MediaTek to release new semiconductor product to power automotive industry

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MediaTek has announced its plan to bring a fully integrated system solutions for the automotive industry in the first quarter of 2017. It will bring solutions to key areas, including Communication & Entertainment, Active Safety & Telematics and In-Vehicle Navigation systems. Continue reading “MediaTek to release new semiconductor product to power automotive industry”

MediaTek UltraCast with 4K streaming tech launched

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MediaTek has launched UltraCast technology which it claims is the first chipset-enabled streaming technology that enables users to watch 4K video content and stream it wirelessly to a 4K-ready television or set-top box. Continue reading “MediaTek UltraCast with 4K streaming tech launched”

MediaTek MT2511 multi-function bio-sensing chip and MT2523 for fitness devices announced in India

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MediaTek India has announced availability of MT2511 and MT2523, its latest System on Chips (SoCs) targeted at health, fitness and wearables devices. The MT2511 is the company’s first bio-sensing analog front-end (AFE) chip designed for health and fitness devices, and the MT2523 is designed for active and fitness smartwatches and offers GPS, dual-mode Bluetooth Low Energy, and a MIPI-supported high-resolution mobile screen. Both these were introduced earlier this year. Continue reading “MediaTek MT2511 multi-function bio-sensing chip and MT2523 for fitness devices announced in India”

MediaTek introduces smartphone design program to give ‘Make in India’ a push

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MediaTek has teamed up with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), India, Indian Cellular Association (ICA) and the Ministry of Economic Affairs(MOEA),Taiwan to introduce a smartphone design training program.  Continue reading “MediaTek introduces smartphone design program to give ‘Make in India’ a push”

MediaTek Helio X30 10nm Deca-Core SoC with up to 8GB RAM support and Helio P25 announced

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MediaTek today officially introduced its flagship Helio X30 Deca-Core processor at an event in China and detailed its specifications. It is based on 10nm TSMC process and replaces two ARM Cortex A72 cores in the X20 with ARM Cortex A73 cores clocked at 2.8GHz. Clock speeds of ARM Cortex-A53 cores have also been increased and it has four Cortex-A35 CPUs as well replacing the Cortex-A35 cores. X30 promises 53% improved power savings and 43% better performance than the Helio X20. It supports LPDDR4 RAM up to 8GB and up to 28-megapixel dual ISPs. Continue reading “MediaTek Helio X30 10nm Deca-Core SoC with up to 8GB RAM support and Helio P25 announced”

Meizu MX6 Benchmarks – Deca-Core MediaTek Helio X20 processor

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Meizu introduced its flagship MX6 smartphone last month. We brought you the unboxing of the phone recently, here we have the benchmarks. The MX6 is powered by a deca-core MediaTek Helio X20 processor that has two clusters of four ARM Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.39GHz per core and two bigger ARM Cortex-A72 cores clocked at 1.85GHz per core with Mali-T880 MP4 GPU. It has 4GB of RAM, packs a  5.5-inch 1080p display and runs on Flyme OS 5.2 based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). Check out the synthetic benchmark scores below. Continue reading “Meizu MX6 Benchmarks — Deca-Core MediaTek Helio X20 processor”

MediaTek Pump Express 3.0 fast-charging tech can charge phones from 0 to 70% in 20 minutes

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MediaTek just introduced Pump Express 3.0, its fastest battery charging technology yet. This promises to charge smartphone battery from 0 to 70% in just 20 minutes and 5 minutes of charge promises four hours talk time. “That’s almost twice as fast as competing solutions currently on the market and five times faster than conventional charging,” said the company. Continue reading “MediaTek Pump Express 3.0 fast-charging tech can charge phones from 0 to 70% in 20 minutes”

MediaTek MT2511 bio-sensing SoC for health and fitness devices announced

MediaTek has announced the MT2511, it’s first bio-sensing analog front-end (AFE) chip designed for health and fitness devices. The MT2511 enables bio signal acquisition through electrocardiography (ECG) and photoplethysmography (PPG) simultaneously.

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MediaTek Helio P10 SoC to power 100 smartphones in 2016

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MediaTek has big things planned for its Helio P10 SoC as it will apparently power 100 smartphones that will be released during 2016. The Helio P10 is a true octa-core CPU based on a 28nm manufacturing process.

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MediaTek introduces MT2523 SoC for wearables, MT7697 for IoT devices and more

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MediaTek has introduced MT2523 SoC for active and fitness smart watches, MT7697 SoC for IoT devices that provides integration with home appliances, home automation, smart gadgets, IoT bridges and cloud connectivity, and MT8581 multimedia SoC for Ultra High Definition (4K) Blu-ray players ahead of CES 2016. Continue reading “MediaTek introduces MT2523 SoC for wearables, MT7697 for IoT devices and more”