Apple A6 - Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Apple A6 has 2 cores with 2 threads and is based on the 6. gen of the Apple A series series. The processor was released in Q3/2012.
Apple A6
CPU lineageCPU lineage
Name: Apple A6
Family: Apple A series
CPU group: Apple A6/A6X
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 6
Predecessor: Apple A5
Successor: Apple A7
CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency
CPU Cores / Threads: 2 / 2
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 2x Swift
Hyperthreading / SMT: No
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 1.30 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): --
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): --
Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics
GPU name: PowerVR SGX543MP3 (3 Cores)
GPU frequency: 0.27 GHz
GPU (Turbo): No turbo
Execution units: 6
Shader: 48
Max. GPU Memory: --
Max. displays: 1
Direct X: 10
Technology: 32 nm
Release date: Q3/2012
Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe
Memory type: LPDDR2-1066
Max. Memory: 1 GB
Memory channels: 2
Bandwidth: 8.5 GB/s
Thermal ManagementThermal Management
TDP (PL1):
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --
Technical detailsTechnical details
Instruction set (ISA): ARMv7-A32 (32 bit)
ISA extensions:
L2-Cache: 1.00 MB
L3-Cache: --
Architecture: A6
Technology: 32 nm
Virtualization: None
Socket: N/A
Release date: Q3/2012
Part Number: APL 0598

Benchmark results

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iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

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