iPhone 7’s A10 Chip Performance Leaks, Is 18 Percent Faster than A9
As it happens with every new iPhone generation, the upcoming model due in September will get a new chip inside, and naturally, everyone expects the company to call it A10 and come with performance increases over the existing A9 configuration used on the iPhone 6s.
And if we are to trust this Geekbench chart, the A10 will indeed be installed on the iPhone 7, and what’s more, it’ll also bring noticeable performance improvements over the current generations.
But let’s take things one at a time and see what the A10 is all about.
First and foremost, the A10 will be manufactured by TSMC, and it appears that this company will be the sole producer of the new chip, mostly because of the chipgate scandal that impacted the 6s. The existing models come with chips manufactured by both TSMC and Samsung, and benchmarks showed that the latter p… (read more)