MediaTek MT6755 coming to a Chinese phone near you
Published in Processors

Octa-core A53 at 2.0GHz

MediaTek is planning to refresh its mid-range Cortex-A53 line-up with the MT6755, a new 2.0GHz part designed for high performance on a budget. 

MediaTek introduces Pump Express Plus charging technology
Published in Mobiles

To go head to head with Qualcomm Quick Charge tech

Qualcomm was quite keen to advertise its Quick Charge technology over the past couple of quarters, but MediaTek has now unveiled the new Pump Express Plus technology in an effort to go head to head with Qualcomm.

MediaTek Helio X20 is a 20nm deca-core chip
Published in Processors

Samples in Q3, products in early 2016

MediaTek is definitely becoming a major player that managed to change quite a few things in the smartphone SoC market. 

Mediatek Helio X20 SoC comes with companion core
Published in Processors

Cortex-M4 for for low power usage

In addition to being the first deca-core SoC design, Mediatek's Helio X20 SoC will also feature a Cortex-M4 companion core for low power tasks.

Qualcomm planning Deca-Core Snapdragon 818 SoC
Published in Processors

Following MediaTek

It appears that MediaTek's move to bring out an octa-core processor has disturbed the mighty Qualcomm.

MediaTek Labs targets developed and emerging markets
Published in Wearables

First products quietly trickling out

MediaTek Labs is stepping up efforts to enlist more software and hardware partners. 

Mediatek second largest LTE processor maker
Published in Processors

Strategy Analytics sings its praise

MediaTek has established itself as the world's second-largest maker of Long-Term Evolution (LTE)-enabled cellular baseband processors in 2014.

MediaTek CorePilot 2.0 speaks CPU, GPU too
Published in Processors

Maximizes device performance and power efficiency

MediaTek became definitely a breath of fresh air in the mobile SoC arena a few years back. 

Alcatel Pop Astro LTE phone lands on T-Mobile
Published in Mobiles

First MediaTek LTE in USA

Alcatel has just announced that its affordable LTE-enabled Pop Astro is available at T-Mobile. 

MediaTek uses 20nm to make 10 cores
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 11:49

MediaTek uses 20nm to make 10 cores

For smartphones

While everyone is rushing to 10nm process technology for smartphones, fabless chipmaker MediaTek is about to create a 10 core SoC using TSMC's 20nm process tech.