MediaTek lands Android TV deal
Published in Graphics


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.

Meizu MX4 scores 51356 in AnTuTu
Published in Mobiles


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.

MediaTek LTE shipments going up
Published in Processors


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.

Meizu M1 Note shamelessly copies iPhone 5C
Published in Mobiles


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.

 

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Relationship still intact



UPDATED: MediaTek denies media reports



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Cortex-A17 big.LITTLE, Rogue graphics



Announces new 64-bit octa-core