Did you manage to get an Apple A5X iPad before it ran out of stores? If yes, you might have immediately felt an irresistible desire to jailbreak it. Why one would not want to jailbreak the Apple A5X iPad? There are hoards of useful Cydia applications by Apple to smuggle away. Think of what can you do with some notable Cydia application, for example SBSettings and Zephyr. With SBSettings application, you can change the settings on iOS without digging through many menus. Zephyr enables you to turn your iPad into a multitasking device.
It is good news for you. If you are thinking of jailbreaking your iPad, you can now take the charge of the matter yourself. Several apps in Cydia enable you to bypass the tethering requirements of your carrier. It allows you to create a wi-fi hotspot with no tethering plan whatsoever.
When compared to dual core Apple A5 processor with dual core graphics, A5X iPad features a dual core Apple A5X processor with quad core graphics. A5X iPad has 1GB RAM as opposed to 512MB RAM of the old iPad2. In addition, A5X iPad generates 2048 x 1536 pixels when compared with 1024 x 768 pixels of iPad 2. These advanced configurations ensure a much better graphics quality for you.
Several tests were conducted on Apple A5X iPad to compare it with other iPads. When a few spectacular looking applications, such as Tweetbot and Infinity Blade II, and Web sites, such as The New York Times and the Sun Spider benchmark, were launched on the A5X iPad and iPad 2, the A5X iPad emerged as clear winner. The A5X iPad scored well on front of both speed and clarity.
Several other tests substantiate excellence of Apple A5X iPad over its predecessors. A test by Laptop Mag shows that the new iPad’s A5X processor performs better than Tegra 3 of Nvidia and provides much better graphics. The A5X processor managed 7,530,524 frames at the speed of 57 frames per second (fps), whereas Tegra 3 produced 3,523,926 at 27 fps in the Geometric test.
In the Egypt Standard test, Apple A5X iPad delivered 6718 frames at the rate of 60 fps as opposed to 5,939 frames at 53 fps by Transformer Prime. Apple A5X emerged winner in the Fill test too, which is carried out to calculate the texturing speed.
The test showed that Apple A5X processed 1.98 billion textels per second as opposed to 404.61 million textels per second by Transformer Prime. These tests substantiate that the Apple A5X iPad is better in speed and clarity than its predecessor and contemporary iPads. This makes Apple A5X iPad a great device for any gaming application.
Apple A5X iPad is a great improvement on its predecessors. Apple has made a commendable decision not to concentrate much on making the already fast iPad 2 even faster. Instead, it has decided to make Apple A5X iPad better in all respects.
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