About the Generic Timer
The Generic Timer can schedule events and trigger interrupts based on an incrementing counter value. It provides:
- Generation of timer events as interrupt outputs.
- Generation of event streams.
The Cortex-A73 Generic Timer is compliant with the Arm® Architecture Reference Manual Armv8, for Armv8-A architecture profile.
This chapter describes only features that are specific to the Cortex-A73 processor implementation.