However, if this latest leak proves to be true, we could see the arrival of a new iPod touch at some point this year.
The cable was spotted by Letem Sevetem Apple, and apparently connects the lock and volume buttons to the iPod touch's internal components.
It's difficult to tell from this small leak whether or not the new iPod touch will undergo any external modifications, but it seems unlikely following last year's redesign of the media player.
In previous years, Apple has boosted the iPod touch's speed by giving it the processor used in the previous iPhone model. This could mean that the iPod touch will get a minor update with the iPhone 5's A6 chip.
In May, Apple introduced a new cheaper iPod touch model, which is 16GB with no rear facing camera or wrist strap, and also no additional colour options.
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