Sustained Performance for Mobile Processing
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. Cortex-A73 is the most power-efficient processor in the Cortex-A family. It is designed for mobile processing in devices that require the highest performance in the Arm low-power architecture.
Features and Benefits
Experience compute power with a small footprint. Cortex-A73 can also be implemented in a big.LITTLE configuration for greater flexibility and scalability.
With an increase in power efficiency of up to 30 percent over its predecessors, Cortex-A73 offers new levels of sustained usage for the best user experience.
Optimized mobile and consumer features and advanced process technologies allow premium smartphones to achieve highest peak and sustained performance at frequencies of up to 2.8GHz.
Where Innovation and Ideas Come to Life
Performance-intensive uses, such as AR and VR, DSLR-like photography, or as a computer substitute, have created strong demand for compute performance from mobile SoC. The combination of Cortex-A73 and Cortex-A53 delivers excellent performance with great battery life, enabling designers to create products in the slimmest form factors available on the market today.
IVI and Digital Cockpit
As the driving experience becomes more and more connected, vehicle infotainment systems that enable music players, GPS, and in-car social media connectivity are increasingly in demand. Cortex-A73 processors form the basis of many automotive infotainment SoCs.
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Arm security IP is a comprehensive security solution that enables silicon vendors to keep up-to-date with digital security requirements and protect target use cases. It is used in addition to the TrustZone technology, creating a system-wide approach to security.
Arm System IP enables system designers to configure and build high-performance, power-efficient SoCs while further differentiating with Arm processors and their own IP elements integrated via industry-standard AMBA interfaces.
A Foundation of Silicon Success
Arm-based chips, device architectures, and technologies orchestrate the performance of everything that makes modern life possible — from smartphones to agricultural sensors and from medical instruments to servers.
Arm architecture specifies a set of rules that dictate how the hardware works when a particular instruction is executed. This contract between the hardware and the software defines how they interact with one another. This is the foundation of the portability and compatibility promise, underlying the Arm ecosystem.
Combines big and LITTLE CPUs into a single, fully integrated cluster, bringing benefits in power and performance for everything from mobile devices to infrastructure.
Arm big.LITTLE technology is a heterogeneous processing architecture that uses two types of processor. 'LITTLE' processors are designed for maximum power efficiency, while 'big' processors are designed to provide maximum compute performance.
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