Photo Gallery : ARM at MWC 2010

The brain of your mobile phone is a tiny processor sitting in the mainboard of the device. Majority of mobile phones and mobile devices use ARM processors in some way or the other . The ARM architecture is licensed by several companies such as Apple, NVIDIA, Qualcomm, Samsung,Texas Instruments

ARM displayed a wide variety of products utilizing the company’s technology during MWC 2010 ranging from phones , tablets , e-readers , notebooks and other devices including it’s latest Cortex A9 Dual Core offering !

The device you see below is a Android tablet powered by an ARM-based Nvidia Tegra chipset

Android Tablet Compal naz10 based on Nvidia Tegra

arm booth mwc 2010

Speaking of phones which utilize ARM architecture – Motorola  Droid/Milestone,

motorola droid

Google Nexus One,

nexus one


htc hd2

Palm Pre,

palm pre

Samsung Omnia HD , Nokia  N900 all use ARM based processors

The company also showcased its Cortex-A9 MPCore processor – Dual-Core mobile processor

Just see how small the CPU chip is compared to a usb head.

We also spotted the NVIDIA Tegra Mobile web processor which brings the power of NVIDIA graphics to mobile devices. It supports speeds up to 1GHz in single or dual-core mode. You can encode 1080p videos or decode them

Lenovo Skylight ARM-based smartbook uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor

Marvell Ebox Runs on Ubuntu play 1080p video and Quake 3


Just one tiny device which was connected to a 24 inch monitor .  keyboard and a mouse and it became a powerful PC

NFC payments Mifare – Qualcomm


In this demo we saw PIN protected mobile payments being made using a  Qualcomm Snapdragaon device .

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