Chatter surfaces about ‘fast’ Apple A7 chip for iPhone 5S

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Chatter surfaces about fast Apple A7 chip for iPhone 5S

The iPhone 5's main logic board.

(Credit: iFixit)

A tweet from a Fox News reporter claims that new Apple silicon rumored to land in the iPhone 5S is “very fast,” while an Apple -centric blog says it will be 64-bit — echoing a previous rumor.

Clayton Morris tweeted Sunday that Apple ‘s next-generation A7 chip (the A6 currently powers the iPhone 5 and iPad 4) “is running at about 31% faster than A6. I’m hearing it’s very fast.”

Then 9to5Mac, which cited the tweet, added a bit of flavor, claiming that some A7 prototypes are 64-bit.

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The 64-bit A7 speculation first popped up about ten days ago from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.

If accurate, this is significant, as Apple ‘s previous A series processors and… [Read more]

Chatter surfaces about fast Apple A7 chip for iPhone 5S


Chatter surfaces about fast Apple A7 chip for iPhone 5S

 

Chatter surfaces about fast Apple A7 chip for iPhone 5S

 

Chatter surfaces about fast Apple A7 chip for iPhone 5S

 

Chatter surfaces about fast Apple A7 chip for iPhone 5S

 

Chatter surfaces about fast Apple A7 chip for iPhone 5S

Chatter surfaces about fast Apple A7 chip for iPhone 5S

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