C6000TM High performance and power efficient DSPs

Energy efficient single and multicore DSPs for embedded processing applications

TI C6000 DSPs, optimized for embedded systems with a focus on power savings and real-time performance, provide best-in-class performance per watt. TI DSPs are simple to program with many tools and libraries available to ease development. TI optimized libraries provide access to common math functions with  everything from filtering to FFTs to linear algebra. 


  • High performance fixed and floating point DSP
  • Single core to eight core scalability
  • KeyStone™ architecture for multicore performance
  • Large embedded memory
  • High bandwidth DDR3/DDR3L interfaces
  • Network Coprocessor (NetCP) option
  • High Speed IO (PCIe, SRIO, Gb Ethernet, etc.)

Featured applications

  • Avionics and defense
  • Communications systems
  • Machine vision
  • Embedded and cloud analytics
  • Grid infrastructure
  • High performance computing
  • Multimedia infrastructure
  • Medical imaging
  • Test and measurement
  • Software defined radio (SDR)

C6000 processors

c674x chip

Single Core C674x

TMS320c66x chip

1-2 Core C665x

TMS320c66x chip

4-8 Core C667x

Speed (MHz) 200-456MHz 600MHz-1.25GHz 1GHz-1.4GHz

                  Up to 2.7 GFLOPS

                  Up to 3.6 GMACS

                         Up to 20 GFLOPS

                         Up to 80 GMACS

Up to 179 GFLOPS

Up to 358 GMACS

Power consumption (typ.) <0.5W 1.5W-3.5W 6W-10W
External memory 16b DDR2/mDDR 32b (LP)DDR3 w/ECC 64b (LP)DDR3 w/ECC
Operating system TI RTOS TI RTOS TI RTOS
Key features Low power, fixed and floating point DSP, code reuse from C64x/C67x, PRU, pin compatible with OMAP-L138/2, secure boot option High performance, power efficient fixed and floating point; enhanced multicore performance; single and dual C66x core options, lower power versions available High performance, power efficient fixed and floating point; enhanced multicore performance; security and packet acceleration; single to octal C66x core scalability
Peripherals LCD Controller, USB2, SATA, EMAC, Video in/out, uPP (for high speed data converters) PCIe Gen2, Serial RapidIO, GigE, Hyperlink, Universal Parallel Port PCIe Gen2, Serial RapidIO, GigE with integrated switch, Hyperlink, Telecom Serial Ports
Applications Mobile radio, currency counter, biometrics Machine vision and analytics, avionics and defense, power protection and grid infrastructure Machine vision, radar, embedded analytics, multimedia infrastructure, defense, imaging
Pricing Starting at $6.30 (1K) Starting at $24.90 (1K) Starting at $79.00 (1K)


TMS320C665x DSP

TMS320C667x DSP