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MediaTek says it’s testing Wi-Fi 7 technology, first products could arrive in 2023

MediaTek had a lot to talk about near the end of 2021, including the Dimensity 7000 chipset, plans for more MediaTek-powered Chromebooks and Windows laptops, and smart TV hardware. Now the company is working on hardware to support the upcoming Wi-Fi 7 standard, which could start showing up in devices as early as next year. Wi-Fi...

Chromebooks, Windows and how MediaTek plans to win computing

Last week was MediaTek's Executive Summit in Laguna Beach, and the company sponsored a group of journalists and influencers to head out there and hear what the firm had to say. While there were no new announcements related to the company's Chromebook efforts, I got to sit down with Victor Tyan, who leads MediaTek's compute...

MediaTek Dimensity 7000 tipped to feature Cortex-A78 CPU and Mali-G510 GPU

MediaTek made headlines when it unveiled its 4nm flagship Dimensity 9000 chipset a couple of weeks ago. The Dimensity 9000 is the world’s first chipset to be built on TSMC’s 4nm process node and is also the first to feature Arm’s v9 architecture and Cortex-X2 core. However, that’s not the only chipset that the Taiwanese...

MediaTek teases Kompanio 1200 for Chromebooks, but it’s still not ready

On the second day of its MediaTek Executive Summit today, the company held a brief session on its PC and Chromebook efforts. It was one of the few sessions that didn't have any actual product launches, but there was some insight into what the firm is up to. One thing it did was tease the...

MediaTek’s new Pentonic 2000 SoC for TVs is powerful enough to support 8K 120Hz displays

After announcing the all-new Dimensity 9000 flagship chip for smartphones, MediaTek has now unveiled the Pentonic 2000 SoC for next-gen smart TVs. The new chip is built with TSMC's 7nm advanced process technology, and it's powerful enough to support 8K 120Hz displays. MediaTek claims that the new Pentonic 2000 SoC is the first all-in-one chip for...

Upcoming MediaTek Dimensity 9000 devices will feature Micron’s new LPDDR5X DRAM

Earlier this month, Samsung announced the world's first LPDDR5X DRAM for mobile devices. Now, rival Micron has announced that it's the first company to validate its LPDDR5X DRAM module in partnership with MediaTek. At the second annual MediaTek Executive Summit, Micron revealed that it has sampled and validated its new LPDDR5X DRAM module for MediaTek's...

MediaTek launches the Dimensity 9000, a 4nm flagship chip with Arm Cortex-X2

The Dimensity lineup has played a pivotal role in MediaTek's success in the upper mid-range and budget flagship segments. However, the Taiwanese chipmaker has yet to challenge Qualcomm's undisputed position at the top level. MediaTek has previously tried to break into the flagship sphere with offerings like the Dimensity 1200 but fell short of Qualcomm's...

MediaTek wants to make a chip for Windows on ARM PCs

MediaTek kicked off its Executive Summit in Laguna Beach, California today. The company is set to make a series of announcements throughout the week, but one thing that it's already confirmed is that we're going to see MediaTek-powered PCs running Windows. The biggest question is when, as the plan is still in early stages. "Apple has...

MediaTek’s new Filogic chips will bring Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2 to next-gen IoT devices

After launching the Kompanio 900T chipset for tablets and Chromebooks in September, MediaTek is back with a couple of new products. The latest additions in MediaTek's growing portfolio include the Filogic 130 and Filogic 130A chips that bring Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2 connectivity to IoT devices. In addition, MediaTek has partnered with AMD to...

MediaTek launches Kompanio 900T chipset for tablets and Chromebooks

MediaTek has announced yet another new chip built for 5G tablets and Chromebooks, the Kompanio 900T. This follows up on the recent launch of the Kompanio 1300T, another SoC designed for tablet, which was more of a premium product. The Kompanio 900T, on the other hand, is more of a mid-range chip, with MediaTek touting...

MediaTek’s Dimensity 920 and Dimensity 810 chips are aimed at mid-range 5G smartphones

Taiwanese chip design firm MediaTek today launched two new products in its Dimensity lineup of mobile SoCs: the Dimensity 920 and the Dimensity 810. The MediaTek Dimensity family of SoCs is comprised of numerous chips designed for mobile devices, and they all feature integrated 5G modems. The latest additions to the Dimensity family are no...

Download Android USB Drivers for popular OEMs

So you've got an Android device and want to dive deep into the world of modding? Be it rooting or installing a custom ROM like LineageOS, most of the aftermarket modding requires you to connect your Android smartphone to a computer using a USB cable so you can use tools like the Android Debug Bridge...