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Still together: New analysis finds Samsung A7 inside iPhone 5S

Apple-Samsung relationship is not over yet: a Nikkei analysis finds Samsung-made A7 inside iPhone 5S.

By Dec. 15, 2013

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Apple getting its A7 chip from Samsung

Apple has been getting its chips "fabbed" by Samsung for years. That hasn't changed with the A7.

By Sep. 20, 2013

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Apple's A7 chip: Small space, plenty of power

The A7 processor in Apple's iPhone 5S is twice as powerful as the A6. An iFixit teardown explains one reason why.

By Sep. 24, 2013

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iPhone 5 camera powered by Sony sensor

Photography is ever more important in smartphone usage, and a close-up view shows that Sony got the coveted spot supplying the sensor for Apple's new smartphone.

By Sep. 23, 2012

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iPhone 5S gets quad-core graphics, analysis shows

The 5S is the first iPhone to pack quad-core graphics silicon. This gives the 64-bit chip plenty of horsepower for games.

By Sep. 27, 2013

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Analysts: iPad 4's graphics upgrade packs a punch

Chip analysts say the fourth-generation iPad is far from being an incremental upgrade, thanks to a brand-new graphics engine that's a serious step up in horsepower.

By Nov. 2, 2012

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Qualcomm retracts 'gimmick' comment on Apple 64-bit chip

Qualcomm says a statement made by an executive panning Apple's 64-bit A7 chip is "inaccurate."

By Oct. 8, 2013

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Apple's A7 chip makes a run at Intel

The A7 is Apple's first "desktop" processor. Sounds like hype until you consider the potential for Apple's future.

By Sep. 22, 2013

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Tearing down the Microsoft Kin

Tech site Chipworks has cracked open Redmond's new phone and had a look at what makes the youth-oriented device tick.

By May. 18, 2010

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Qualcomm gambit: Apple 64-bit A7 is a 'gimmick'

A top exec takes a risk by dismissing the new 64-bit A7 too quickly. The chip supplier will likely have a different message if it brings out its own 64-bit design.

By Oct. 2, 2013