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Apple iPhone 5's A6 chipset performance examined in detail

22 September, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Apple iPhone 5's A6 chipset performance examined in detail - read the full textEver since the Apple iPhone 5 was announced, the A6 chipset which powers it has been something of a riddle. With Apple mentioning nothing on the exact specifications, we had to wait another week to find the core count and architecture, as well as the RAM amount and GPU model. Now however, we got...

 

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compare the SG3 results from this source to GSMArena's own and you'll notice the dodgy difference in the numbers. And lets not forget JB will increase the results for many of these benchmarks.

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  • 2012-09-22 17:34
  • nHTv

I'm am a galaxy s3 owner but I saw on YouTube and seen on websites the galaxy s3 score a lot better on these benchmarks, I think they are false in some way because the Mali 400mp has been proven and I know it's more powerful than the powervr and the adreno 225 so really the Mali should beat the US version of the galaxy s3 and be either on level or better than the iphone 5

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  • 2012-09-22 17:33
  • mpT%

Even Qualcomm are saying that most smartphone users don't need 4 cores. Smartphones run just fine on two cores, as proven with the Krait.

Haha, so at last the myth of quad core has been all blown wide open.

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  • 2012-09-22 17:32
  • sXDt

But with Lumia 920 you can shoot lower shutter speed handheld shots or use the display with gloves on. Doesn't that sound cool now?

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  • 2012-09-22 17:31
  • niyy

Try and talk iPhone shit now, lol "benchmarks dont matter" lol

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  • 2012-09-22 17:30
  • kE2Q

Yay suddenly benchmarks became relevant for ios fans all of a sudden.

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  • 2012-09-22 17:27
  • v0qu

Now I'm sure I'll buy Iphone 5!

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  • 2012-09-22 17:26
  • 321W

As expected for being late in the game. Nothing to be proud of really. Newer flagship should beat older flagships.

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  • 2012-09-22 17:25
  • v0qu

Loving it!!!!

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  • 2012-09-22 17:25
  • XNts

Bu..bu..teh corez! Can't wait for SG3 fans to justify this one. I guess they're gonna say benchmarks don't matter now. Bwahahaha

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  • 2012-09-22 17:25
  • 8YCj

WTF is this sh*t? Galaxy s3 only running at 7 fps on 1080p?! That's bs!!!

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  • 2012-09-22 17:25
  • t7Pn

Great performance by the iPhone 5, but maybe it's because of the smaller resolution and not sure if these are legit

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  • 2012-09-22 17:24
  • Kij$

that what you call innovation.. amazing results for iphone

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  • 2012-09-22 17:22
  • 3LAc

. Yea first, apple u suck, lumia 920 ftw

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  • 2012-09-22 17:21
  • v64c

C'mon sgs3 fans lets talk!! Where are now?? What happened to ur so called "beast, best, i7core2dualquadish" phone? Poor sgs in just 4months thats all? Ur so outdated and slow to think ur just 4months old poor samcheap. Whahahahhaha

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  • 2012-09-22 17:20
  • t7XH

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