How to: Use the new iPod touch

FACETIME

1. FaceTime is maybe the most spectacular new function on the iPod touch. With a faucet on the button you possibly can see the faces of your friends, and so they can see you.

2. Setting up a FaceTime name is simple – so long as you’ve a Wi-Fi connection. Before you start, you have to enter your Apple ID and electronic mail handle in your iPod touch. Face Time connections are set through your electronic mail handle (aside from on the iPhone the place that is your phone quantity).

3. Now faucet the FaceTime app and scroll by your contact listing to find a friend who has set Face Time on his iPod touch or who has Face Time on his iPhone. Once you’ve discovered the individual you need to join, click on on Face Time to request a connection.

4. An invitation seems on the display of their iPod touch or iPhone 4 asking in case your friend needs to take part. When they settle for, your FaceTime ‘name’ begins.

5. FaceTime calls work in each portrait and panorama, and you may use the camera on the again of the iPod to present your friend the place you’re.

GAME CENTER

6. Another new function on the iPod touch is Game Center. After you’ve downloaded iOS 4.1, you will note a Game Center app on your private home display. If you need to play multiplayer games, simply faucet on it and log in along with your Apple ID.

7. You can create a nickname that’s seen to friends and the gaming group. Friends can find you through your e-mail handle and you may link numerous e-mail addresses to the Game Center app so that each 1 your friends can find you.

8. When you’re prepared to play a game, you possibly can invite somebody to be part of you. Once you’ve logged in to the Game Center app, you possibly can invite somebody by sending a friend request utilizing their nickname or electronic mail handle.

9. It’s simple to find your friends after they seem in a friends listing in the Game Center app.

10. If you possibly can’t find a friend to play with the Game Center app, think about a special participant throughout the world. Auto-match all the time provides precedence to your friends.


11. You can mix friends with gamers who match routinely to make numbers if vital.

12. You can even comply with friend requests right here and think about rankings and see how your rating scores in contrast to your friends. Tap a friend’s identify and you may see which games they’ve performed.

MAKE & TAKE HD VIDEO

13. An superior rear lighting sensor delivers good video in each clear and low gentle. We recorded some video throughout the poorly lit Apple Launch Event.

14. If you need to shine in your individual film, you possibly can see your self on the display with the VGA high quality camera on the entrance (utilized in FaceTime) whereas recording.

15. When you are performed capturing, you possibly can edit and share your film in only a few faucets thanks to the iMovie app.

16. Just drag to choose begin and finish factors on a movie strip. Save solely the components of the video that you really want.

17. It’s simple to share your accomplished films with the world. Upload your HD film straight to YouTube or share it on FaceE-book.

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