On Wednesday, Nvidia announced Tegra 3 processor is the first one having quad-core designed for tablets as well as smartphones gadgets.
What makes Tegra 3 unique from its predecessors is the fact that; it works 5 times better as compared to its predecessor and gives awesome performance. It is expected that in the first quarter of next year, smartphones with the chip will be released and in a conference, it was unveiled that the chip will run Google’s Android Operating System.
Today, most of the tablets as well as smartphones are developed on the processor design of Cortex-A9 by ARM; likewise Tegra 3 is based on this processor only.
Exceptional Graphics Support
The exciting part is the 12 GeForce graphics cores that it has; which boost its multimedia performance to a great extent. Of the 12 cores, there is a low-power fifth core which can run secondary tasks easily and helps in lowering the processing strain on the four main CPUs.
Undoubtedly, Tegra 3 is going to be an effective gaming platform as more and more mobile devices of today demand more computing power and this chip has great potential to fulfill all the requirements.