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Details on the next generation Tegra 4 processor, codenamed "Wayne", leak

NVIDIA has done pretty well on the mobile market with its Tegra 3 processor, and it should be of no surprise to anyone that NVIDIA has been working on the next generation Tegra processor. The company even provided some rough details early last year.
 
However, some detailed information on the next-generation 28nm Tegra 4 leaked today, and it promises six times the power of Tegra 3. Tegra 4 appears to be, according to a leaked slide, a 4+1 quad-core design similar to that of the current Tegra 3. The Cortex-A15-based Tegra 4 has 72 graphics cores and supports dual channel memory. Tegra 4 will also support resolutions of 2560 x 1440 for encode and decode and promises very low power consumption.

Other supported features will include the USB 3.0, making this the first NVIDIA chipset to support the new and faster USB standard.

With CES 2013 kicking off in mere weeks, we should have significantly more details coming in the not-too-distant future. 

Source: Engadget



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RE: Still 32-bit
By messele on 12/21/2012 3:09:57 AM , Rating: 2
The whole big screen phone / tablet / multi tasking thing is a white elephant and harks back to why tablets were a failure up to a couple of years ago and still nerds bang on that they need to have massive, bloated feature sets.

There is no substitute for a desktop for some work situations, even some that can't be achieved with quite the same efficiency on a laptop. Forget mobile OSs, no matter how much they cram into them it will just make them inefficient at what tablets are best at. It will never make them anything close to a desktop / laptop replacement.


RE: Still 32-bit
By TakinYourPoints on 12/21/2012 4:54:05 AM , Rating: 2
Yup. Neckbeards have no concept that optimizing for specific form factors is better than cramming as many "features" as possible into a device that is actually harmed by doing so.


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