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Aricent is a global innovation and technology services company that helps clients to imagine, commercialize, and evolve products and services for the connected world. Aricent software is integral to more than 700 million handsets out in the world, with eight of the leading handset manufacturers as customers, and nine of the largest global service providers using our software.

Aricent provides optimized audio, video and image codecs for various Arm platforms – Arm9, Arm11, Arm Cortex-A & Arm Cortex-M processors. Aricent solutions are differentiated by high performance optimal solutions enabling new multimedia experiences and applications as diverse as HD Audio/Video Playback, A/V Recording, Image Editing, Streaming, VVoIP, IMS VS etc. These solutions are driving innovations in mobile devices, automotive infotainment systems,  Set top boxes and home gateways.

Aricent is a single source of a large pool of multimedia components, supporting the complete suite of codecs and system components for Android, Linux based platforms (Tizen, FireFox), Windows phone, iOS, and RTOS platforms. Our solutions for the Arm Community include:

  • GPU Compute & Neon

    “Our HEVC solution leverages Arm Mali GPU Compute in concert with NEON optimizations on the Arm Cortex-A multi-core CPU to make Ultra HD video content streaming a reality”- Giri KK, VP Engineering, Aricent
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  • Validating if a system works.
  • Optimized for Mali

    Aricent and Arm are collaborating on the optimization of advanced multimedia codecs such as HEVC for mobile computing devices using the latest advancements in GPU Computing technologies for delivering multi-screen playback and streaming solutions.

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Further information

Aricent's website
See the latest updates from Aricent on their website.

Aricent develops high efficiency video codec by leveraging Arm Mali GPU Compute technology
Read the Aricent blog about the work developed with Arm.

Smile to the camera, it's OpenCL!
Learn about the Huawei Honor 7 the first smartphone to optimize all it's photos with OpenCL on Mali.

Realizing the benefits of GPU Compute for real application with Mali GPUs
An blog on the wide arrange of real use cases being addressed by OpenCL with Mali.

Seeing the future with Computer Vision
How machines are interpreting the outside world; including Arm's acquisition of Apical.