The World’s Best SoC Design Portfolio

Arm powered solutions have been supporting innovation for more than 30 years and are deployed in over 160 billion chips to date. A custom SoC can bring a whole new level of product-market fit to your business, unlocking new value and capability for your customers.


Whether you’re an established chip designer, new silicon start-up or an OEM looking to bring a custom SoC into your next innovative product, Arm can help you every step of the way so you can take your products to market faster while minimizing development risks.


Billion Arm-based Devices Worldwide


Of World’s Population Uses Arm Technology


Hardware, Software and Service Partners

Accelerate Every Stage of Your Design

IP Products

Access a wide range of Arm Cortex CPUs, Mali GPUs, System IP, Security IP, Physical IP, and more.

Tools and Models

Fast track your SoC design and development with access to Arm tooling and models for CPU simulation.

Support and Training

Receive expert support, knowledge, and online training at your fingertips to help optimize your projects.

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Arm DesignStart
Access a select mix of IP products and tools
Arm Flexible Access
Access IP products, support, tools and training

  • Arm Cortex-A5, Cortex-M3, Cortex-M0 CPUs
  • FPGA-optimized Cortex-M3 and Cortex-M1 soft CPU IP
  • Supporting system IP
  • Artisan physical IP libraries


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  • A wide range of Cortex-A, Cortex-R and Cortex-M CPUs
  • Mali GPUs
  • Corstone reference packages
  • System IP
  • Secuirty IP
  • Artisan physical IP libraries

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Tools and Models
Tools and Models
  • Arm DS Gold One
  • Arm Socrates
  • Arm System Models

Support and Maintenance
Support and Maintenance Community-based support Standard support and maintenance for all included products

Enhanced support options
Enhanced support options Yes Yes

Upfront Costs
Upfront Costs

$0 for the Cortex-M0, Cortex-M1 and Cortex-M3 CPUs

$75K for the Cortex-A5 CPU


$75K entry package annual access fee

$200K standard package annual access fee

Linley Group: Arm Ecosystem Reduces SoC Design Cost and Time to Market

Design verification, physical design, and software development directly affect the time to market
and cost of a complete SoC and software stack. Discover how the Arm ecosystem has evolved
to address these challenges and maximize success.

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What We’re Thinking

An Era of Affordability for Custom System-on-Chip (SoC)

Discover how your project can benefit from a custom SoC regardless of budget from a case study that resulted in an 80% BOM reduction. 

Custom Chips for Dummies

A custom SoC solution is faster and easier than you might think. Here’s ten things you need to know to make sure your custom silicon is a success.