MEIZU PRO 5 MINI gets Helio X20
Published in Mobiles


First major design wins pictured

MediaTek has won over one of China's biggest mobile companies, MEIZU and the MEIZU Pro 5 mini might have scored the first Helio X20 major design win. 

Super bowl L Audi commercial plugged Kanzi UI software
Published in News


Benchmarking outfit Rightware behind it

Rightware, the company behind the Basemark mobile benchmark received a plug by Audi during its Super Bowl commercial.

MINIX NGC-1 passive Braswell is out
Published in Processors


Super sexy aluminium case, 4GB and 128 GB M2 SSD

Minix has been releasing some attractive mini PCs over the last few years and they have come up with a great passively cooled Braswell PC. 

Android wear gets Marshmallow
Published in Wearables


Appearing on a wrist next to you

Android wear has been going through many changes and the Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) is set to appear next.

MediaTek denies overheating rumour
Published in Mobiles


Helio X20 is in mass production and fine

MediaTek has denied recent rumours that its coming X20 SoC overheats and it seems that its customers believe it.

Helio X20 scores 7006 in GeekBenchmult-core test
Published in Mobiles


Official score and screenshot revealed

Fudzilla has been given an official GeekBench score for a Helio X20 device. This is not the device that will ship to the customers, but a chip in the final stages of development.

HTC M9 Android 6.0 doubles Antutu performance
Published in Mobiles


Geekbench is much higher too 

HTC is committed to updating most of its flagship phones within 90 days of the Google official OS release. Last year's flagship HTC M9 has been updated and we have noticed that most benchmark scores have significantly increased.

Android 6.0 now on 1.2 percent of Android gear
Published in Mobiles


Android 4.4 still king

Google has released its official February platform distribution numbers and the Marshmallow Android 6.0 is now available on 1.2 percent of all google devices.

Mediatek sold 400 million smartphone SoCs last year
Published in Mobiles


And 40-45 million tablet SoCs

The mobile phone market will be interesting in 2016. In 2015 Mediatek confirmed that company sold 400 million smartphone SoCs and there is an indication that the company might sell more Helio chips in 2016.

Helio P20 will be Mediatek 16nm SoC
Published in Processors


Coming to customers in Q3 2016

Helio P10 phones will start shipping before the end of Q1 2016 and Mediatek is already working on its P20 – a 16nm improved version of the chip.