•Builds on successful deployment of current ST ARM-based SoCs, including its '
Based on the latest ARMv8-A cores, STi8K(TM) SoCs will further enhance the available
"The consumer industry has initiated the transition from 32- to 64-bit computing in the mobile market," said
Optimized for ST's 28nm Fully Depleted Silicon-On-Insulator (FD-SOI) and smaller-geometry manufacturing processes, the STi8K(TM) architecture leverages the increased data throughput, the extended memory addressing, and the reduced power consumption of the latest ARM® Cortex(TM)-A53 and Cortex(TM)-A57 64-bit processor technology, combining high performance and reliability with outstanding energy efficiency to meet end-user and eco-design requirements, such as the
ST's STi8K(TM) architecture features industry-unique Faroudja® transcoding, managing, for example, 8 HD streams and advanced hardware-assisted networking capabilities, to enable extremely advanced scenarios for distributing multimedia content, as required by tomorrow's satellite, cable and hybrid home servers and gateways.
With its support for Ultra High Definition up to 60 frames per second with wide gamut and 10-bit color, as required by the ITU-R Recommendation BT.2020, and high-performance full-frame-rate graphics based on OpenGL ES 2.0 and OpenGL ES 3.0 standards, users will enjoy a true Ultra HD immersive digital-viewing experience, including stunning realism for live-action sports and gaming, allowing operator branding at native 4K resolution.
The STi8K(TM) incorporates the newly defined HDMI 2.0, running at the highest data throughput of 6Gbps per channel, together with the latest HDCP 2.2 (High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection) security and DisplayPort v1.2, to provide the high-speed connectivity to full color and full-frame-rate Ultra HD screens.
"Our recently launched
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