NVIDIA has announced Xavier, the next generation of Tegra chips

At the conference, GTC Europe 2016, held in Amsterdam, NVIDIA announced the first details of the next-generation Tegra SoC, called Xavier, which will replace the current Parker. System-on-chip was named in honor of Professor Charles Xavier, the hero of Marvel comics...

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At the conference, GTC Europe 2016, held in Amsterdam, NVIDIA announced the first details of the next-generation Tegra SoC, called Xavier, which will replace the current Parker. System-on-chip was named in honor of Professor Charles Xavier, the hero of the Marvel comics series X-Men.

NVIDIA has announced Xavier, the next generation of Tegra chips

NVIDIA Xavier will be performed on 16-nm process technology FinFET+ from TSMC. SoC consists of eight custom ARM cores and a graphics core with 512 CUDA cores on a new architecture Volta, Pascal replaced current. In total, the chipset will 7 billion transistors and its power consumption is 20 watts.

in Addition, NVIDIA Xavier contains a pair of auxiliary processors to handle 8K video with HDR support and so-called "new accelerator computer vision". NVIDIA claims a performance level of new SoC at 20 trillion operations deep learning in second.

the First samples of NVIDIA Xavier for engineers will appear not earlier than IV quarter of 2017, and deliveries – not before 2018.


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