Hardware/Software Codesign to Optimize SoC Device Battery Life
By Grace Metri,Manuj Sabharwal,Sundar Iyer,Abhishek Agrawal
Issue Date:October 2013
The emergence of battery-constrained system-on-chip (SoC) devices, such as smartphones and tablets, requires hardware/software codesign to optimize battery life. Offloading activities from the processor to specialized engines on the SoC can help reduce pow...