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MIPS Introduces Aptiv Generation Cores

Discussion in 'Embedded' started by Bill Giovino, May 23, 2012.

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    Bill Giovino Guest

    Bill Giovino, May 23, 2012
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    mjsilva Guest

    I'm an ARM user and I hope MIPS does very well with these new cores. Healthy competition is good for us all.
    mjsilva, May 23, 2012
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  3. Great, so where do I buy some ?

    If you claim they "compete with ARM nicely", there must be someone shipping them ?
    j.m.granville, May 24, 2012
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    David Brown Guest

    You buy them the same way you buy ARM cores - you contact the supplier,
    make your agreement for multiple millions of dollars, and get sent some
    VHDL files.

    If you want to buy ready-made chips with MIPS Aptiv on board, you'll
    have to wait a while. And even then, you might not be able to - many of
    MIPS' traditional customers sell devices only in huge MOQs.
    David Brown, May 24, 2012
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