Ambarella announces A12S and A9SE processors to its range of camera solutions for drones, or flying cameras. The 28nm A12S SoC family provides 1080p video at 60fps and up to 64MP photography. It supports advanced image stabilization with rolling shutter correction, HDR, as well as low delay, live video streaming to the flying camera controller. A 1-GHz ARM Cortex A9 CPU provides the required performance for advanced camera, flight control and streaming applications. With the option of an 11x11mm package and power consumption of under 1 Watt, A12S is ideal for miniature camera designs.
A12S block diagram
The A9SE SoC family is a new, enhanced, higher performance 28nm version of the 32nm A9 SoC.