Application processor

03.28.12
Freescale intros Vybrid controller line, weds ARM A5 and M4 cores for an asymmetrical bang
03.28.12

Freescale intros Vybrid controller line, weds ARM A5 and M4 cores for an asymmetrical bang

Making good on its word, Freescale's line of Vybrid controllers is now ready for prime time multipro...

By J. Volpe,   03.28.12
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10.25.11
Freescale joins ARM A5 and M4 cores at the hip for performance and power savings
10.25.11

Freescale joins ARM A5 and M4 cores at the hip for performance and power savings

You may have noticed a trend recently -- pairing slightly less powerful cores that sip power, with m...

By T. O'Brien,   10.25.11
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02.17.11
Samsung's Galaxy S II to have a Tegra 2 version?
02.17.11

Samsung's Galaxy S II to have a Tegra 2 version?

Just as we lay to rest the ghost of a phantom Tegra 2 chip inside the LG Revolution, here comes the...

By Vlad Savov,   02.17.11
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02.14.11
Apple said to be in talks with Samsung to buy $7.8 billion worth of components
02.14.11

Apple said to be in talks with Samsung to buy $7.8 billion worth of components

It's not clear if it's related to that mysterious $3.9 billion "strategic investment" or not, but i...

By D. Melanson,   02.14.11
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02.10.11
Samsung dubs its mobile processors Exynos, dual-core 4210 (formerly Orion) arriving next month
02.10.11

Samsung dubs its mobile processors Exynos, dual-core 4210 (formerly Orion) arriving next month

We've been talking about Samsung's Orion processor for some time, the dual-core successor to the wel...

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09.23.10
Marvell unveils 1.5GHz triple-core application processor, all current smartphones look on in envy
09.23.10

Marvell unveils 1.5GHz triple-core application processor, all current smartphones look on in envy

Marvell's decided to whip out the "game changer" tag for its latest slice of silicon, but when you...

By Vlad Savov,   09.23.10
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09.07.10
Samsung's Orion is the 1GHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 we've all been waiting for
09.07.10

Samsung's Orion is the 1GHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 we've all been waiting for

We still consider Samsung's Hummingbird application processor to be among the very best for mobile...

By Vlad Savov,   09.07.10
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04.14.10
ODROID tablet sports Hummingbird application processor, shows off naked dev edition on video
04.14.10

ODROID tablet sports Hummingbird application processor, shows off naked dev edition on video

Time to add another candidate for the tablet portion of your gadget budget. The ODROID tablet -- be...

By Vlad Savov,   04.14.10
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05.05.09
Renesas's 1080p-decoding processor coming soon to a cell phone near you
05.05.09

Renesas's 1080p-decoding processor coming soon to a cell phone near you

Plenty of modern cell phones have HD-quality screens on them, but few can manage any sort of high-d...

By T. Stevens,   05.05.09
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