Texas Instruments Sitara AM3715 and AM3703 Microprocessor Units

Texas Instruments (TI) introduced the Sitara AM3715 and AM3703 microprocessor units (MPUs) with 1GHz ARM Cortex-A8. Both the AM3715 and AM3703 offer a nearly 40% increase in ARM performance. developers can increase application battery life with up to 30% decrease in power consumption compared to previous MPUs in the Sitara family. The AM3715 and AM3703 MPUs are available for sampling and priced at USD $26 for the AM3715 and $22.50 for the AM3703 in 1,000 unit quantities (1ku).

Texas Instruments (TI) Sitara AM3715 and AM3703 microprocessor units (MPUs) with 1GHz ARM Cortex-A8

TI AM3715/03 Applications Processor Features

  • Compatible to OMAP 3 Architecture
  • 1-GHz ARM Cortex-A8 Core
  • ARMv7 Architecture
  • Trust Zone
  • Thumb-2
  • MMU Enhancements
  • In-Order, Dual-Issue, Superscalar Microprocessor Core
  • NEON Multimedia Architecture
  • Over 2x Performance of ARMv6 SIMD
  • Supports Both Integer and Floating Point SIMD
  • POWERVR SGX Graphics Accelerator
  • Tile Based Architecture Delivering up to 19 MPoly/sec
  • Universal Scalable Shader Engine: Multi-threaded Engine Incorporating Pixel and Vertex Shader Functionality
  • Industry Standard API Support: OpenGLES 1.1 and 2.0, OpenVG1.0
  • Fine Grained Task Switching, Load Balancing, and Power Management
  • Programmable High Quality Image Anti-Aliasing

More info: Texas Instruments Sitara ARM Cortex A8 and ARM9 Microprocessors