A8 processor is a chip developed by Apple Inc. with 20nm production method. It is the latest processor technology appeared in the new iPhone 6, which is very much efficient and better than the previous models. It claims to offer faster CPU and GPU performance.

A8 Processor: A New And Better Performing Chip for iPhone 6

It proved to be faster than the A7 processor placed in iPhone 5s and iPad Air. According to the Rightware’s database, the comparing of iphone 6 and iphone 5 scores showed A8 processor to be faster; it scored 21 204 points while on the other hand iphone 5 secured 20 253 points which clearly depicted that how it is better than the previous family member.

If we take it to processor speed than it has been assured that it will offer better overall performance and will consume less power in providing more; iPhone 6 is presented with the CPU of 1.4 GHz.

A8 Processor: A New And Better Performing Chip for iPhone 6

Galaxy S5’s Snapdragon 801 2.5 GHz quad-core processor which put out a score of 23 501 points at its best is a bit higher than the new Apple’s arrival. So on the per-clock basis the iPhone 6’s latest A8 processor is found to have some similar characters to Snapdragon 805. From the performance point of view, on using iPhone 6 one would feel just like using the Samsung Note 4.

However the iphone 6’s A8 processor is lower in performance than S5’s Snapdragon 801 but unlike its family it has a better and long life battery and that’s Apple promise of improve battery life.