NVIDIA Tegra K1 Mobile Processor Announced (Video)


NVIDIA has taken the wraps of its latest mobile processor at this years CES, the NVIDIA Tegra K1, the processor will be available in a 32-bit version and a 64-bit version.

The NVIDIA Tegra K1 is the company’s fifth generation Tegra processor, and according to NVIDIA, it is the first mobile processor to support next generation graphics, and it comes with 192 Kepler graphics cores that are also found in NVIDIA’s GeForce graphics cards and Tesla supercomputer accelerators.

NVIDIA Tegra K1

“It’s simply inappropriate to call it Tegra 5, it’s simply not linear,” Jen-Hsun told a crowd of journalists, industry analysts, and enthusiasts crammed into a ballroom at The Strip’s Cosmopolitan Hotel. “We’ve brought the heart of GeForce and the soul of Tesla to mobile computing.”

The video below gives us a look at the graphics power of the new NVIDIA Tegra K1 running on Unreal Engine 4, it certainly looks impressive from the video.

NVIDIA shared some details about their new processor, the 32-bit model will be powered by a quad core 4-plus-1 ARM Cortex A15 CPU and the 64-bit model will be powered by a customized dual core CPU which is based on ARMv8 architecture.

NVIDIA have said that the 32-bit NVIDIA Tegra k1 will launch in the first half of 2014, and the 64-bit NVIDIA Tegra K1 will launch in the second half of 2014, you can find out more details at the link below.

Source NVIDIA