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ios help please, can not update

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jcm2000 Calculating status...
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Feb 6, 2013 2:30 PM

why can i update my ipod. i have 4.2.1 and i can not download anything. need ios 5 or higher. i plug it in to my itunes and it says no updates available

iPod touch
  • lllaass Level 10 Level 10 (135,285 points)
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    Feb 6, 2013 2:30 PM (in response to jcm2000)

    I suspect you have a 2G iPod. Those can only go to iOS 4.2.1.

    Identifying iPod models

    iPod touch (3rd generation)

    iPod touch (3rd generation) features a 3.5-inch (diagonal) widescreen multi-touch display and 32 GB or 64 GB flash drive. You can browse the web with Safari and watch YouTube videos with Wi-Fi. You can also search, preview, and buy songs from the iTunes Wi-Fi Music Store on iPod touch.

    The iPod touch (3rd generation) can be distinguished from iPod touch (2nd generation) by looking at the back of the device. In the text below the engraving, look for the model number. iPod touch (2nd generation) is model A1288, and iPod touch (3rd generation) is model A1318.

  • lllaass Level 10 Level 10 (135,285 points)
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    Feb 6, 2013 5:05 PM (in response to jcm2000)

    Purchase a newer model iPod

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