12 August 2014

Project Tango chip maker Movidius touts faster second-gen visual processor

Movidius, the company that developed the image processing chip behind Google's Project Tango, claimed that its second-generation chip will begin sampling to customers next week. Depending on how you look at it, the new Myriad 2 chip will offer between 5 and 25 times the performance of the first-generation chip, David Moloney, the co-founder and chief technical officer, said in a presentation at the Hot Chips conference on Tuesday