The new A7 chip is sure to improve gaming and apps in the iPhone. It will make gaming on the iPhone an amazing experience. Developers can now start working on even more realistic and CPU high demanding games.
During today’s iPhone keynote, Apple announced the new A7 chip, featuring supercharged graphics powers and a new motion-sensing “M7” chip that enables all of iOS 7’s powerful new features. Let’s take a look under the glass at the speedy monster that makes the magic happen—and will open the door to all sorts of new apps in the future.
The new A7 is Apple’s first 64-bit system-on-chip, which as the company quickly clarified, means that apps in iOS 7 will also be 64-bit. The chip features graphics that are 56-times faster than those on the original iPhone. It also enables CPU performance up to 40-times faster than the original iPhone, and twice as fast as the iPhone 5’s A6. How far we’ve come!
Also, here’s a bonus, impressive-sounding stat: the chip features over 1 billion transistors, which are about the same size as those on the A6.
Read more at Gizmodo.