The Chipworks teardown of the A7 chip in Apple's latest iPhone, the 5s, shows not only the announced 64-bit CPU, but also the not-so-public arrival of a quad-core GPU.
The 5S is the first iPhone to pack quad-core graphics silicon. This gives the 64-bit chip plenty of horsepower for games.
With quad-core chips quickly losing their novelty, the industry will start pushing benefits like better graphics and power efficiency.
Goodbye to the CPU, it's all about the GPU for Apple's new iPad.
Intel will beef up its system-on-a-chip design with quad-core variants and faster graphics.
The iMac has gained the high-speed Thunderbolt connection and FaceTime video calling on the outside, with quad-core Intel processors and new graphics chips inside.
Nvidia's Tegra chip is already in tablets from Motorola and Samsung. But the graphics chip supplier is already looking to up the ante to tablets with five times the processing power.
The 18.4-inch Aspire AS8950G has Intel's new Core i7-2630QM processor, ATI's new Mobility Radeon 6850 graphics processor, 8GB of DDR RAM, and a 750GB hard drive.
Apple has announced 21- and 27-inch iMacs, which give you graphics and hard-drive options. There's an SD card slot but no Blu-ray too. Check out our story for details and prices
The Pavilion p6247c may be a little lightweight in the graphics department, but otherwise it's a power-packing, Windows 7-loaded dynamo.