Telechips Chooses PowerVR GPU for Automotive Solutions

June 19, 2019

Press Release

Telechips Chooses PowerVR GPU for Automotive Solutions

Imagination's automotive pedigree and virtualization offering sets it apart from competitors.

Telechips chose Imagination Technologies’ PowerVR Series9XTP for its in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) and vehicle cockpit solutions.

The PowerVR architecture does the following:

  • Is capable of hosting multiple operating systems (OS) using a single GPU core
  • Offers an extensive tool suite for debugging and tuning 

Essential improvements include:   

  • Up to 50 percent fps/mm2 density increase
  • Extensive PPA optimization throughout the design, including low-level architectural tuning
  • ALU-width up to 40-wide per cluster for impactful growth in FLOP density
  • Reduced bandwidth usage through PVRIC4 and micro-architectural cache tuning
  • YUV sampling and filtering acceleration

“We selected Imagination’s PowerVR Series9XTP GPUs for two reasons – PowerVR’s extensive history and experience in the automotive industry and its GPU virtualization capabilities,” said Telechips’ Future Strategy Group Leader, Leanne Lee. “We needed a vendor that understood the unique challenges faced by the automotive market, and that offered a cost-efficient, flexible and futureproof solution, with the robustness needed for the target market. We found all of that in PowerVR and we look forward to collaborating with them on other automotive-focused projects in the future.”

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