Fast Processing Designed for Multiple Application Areas
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 Cortex-A72 rapid processing is particularly suited to many next-generation applications, including mobile and embedded computing.
Features and Benefits
Gain significant advantages in reduced memory requirements and maximizing the use of on-chip Flash memory with advanced code density.
Drastically improve prediction accuracy with a sophisticated new algorithm, which reduces wasted energy consumption from executing down an incorrect code path.
Develop more advanced networking and storage applications by harnessing the full error-correcting code cache and 44-bit addressing up to 16TB.
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.
Computer Vision at the Endpoint
To enable computer vision for a wide range of IoT applications, Arm have developed a full set of IP that enables advanced on-device processing for high-resolution videostream. Learn more about computer vision using the Cortex-A72 processor in this video.
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Tools and Design Reviews
- Learn how NXP's Arm Cortex-A72 based LX2160A and Kontron's expertise can enable products in demanding environments
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