Apple A13 Bionic

apple a13 bionic processor
  • GPU: Apple A13 Bionic GPU
  • Cores: 6
  • Clock: 2650 MHz

The Apple A13 Bionic Chip is a showcase of Apple’s relentless drive to set the gold standard in mobile processing. Constructed using a state-of-the-art nanometer process, this chipset is a marvel of both rapid performance and optimized energy consumption. Every digital gesture, from opening apps to intricate multitasking, is handled with a grace and speed that’s emblematic of Apple’s engineering finesse. For multimedia aficionados, the A13 Bionic promises an experience that’s rich in detail and vibrant in color, transforming even mundane visuals into something cinematic. Gamers are treated to a realm where graphics come alive in their intricacy and gameplay flows with an almost liquid smoothness. The chipset’s neural engine, fine-tuned for advanced machine learning tasks, elevates activities like photography to an art, optimizing every shot for the best balance of clarity and color. Serving as the digital heartbeat of Apple’s devices, the A13 Bionic is a clear representation of what’s possible when technology meets creativity.


CPU Performance 84
Gaming Performance 86
Battery life 85
Bestcheck Result 85


Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 10

AnTuTu Benchmark is a leading mobile performance testing application that evaluates a device's CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O capabilities through a series of simulations. By providing detailed scores and feedback, it offers an objective measure for comparing device performances in real-world scenarios.
iPhone Apple A13 Bionic 636060
CPU 178685
GPU 169135
Memory 144125
UX 144115
Total score 636060

GeekBench 6

Geekbench is a renowned cross-platform benchmarking tool that assesses a device's CPU and GPU performance using various standardized tests. It offers scores that enable users to objectively compare the processing capabilities of different devices in real-world contexts.
Single-Core Score 1704
Multi-Core Score 3725


3DMark Wild Life is a popular benchmarking tool designed to measure a device's graphics performance using intensive real-time 3D rendering. The test produces scores that help users compare the graphical capabilities of devices in demanding, modern scenarios.
3DMark Wild Life Performance 7540
Stability 73%
Graphics test 46 FPS
score 7540


Detailed specifications of the A13 Bionic SoC with Apple A13 GPU graphics


Architecture 2x 2.65 GHz – Lightning
4x 1.6 GHz – Thunder
Cores 6
Frequency 2650 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.4-A
L1 cache 128 KB
L2 cache 8 MB
Process 7 nanometers
Transistor count 8.5 billion
Manufacturing TSMC


GPU name Apple A13 GPU
Architecture Apple GPU
GPU frequency 1230 MHz
Execution units 4
Shading units 64
Total shaders 256
FLOPS 629.8 Gigaflops


Memory type LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 2133 MHz
Bus 4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 34.1 Gbit/s
Max Size 4 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Neural Engine
Storage type NVMe
Max display resolution 2688 x 1242
Video capture 4K at 60FPS
Video playback 4K at 60FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, Motion JPEG
Audio codecs AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV, AC-3, E-AC-3, AAX, AAX+


4G support LTE Cat. 18
5G support No
Download speed Up to 1200 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 1350 Mbps
Wi-Fi 6
Bluetooth 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo


Announced September 2019
Class Flagship