Nvidia Tegra, A couple of 10s of mW decoding HD video?

19 06 2009

NVIDIA GoForce: Unlocking New Generation of Smart Phones.

Yeah, that’s what a tegra will do for you. An arm based SOC will change the way you look at PMPs. Highly optimize for windows mobile experience, the Zune HD will be carrying one under its hood. Result? output to your hdtv with a glorious 720p. Note the Tegra platform itself can go upto a 1080p decode level.

Other goodies that the NVIDIA Tegra platform delivers:

  • 720p and 1080p video playback
  • Days of usage between charges
  • Optimized hardware support for Web 2.0 applications for a true desktop-class Internet experience
  • Full Wi-Fi and 3G connectivity
  • A complete software solution including Microsoft Windows CE OS, application viewers, full Internet browser, UI framework, board support package (BSP), software development kit (SDK), Web mail client, and more

ArHrrr… Nvidia Tegra powered next gen gaming.

19 06 2009

Georgia tech researchers have created a next gen gaming concept called augmented reality game. Developed using a Tegra powered mobile kit, the game renders a 3D landscape based on a 2d image thats scanned with its camera – you can even lay skittles to create virtual bombs. Pretty cool eh? Check out the video below…