iPhone 5 gets more, faster memory, says report
Apple did not hide the markings on the A6 chip at the Wednesday event. This gave chip sleuths a way to determine system memory capacity and speed — so a chip review site claims.
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The iPhone 5 sports 1GB of system memory, twice the amount of the iPhone 4S, a chip review site claims.
And it’s faster too, said Anandtech in a post on Saturday.
“Roughly 33 percent more peak memory bandwidth than the iPhone 4S, which can definitely help feed the faster [graphics processing unit] and drive the higher resolution display,” Anandtech said.
So, how does Anandtech know…