Mobile data traffic continues to grow, driven by users accessing video and other bandwidth-intensive services, straining base stations, mobile backhaul and other network infrastructure. The Axxia® Mobile Communication Processor ACP3400 combines high performance cores and hardware acceleration for packet processing, security and traffic management, for increased throughput in mobile base stations, mobile backhaul equipment and gateways.

For base stations, backhaul and gateways based on the PowerPC® architecture, the ACP3400 has the performance and features needed to enable 4G/LTE systems.

FEATURES ACP3448 ACP3442 ACP3423 ACP3421
CPU Complex 4x PowerPC® Cores @ up to 1.8 GHz 4x PowerPC® Cores @ up to 1.8 GHz 2x PowerPC® Cores @ up to 1.6 GHz 2x PowerPC® Cores @ up to 1.6 GHz
L2 Cache 2MB 2MB 1MB 1MB
L3 System Cache 4MB 2MB 2MB 2MB
System Memory (DDR3) 2x 72b 1x 72b 1x 72b 1x 72b
Classifier Memory (DDR3) 2x 9b 2x 9b 1x 9b 1x 9b
Data Throughput (IMIX) 20Gb/s (4PPEs) 10Gb/s (2PPEs) 10Gb/s (2PPEs) 5/10Gb/s (2PPEs)
Security Protocol Processor 10Gb/s 10Gb/s 5Gb/s 5Gb/s
Traffic Manager 6 levels of hierarchy 6 levels of hierarchy 6 levels of hierarchy 6 levels of hierarchy
Content Inspection Engine 3Gb/s 3Gb/s 3Gb/s 3Gb/s
Compression/Decompression Engine No No No No
Ethernet Switching N/A N/A N/A N/A
SerDes Interfaces 8x SGMII
3x PCIe
SRIO
2x XAUI
8x SGMII
3x PCIe
SRIO
8x SGMII
3x PCIe
SRIO
1x XAUI
8x SGMII
3x PCIe
SRIO
Synchronous Ethernet and IEE 1588-2008 No No No No
Secure System Complex No No No No
Package 1295-pin FC-BGA 37.5mmx37.5mm 1295-pin FC-BGA 37.5mmx37.5mm 1295-pin FC-BGA 37.5mmx37.5mm or 899-pin FC-BGA 1295-pin FC-BGA 37.5mmx37.5mm or 899-pin FC-BGA
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