Huawei's next big splash in the Android smartphone scene. Whether this device, with the codename G750, is the previously reported Huawei Glory/Honor 4 or not, both have two things in common: an eight-core processor from MediaTek and a slightly disappointing spec sheet.
quad-core chipsets, Gameloft has an answer. While the video below doesn’t offer a complete rundown of just what the next leg of the spec race entails, it does offer some insight on gaming performance. As it turns out, games could get a lot more detailed, and hopefully fun.
MediaTek has outed is own octa-core processor, which it boasts as the world's first true octa-core, manufacturers seem to be quite eager to put it in their devices. Both Alcatel and Huawei are now rumored to be putting the chip into their next mid- to high-end smartphones.
Qualcomm announced and offered some details on their next-generation Snapdragon, the 805 and it looks like MediaTek has some news of their own. In the case of MediaTek, they have unveiled the MT6592 which they are touting as the "world's first true octa-core mobile platform." MediaTek has also said this will include an eight-core application processor combined with multimedia capabilities and mobile connectivity in an effort to achieve "a perfect balance of performance and power consumption."
countdown timer on their site, so we know the exact second we’ve entered the next phase of the spec race to nowhere. We've got less than three days to go, too!
Qualcomm has stepped up to deliver a processor that can both deliver on performance, and hit a reasonable price point.