Friday, August 01, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
French Carrier Iliad To Bid For T-Mobile
Google's Ambitious Secret Barge Project Was Scarped
Chinese Smartphones Boost Sharp's 1Q Operating Profit
HP's Luxury Smartwatch Coming This Fall
Tessera and Micron Execute New Technology and Patent License Agreements
Sony Releases The AS20 Action Cam, New Cyber-shots
Microsoft Releases New Limited Edition Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 With Master Chief from Halo
Researchers Discover New Smartphone Flaws
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > PC Parts > Toshiba...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, June 15, 2012
Toshiba Develops Many-Core SoC for Embedded Applications


Toshiba has developed a low-power, many-core System-on-a-Chip (SoC) for embedded applications in such areas as automotive products and digital consumer products. The prototype SoC integrates 64 cores and operates 14 times faster than its multi-core predecessor.

Generally, multi-core processors combine high performance with low power consumption. Many-core processors go a step further; by increasing the number of cores they boost SoC performance to much higher levels. However, the power consumption and size of many-core SoC have been problems for their use in embedded applications. Toshiba claims that its new many-core SoC secures significant advances in performance while maintaining low power consumption and a cluster size of 84 mm2 , suitable for embedded applications.

Toshiba's new SoC integrates 64 processor cores, eight times more than the company's multi-core SoC chip that Toshiba announced at ISSCC 2008, achieved by using tree-based network-on-chip (NoC) architecture (network-on-chip technology transfers data as packets in an SoC) and highly efficient embedded processor cores. Integrated with image recognition hardware accelerators, the new many-core SoC secures 1.5 tera operations per second at 333MHz, a processing rate 14 times faster than that of Toshiba's eight-processor multi-core predecessor.



The new SoC applies low power technologies throughout its structure, including multi-level power gating, clock gating and Toshiba's proprietary low power data-mapping flip-flop circuit. Advancing the fabrication process to 40nm secures a 40 to 50% boost in power efficiency over the company's previous multi-core chip, manufactured with 65nm process.

Toshiba plans to apply the many-core SoC and its related technologies to high performance over-HD (high definition) resolution image processing and recognition.

More details on the SoC and its development will be presented at the 2012 IEEE Symposia on VLSI Technology and Circuits in Honolulu, Hawaii on June 15.


Previous
Next
Researchers Unveil Two-way Wireless Breakthrough        All News        Vizio Introduces New Laptops And All-In-One Desktops
Cache SSDs Seen To Gain Ground Over Hybrid Drives     PC Parts News      Vizio Introduces New Laptops And All-In-One Desktops

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Toshiba to Release Wearable Biological Sensor
Toshiba Introduces Storage Place Solution
Toshiba Brings Suit Against Powerchip for NAND Flash Memory Patent Infringement
Toshiba Debuts the Satellite Radius Multimode Laptop, New Detachable Notebooks And Windows 8.1 Tablets
Toshiba Announces 5TB, 7,200 RPM Enterprise HDD
SanDisk and Toshiba License Memory Technology IP
Toshiba to Start Vegetable (!) Production at New Factory
Toshiba, SanDisk To Challenge Samsung With Mass Production Of '3D' Memory
Toshiba Launches High Capacity Hard Disk Drives for Surveillance Applications
Toshiba Announces Canvio AeroMobile Wireless SSD
Toshiba, SanDisk Mass Produce 15nm NAND flash Memory
Toshiba Joins GLOBALSOLUTIONS Ecosystem

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .