Tag: MediaTek

Big Step To 5G Commerical Launch As MediaTek, Nokia Switch On 5G Carrier Aggregation

It is now official that chipmaker MediaTek, telecoms firm and mobile phone manufacturer Nokia, as well as STC are the first companies that have...

TECNO POVA 5G Specifications and Pricing in Kenya

5G smartphone market is about to see new entrants. TECNO is planning to launch 5G phones next year and the TECNO POVA 5G will...
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TECNO POVA 5G Will Be the Company’s First 5G Phone

Late last month, we reported that TECNO was planning to launch 5G smartphones. We now know which device will take the lead and it's...
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5G TECNO Smartphones To Launch in Kenya Next Year

5G is picking speed in the country as it catches up with global 5G adoption. Smartphone manufacturers like Samsung and OPPO are already selling...

MediaTek Believes Kenya Needs Many Affordable 5G Phones for 5G to Grow, But it Has a Plan

Chip-maker MediaTek has grown substantially. A few years ago, the silicon was associated with low-performing phones and other home entertainment devices, but for the most...
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Mediatek Unveils Two New Midrange Processors Aimed for “Gaming”

Mediatek is known for their budget system on a chip packages but they also have a couple of mid range ones like the one...

MediaTek Nets Samsung as a Client, Eyes Apple Next

Targeting Apple is rather ambitious but they can do it.

Samsung Could Introduce Variants of the Galaxy S7 Powered by MediaTek Processors

Wait, what? You heard that one right. Samsung could be on course to introduce into the market variants of its 2016 flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S7,...

Brace Yourselves, MediaTek-Powered Smartwatches Are Coming Thanks to the MT2523 Series Chip

MediaTek has made lots of inroads in the last few years thanks to its chips being used in most budget devices the world over....

New Mediatek chip listing hints at more cheap Chromebooks coming soon

A quick look at the best selling computers on Amazon and other such like sites will reveal one thing: Chromebooks are selling very well....
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Tecno Phantom Z Launched In Kenya

Tecno Mobile Wednesday launched the much rumoured and expected Tecno Phantom Z. The device launches in Kenya as a first globally. The smartphone which...
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MediaTek’s Proximity Technology, Hotknot to Rival NFC

MediaTek has a new proximity technology, Hotknot, which should be seen in Chinese smartphones soon enough. Hotknot requires no RF communication chip to work,...

MediaTek, Alcatel to drive Global LTE Adoption through Budget-Friendly Pop S series smartphones

Alcatel Pop S line introduces a trio of low cost handsets as the series aims to push for LTE adoption in the market. Pop...
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MediaTek Reinvents Charging with Multimode Wireless Charger

MediaTek currently has a differentiated resonance power solution in the market but the manufacturer wants to introduce a new product agnostic charging platform to...

MediaTek’s 2014 plans include focus on wearables

While much was said about MeiaTek's chip business in 2013, the Chinese chip maker aims to diversify into many other fronts in this new...

MediaTek MT6595, a true Octa-core chip with 4G LTE

Low-cost devices have significantly driven the growth of the smartphone market. These devices have become the prime target of chip manufacturers as they move...

MediaTek announces the world’s first ‘true’ octa-core chip, the MT6592

We have known for a while that MediaTek was working on its own octa-core chip. That chip is now official and it is dubbed...

MediaTek boasts of world’s first ‘true’ octa-core SoC in new smartphone

Remember this MT6592 SoC whose leaked photos we brought you not long ago? Yeah, it was real. And today it powers a no-name brand smartphone...

Samsung To Start Using MediaTek Chips from 2014

MediaTek is on a roll. It is no longer that small chipset manufacturer that nobody save for a few “dirty” Chinese OEMs cared about....

Leaked Photos Show MediaTek’s ‘True’ Octa-core Chip

Of course you know that Samsung's Galaxy S4 (GT-I9500) was the first smartphone to ship with an octa-core processor, the Exynos 5410. The Exynos...