Chip demand for Chinese handsets picking up
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 12 April 2018 12:21

Chip demand for Chinese handsets picking up


MediaTek laughing 

Chip demand from China-based handset companies is picking up and it appears that the likes of MediaTek are going to be laughing all the way to the bank.

No Broadcom takeover, says Mediatek
Published in Processors
Thursday, 22 March 2018 11:35

No Broadcom takeover, says Mediatek


Rumours are wrong

MediaTek has dismissed a rumour circulating in the Taiwan media that Broadcom had approached it about a takeover.

OPPO R15 follows the notch
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 07 March 2018 11:33

OPPO R15 follows the notch


Official images

Oppo is about to launch its Oppo R15 and Oppo R15 Dream Mirror Edition phones and yes, they will have a notch. The company has already started taking pre-orders and has a website that reveals a lot, including the final design.

MediaTek launched Helio P60
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 02 March 2018 09:06

MediaTek launched Helio P60


Helio P70 coming

MediaTek has announced the successor to the Helio P30, and the brand number has doubled. Meet the Helio P60, an octa device with Cortex A73 and Cortex A53 combination.

Chipzilla and MediaTek should have a good year
Published in Processors


Thanks to improved margins

The goodly souls at Digitimes have been interviewing their typewriters and industry sources and discovered that Intel and MediaTek should have much better results in 2018.

Ulefone Helio P70 phone at MWC
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 09:10

Ulefone Helio P70 phone at MWC


Astonishing Bezel less machine pictured

There is absolutely no doubt that customers want phones with smaller bezels and Ulephone is about to announce a phone with very little bezel at all and a small camera notch. This may well be the first phone to launch with Helio P70 SoC.

Alibaba and MediaTek team up on AI
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 09:38

Alibaba and MediaTek team up on AI

Smartmesh for the Internet of Things

Alibaba A.I. Labs, which leads the development of Alibaba's consumer AI, has announced that it is teaming up with MediaTek on Internet of Things projects.

MediaTek good to Go
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 07 December 2017 12:48

MediaTek good to Go


We will probably see them in the first quarter

MediaTek today announced that it is a System-on-Chip (SoC) partner for Google’s Android Oreo (Go edition) software to smartphone makers.

MediaTek releases new MT2621 chipset
Published in News
Friday, 24 November 2017 11:16

MediaTek releases new MT2621 chipset


First dual-mode SOC for IoT

MediaTek has announced its newest chipset which it claims is the industry’s first dual-mode System-on-Chip (SoC) designed for Internet of Things (IoT) applications with both narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) Release 14 (R14) and GSM/GPRS connectivity.

Mediatek announces new entry-level MT6739 chipset
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 28 September 2017 16:06

Mediatek announces new entry-level MT6739 chipset


Says Helio P23 is coming to India

At the India Mobile Congress 2017, held in New Delhi, Mediatek has unveiled its newest entry-level MT6739 chipset based on quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 design.