Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Oppo Brings 5X Optical Zoom To Dual-camera Smartphones
Kingston Ships 2TB USB Flash Drive
One-Blue Lowers Blu-ray Licensing Fees
Twitch to Sell Video Games on Streaming Site
Personal Computing Devices Outlook Remains Mildly Negative, Detachable Tablets And Convertible Notebooks See Growth
Gionee Launch New Selfie-focused A1 And A1 Plus Smartphones
RICOH R 360-degree, Live Streaming Camera Available For Pre-order
SD Association Adds Higher App Performance Class And Low Voltage Signaling
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > iPhone ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, September 21, 2012
iPhone 5 Uses Chips From Qualcomm, Skyworks


Apple's new iPhone 5 uses chips from Qualcomm, Avago Technologies, SK Hynix and Skyworks among others, according to iFixit.

Other companies supplying parts for the new phone include DRAM and flash memory chipmaker SK Hynix, radio-frequency chipmaker Triquint Semiconductor (WCDMA / HSUPA power amplifier,) STMicroelectronic (gyroscope,) Texas Instruments (touch screen SoC,) Broadcom (touchscreen controller, Qualcomm (LTE modem, RF transceiver.) The device also included an audio chip made by Cirrus Logic.

iFixit's complete teardown is available here

The latest iPhone's A6 processor has been designed by Apple and manufactured by Samsung Electronics. What's remain to be confirmed is the number of GPU cores packed on the A6 SoC. For sure, the A6 is very fast and preliminary benchmarks show roughly twice the performance of Apple's A5 chip.

Sharp, LG Display and Japan Display are believed to supply Apple with display panels for its iPhones.

The latest iPhone, which first went on sale in Australia on Friday morning, has a larger, 4-inch screen and is slimmer and far lighter than previous models.

Apple said it booked over two million online pre-orders for the device in the first 24 hours.

Problems with new maps app

Just one day after Apple's new iOS6 operating system was released, users from countries including the United States, Britain, China, France and Japan have protested that the new maps misplace some landmarks and leave others off altogether.

According to reports, many town names are wrong or even missing, roads are all the same colour and satellite image resolution is not as good as it was previously. The app also lacks features found in Google Maps, including public transit directions, comprehensive traffic data or street view pictures.

With the iOS6, Apple replaced the Google Maps app with its own custom-made mapping software.

A separate Google Maps app is not currently available for sale from Apple, although Google's system can still be used via the iPhone's web browser.

Apple licenses mapping data from TomTom. TomTom said it stands behind the quality of its maps but didn't develop the app.


Previous
Next
Google Shuts China Music Download Service        All News        Intel To Invest in Sharp: report
Apple Seeks For More Money From Samsung, Sales Ban     Mobiles News      Microsoft Wins Patent Fight With Motorola

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung, Apple To Focus On Bio Authentication Services
TrendForce Sees Three New iPhones Coming This Year, Including AMOLED Model With 3D Facial Recognition Function
Apple's 5th Generation Apple TV Coming This Year With 4K Support
Apple Sold More Phones Than Samsung in the Fourth Quarter of 2016
Apple Could Use BOE's AMOLEDs For Future iPhones
Apple Joins The Qi Wireless Power Consortium
Samsung Display Received Huge OLED Order by Apple
Amazon's Fire TV Head Will Run Apple TV Business
Apple To Make iPhones in Bangalore by April
Apple Said To Work On Its own Chip For Macs
Latest iPhones Fueled Apple's Record First Quarter Results
Apple Ditches The iPhone Activation Lock Tracking Tool

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .