application processor


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application processor

[‚ap·lə¦kā·shən ′prä‚ses·ər]
(computer science)
A computer that processes data.

application processor

(1) In a mobile device, a chip used for the primary application processing in contrast with the chips that handle functions such as the display, wireless communications and power management.

(2) A computer that processes data in contrast with one that performs control functions, such as a database machine. See application server.
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The high level integration of the new application processors makes it possible to realize wearable devices without any other components.
Industry executives pointed out that the company has proposed to the Ministry of Economic Affairs a project to develop mid- and high-end application processors for mobile computing devices and organized a 100-specialst team.
The 1GHz application processor, carrying the name Exynos 4210, is scheduled for production in March 2011.
TI's OMAP family of application processors has been used by NTT DoCoMo's handset partners for three consecutive years for NTT DoCoMo's FOMA 3G series of mobile phones.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio's Hardware team said; At present, the Global Smartphone Application Processor market is witnessing the trend of the emergence of dual core application processors.
Driven by the output surge, the size of the domestic mobile Internet terminal application processor market further expanded to reach RMB 32.
For example, the S3C2410 application processor includes USB host and device support to allow connectivity to a variety of other devices including PCs, printers, removable storage, and other handhelds.
Carrying the name Exynos 4210, Samsung's powerful 1GHz dual-core application processor is scheduled for production next month.
The application processor stems from instant innovation and development of mobile phone applications.
Roadmap of Toshiba Mobile Phone Application Processor
Samsung's S3C6410 application processor will be shown in Navico's Lowrance HDS marine GPS products at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Samsung's Meeting Room #N238 in the North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.
com/research/7bb327/mobile_phone_appli) has announced the addition of the "Mobile Phone Application Processor IC (Multimedia IC) Industry Report, 2007-2008" report to their offering.
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