Allwinner A33, World’s First $4 Quad Core Tablet Processor, Now in Mass Production
Jul 29, 2014 UncategorizedComments Off on Allwinner A33, World’s First $4 Quad Core Tablet Processor, Now in Mass Production
ZHUHAI, China, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — After its announcement during Computex 2014, Allwinner A33 has now kicked off mass production in July. Quad-core tablets based on A33 are now available to end users worldwide in various resolutions and sizes (6.95″, 7″, 7.85″, etc), and also come with different functions (ATV, DTV, 2G, etc), priced from $30 to $60.
Targeted at the entry-level tablet market, the A33 is a quad-core processor combining four power-efficient Cortex-A7 CPUs with the proven Mali400MP2 GPU architecture. A33 includes the following features:
Pin-compatible with A23 dual core
Four CortexTM-A7 CPUs and Mali400MP2 GPU
1080p video playback and capture
Integrated MIPI DSI controller, up to 1280×800
SmartColor display technology
Integrated Hi-Fi audio codec
Ultra-low power consumption
Touted as the most cost-effective quad-core processor for tablets, the A33 reference pricing (with companion PMIC) is expected to be only $4.