The NVIDIA Tegra K1 featuring 192-Cores is a Super chip which is based on a Kepler GPU architecture. Early January this year, Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 won 2014 Best Mobile Chip. Now two products based on the Tegra K1 also won the 2015 Edison Award in two classes, including Tegra K1 of VCM module automotive electronics category won the gold medal, Jen-Hsun Huang mind to be happy now.
NVIDIA Tegra K1 took two Edison Awards: In Best game and Automotive Electronics class
The trend of Edison Award is present from the beginning of the 20th century, in the memory of the famous inventor Thomas Edison, named after the main reward invention and innovation around the globe, even his rivals finally took a Tesla Edison Award.
This year NVIDIA two products also won the Edison Award, one is Tegra VCM module (Visual Computing Module) automotive electronics, this module is based on a Tegra K1 processor can help automotive companies to quickly develop, upgrade vehicle electronic systems.
NVIDAIA said after the Audi with the VCM module, vehicle electronic information system development cycle increased from industry-standard 5 years to 2 years, Tesla’s Model S also uses 2 VCM modules.
Prior to this, NVIDIA’s VCM module also received PACE Awards (“Automotive News” was awarded to auto companies).
Second award is won by Shield Tegra K1 tablet, in the category of game / computer silver class, tablet uses 8-inch 1920×1200 screen, processor 192 core Tegra K1, before also known as the strongest commercially available tablet gaming performance up to now.