New Chipworks data sheds light on Apple’s iPad Pro processor design

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A new analysis of Apple’s A9X SoC has a few surprises — and some major configuration changes compared to the A9 inside the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus.

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Apple's Cook Hits It Out of the Park


Apple made its annual iPhone announcement Tuesday, and there were several surprises, including one of those Steve Jobs “one more thing” moments. Now the question is, will the two new iPhones, Apple Pay and Apple Watch be a home run? Generally speaking, yes — but with some caveats. The iPhone is coming in two new sizes. One is larger, meaning longer. The other is even larger, meaning even longer. The device itself is thinner, but the screen size is longer. That will help enlarge the images and text and make the iPhone easier to use.

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Inside Metal: How Apple plans to unlock the secret graphics performance of the A7 chip

Among the surprises that Apple unveiled at WWDC 2014 is the company’s new Metal framework and shader language, aimed at radically enhancing the hardware accelerated graphics potential of the A7 Application Processor powering the company’s latest iOS devices.



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Wall Street impressed by Apple's surprise second quarter, analysts see stock headed to new highs

Apple’s second-quarter earnings report was packed with surprises that delighted investors on Wall Street, prompting some analysts to respond by raising their price targets for the iPhone maker’s stock.



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