Tag: MediaTek

MediaTek-powered Samsung Galaxy S7 variants seen at Geekbench

Well, what do we have here? Do my eyes deceive me? Do we really have Geekbench readings of Samsung Galaxy S7 variants powered by...

MediaTek announces new Helio chipsets, Meizu Pro 6 to use one

At the MediaTek event in China, the semiconductor company announced their new Helio line of chipsets and showed off the Helio X20, their first...

ZOPO Speed 8 is the first deca-core Android smartphone, launched at MWC 2016

ZOPO is not a particularly famous Chinese gadget manufacturer – not like its more illustrious neighbors Huawei, ZTE, and Xiaomi. But the name is...

MediaTek launches the Helio P20 processor at MWC, improvements all around

Everyone who’s anyone in the mobile gadget industry seems to have something up their sleeve during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, and this...

Security researcher finds ‘backdoor’ to MediaTek processors, open to hackers

Justin Case – handle for one of XDA’s more infamous and inflammatory, but really quite brilliant security researchers – has found a “backdoor” to...

Lenovo launches Helio P10-powered all-metal K5 Note

This has to be some sort of a record (or a marketing/manufacturing blunder), because we just wrote about the launch of the Lenovo K4...

Meizu MX6 to be the first 10-core Helio X20-powered smartphone

When it comes to processors, don't think that the mobile business is all about Intel, Qualcomm, or Exynos. Another game-changer is MediaTek with its...

MediaTek outs new MT2523 chipset specifically for smartwatches

MediaTek is continuing on its assault to gain ground in the processor and chipset market, making sure perennial leaders Qualcomm, Intel, and Samsung (Exynos)...

MediaTek Helio X20 benchmarks spotted, blows away best records

The people and engineers at MediaTek are probably itching to put aside the labels attached to their company, including “entry level”, “cheap”, “low performance...

Benchmark tests say Exynos 8890 is multi-core king

Right at the end of the year, when gadget manufacturers are baring their wares and products for the holiday shopping rush, there is a...

MediaTek’s Helio P10 gives octa-core, speedy LTE for cheap

If you know your mobile processors and hardware then you will know what MediaTek is all about – their whole purpose in life is...

MTK Pump Express to charge smartphones 45% faster than regular ones

With battery problems still plaguing smartphones right now, despite all the advances in technology, everytime a new product, be it a phone case, an...