Preliminary references for the new Apple A14 Bionic-powered iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max have appeared on Geekbench with about 20% speed improvement compared to the previous generation.
Generations ahead of the competition, Apple’s A14 Bionic is the first chip in the smartphone industry built on the 5-nanometer process. A14 Bionic is faster and more efficient than previous SoCs, and has the fastest CPU and GPU with up to 50 percent compared to the fastest competing smartphone chips, enabling gaming experience in console quality, powerful computational photography and more, while providing good battery life. A14 Bionic pushes the boundaries of machine learning (ML), and has a 16-core neural motor – for an 80 percent increase in performance – that is capable of completing 11 trillion operations per second, enabling improved performance on even the most intense The ML models.
Wesley Hilliard for AppleInsider:
Preliminary reference scores for iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max have appeared on Geekbench with approximately 20% speed improvement compared to the previous generation.
The early reference values for Geekbench show that Apple improved the overall treatment by at least 20% from the previous year, which was in line with the iPad Air 4’s early references.
A score for the iPhone 12 Pro showed a 1613 single-core score and a 4076 multi-core score. This compares well with the iPhone 11 Pro with 1343 single-core and 3478 multi-core.
MacDailyNews Note: Here is a Geekbench 5 score from October 14 for an iPhone13.3 (iPhone 12 Pro):
• Single core score: 1597
• Multi-core score: 4152