Crypto Benchmark on Tiva TM4C129 MCU
ARM Cortex-M4 @ 120 MHz

This benchmark conducted on EK-TM4C1294XL LaunchPad evaluation kit with TM4C129 MCU will help you in qualifying performance of CycloneCRYPTO (Crypto Library), CycloneSSL (SSL/TLS Library) and CycloneSSH (SSH Library) running on TI Tiva TM4C129 series.

Cipher Algorithms

Tiva TM4C129 @ 120 MHz

Benchmark generated with CycloneCRYPTO 2.1.0
Compiled using ARM CC with optimization level 3

AlgorithmCBC Encrypt (Software)CBC Decrypt (Software)CCM Encrypt (Software)CCM Decrypt (Software)GCM Encrypt (Software)GCM Decrypt (Software)
3DES0.153 MB/s0.147 MB/s----
AES-1280.758 MB/s0.741 MB/s0.407 MB/s0.406 MB/s0.488 MB/s0.487 MB/s
AES-1920.656 MB/s0.644 MB/s0.347 MB/s0.346 MB/s0.443 MB/s0.442 MB/s
AES-2560.578 MB/s0.57 MB/s0.302 MB/s0.302 MB/s0.405 MB/s0.404 MB/s

AlgorithmCBC Encrypt (Hardware)CBC Decrypt (Hardware)CCM Encrypt (Hardware)CCM Decrypt (Hardware)GCM Encrypt (Hardware)GCM Decrypt (Hardware)
3DES10.764 MB/s10.799 MB/s----
AES-12813.458 MB/s13.422 MB/s--12.69 MB/s12.706 MB/s
AES-19212.853 MB/s12.82 MB/s--12.135 MB/s12.195 MB/s
AES-25612.345 MB/s12.315 MB/s--11.682 MB/s11.723 MB/s

Hash Algorithms

Tiva TM4C129 @ 120 MHz

Benchmark generated with CycloneCRYPTO 2.1.0
Compiled using ARM CC with optimization level 3

AlgorithmSpeed (Software)Speed (Hardware)
MD55.181 MB/s39.682 MB/s
SHA-11.035 MB/s39.062 MB/s
SHA-2241.172 MB/s38.167 MB/s
SHA-2561.172 MB/s38.167 MB/s
SHA-3840.731 MB/s-
SHA-5120.731 MB/s-
SHA3-2240.558 MB/s-
SHA3-2560.527 MB/s-
SHA3-3840.404 MB/s-
SHA3-5120.28 MB/s-

Signature Algorithms

Tiva TM4C129 @ 120 MHz

Benchmark generated with CycloneCRYPTO 2.1.0
Compiled using ARM CC with optimization level 3

SignatureSignature Generation (Software)Signature Verification (Software)
RSA (1024 bits)158.2 ms27.6 ms
RSA (2048 bits)799.8 ms98 ms
DSA (1024 bits)91.9 ms187.6 ms
DSA (2048 bits)402.7 ms843.5 ms

EC Signature Algorithms

Tiva TM4C129 @ 120 MHz

Benchmark generated with CycloneCRYPTO 2.1.0
Compiled using ARM CC with optimization level 3

SignatureSignature Generation (Software)Signature Verification (Software)
ECDSA (P-256)360.9 ms452.4 ms
ECDSA (P-384)636.2 ms784 ms
ECDSA (P-521)664 ms787.1 ms
EdDSA (Ed25519)80.7 ms157.6 ms
EdDSA (Ed448)357.1 ms698.3 ms

Key Exchange Algorithms

Tiva TM4C129 @ 120 MHz

Benchmark generated with CycloneCRYPTO 2.1.0
Compiled using ARM CC with optimization level 3

AlgorithmPublic Key Generation (Software)Shared Secret Computation (Software)
Diffie-Hellman (1024 bits)317 ms317.2 ms
Diffie-Hellman (2048 bits)2130.6 ms2130.7 ms

EC Key Exchange Algorithms

Tiva TM4C129 @ 120 MHz

Benchmark generated with CycloneCRYPTO 2.1.0
Compiled using ARM CC with optimization level 3

AlgorithmPublic Key Generation (Software)Shared Secret Computation (Software)
ECDH (P-256)348.6 ms347.3 ms
ECDH (P-384)598.7 ms606.6 ms
ECDH (P-521)646.3 ms644.3 ms
ECDH (X25519)43.5 ms43.5 ms
ECDH (X448)174.2 ms174.2 ms