Specifications

The Arm Mali-450 was the second ultra low power GPU built on the Utgard architecture. It introduced double the scalability of the original Mali-400 GPU, to address a broader range of performance points and use cases. On this page you will find specifications and performance data for Mali-450 and if you are developing on this GPU, you can also request support and guidance on our forums below. 

Mali-450 Block Diagram.

Arm Mali-450 GPU

 Features  Value Description
Anti-Aliasing
4x AA.
16x AA.
4x Multi-Sampling with virtually no performance drop.
16x AA outperforming all implementations of comparable quality.
API Support
OpenGL ES 1.1/2.0.
OpenVG 1.1.
Full support for next-generation and legacy 2D/3D graphics applications.
Bus Interface
AMBA AXI.
Compatible with a wide range of bus interconnect and peripheral IP.
L2 Cache
8KB - 512KB.
Configurable L2 cache optimized for graphics data traffic.
Memory System
MMU.
Memory Management Unit.
Multi-core Scaling
1 to 8 cores.
A single IP covering a wide range of markets and price/performance points


Performance - Mali-450 (MP4)

Feature Value Description
Frequency 250MHz
650MHz
in 40nm LP
in 28nm HPM
Throughput 59Mtri/s, 1.1Gpix/s
142Mtri/s, 2.6Gpix/s
in 40nm LP
in 28nm HPM             

Performance - Mali-450 (MP8)

Feature Value Description
Frequency 270MHz
650MHz
in 40nm LP
in 28nm HPM
Throughput 59Mtri/s, 2.2Gpix/s
142Mtri/s, 5.2Gpix/s
in 40nm LP
in 28nm HPM