Apple A12X Bionic processor review

A12X Bionic processor released by Apple; release date: 7 Nov 2018. The processor is designed for mobile-computers and based on Vortex, Tempest, Chinook microarchitecture.

CPU is locked to prevent overclocking. Total number of cores - 8, threads - 8. Maximum CPU clock speed - 2.5 GHz. Manufacturing process technology - 7 nm. Cache size: L3 - 8 MB.

Supported memory types: LPDDR4X-2133. Maximum memory size: 6 GB.

Maximum number of processors in a configuration - 1. Power consumption (TDP): 15 Watt.

Benchmarks

PassMark
Single thread mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
4242
2612
PassMark
CPU mark
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
87767
10846
Name Value
PassMark - Single thread mark 2612
PassMark - CPU mark 10846

Integrated graphics – Apple A12X Bionic

Technical info

Compute units 7
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 967.6 GFLOPS

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture codename Vortex, Tempest, Chinook
Launch date 7 Nov 2018
Place in performance rating 398
Vertical segment Mobile

Performance

Base frequency 1.6 GHz
L3 cache 8 MB
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm
Maximum frequency 2.5 GHz
Number of cores 8
Number of threads 8

Memory

Max memory channels 4
Maximum memory bandwidth 42.7 GB/s
Maximum memory size 6 GB
Supported memory types LPDDR4X-2133

Compatibility

Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt