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MediaTek Pump Express 3.0 Charges Up Swiftly

05/30/2016, [Computex 2016] It looks like the folks over at MediaTek have decided to show off their most recent battery charging technology, calling it the Pump Express 3.0 over at Computex 2016 that is currently happening in Taiwan. This is touted to be a brand new...

Bug Could Potentially Leave MediaTek-Powered Phones Vulnerable

01/29/2016, There are several different chipset makers that OEMs can choose from, and while Qualcomm might be the leading company at the moment, MediaTek has been making a name for themselves. However it seems that the company’s chipsets in some devices might have...

Mediatek Helio X20 Achieves Record Geekbench Scores

12/23/2015, There is no doubt about it that even the mid-range smartphone market these days do come with more than decent performers, and a lot of it can be attributed to falling costs of existing chipsets which used to power high end devices a couple of years back....

Chromebook With MediaTek Chipset Demonstrated

06/04/2015, There was word going around earlier this week that MediaTek looks set to jump aboard the Chromebook bandwagon, and hence, it was not surprising at all to see and hear that a video has been uploaded which depicted a Chromebook that ran on an MT8173 chip...

10-Core MediaTek Chipset Rumored For End Of Year Rollout

04/16/2015, As it stands for mobile devices, octa-core chipsets are probably the fastest, at least on paper. After all having eight cores does sound better than having four, right? However it seems that things could be taken up a notch thanks to MediaTek in which...

Samsung Rumored To Be In Talks With MediaTek

03/06/2015, When Samsung announced the Galaxy S6, it did not come as a surprise to see that Qualcomm was not the company powering the handset. This seemed to line up with earlier rumors that Samsung might have ditched Qualcomm for their own brand of Exynos chipsets....

MediaTek Will Power More Of Sony’s Low, Mid-Range Handsets [Rumor]

02/12/2015, Sony, for the most part, has relied on Qualcomm for the chipsets found in their phones, but it seems that further down the line with the company’s low and mid-range handsets, Sony could be thinking about turning to MediaTek instead. This is according to...

MediaTek Working On 10-12 Core Processors [Rumor]

01/12/2015, As it stands, quad-core chipsets are found in the majority of smartphones and tablets at the moment, although there are some that come with octa-core chipsets on board, such as the recently announced Samsung Galaxy A7. However the question is, do we...

MediaTek And Xiaomi Rumored To Have Split [Updated]

11/25/2014, Update – A new report from Focus Taiwan has debunked the rumors. “Xiaomi said in a statement on its Sina Weibo microblog that the report published earlier in the day on web portal Sina is “significantly false” and that the 4G...

MediaTek MT6795 8-Core Processor For Mobiles

07/15/2014, MediaTek has launched the MT6795, their new high-powered offering for smartphone makers around the world. Has you may have heard before, MediaTek has been pushing 8-core processors very aggressively, to the point that other chip makers felt compelled to...

New ZTE Device Could Feature New LTE-Enabled MediaTek CPU

05/29/2014, There are some devices that have been released or talked about before that comes with the MT6595 processor from MediaTek, which so happens to be a SoC that will merge true octa-core performance alongside support for LTE connectivity. Apart from that, this...