than the previous model in terms of performance. Hit the read link to hear even more tantalizing details.