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.

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.