Broadcom Announces HSPA+ 1.1GHz Dual-Core Chip
Feb 9, 2011, 9:19 AM by Eric M. Zeman
Broadcom today announced a new baseband processor for smartphones that combines dual ARM Cortex A9 cores at 1.1GHz with a VideoCore IV with vector processing unit (VPU) to handle media tasks. The baseband is paired with an HSPA+ modem capable of downloads at 21Mbps. It supports HD video playback and capture, 3D video and image capture, camera sensors up to 20 megapixels, and support for advanced camera features such as red eye reduction and smile detection.
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