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Is launching an Android One phone in the US a good idea?

by John Callaham 16 hours ago20 comments

Meizu M3 Max review

by Bailey Stein 20 hours ago1 comments

Samsung Galaxy S8: all the rumors in one place

by Kris Carlon 22 hours ago150 comments

2016 recap: 90% of Google Play’s revenue came from games

by Joe Hindy 2 days ago8 comments
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MediaTek introduces its MT2601 SoC, designed for Android Wear

MediaTek has announced its dual-core ARM Cortex-A7 MT2601 SoC designed for wearable devices based on Google's Android Wear software.
by Robert TriggsJanuary 7, 20155

MediaTek processor at heart of world’s first Ultra HD Android TV

MediaTek has ported Android TV to its MT5595 SoC. The result can be seen in Sony's new 4K Bravia TVs, the world's first Ultra HD TV platform running Android TV.
by Gary SimsJanuary 6, 20154

MediaTek announces MediaTek Labs initiative, aimed at IoT and wearable developers

MediaTek Labs is a new global effort aimed at providing hardware and software tools for those wishing to create wearable and Internet of Things-related prototypes and products.
by Andrew GrushSeptember 22, 20142

Android One off to a great start, MediaTek predicts 2 million sales this year

Chip maker MediaTek is please with the launch of Android One and expects that 1.5 to 2 million handsets will be sold by the end of the year.
by Robert TriggsSeptember 17, 201421
 
 

Mediatek unveils 64-bit octa-core SoC with support for 2k displays

Mediatek formally announced a new 64-bit SoC, dubbed the MT6795. In addition to packing eight cores, the chip also has support for 2K displays baked in.
by Andrew GrushJuly 15, 201423

Some MediaTek based smartphones found to suffer from a bizarre SMS vulnerability

A small selection of MediaTek based smartphones are vulnerable to a simple SMS exploit which causes them to reboot.
by Robert TriggsJune 24, 201415

ThL T200 full review – hands-on with a 6 inch octa-core smartphone

The ThL T200 is a large and powerful phone. At 6 inches some would call it a "Phablet". Not only is this device big on the outside, it is also big on the inside. At its heart is a ...
by Gary SimsMay 7, 201416

MediaTek is riding high, how far can it go?

MediaTek has a very healthy SoC business and it's looking to expand, but can it compete with the dominance of Qualcomm? We take a look at MediaTek's history and its prospects.
by Simon HillApril 25, 201434

HTC Desire 616 spotted with octa-core Mediatek processor

A new mid-range HTC handset, the Desire 616, has been spotted in China and appears to be packing a 1.7GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor.
by Robert TriggsMarch 27, 20148

Developers asking for Omate smartwatch source code, MediaTek stalling?

A campaign has started on the Internet asking MediaTek to release the source code for the Linux kernel which is used on the Omate.
by Gary SimsMarch 21, 201424
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