Autonomous Driving

The evolution of autonomous driving.

Expanded roadmap and software ecosystem keep Snapdragon Ride moving forward.

Since its launch at CES in January 2020, Snapdragon Ride Platform has steadily gained momentum with global automakers and Tier 1 suppliers worldwide. But with the announcement of an expanded product roadmap at our Automotive Redefined: Technology Showcase event on January 26, 2021, Snapdragon Ride is not only one of the automotive industry’s most advanced, scalable and fully customizable ADAS platforms available—it’s a revolution.

Performance

With the latest SoC additions to the roadmap, Snapdragon Ride now supports a full spectrum of ADAS/AD functionality, ranging from NCAP windshield-mount ADAS solutions (Level 1) at 10 TOPS, to fully autonomous driving systems (Level 4) at 700+ TOPS.

Scalability

Snapdragon Ride features the industry’s first-announced scalable and fully customizable SoC platforms built on 5nm process technology. This allows automakers and Tier 1 suppliers to develop powerful and efficient designs, while supporting the trend toward zonal E/E architectures in next-gen connected cars.

Expanded software ecosystem

Snapdragon Ride now offers an expanded software ecosystem with various industry-proven and leading stacks for vision perception, parking and driver monitoring. This gives automakers and Tier 1 suppliers the flexibility to select one or a combination of various stacks that are now supported on the platform.

Qualcomm Snapdragon Ride Platform

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Arriver perception and drive policy stack integrated on Snapdragon Ride

Snapdragon Ride hardware platform

Active safety (L1/L2)

  • Single Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ ADAS application processor solution
  • Optimized performance for regulatory safety features
  • Passive cooled with optimized power
  • Software and performance for future upgradability and scalability

Convenience (L2+/L3)

  • Single SoC L2+ performance, with multi-processor scalability support
  • Passive or air-cooled
  • Multi-domain, multi-supplier SW integration
  • Customizable and open

Self-Driving (L4/L5)

  • Multi-SoC solution with autonomous driving accelerator for maximum performance
  • Seamless development software infrastructure
  • Air-cooled

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