The Apple A5 is a dual-core processor that contains two Cortex A9 cores. Each core is max. clocked at 900 MHz. Furthermore, the A5 integrates a relative fast PowerVR SGX 543MP2 graphics card and 512MB ram (in the same package for the iPad 2). Apple states a maximum of 2x the performance compared to the previous single core Apple A4.
|Clock Rate||1000 MHz|
|Number of Cores / Threads||2|
|Manufacturing Technology||40, 32 nm|
|64 Bit||no 64 Bit support|