Indian Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has Snapdragon 650
Published in Mobiles


International version with Helio X10 also available 

Today is a good day for the Snapdragon 650 Cortex A72-based SoCs. First Samsung announced an A9 and A9 Pro and now Xiaomi has a new phone using the SoC too.

MediaTek sales targets unharmed by earthquake
Published in Processors


Despite postponed deliveries

MediaTek saw some postponed deliveries of some chips from TSMC, and there had been fears that it might not meet its sales guidance.

MediaTek wants to lead in 5G
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 25 February 2016 13:03

MediaTek wants to lead in 5G


Exclusive: MediaTek CTO talks to Fudzilla

MediaTek is flat out developing its 5G technology because it wants to be the first to market with the game-changing technology.

MediaTek and Nokia show off new IoT networking
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 25 February 2016 12:01

MediaTek and Nokia show off new IoT networking


Extended Coverage Enhanced General Packet Radio Service

MediaTek and Nokia have used MWC 2016 to show off their "Extended Coverage Enhanced General Packet Radio Service" (EC-EGPRS).

MediaTek and Orange team up on IoT
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 23 February 2016 12:02

MediaTek and Orange team up on IoT


IoT Booster Programme

MediaTek and Orange announced a new collaboration to market IoT tailored offerings embedding ready-to-use cellular connectivity to address the growing industrial demand for connected objects.

MediaTek introduces Helio P20
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 23 February 2016 10:38

MediaTek introduces Helio P20


16nm PDDR4X and eight A53 at 2.3GHz


Sony showcased its zero bezel Xperia XA with Helio P10 at the Mobile World Congress today along with its next generation mainstream processor the Helio P20.

MediaTek and NTT DOCOMO make 5G pact
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 23 February 2016 10:14

MediaTek and NTT DOCOMO make 5G pact


Developing 5G air interface and chipsets

NTT DOCOMO and MediaTek have signed a pact to drive 5G technology development.

Sony unveils its Xperia X series smartphones
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 22 February 2016 19:29

Sony unveils its Xperia X series smartphones


Three new smartphones from Sony

Sony has kicked of Mobile World Congress 2016 show in Barcelona with three new smartphones that will be a part of its new Xperia X series, the Xperia XA, Xperia X and the Xperia X Performance, all based on the same 5-inch screen but with different design and different chipsets.

Zopo Speed 8 to launch at MWC 2016
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 10:35

Zopo Speed 8 to launch at MWC 2016


Helio X20 with 4GB RAM

With the Mobile World Congress is just around the corner, word has leaked out that some Chinese manufacturers are planning to launch a clutch of Helio X20 phones at the show.

Gionee Elife S8 Helio P10 launches at MWC
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 12 February 2016 15:49

Gionee Elife S8 Helio P10 launches at MWC


Confirmed, but shipping in March…

Gionee Elife S8 will launch at the Mobile World Congress 2016 and the company has sent invitations. The phone will launch on Monday February 22, but it will ship at a later date.