Saturday, November 12, 2011

Find: ARM announces Mali-T658 GPU, claims ten times the graphical performance of today's smartphones

The mobile gpu race just keeps getting hotter. Ps3 on mobiles in two years. 

ARM announces Mali-T658 GPU, claims ten times the graphical performance of today's smartphones

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We've only barely gotten accustomed to the performance of the Mali-T400 in our brand spanking new Samsung Galaxy S IIs, and here comes ARM with details of another next-gen GPU. The new Mali-T658 is an up-to-eight-core design that builds on the still-in-production Mali-T604, a next-gen chip itself, offering an estimated four times the compute power of that GPU and ten times the graphics performance of the existing Mali-T400, plus a promise to play nice with ARM's big.LITTLE architecture.


ARM's already envisioning PlayStation 3 quality games running on the final silicon when discussing it with the likes of BBC News, and though we've heard claims of console-quality graphics many a time before, it's hard not to be optimistic when...



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