Xiaomi Pinecone SoC is called Surge S1
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Saturday, 04 March 2017 16:46

Xiaomi Pinecone SoC is called Surge S1


Mainstreamish

After years of whispers, Xiaomi finally announced its processor codenamed Pinecone and decided to call it the Surge S1. After Apple, Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi also goes for an in-house processor, but it is positioning itself it to the mainstream market. The first phone to get it is the Xiaomi 5c. 

MediaTek showcases Helio X30
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Thursday, 02 March 2017 12:19

MediaTek showcases Helio X30


35 percent better performance at 50 percent lower power

MediaTek has officially introduced the Helio X30 and showcased prototype phones at the Mobile World congress. Helio X30 is a dramatic improvement from the last generation as the new SoC comes in 10nm, Imagination Technology GPU and performs faster with much lower power. 

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 X20 Deca-core tested
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Sunday, 26 February 2017 18:58

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 X20 Deca-core tested


10-core does the heavy lifting 

Xiaomi is a company that sold over 41.5 million phones in China and the number is even higher when you add markets like, India and the Rest of the World. The company is well known for its mix of MediaTek Helio and Snapdragon products and usually offers the best price performance ratio. 

Sony Xperia XA comes with Helio P20
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Thursday, 19 January 2017 08:19

Sony Xperia XA comes with Helio P20


Promising chipset at MWC

Sony has sent out the invites for the press conference at the Mobile World Congress and it is expected to launch a new version of Xperia X and Xperia XA. The Sony G3221 phone, which we expect to launch as the Xperia XA, features 16nm Helio P20. 

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 available for €182.69
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Wednesday, 18 January 2017 10:20

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 available for €182.69


€195.23 for 3GB 64GB version

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is one of the latest phones from Xiaomi and it looks like it is selling well. 

Meizu roadmap leaks a few MediaTek SoCs
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Friday, 30 December 2016 12:46

Meizu roadmap leaks a few MediaTek SoCs


First Snapdragon and many Helios

Meizu has just announced that it reached a licensing agreement with Qualcomm and the leaked roadmap shows a few unannounced MediaTek SoCs as well as the company’s first Qualcomm powered phone. 

SK Hynix has 8 GB LPDDR4
Published in Memory
Sunday, 25 December 2016 13:32

SK Hynix has 8 GB LPDDR4


Joins Samsung

SK Hynix has joined Samsung with its ability to deliver LPDDR4 8GB memory for future phones and tablets. Fudzilla expects to see quite a few phones with 8GB or RAM in the high end market next year, but we think that 8GB is pure marketing and unnecessary for most phone tasks. 

MediaTek expects Q4 revenue to drop 15 percent
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Thursday, 03 November 2016 23:51

MediaTek expects Q4 revenue to drop 15 percent


Increasing production of 28nm chips


Earlier this week, MediaTek reported a net profit growth of 19 percent during the third quarter of 2016, but now expects revenue momentum to slow down in the fourth quarter as it ramps up production capacity of 28nm chips.

MediaTek launches Helio P15 chipset
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Tuesday, 18 October 2016 21:58

MediaTek launches Helio P15 chipset


Up to 10 percent improvement over Helio P10

According to a report coming from China, MediaTek has released its new Helio P15 chipset, an upgrade to the quite popular Helio P10 chipset.

MediaTek to launch 2.5 GHz Helio P25
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Wednesday, 05 October 2016 14:07

MediaTek to launch 2.5 GHz Helio P25


Faster version of 16nm Helio P20

Just as it did with Helio X20, Mediatek is about to release a faster than the base original of the P20 called the P25.