Toshiba, the Japanese leader in new tech announces that in cooperation with IBM and Sony, is engaged with a Cell processor able to be used for mobile phones . An improved product of today's 90nm results in the finished product of 65-nanometer technology.
The new product, Cell processor is going to have one big-dog processor and eight little-dog sub-processors, which together would deliver 200 gigaflops (Floating Point operations per second) of power. That's a lot of processing for a mobile phone. Toshiba aims at mobile TV and mobile gaming of the high-resolution variety.
Toshiba hopes to deliver this technology by the year 2008.