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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Apple A8

Reasons to consider the
Apple A8

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the A8 vs the A6 (APL0598).

Front view of Apple A6 (APL0598)

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Apple A6 (APL0598)

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the A6 (APL0598) vs the A8.

Benchmarks Real world tests of Apple A8 vs A6 (APL0598)

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Apple A8
2,910
A6 (APL0598)
1,286

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Apple A8
993,000 MB/s
A6 (APL0598)
55,300 MB/s

GeekBench

Apple A8
1,678
A6 (APL0598)
1,570

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Apple A8  vs
A6 (APL0598) 
Clock speed 1.4 GHz 1.3 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label PowerVR Series 6XT GX6450 PowerVR SGX543MP3

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in

details

Apple A8  vs
A6 (APL0598) 
Threads 2 2
L2 cache 1 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 20 nm 32 nm
Architecture ARM ARM

power consumption

Typical power consumption 2.03W N/A
Apple A8
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Apple A6 (APL0598)
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