Quad-core big.LITTLE running Android 5.0
MediaTek has struck a deal with Google to power the first UHD TV platform for Android TV. The company has some new silicon for smart tellies and plans to demonstrate Android TV at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
MediaTek MT6595 octa-core inside
We had a chance to play with a phone that’s relatively uncommon in the western hemisphere. We are so focused on iPhone, Galaxy phones, Motorola, HTC and LG high-end phones that we don’t get to see Xiaomi and Meizu, both Chinese mobile phone manufacturers coming with very fast phones.
30-40m units this year
MediaTek is expected to end the year on a high note, having shipped between 30 and 40 million LTE enabled smartphone chips.
Packs Mediatek octa-core and 1080p screen for $160
Meizu has a tradition of emulating Apple’s industrial design and now it has launched a phone inspired by the controversial iPhone 5C.
Work in progress
Relationship still intact
UPDATED: MediaTek denies media reports
Up 16.5% sequentially
Cortex-A17 big.LITTLE, Rogue graphics
Announces new 64-bit octa-core