Featured Articles

Analysts expect ARM to do well next year

Analysts expect ARM to do well next year

British chip designer ARM could cash in on the mobile industry's rush to transition to 64-bit operating systems and hardware.

More...
Huawei and Xiaomi outpace Lenovo, LG in smartphone market

Huawei and Xiaomi outpace Lenovo, LG in smartphone market

Samsung has lost smartphone market share, ending the quarter on a low note and Xiaomi appears to be the big winner.

More...
Intel Broadwell 15W coming to CES

Intel Broadwell 15W coming to CES

It looks like Intel will be showing off its 14nm processors, codenames Broadwell, in a couple of weeks at CES 2015.

More...
Gainward GTX 980 Phantom reviewed

Gainward GTX 980 Phantom reviewed

Today we’ll be taking a closer look at the recently introduced Gainward GTX 980 4GB with the company’s trademark Phantom cooler.

More...
Zotac ZBOX Sphere OI520 barebones vs Sphere Plus review

Zotac ZBOX Sphere OI520 barebones vs Sphere Plus review

Zotac has been in the nettop and mini-PC space for more than four years now and it has managed to carve…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 15:48

Nvidia announces Jetson TK1 dev-kit

Written by Slobodan Simic

Tegra K1 based dev-kit with US $192 price tag

During last night keynote's at GTC 2014, Nvidia's CEO Jen-Hsun Haung has announced the new Jetson TK1 developer-kitbased on Tegra K1 SoC.

Described by Jen-Hsun as "the world's tiniest little supercomputer" the Jetson TK1 dev-kit is aimed at embedded systems. With performance of 326 GFLOPs, 192 CUDA Cores and VisionWorks SDK as well as, rather suprisingly affordable US $192 price tag, the new Jetson TK1 dev-kit will give a bit more power to advanced robotics, autonomous cars like the Audi showcased during the keynote, computers attempting to simulate human recognition, as well as medical and other industrial fields.

As noted, the Jetson TK1 dev-kit ships with Nvidia's VisionWorks toolkit which provides set of computer vision and image processing algorithms and offer CUDA-powered capabilites in areas such as robotics, augmented reality, computational photography, human-computer interface and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).

In addition to the Tegra K1 SoC, the Jetson TK1 dev-kit also packs 2GB of memory as well as I/O connectors for USB 3.0, HDMI 1.4, Gigabit Ethernet, audio, SATA, miniPCIe and an SD card slot.

The new Jetson TK1 dev-kit is already available for pre-order from Nvidia, Microcenter and Newegg in the US while, according to our info, Zotac will carry it in Europe and Japan distribution is done via Ryoyo Electro Corporation.

Nvidia jetsonTK1-1

Nvidia jetsonTK1-2

nvidia audi-1

 

Last modified on Thursday, 27 March 2014 07:03

Slobodan Simic

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments