Arm’s new Cortex CPUs and Mali GPUs will give 2022 Android flagships a substantial performance boost
British chip designer Arm, which licenses its chip core architecture to companies that manufacture chips, today announced new CPUs based on the Armv9 architecture unveiled in March as well as GPUs to go with them.
Arm’s new CPU cores: Cortex-X2, Cortex-A710 and Cortex-A510
Next up is the company’s first Armv9 “big” CPU, the Cortex-A710. The mid-tier CPU promises 10 percent better performance and 30 percent improved efficiency compared to the Cortex-A78.
Arms new Mali GPUs
The Mali-G710 is the company’s latest flagship GPU. It’s 20 percent faster and 20 percent more energy efficient than the previous generation and is intended for premium smartphones and Chromebooks. It is accompanied by a cheaper but similar GPU called the Mali-G610. Then we have the Mali-G510, which is intended for mid-range phones and offers a speed increase of 100 percent and 22 percent efficiency gains.