Fast Processing Designed for Mobile

The Arm Cortex-A family is designed for devices undertaking complex compute tasks, such as hosting a rich operating system platform and supporting multiple software applications. The fast processing of Cortex-A72 is particularly suited to mobile applications.

Features and Benefits
High Compute Density

Gain significant advantages in reduced memory requirements and maximizing the use of on-chip Flash memory with advanced code density.

Advanced Branch Predictor

Drastically improve prediction accuracy with a sophisticated new algorithm, which reduces wasted energy consumption from executing down an incorrect code path.

Infrastructure Compatibility

Develop more advanced networking and storage applications by harnessing the full error-correcting code cache and 44-bit addressing up to 16TB.

Use Cases
Where Innovation and Ideas Come to Life
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems

On the path to fully autonomous vehicles, designers are bringing a host of safety and other enhancements to vehicles that, for now, rely on a human driver. Cortex-A72 delivers the increased power requirements of vehicle systems.


As the demand for storage speed and density increases, storage drives need to deliver faster IO operations, reduce latency, and improve error connection. Cortex-A72 delivers the compute power new storage options demand.

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Cortex-A72 Resources

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