MediaTek MT6753 Octa-Core 64-bit SoC with LTE announced


MediaTek has announced MT6753, 64-bit LTE SoC at the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona. It has eight 64-bit ARM Cortex-A53 CPU and Mali-T720 GPU for powerful LTE smartphone aimed at mid-range market. It will be coupled with MT6735 quad-core SoC that was announced earlier, which enables handset makers to reduce time to market, simplify product development and manage product differentiation in a more cost effective way, said the company, 

Highlights of MediaTek MT6753 SoC

  • 1.5 GHz ARM Octa-core Cortex-A53 64-bit CPUs
  • Mali-T720 GPU with support for the Open GL ES 3.0 and Open CL 1.2 APIs
  • 1080p, 30fps video playback, H.265 and legacy H.264
  • 1080p, 30fps H.264 video recording
  • 16MP camera image signal processor with PIP (Picture-in-Picture), VIV (Video in Video) and Video Face Beautifier
  • MediaTek ClearMotion technology for smooth video playback at 60fps on mobile devices
  • MediaTek MiraVision technology for DTV-grade picture quality
  • Integrated Multi-mode 4G LTE Modem – Rel. 9, Category 4 FDD and TDD LTE (150 Mb/s downlink, 50 Mb/s uplink)
  • 3GPP Rel. 8, DC-HSPA+ (42 Mb/s downlink, 11 Mb/s uplink), TD-SCDMA and EDGE are supported for legacy 2G/3G networks
  • CDMA2000 1x/EVDO Rev. A
  • Comprehensive RF support (B1 to B41) and the ability to mix multiple low-, mid-, and high bands for a global roaming solution
  • dual-band Wi-Fi, 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 LE

The new MediaTek MT6753 is sampling to customers and the first commercial devices would be available by Q2 2015.

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