New Apple iPad releases with A5X Chip

Discussion in 'Apple iPad News' started by iDan, Mar 7, 2012.

By iDan on Mar 7, 2012 at 12:29 PM
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    The new Apple iPad will come with the all new A5X processor and quad-core graphics! Comparing to a Tegra 3, Apple says the A5 is "twice as fast" and the A5X offers "four times the‚Äč performance." Not sure of the benchmark here, folks.

    Source: Engadget
     
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Discussion in 'Apple iPad News' started by iDan, Mar 7, 2012.

    1. Darkstar2007
      Darkstar2007
      Awesome!! The excitement is overwhelming!!
      Thanks for keeping us updated Dan!
    2. jawa6306
      jawa6306
      Woo! Can't get Internet on class so this is all I have for news. This is what I've been looking for. It'll need it to run that hd display.
    3. tazz3
      tazz3
      awesome news and as long s they put 1 gig of ram in it i will be a happy camper
    4. JohnnyApple
      JohnnyApple
      The A5X sounds like a monster. The Tegra 3 was a bit disappointing to be honest. Seems like everyone else is going to be playing catch-up yet again.
    5. freebirdforever
      freebirdforever
      Holy mother of awesome Batman. Quad Core iPad!
    6. Andyvalver
      Andyvalver
      It says on the website the a5x is dual core with extra graphics.

      To be honest, there is not much reason to buy this iPad other than a great new display. As usual apple went on and on about updates for apps. That can happen any time and isn't relevant at all.
    7. Andyvalver
      Andyvalver
      Quote from apple website

      "Dual-core Apple A5X custom-designed, high-performance, low-power system-on-a-chip with quad-core graphics"

      So it's actually still dual core... Yawn lol
    8. freebirdforever
      freebirdforever
      Im still buying one. It will still be faster than any other tablet on the market, and its the most successful tablet in the world.
    9. jmbarker
      jmbarker
      Not enough to make me upgrade from an iPad 2.

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