Some categories, notably those for low-power embedded, extreme, and application processors, reflect important changes in our industry over the course of the year. The levels of integration and performance in these products have increased dramatically, enabling not just new systems but whole new classes of systems, especially in the consumer electronics and networking industries.
The categories and nominees are:
1) Desktop Processors AMD Athlon 64 FX-51 IBM PowerPC 970 Intel Pentium 4 2) Mobile PC Processors AMD Mobile Athlon 64 Intel Pentium M (Dothan) Transmeta Efficeon TM8000 3) Server Processors AMD Opteron 848 IBM Power 5 Intel Itanium 2 Intel Xeon MP 4) Low-Power Embedded Processors Analog Devices ADSP-BF533 Infineon TriCore 2 Intel PXA800F Texas Instruments TBB4105 5) Application Processors Intel XScale PXA260 NeoMagic MiMagic 6 Nvidia MQ-9000 STMicroelectronics Nomadik STn8800 Texas Instruments OMAP 1611 6) High-Performance Embedded Processors IBM PowerPC 750GX Intrinsity FastMIPS Motorola PowerPC MPC7457 Motorola MPC8560 PowerQUICC III PMC-Sierra RM9000x2 Raza Microelectronics XL7105 7) Media Processors Equator BSP-15 Intel MXP5800 Motorola MRC6011 Philips TriMedia TM5250 Silicon Hive Avispa+ 8) Extreme Processors ClearSpeed CS301 Cradle ECE3400/MPE3400 Intrinsity FastMATH Toshiba ET1 Xelerated X11 9) Soft-IP Processor Cores ARC International ARC 600 ARM ARM1136JF-S MIPS M4K Pro Silicon Hive Avispa+ StarCore SC1400 10) Technology Award Nominees to be announced at a later date.
Winners will be awarded during a dinner presentation on February 5, 2004 at the Il Fornaio restaurant at the Hyatt Sainte Claire in San Jose, CA.
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