Samsung’s Exynos 5 Dual Application Processor Drives Industry’s Highest Resolution on Google’s Nexus 10 Tablet

  Samsung’s Exynos 5 Dual Application Processor Drives Industry’s Highest
  Resolution on Google’s Nexus 10 Tablet

Business Wire

SEOUL, Korea -- November 12, 2012

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in advanced semiconductor
solutions, announced that its Exynos 5 Dual application processor powers the
new Nexus 10 tablet from Google, with the highest WQXGA (2560x1600) resolution
in the market. The Exynos 5 Dual is the world’s first application processor
based on the ARM^®Cortex™-A15 CPU, which has been designed with both
performance and power efficiency in mind to bring superb user experience in
mobile devices.

“We are very pleased to reveal that Samsung’s most advanced mobile application
processor, the Exynos 5 Dual, is the engine that powers Google’s Nexus 10
tablet,” said TH Kim, vice president of System LSI marketing, Device
Solutions, Samsung Electronics. “Exynos 5 Dual is our first application
processor designed specifically for high-end tablets and mobile computing
applications. With ARM’s newest Cortex™ A15 core and Samsung’s low-power 32nm
High-K Metal Gate (HKMG) process, customers can expect incredible performance
with astounding energy efficiency.”

The Exynos 5 Dual, with two ARM^®Cortex™-A15 CPUs running at a blazing
1.7GHz, accompanied by four powerful Mali™-T604 GPU cores, full high
definition multimedia capabilities, built-in ISP for camera/image processing,
and the widest memory bandwidth available in mobile SoCs at 12.8 GB/s, is the
only solution currently in the market to support the richest media and
computing experience in stunning WQXGA resolution within the mobile

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