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Meet MediaTek, the brains powering your next budget smartphone

The Taiwanese company, which supplies mobile chips in Asia, is gearing up for an expansion into the US. That could mean more affordable smartphone options.

By January 23, 2015

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MediaTek tries to catch DIY wave with new Labs effort

The maker movement has been growing since its start in 2006, and the Taiwan-based chipmaker is now another major player looking to tap into the trend.

By September 22, 2014

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MediaTek to embed Opera data compression into LTE chips

MediaTek's upcoming 64-bit system-on-chips will have Opera Max data compression tech built-in.

By September 17, 2014

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Qualcomm goes after MediaTek with low-end LTE chip

While MediaTek has been gunning for Qualcomm's core business in the higher-end market, Qualcomm looks to be playing a similar game, attacking MediaTek's territory in the low-end market.

By September 9, 2014

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MediaTek looks upmarket with new 64-bit chip

The Taiwan chipmaker has been known for supplying mid- and low-tier mobile devices, but it's pushing to go higher end.

By July 15, 2014

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MediaTek wants in on smart homes, wearables

At Computex, the chipmaker announces a new system on chip for smart home devices and a new developer platform for wearables.

By June 3, 2014

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New Mediatek chip promises feature-packed phones for less

Though designed for mid-range handsets, the Mediatek MT6595 flaunts eight CPU cores, 4G LTE, plus many more mobile bells and whistles.

By February 10, 2014

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MediaTek outs 8-core mobile chip, promises longer battery life

The company's technology, dubbed the Octa-Core 6592, will be the first true eight-core mobile processor to hit the market.

By November 20, 2013

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Qualcomm expects to lose a large customer's flagship device

The world's largest mobile-chips company cut its guidance Wednesday, suggesting that Samsung won't use its latest processor for its next Galaxy S smartphone.

By January 28, 2015

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For Qualcomm, health care, autos represent the next frontier

In an interview with CNET, the mobile-chip maker's president, Derek Aberle, discusses his company's strategy to grow in 2015, as well as its China troubles.

By January 13, 2015