Next-gen iPad Pros will reportedly use 7nm-based Apple A11X Bionic SoC with octa-core CPU

The next-gen Apple A11X chip is expected to bring a slew of important improvements to the 2018 iPad Pro lineup, octa-core CPU included.

Apple A11 leaked on Weibo: “You know nothing about performance!”

The Chinese social platform plays host to a post about the A11 chipset and the boastful claim that it will outdo all other chips for at least a year.

TSMC in full production mode on chipsets slated for iPhone 8, Huawei Mate 10

Both the Kirin 970 for the Huawei Mate 10 and the Apple A11 for the fall’s new iPhones are being made with 10nm fabrications.

HTC U11 performance is best in May for AnTuTu, topping iPhone 7 Plus

When have you heard of an Android phone topping an iPhone for a benchmark? Rarely, if ever at all. And HTC somehow managed to do it.

Yup, that’s a tiny 10nm-based TSMC A10X chip inside the new 10.5-inch iPad Pro

One of the reasons Apple needed so much time to launch the long-rumored 10.5-inch iPad Pro is likely this super-small TSMC-made A10X SoC.

iPad Pro 10.5 benchmark reveals 4GB RAM, impressive scores

The A10X Fusion chipset inside the new iPad Pro models cooks. It destroys the A9X on single-core and multi-core Geekbench tests.

Don’t hold your breath for a 10.5 or 12.9-inch new iPad Pro launch until May, sources say

Still hoping to see the next-gen 10.5 (or 10.9) and 12.9-inch iPad Pro unveiled and maybe even released in March? That’s probably not happening.

Low TSMC 10nm chip yields could ‘disrupt’ early 2017 iPad release schedule

Longtime Apple partner TSMC is reportedly having trouble ramping up 10nm chip production, possibly leading to 2017 iPad upgrade delays.

First Apple A10X benchmark scores are purportedly here, and surprise, they top the A10’s

The Apple A10X processor likely to power next spring’s iPad Pros is predictably faster than the A10 inside the iPhone 7, a leaked benchmark shows.