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.

MediaTek 10-core SoC employs huge.Medium.TINY design
Published in Processors


Cortex-A72 backed by a squad of A53s

MediaTek appears to be working on a monstrous 10-core smartphone chip, based on ARM’s latest CPU cores. 

MediaTek prepping two new tablet parts
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 08:19

MediaTek prepping two new tablet parts


Going after Allwinner with $5 chip

MediaTek is working on two new tablet SoCs and one of them is rumoured to be a $5 design. 

MediaTek announces new IoT platform for developers
Published in Wearables


Speeds up time-to-market

MediaTek has announced a new development platform for Internet of Things (IoT) developers. 

MediaTek hits sales target, up 17% up in March
Published in Processors


Seasonal trends and inexpensive 64-bit parts

MediaTek has announced that it has managed to meet its sales target for the first quarter of 2015. 

HTC One M9+ officialy unveiled in China
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 09 April 2015 08:54

HTC One M9+ officialy unveiled in China


Not coming to North America or Europe

While there have been plenty of rumors as well as detailed specifications of HTC's One M9+ smartphone, HTC has now officially announced it in China and it will not be coming to North America or Europe.

Mystery GPU spotted in MediaTek tablet chip
Published in Graphics


AMD? Probably not, but it's possible…

An upcoming MediaTek SoC has been spotted in GFXbench and this tablet-oriented chip has created a lot of speculation thanks to the choice of GPU. 

Chipmakers are skipping Cortex-A57, what are the implications?
Published in Processors


Analysis: Stuck with Cortex-A53, next stop Cortex-A72

The 64-bit Cortex-A57 core is ARM’s latest and greatest CPU design, but very few chipmakers are actually building products based on this flagship core. In fact, many are skipping it altogether, so what’s going on here?