OnePlus Nord 2 5G will run on MediaTek Dimensity 1200-AI SoC

OnePlus is prepping for the OnePlus Nord 2 5G’s big release. It’s actually been revealed already but of course, we’re waiting for the official announcement. It will follow the OnePlus Nord N200 5G introduced a few weeks ago. The next Nord smartphone will also come with 5G connectivity as made possible by a MediaTek chipset. … Read more

MediaTek dethrones Qualcomm to become biggest smartphone chip supplier

Qualcomm has been an undisputed chipset leader but the manufacturer has been pushed off the pinnacle for the first time by MediaTek. The Taiwanese chipmaker has become the biggest smartphone processor supplier for the first time with a 27-percent market share in 2020 as compared to 17.2-percent in 2019. According to a recent report, MediaTek … Read more

MediaTek M80 5G modem unveiled with mmWave, Sub-6 GHz support

With the growing demand for 5G, mmWave – which is actually the real sense 5G – is catching pace especially in the US where more networks are offering support for this short distance, high-speed connectivity. To meet demand, more Android manufacturers are looking for ways to implement this tech. Giving these OEMs a reason to … Read more

AnTuTu benchmark scores for MediaTek MT6893 outdo Snapdragon 865

After showing promise with the Geekbench tests, the MediaTek MT6893 chipset slated for 2021 also looks promising as per the AnTuTu benchmark testing. The chipset is one of the three SoC’s coming in the TSMC’s 6nm process-based Dimensity lineup. In fact, it can be said as the middle variant of the three processors developed by … Read more

MediaTek MT6893 Geekbench scores reveal performance improvements

The smartphone chipset market is getting competitive by the day, as Samsung and MediaTek look to dethrone Qualcomm from the long-held dominance. MediaTek has been working on MT6893 SoC powered by the Cortex-A78 CPU core, and fresh Geekbench scores reveal that the 6nm processor is indeed more powerful than Dimensity 1000+, MediaTek’s most powerful chipset … Read more