New Apple TV Supports Smaller, More Efficient Dual-Core A5 Processor


Apple’s latest Apple TV, unveiled alongside the new third-generation iPad, utilizes a new A5 processor. At the unveiling event, Apple had said that the Apple TV would utilize a single-cpore processor on its A5 chipset, but it is now known that the A5 processor employed is actually a dual-core model with the second core turned […]

iPad 3: Everything We Know About the New iPad

iPad 3 Photos

Apple is rumored to announce the iPad 3 on March 7th at an event held at the Yurba Buena Center for the Arts. Apple hasn’t made anything official yet, but thanks to a large number of leaks, we have a pretty good idea about what the iPad 3 will look like and what kind of spec updates […]

Absinthe iPhone 4S and iPad 2 Jailbreak Now Available For Windows

iPhone 4S Absinthe Jailbreak App

Last week GreenPois0n released their iOS 5 jailbreak, but Windows users were left out of the fun at first. Don’t fret PC people, the Windows version of the jailbreak is now a reality. The GreenPois0n team added a download link to the original post. They’re also promising that a version for Linux users is coming soon.

How to Jailbreak the iPhone 4S

iPhone 4S Absinthe Jailbreak App

The real iPhone 4S jailbreak has finally been released for the general public. The new iPhone 4S jailbreak works on all A5 devices, which means it is also an iPad 2 jailbreak. Just as we showed you how to jailbreak your iPhone 4, we are giving you a step by step walkthrough to jailbreak the […]

iPhone 4S Jailbreak “Nearly Ready to Pop”

iPhone 4S jailbreak release

The dream team of iPhone hackers, including pod2g, The Chronic Dev Team and The iPhone Dev Team, have made significant progress and is almost ready to announce an iPhone 4S jailbreak release. The teams’ members have worked tirelessly to make the A5 jailbreak a reality. We’ve seen progress made this week with proof of an […]

Untethered iPhone 4S, iPad 2 Jailbreak Arriving As Early As Next Week


The latest iOS hardware will be joining their previous-generation counterparts with an untethered jailbreak option, which could be delivered as early as next week just when the Consumer Electronics Show is slated to start. The A5-powered iPhone 4S and iPad 2 will be joining the iPhone 4 and iPad 1 when this happens, which will […]

Leaked Photo Points to iPhone 4S with A5 Processor

iPhone 4S?

A short time ago, some photos of an alleged iPhone 5 logic board leaked out which seemed to confirm that the next major iPhone release would have Apple’s dual-core A5 chip on board, the same chip found in the iPad 2. However, a new photo released today by MacPost seems to dispel that rumor and […]

Overheating A5 Chips Force Apple to Delay iPhone 5 Launch?


In a new round of unverified and speculated rumors, Apple is said to be delaying the launch of the iPhone 5 due to overheating problems experienced on the company’s faulty dual-core mobile A5 chipset. Instead, the rumor posits that Apple will launch a minor refresh to the iPhone 4 known as the iPhone 4S in […]

Next-Gen Apple A6 ARM Processor to Use PowerVR Series 6 ‘Rogue’ GPU?

iPhone 5 will Have an A5 processor.

Apple, a major investor in Imagination Technologies, may be a licensee for the company’s next-generation PowerVR Series 6 graphics engine, codenamed Rogue. Though Imagination Technologies have revealed that ST-Ericsson, Texas Instruments, and MediaTek are three licensees of the GPU, it also revealed that there are three licensees that ‘are yet to be announced’ for its […]

5 Possible WWDC ‘One More Thing’ Announcements

One More Thing WWDC 2011

Apple has been pretty open with the content of the WWDC event today which will show off i OS 5, iCloud and Mac OS X 10.7 Lion. Apple was even fairly open in the setup of the Moscone center, leaving iCloud banners up for all to see. Well, it wouldn’t be Apple without a surprise […]

Will Apple Expand iOS, A5 Chips Into Wireless Airport Routers?


In addition to using its A4 and A5 chipsets along with the mobile iOS platform on products like the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Apple TV, Apple may be expanding its proprietary ARM chips and iOS into the wireless router market, potentially introducing new hardware with better iCloud integration. It’s unclear if updated Time Capsule […]

iPad 2’s A5 Processor Offers Dynamically Changing Clock Speeds, Faster RAM

Apple A5 die wordmark

Furthering Apple’s refusal to compete based on solely on specs, the iPad 2’s A5 processor, which integrates Imagination Technologies’ SGX543 graphics cores, is reported to have dynamically changing clock speed. Steve Jobs mentioned that the A5 chip is capable of delivering up to twice the processing power and up to 9 times the graphics power […]

Our Hands-On Experience With the iPad 2 (Video)


Apple’s iPad 2 is one of those things that you have to feel to truly experience. To reiterate Steve Jobs’ reluctance on being dependent upon specs, the numbers–33% slimmer than the current iPad, thinner than the iPhone 4, and 0.2 pounds lighter than the iPad 1–don’t really do the device any justice. In reality, when […]

iPad 2 Hands on Video: Blazing Fast

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Engadget’s posted a video that demonstrates how speedy the new iPad 2 is. The iPad 2’s A5 processor isn’t just for games and power-hungry apps, it also speeds up simple things such as turning pages in iBook. As you can see in the video, the iPad 2 is significantly faster than the original iPad. It […]

iPad 2 Gets A5 Processor: 9x Faster


The iPad 2 will feature an A5 processor, which will provide much higher performance than the processor in the original iPad. Apple claims that the A5 dual-core processor will double the speed of general processing and provide nine-times speedier graphics. What does this mean for iPad 2 users?  App developers will be able to design […]