MediaTek today announced the MT8127, a performance-leading quad-core tablet System on Chip (SoC) that offers full hardware support for the new HEVC (H.265) video playback standard.
Europe plans to use Smartphone ARM chips and GPUs to make an exaflop supercomputer that is 30 to 50 times more energy efficient than the best supercomputers today
EDA Technology Access Agreement gives Cadence access to ARMv7 and ARMv8-A architecture-based processor IP, ARM® Mali™ GPUs, System IP and physical libraries to enable tools optimized for these IPs and the development of designs achieving the required power, performance and area (PPA)- First such agreement for ARM’s 64-bit v8 architecture, which includes the ARM Cortex®-A50 processor series- Tighter integration of [...]
Cocos2d-x Engine Runs up to 70 Percent Faster on ARM-based Smartphones and Tablets
MaxLinear and ST Reference Design to Speed Multi-Channel Ultra HD HEVC Satellite STB and Gateway Deployments
Combines ST’s “Cannes/Monaco” family of HEVC decoder SoCs with MaxLinear full-spectrum Capture four- or eight-channel MxL5xx front-end ICs GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: MaxLinear Inc. and STMicroelectronics announced a reference design aimed at accelerating the adoption of next-generation Ultra HD set-top boxes (STB) and gateways for satellite pay-TV operators worldwide. The reference design accelerates OEM development of the next-generation of STBs and gateways, [...]
Victory for TIGA’s relentless seven-year campaign, worth £188m in extra investment for UK games businesses between now and 2019 alone
First Chromebook to utilize eight core SoC with big.LITTLE technology for high performance and energy efficiency SEOUL, Korea, Mar 20, 2014 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor solutions, announced that its Exynos 5 Octa mobile application processor is the power behind the new Samsung Chromebook 2*. The Exynos 5 Octa family features an eight-core ARM® big.LITTLE™ [...]
New version of the royalty-free 3D graphics API used on virtually all smartphones and tablets adds advanced 3D features and integrated GPU computing
Sigma Designs® (NASDAQ: SIGM), a world leader in connected media platforms and the builder of essential consumer semiconductor technologies, recently announced that they have licensed the popular ARM® Mali™-400 MP for their leading range of multimedia SoCs.
Ittiam’s power-efficient VP9 and H.265 decoders optimized for ARM Mali™ and ARM® Cortex®-A processors showcased by ARM, Samsung System LSI and other partners at CES 2014 January 02, 2014 08:00 AM Eastern Standard Time 2014 International CES BANGALORE, India–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ittiam Systems announces the availability of highly-optimized H.265 and VP9 software decoder solutions at CES 2014, balancing compute and energy efficiencies. [...]
Ittiam’s HEVC Decoder for Smartphones, Tablets and Home Entertainment to Be Showcased at ARM TechCon 2013
Ittiam to demonstrate its low power HEVC decoder optimized for ARM Mali™ GPU Compute and ARM® Cortex®-A processors
During SIGGRAPH 2013, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. introduced the latest addition to the Exynos product family. The new version of the Exynos 5 Octa (Exynos 5420) features high levels of graphic performance driven by a six-core ARM® Mali™-T628 GPU processor for the first time in the industry. With mobile use case scenarios becoming increasingly complex, Samsung’s newest eight-core ARM Cortex™ [...]