iPad Air 4’s A14 Bionic chip benchmarks appear online

The new iPad Air 4 was announced at the September 15 event, ‘Time Flies’. With a 10.9-inch display, the new tablet is powered by the next-generation A14 Bionic chip. Recently, Geekbench has released benchmarks of a 13.2-inch iPad running on the new 5nm processor and an anonymous leaker claims that those are iPad Air 4 benchmarks.

Geekbench is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance and workload of single-core and multi-core devices. The software benchmark is compatible with iOS, macOS, Android, Linux and Windows.

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iPad Air 4 Benchmarks

The published benchmark scores of 13.2-inch iPad on iOS 14.0.1, motherboard J308AP, reveal that the A14 Bionic chip, single-core scored 1583, and multiple-core scored 4198. These scores are higher than the scores of the A13 Bionic chip, single-core 1336 and multi-core score 3569. As per the industry reports, the upcoming iPhone 12 will be equipped with the same A14 Bionic chip.

To clarify the ambiguity of the device in question, @L0vetodream details that J308AP is the code name of the iPad Air 4 cellular + WiFi model, and J307AP is the code name of the WiFi model. The anonymous Twitter account has a fairly good track record of Apple-related leaks.

Running on the A14 processor, the 2020 iPad Air 4 is just as powerful as iPad Pro 2020, if not better. In comparison, the A14 chip scores better than the A12Z single-core 1118 and slightly lower than the multi-core 4564. These scores are a reflection of Apple’s performance details of the new 10.9-inch tablet. The company announced that iPad Air 4 delivers a 40% faster performance and up to 30% faster graphics than its predecessor model on the A12 Bionic chip.

4th- Generation iPad Air

This tablet is a major addition to the mid-range iPad line-up. It has the iPad Pro 2020 flat edge design language, USB-C port, and an all-screen Liquid Retina display. It is the first tablet equipped with a fingerprint sensor in the side button. The tablet is compatible with the new Magic Keyboard and second-generation Apple Pencil.  It will be available in silver, space gray, rose gold, green, and sky blue color options.

iPad Air

The new iPad Air will retail for $599 and will be available in stores any day this month. Mark Gurman of Bloomberg believes that day will be sooner than expected.

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