The T1040 and T1020 processors deliver leading performance per watt and reduce overall system cost, power and design complexity, making them ideal for low-cost routers. By offloading key tasks to the switch, the products free the CPU to handle other tasks, delivering 2x to 4x the performance of Freescale’s current-generation QorIQ P1 processors, while maintaining the same power budget. Target applications include enterprise and service provider switching and routing equipment, security appliances and industrial products such as factory automation and smart grid networking products.The new dual-core T1022 processor delivers more than 2x to 4x the performance and SerDes bandwidth of Freescale’s current generation QorIQ P1/P2 devices, while maintaining the same power budget. It targets a variety of power-sensitive applications, such as enterprise switching and routing equipment, security appliances, and factory automation networking products. The new T2081 device integrates four dual-threaded Power Architecture e6500 cores running at up to 1.8 GHz and delivers 2x or better in core capability, cache size, SerDes bandwidth and Ethernet connectivity, while maintaining the same power budget as Freescale’s mid-tier 45-nm QorIQ P series devices. Key features include advanced virtualization technology, a broad array of I/O options, DPAA and robust security functionality. The e6500 core’s dual-threaded technology provides 1.7x the performance of a single thread and features the 128-bit AltiVec single instruction multiple data vector processor, which performs calculations that DSPs would otherwise handle, such as media acceleration and radar processing, but at much lower power. The T2081 is designed for control plane or integrated control/data plane processing. Target applications include mobile backhaul equipment, LTE/WCDMA channel cards, control cards and NICs, and test and measurement products. Tweet This: @Freescale expands QorIQ T series for entry-level and mid-range applications, introduces first 64-bit chip with integrated Ethernet switch Energy-efficient operation To meet aggressive OEM power envelope requirements, T1 and T2 family products utilize an advanced power management approach that reduces energy consumption using a variable-mode power switch, allowing customers to modulate the power of the cores and other processing units with independence and precision. This approach also includes deep sleep and standby modes, enabling the creation of products that achieve sub-0.5 W power while maintaining fast, responsive networking for on-demand processing. Designed for compliance with energy consumption standards European Code of Conduct (ECC) and EnergyStar (SNE), the T1/T2 family device architecture and 28-nm manufacturing technology enable fanless, convection-cooled system designs. The e5500 core uses Nap/Doze/Sleep power saving modes to reduce the system energy use, and packet lossless deep sleep support is provided with ECMA 363 based auto-response.
Availability and development supportFreescale plans to offer samples of the T1040 device in the third quarter of 2013, with other T1 and T2 devices following soon after. World-class RTOS and/or development tools support is planned from Enea, Green Hills Software, Mentor Graphics, Wind River and others. Freescale intends to offer development tools, including a Linux ® BSP, a reference design board, a multiservice router reference design, security appliance reference design, CodeWarrior debug tools, configuration tools, models and more. For more information, visit freescale.com/QorIQ. Freescale’s newest QorIQ T1 and T2 devices are included in Freescale’s product longevity program, with assured supply for a minimum of 10 years. For Terms and Conditions and to obtain a list of available products, visit freescale.com/productlongevity. About Freescale Freescale Semiconductor (NYSE: FSL) is a global leader in embedded processing solutions, providing industry leading products that are advancing the automotive, consumer, industrial and networking markets. From microprocessors and microcontrollers to sensors, analog integrated circuits and connectivity – our technologies are the foundation for the innovations that make our world greener, safer, healthier and more connected. Some of our key applications and end-markets include automotive safety, hybrid and all-electric vehicles, next generation wireless infrastructure, smart energy management, portable medical devices, consumer appliances and smart mobile devices. The company is based in Austin, Texas, and has design, research and development, manufacturing and sales operations around the world. www.freescale.com Freescale, the Freescale logo, AltiVec, CodeWarrior and QorIQ are trademarks of Freescale Semiconductor, Inc., Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off. CoreNet and QUICC Engine are trademarks of Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. The Power Architecture and Power.org word marks and the Power and Power.org logos and related marks are trademarks and service marks licensed by Power.org. All other product or service names are the property of their respective owners. © 2012 Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.