PowerPC 7448 from freescale will be available in october 2005
Date 21-Jun-2005 16:38:04
Topic: Hardware News
|On monday 20-06-2005 Freescale Semiconductor, during the Freescale technology forum, anounced that their discreete MPC7448 processor based on the e600 core will be released in October.|
The MPC7448 is the first PPC product released by Freescale that's on their 90nm process.
The MPC7448 features an enhanced G4+ core called the e600 core, the enhancments include an OOoE enhanced Altivec unit, a rework of the cache/memory register subsystem and enhanced powersaving features. The MPC7448 features a 1MB fully ECC protected L2 cache, a 200Mhz MPX/60x bus and clockspeeds up to 1.7Ghz.
More information can be found in the official news release, here, the PR factsheet[PDF, 0.6MB] or the MPC7450 RISC Microprocessor Family Reference Manual[PDF, 7MB]