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ARM Unveils Cortex-A75, A55 Processors And Mali-G72 GPU

ARM has officially announced three new products that surely will make their way into next-generation mobile devices. The company presented its new products right before the COMPUTEX event that will be held in Taipei between May 30 to June 3. ARM's portfolio is now expanded with the high-performance the Cortex-A75 microarchitecture and  the energy-efficient Cortex-A55. In addition to...

Microsoft Demos Windows 10 on ARM Hardware Running Existing Win32 Apps

We've known that Microsoft has been dedicated to getting Windows 10 running the way it should be on ARM hardware. Back in December of last year, we were told that the next generation Qualcomm Snapdragon chips would officially support Windows 10. We weren't given a solid date for when this type of hardware would be made...

Mali-Cetus is the Codename of ARM’s Next-Generation Display Processor

There's been a big push in VR lately with a number of content creators wanting to take advantage of the new technology. We're multitasking with our phones more and more, HDR has started to become a marketing point, and the resolution of our screens is higher than it's ever been. To keep up with these...

Linaro And Huawei Announce the HiKey 960 — A Professional ARM Board for Development

Developers building apps that require close integration with the hardware in order to maximize performance, take advantage of new sensors or security features, or support new peripherals need to purchase a device that contains the hardware they are looking to test against. Developers of AOSP-based ROMs are also examples of people who need to work...

ARM’s DynamIQ Focuses on Performance, Efficiency, Redundancy, Scalability, and Latency

There has been a lot of progress made in mobile SoCs over the last 10 years. We have come a long way since the single core chips from a decade ago. The biggest advancement in chipsets since those days has likely been ARM's big.LITTLE cluster design which has helped massively improve both performance and power efficiency...

U.S. ITC to Investigate Claims that LG, MediaTek, and Others Violate AMD’s Graphics Patents

The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) stated on Friday that it had voted to open an investigation on claims made by AMD whereby LG, MediaTek, Vizio, and Sigma are selling products in the U.S. which infringe upon AMD's patents on graphic systems. The origin of this patent dispute is traced back to AMD's complaint with the...

ARM announces their second Bifrost GPU – the Mali-G51

Back in May of this year ARM announced the Mali-G71, the company's first GPU that utilized their new Bifrost architecture. This new architecture from ARM was quickly adopted into the high-end mobile market, due to growing demand for VR gaming along with other complex and constantly evolving power hungry mobile gaming content. When building their...

Vulkan API Means More Control and Alternative to OpenGL [UPDATED]

Thankfully, the press release and materials on the Vulkan web site give us a wealth of information to start answering some of those basic questions that may be out there. First and foremost, Vulkan is not a replacement for OpenGL or OpenGL ES. It is an alternative approach to graphics development, one where much more of...

Xposed Released for Galaxy S6 and arm64 Samsung Devices

Recognized contributor wanam has released a version of Xposed that should work on all Galaxy S6 variants and he hopes that it will support upcoming Samsung arm64 devices. It is still in an experimental phase, however, and it has been confirmed as working so far on selected tested modules. As users of Samsung devices may know, they...