Does Apple downclock the Wifi chip when idle?

Discussion in 'iPod touch' started by Diamons, Jul 28, 2011.

  1. Diamons macrumors newbie

    Sep 9, 2010
    Speedtest reports speeds of 100 - 200 KB/s after the iPod Touch was locked for a while.

    After I return to the home screen again, I run the test and get 1200 - 1600 KB/s but the numbers slowly climb up.
  2. Intell macrumors P6


    Jan 24, 2010
    It has a low power mode. But the mode switch is near instant.
  3. Tech Elementz macrumors 6502

    Jul 7, 2011
    The only chip that is underclocked officially is the processor. It is underclocked by 200 MHz...

    As for the WiFi chip, it is low powered as Intell has said, but as for underclocking the WiFi speeds, I doubt it if someone has proof...

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