One has a Nine stage pipeline. One is very low power. Score one for the Rebel Alliance!
Embedded IP May 10, 2012
A new microarchitecture from MIPS for the SOC market
Embedded IP Jun 16, 2003
MIPS Technologies, a leading provider of industry-standard processor architectures, and Cirrus Logic, a leading semiconductor supplier of solutions for digital entertainment electronics, announced today that Cirrus has licensed MIPS Technologies’ 32-bit processor cores, including the MIPS32™ 4KEc™, 4KEm™, 4KEp™ and M4K™ cores. Cirrus is active in the development of DVD players, receivers and recorders, personal video recorders (PVRs) and audio/video receivers (AVRs).
Embedded IP Mar 31, 2003
Family of Secure Data Cores Adds MIPS32™ 4KSd™ Low Power Core for Applications, Ranging from Smart Cards to Set-Top Boxes
Embedded IP Nov 4, 2002