The Consumer Electronics Show(CES), 2015 has already kicked off and today, we are going to see a very busy day ahead as many companies are on their move. Anyway, today NVIDIA held their Press Conference where they did launched a new chip for mobile and one new chip for the cars. The chip which has been announced for the mobile handsets is quite powerful and it is the NVIDIA Tegra X1. Last year, at CES 2014, NVIDIA Tegra K1 was launched and as compared to it the new NVIDIA Tegra X1 is going to provide twice the performance. So, at this very moment the NVIDIA Tegra X1 has became the fastest mobile chip and not to forget, Qualcomm is also going to launch their new chips very soon.
The chipset is having the Maxwell GPU Architecture which provides Teraflop of power. It is the mobile Super Chip which is there to execute a lot of things for the smartphone industry. It is a 64-bit chip having eight-cores and it is having 256 GPU cores. So, this chip is really fast and the CEO of NVIDIA showed the Unreal Engine 4 Elemental demo. This chip is going to be used in both the smartphones and the tablets. A few years back, just like this, NVIDIA announced their first dual core chip and they changed a lot of thing in the smartphone industry today with their powerful chips.
The NVDIA Tegra X1 is going to provide you a very good score in mutitasking and also, the GPU will be quite well. This chip is actually a combination of ARM Cortex A57 and ARM Cortex A53 processors each consisting of 4 cores. It allows you to run 4K videos at 60fps. Also, you can play some high end games on your smartphone using this chipset. It is also used in the Drive CX and it is also going to serve for cars. It is faster than the previous super computer. So, there you go guys this was the very first thing which has been showcased in the Consumer Electronics Show. It will be included in smartphones and we will come to know about those smartphones later this year.