Apple prepping quad-core iPad, iPhone?

CNET UK - Joe Svetlik - 24 Sep, 2011
Future models of iPads and iPhones will be quad-core, upping the processing power no end, if what developers have discovered is correct. Those poking around in Apple's Xcode developer tool have found it'll ...

Apple Working on a Quad-Core iPhone, iPad?

Gotta Be Mobile - Adam Mills - 24 Sep, 2011
Next year, we will have moved beyond the dual-core era into an era of smartphones powered by quad-core processors. NVIDIA has announced its plans to bring its quad-core chips to tablets this year and smartphones in 2012 and Qualcomm has made its plans ...

Source code hints at upcoming quad-core Apple products

IntoMobile - 24 Sep, 2011
Under layers of source code, the fate of Apple products has been discovered. Right now the fastest processor in an iOS device is Apple's 1 GHz dual-core A5 chip, which is found in the iPad 2. The company is expected to unveil the iPhone 5 soon â€" say, ...

Support for quad-core ARM shows up in Apple developer tools

Today's iPhone - Cam Bunton - 24 Sep, 2011
As a registered Apple developer you get access to a good deal of pre-release software. Part of the resource pool is the Xcode developer tool. This is needed by those who create software and need ...

iPhone SDK Hints At Quad-Core iDevices

AppAdvice - Alexander Vaughn - 24 Sep, 2011
While Apple still hasn't even announced the iPhone 5 yet (very likely featuring a dual-core A5 processor), it seems they are already well on their way to preparing for the following ...

iPad 3, Future MacBook Air to Feature Quad-Core ARM CPU? [Apple Xcode Reveals ...

TFTS (blog) - Chris Smith - 24 Sep, 2011
A developer has found support for quad-core ARM processors inside Apple's Xcode thus suggesting that Apple may be already testing such CPUs in prototypes of future iOS and even Mac OS X devices. ArsTechnica refers to Marvell's quad-core Armada XP ...

Latest Xcode Release Suggests Apple is Already Working on a Quad-Core iPad

TechnoBuffalo - Killian Bell - 24 Sep, 2011
There's no denying that the iPad 2 is incredibly quick. I've been using the device since its release back in March, and I'm yet to do anything on it that is even remotely struggling for that ...

Support for quad-core ARM CPU shows up in Apple's Xcode

tuaw.com - Steven Sande - 24 Sep, 2011
The default compiler in Apple's Xcode developer tools is the LLVM-based Clang. Ars Technica reports that they received a heads-up from a developer who works on low-level ARM assembly coding that the latest ...

Apple eyes quad-core ARM CPUs for mobile devices

TG Daily - Trent Nouveau - 24 Sep, 2011
Apple has embedded support for quad-core ARM CPUs in its Xcode developer tool. Such processors could one day power next-gen iPhones, iPads and even future MacBook Airs. The references - first reported by Ars Technica - indicate that Cupertino recently ...

Recent Xcode references point towards quad-core ARM CPUs for future iOS devices

O'Grady's Power Page - Chris Barylick - 24 Sep, 2011
While Apple may not always tell you what hardware features are on the horizon where its iOS devices are concerned, the development tools can spill the beans. Per the cool cats at Ars Technica, a number of references found inside Apple's Xcode developer ...

Source code snooping points to upcoming quad-core Apple processor

BGR - Zach Epstein - 24 Sep, 2011
Apple may already be working on a quad-core Apple-branded mobile processor for inclusion in upcoming iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models. Apple's eventual move to a quad-core chipset in its iOS devices seems certain, but it looks like we now have ...

Apple's Xcode supports quad-core ARM CPUs for future iPhones, iPads

Apple Insider - Katie Marsal - 24 Sep, 2011
Hidden inside Apple's Xcode developer tool is support for quad-core ARM CPUs, hinting at next-generation processors that will power Apple's future iPhones and iPads. The references found in the default compiler in Apple's Xcode were ...

Support for Marvell Quad-Core ARM Chips Found in Xcode

Mac Rumors - Eric Slivka - 24 Sep, 2011
Ars Technica reports that support for Marvell's quad-core Armada XP processor has recently been added to the version of Apple's "Clang" compiler used in its Xcode developer tools. It is unclear, however, why support for the ARM-based processor has been ...

Hidden Xcode Support Hints That Apple Is Working On A Quad-Core iPad 3

Cult of Mac - John Brownlee - 24 Sep, 2011
Here's an interesting little detail from the latest version of Xcode: it supports Marvell's quad-core, ARM compliant Armada XP processor. Could Apple be preparing to ditch its own A-Series of systems-on-chip ...

Xcode source code includes support for quad-core ARM processors

9 to 5 Mac - 24 Sep, 2011
Ars Technica points us to source code from the latest version of the LLVM-based default compiler within Xcode showing what appears to be support for Marvell's ARM compliant Armada XP processor. Of course this has lead to speculation that Apple is ...

Support for quad-core ARM CPU shows up in Apple's Xcode, but why?

Ars Technica - Chris Foresman - 24 Sep, 2011
The latest source code for the LLVM-based compiler Clangâ€"the default compiler in Apple's Xcode developer toolsâ€"shows that support has recently been added for Marvell's quad-core, ARM-based Armada ...

 

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