ARM’s Mali-T658 model GPU’s aim to raise the bar of hardware in mobile computing tablets and phones. More specifically, plans are in the works for an insane 8 core processor.

Yep, you read it right- your next Android smartphone or tablet might be shipped with 8 scaled cores and the ridiculously fast graphics processing and streamlining that comes with it. Talk about playing Angry Birds on a fast device. Updated shader cores and threading means new tech with have screamingly fast gaming and media playback, rivaling those of mid end desktop computers.

The products are set to launch in 2013.

from Engadget