Here is a clear proof that mobile computing is performing a fast grow, this was done when Nvidia leaked details about its upcoming quad core Tegra 3 code named Kal-El chipset.
The Tegra 3 is a quad core and use 40nm process by TSMC, with an enhanced power management technology, the chip can reach 1.5 GHz and pack an 12-Core Nvidia GPU with a new 3D stereo support.
You can say that Tegra 3 has a desktop power and performance with its capabilities of running full-HD videos and with it's PC-class CPU, it can run display up to 2560×1600 resolution via HDMI port, the Tegra 3 is five times faster than the precedent Tegra 2 and also with lower power consumption.
Mobile Performance test Vs competition chipsets:
This is a mobile game which show incredible motion blur effects:
Nice lighting effects capable:
Tegra 3 feature :
Benchmark performance result of the Tegra 3 Vs Apple A5 chipset and the Qualcomm QCOM 8660:
Low Power consumption compared with Tegra 2:
Tegra 3 Vs Tegra 2 Garaphics effect comparison:
The release date is set to be Q4 2011 for tablets platforms and Q1 2012 for smartphones.