CoreLink CCI-550

The Arm CoreLink CCI-550 Cache Coherent Interconnect

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The Arm CoreLink CCI-550 Cache Coherent Interconnect expands on the successful CoreLink CCI-500.  It provides full cache coherency between big.LITTLE processor clusters and provides I/O coherency for other agents such as Mali GPU, network interfaces or accelerators. CoreLink CCI-550 offers a scalable and configurable interconnect which enables SoC designers to meet the performance goals with the smallest possible area and power and also adds a snoop filter which lowers overall system latency.


Specifications

 Features Details
 AMBA AMBA 4 ACE
 ACE Slave interfaces 1-6 for fully coherent processors including Arm Cortex and Mali GPU
 Memory and System master interfaces 1-6 memory interfaces
1-3 system interfaces
 Coherency and snoop filter Integrated snoop filter maintains directory of 
processor cache contents, reduces CPU snoops and reduces system power
 Memory map 32-48 bit physical address width, configurable address map
40, 44, or 48-bit DVM

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  • CoreLink CCI-550 TRM

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Not answered Does it use a Slow Clock to turn off Main Clock? Started yesterday by Ridge Mao 0 replies 32 views
Answered Can re-order depth affect functionality of write transaction? Latest 2 days ago by Colin Campbell 5 replies 507 views
Suggested answer Alignment Address Calculation in AHB Latest 4 days ago by Colin Campbell 5 replies 11157 views
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