Apple A6X in 0 Benchmarks. 32 nm, 1.40 GHz

Apple A6X Testing in 0 Benchmarks. Specifications: The architecture is A6 , the number of cores is 2, and the number of threads is 2. The base clock speed of Apple A6X is 1.40 GHz. The model supports motherboards with a socket of N/A. The Supported Memory Type is LPDDR2-1066 (maximum 1 GB).  PCIe version is .

Basic specifications Apple A6X

Apple A6X technical specifications and performance testing in benchmarks will open you to all the advantages and disadvantages of Apple A6X. Please learn the key figures of the clock speed and L2/L3 cache and make the right decision.

Technical specs

The general technical information depicts the base data of a CPU’s number of cores and threads, and base and turbo-boost clock speed. Here are key features influencing the performance.

Cores: 2x Swift
CPU Cores / Threads: 2 / 2
Core architecture: normal
Hyperthreading: No
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 1.40 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): --
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): --

CPU generation and family

The generation of a Apple A6X CPU, the segment of usage (computer, server or mobile type), the preceding model of a CPU, and its successor.

Name: Apple A6X
Family: Apple A series
CPU group: Apple A6/A6X
Segment: Mobile
Predecessor: Apple A5X
Successor: Apple A8X


Not every CPU is equipped with a built-in graphic core. However, if Apple A6X has internal graphics, it is another advantage. Please pay attention to the base and turbo clock speed of the graphic core.

GPU name: PowerVR SGX554MP4 (4 Cores)
GPU frequency: 0.30 GHz
GPU (Turbo): No turbo
Execution units: 16
Shader: 128
Max. GPU Memory: --
Max. displays: 1
Direct X: 10
Technology: 32 nm
Release date: Q3/2012

Hardware codec support

Technical information that does not affect the final performance.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): No
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): No
h264: No
VP8: No
VP9: No
AV1: No
VC-1: No

Memory Specifications

Which memory does Apple A6X support? How many channels are operated and how large the memory capacity can be to build in the motherboard? Here are the general data on the capacity and other technology.

Memory type: LPDDR2-1066
Max. Memory: 1 GB
Memory channels: 4
Bandwidth: 17.1 GB/s

Thermal Management (TDP)

TDP shows which cooling system is necessary for a Apple A6X CPU. It stands for Thermal Design Power. Here are all the CPU specifications: the maximum temperature, the approximate thermal calculation for power supply and others.

TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Additional specifications

Apple A6X technical specifications contain the general data on the technological process of chip production (in nanometer), the cache of L2/L3, the architecture of the central core and ISA extension.

Instruction set (ISA): ARMv7-A32 (32 bit)
L2-Cache: 1.00 MB
L3-Cache: --
Architecture: A6
Virtualization: None
Socket: N/A
Part Number: APL 0598