“As the initial wave of iPhone 5 reviews hit, it looked as if Apple’s dual-core A6 processor was sporting a clock speed of around 1GHz,” Darren Murph reports for Engadget.
“We saw reports (and confirmed with our own handset) ranging between 1.00 and 1.02GHz, but a new Geekbench build (v2.3.6) has today revealed a horse of a different color,” Murph reports. “According to Primate Labs’ own John Poole, the latest version of the app — which landed on the App Store today — ‘features a dramatically improved processor frequency detection algorithm, which consistently reports the A6’s frequency as 1.3GHz.'”
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