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Apple Announces A7, World's First 64-bit Smartphone SoCby Anand Lal Shimpi on September 10, 2013 1:36 PM EST
Apple just announced the iPhones 5S featuring the A7 SoC, which is the world's first consumer ARM based SoC with 64-bit support. We're likely talking about an updated version of Apple's Swift microprocessor with ARMv8 support.
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