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Battlefield Fan

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Mar 9, 2008
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lots of misinformation here... this thread should be locked... apple kept the cpu at 1ghz to save battery.
 
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TSloper

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Jul 7, 2008
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Well technically it would be since clock speeds can be altered via software.

This processor is designed for low power consumption not raw performance. There is probably a little bit of head room left but I would expect not much. Apple designed this to keep power consumption to a minimum not maximize performance. There are physical limits imposed by the process technology and design techniques used.

The next core will very likely be A15 based. You will see 4 cores running at lower clock rates than Apple is using today.
 
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PHILIP1193

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Dec 1, 2007
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This processor is designed for low power consumption not raw performance. There is probably a little bit of head room left but I would expect not much. Apple designed this to keep power consumption to a minimum not maximize performance. There are physical limits imposed by the process technology and design techniques used.

The next core will very likely be A15 based. You will see 4 cores running at lower clock rates than Apple is using today.

This
 
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