Meizu to launch seven phones this year
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Wednesday, 23 March 2016 13:28

Meizu to launch seven phones this year


Most with MediaTek SoCs

A recent leak has revealed that there will be seven phones from Meizu this year and all of them should have a MediaTek powered Helio SoC.

Meizu PRO 6 scores 6699 in Geekbench
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Wednesday, 23 March 2016 11:30

Meizu PRO 6 scores 6699 in Geekbench


2016 in single score test

Just minutes ago someone tested the Meizu PRO 6 at the Geekbench 3 and it scored 2016 in single score test and 6382 in multi score test. An hour later the same chap scored 2003 in single and 6699 in multi-score test.

Oppo officially announces Oppo R9 and R9 Plus
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Mediatek Helio P10 and Qualcomm Snapdragon 652

Oppo has officially announced its new Oppo R9 and Oppo R9 Plus in China and while both will have the same design and should be praised by selfie lovers due to 16MP front camera, there are quite a few differences in terms of hardware.

Snapdragon 820 SoC might cost $70
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Friday, 18 March 2016 13:18

Snapdragon 820 SoC might cost $70


Compared to $30 for Helio X20

Qualcomm is definitely back in the high-end phone game with the Snapdragon 820. The Samsung Galaxy S7 and LG G5, two flagship phones, are using the Qualcomm chip, and now the China based analyst quoted by our colleagues claims the Snapdragon 820 might cost Qualcomm as much as $70 per SoC.

Mediatek will meet its guidance
Published in Processors
Friday, 18 March 2016 11:52

Mediatek will meet its guidance


Made $404.7 million in the last month

MediaTek has said that it is on track to meet its earning guidelines for February.

Vernee Apollo has Helio X20 under the bonnet
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Wednesday, 16 March 2016 17:15

Vernee Apollo has Helio X20 under the bonnet


Newcomer has 5.5 inch, 6GB RAM, 128GB ROM 

A new player in China based phone market has appeared called Vernee and it has showcased a working prototype of its Vernee Apollo  5.5 inch phone powered by a Helio X20.

Helio X20 supports DTS Headphone:X
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Wednesday, 16 March 2016 10:45

Helio X20 supports DTS Headphone:X


Helio X25 supports it too

MediaTek has just announced that its flagship Helio X20 and Helio X25 will support the DTS's immersive Headphone:X sound technology.

MediaTek confirms Helio X25
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Tuesday, 15 March 2016 16:35

MediaTek confirms Helio X25


Faster iteration of Helio X20

MediaTek has told Fudzilla that the Helio X25 SoC is not only real, but that it is a "turbo" version of the Helio X20.

Indian Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has Snapdragon 650
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International version with Helio X10 also available 

Today is a good day for the Snapdragon 650 Cortex A72-based SoCs. First Samsung announced an A9 and A9 Pro and now Xiaomi has a new phone using the SoC too.

MediaTek sales targets unharmed by earthquake
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Despite postponed deliveries

MediaTek saw some postponed deliveries of some chips from TSMC, and there had been fears that it might not meet its sales guidance.