Nvidia preps Tegra 2 for massive tablet deployment
Nvidia has reportedly clinched a number of lucrative orders for its powerful Tegra 2 processor.
According to DigiTimes, Tegra 2 will be deployed in tablet PCs designed by various industry heavyweights, such as Asus (10-inch Eee Pad), Dell, Samsung, Micro-Star International and Toshiba.
The Tegra 2 is also slated to power several next-gen smartphones manufactured by Motorola, LG Electronics and Asus.
It should be noted that Nvidia’s second-gen Tegra has apparently been tapped to run a grand total of 50 smartphones and tablets, with volumes (eventually) projected to reach one million units.
Notable Tegra 2 specs include:
- Mobile dual-core (ARM Cortex-A9) CPU.
- Up to 2x faster Web browsing.
- 5x faster gaming.
- 1080p HD support.
- Ultra-low power (ULP) GeForce GPU.