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Infinity Blade 2 crashing on first-gen iPad and older iPod touch hardware?

Infinity Blade 2 crashing on first-gen iPad and older iPod touch hardware?

Some original iPad and fourth-gen iPod touch users have reportedly been met with immediate crashing issues after launching Infinity Blade 2, which launched to wide success yesterday. For some users Infinity Blade II seems to be running out of memory on their heavily laden iPad1 and iPod Touch...
iPhone 4S processor is 800Mhz, 73% faster than iPhone 4?

iPhone 4S processor is 800Mhz, 73% faster than iPhone 4?

New tests conducted over at AnandTech reveal that Apple has chosen to underclock the A5 system-on-a-chip nestled inside the iPhone 4S to ~800MHz, just slightly slower than the iPad 2's 1GHz, but still far better than the iPhone 4's A4 SoC -- by margins as high as 73%. Using some of the...
iPhone 3GS won't be getting iOS 5 update? [Rumor] [Updated]

iPhone 3GS won't be getting iOS 5 update? [Rumor] [Updated]

No rumor season would be complete without an off-the-cuff, out-of-the-blue tweet from Eldar Murtazin and this one about the two year old iPhone 3GS not getting iOS 5 doesn't disappoint: Just one comment. Apple iPhone 3Gs wont be upgradable to iOS 5.x. iPhone 4 will. iOS 5 is expected to be...
Apple TV has A4 chip, iOS, so where are the apps, games, a web browser?

Apple TV has A4 chip, iOS, so where are the apps, games, a web browser?

The new Apple TV is running on an Apple A4 chip, just like iPhone and iPad, and almost certainly running iOS, so where are the apps, games, and web browser? We got Netflix, but it was built in just like YouTube. We got iOS under the covers but no iOS-style UI. We got AirPlay, so we can stream...
More from iPhone 4 teardown - is Apple A4 1GHz?

More from iPhone 4 teardown - is Apple A4 1GHz?

We previously mentioned iFixit was tearing down the iPhone 4, and had confirmed 512MB of RAM and said the front and back displays were Corning Gorilla Glass. Well they're done with the teardown now and here are some more details. The only area where we're still unclear is the Apple A4 system-on-...
iPhone 4 preview

iPhone 4 preview

Everything you need to know about Apple's new iPhone 4 iPhone 4 is the most significant hardware revision to Apple's widescreen iPod, breakthrough internet communicator, and phone since the original iPhone 2G was released in 2007. But how significant is it? Apple CEO Steve Jobs said there were...
iPhone HD/iPhone 4G to sport 960x640 IPS/FFS panel, 512MB RAM, 24 million units

iPhone HD/iPhone 4G to sport 960x640 IPS/FFS panel, 512MB RAM, 24 million units

Apple's 4th generation iPhone HD/iPhone 4G could be set to launch with a print magazine quality 960x640 in-plane switching (IPS), fringe-field switching (FFS) display, and a beefy 512MB of RAM according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo the in hit-and-miss industry trade, Digitimes. Rumors of a 960x640...
Apple buys chip designer Intrisity for $121 million

Apple buys chip designer Intrisity for $121 million

Apple has bought chip designer Intrisity for $121 million. Given the rapidity and speed of the Apple A4 chipset debuted alongside the iPad, rumors have persisted that Intrisity was behind the new system-on-chip (SoC), but confirmation took a while to arrive. Intrisity was able to take the...
4th gen iPhone to have ceramic backing, Apple A4-like SoC?

4th gen iPhone to have ceramic backing, Apple A4-like SoC?

Following up on the crazy that was yesterday's iPhone G4 (iPhone HD/iPhone 4G) hardware leaks, Daring Fireball looked into the glass-like backing of the device, and brings up an old Apple patent for fancy, futuristic ceramics: Multiple sources familiar with the next iPhone have confirmed to...
Apple A4 vs Snapdragon - Clash of the Chipsets!

Apple A4 vs Snapdragon - Clash of the Chipsets!

AnandTech has put the iPad's new Apple A4 chip-to-chip against the Windows Phone- and Google Android Superphone-powering Snapdragon from Qualcomm in a clash of the 1Ghz titans. And the results? To quote Steve Jobs - boom! If we take the network out of the equation, the A4 in the iPad has a...

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