MEDIATEK HELIO X30 Posts on XDA

Report: MediaTek’s Flagship Helio X SoC Line May Return in the Second Half of 2018

At one time, MediaTek was a rising star. Despite issues with abiding by the GPL for the release of kernel sources, its processors became more and more popular for smartphones made in China. This was because MediaTek's system-on-chips were cheaper than Qualcomm's and in the low-end and mid-range price ranges, MediaTek's chips had competitive performance...

Meizu Announces the Pro 7 and Pro 7 Plus With Secondary AMOLED Display and Dual Rear Cameras

The Western world sees little of the technological 'experiments' that Asian markets witness. OEMs from China, South Korea, Taiwan and Japan attempt to carve out niches for themselves by trying out unconventional combinations of existing technology. The results can be considered by gimmicks most of the time, but often, we get smartphones that possess real...

Meizu Pro 7 Live Image Leaks Point Towards a Secondary Color Display on the Back

The mobile market sees cutthroat competition from all quarters, making it difficult for OEMs to stand above the crowd. There's only so much differentiation one can bring to a phone's design, so these OEMs have to explore unconventional features and sometimes quirky gimmicks to get their phones noticed. Meizu will reportedly be doing something similar with...

Report: Unsatisfactory Yield Rates for 10nm FinFET Process Pushing Back Smartphone Schedules

The next big thing to dominate 2017 will be the introduction of the 10nm FinFET process technology by leading SoC manufacturers. This process technology will power the next generation of smartphones, giving us better performance and efficiency. However, the wait for smartphones with 10nm technology SoC's might just extend a bit longer than initially expected. Reports...

Mediatek Officially Unveils the 10 nm Helio X30 and 16 nm Helio P25

At a press event in China, MediaTek held their official launch event for their long awaited flagship Helio X30, and their latest mid range chip, the Helio P25. The Helio X30 is a 10 core big.LITTLE chip, with two 2.8 GHz A73 cores, four 2.2 GHz A53 cores, and four 2 GHz A35 cores on TSMC’s...

Helio X30 Unveiled, MediaTek’s 10nm Deca-Core SoC

After years of building up its portfolio in the low-end brackets of Android smartphones, and through the increase in exposure of the rise of developing markets, MediaTek is now announcing an SoC that the company believes can give other big-name top SoCs a run for their money.We are talking about the Helio X30, a continuation...