To go head to head with Qualcomm Quick Charge tech
Qualcomm was quite keen to advertise its Quick Charge technology over the past couple of quarters, but MediaTek has now unveiled the new Pump Express Plus technology in an effort to go head to head with Qualcomm.
Samples in Q3, products in early 2016
MediaTek is definitely becoming a major player that managed to change quite a few things in the smartphone SoC market.
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.
It appears that MediaTek's move to bring out an octa-core processor has disturbed the mighty Qualcomm.
First products quietly trickling out
MediaTek Labs is stepping up efforts to enlist more software and hardware partners.
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.
Maximizes device performance and power efficiency
MediaTek became definitely a breath of fresh air in the mobile SoC arena a few years back.
First MediaTek LTE in USA
Alcatel has just announced that its affordable LTE-enabled Pop Astro is available at T-Mobile.
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.
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.