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02.25.14
China's Allwinner also has an octa-core chip, touts powerful graphics
02.25.14

China's Allwinner also has an octa-core chip, touts powerful graphics

Samsung, MediaTek, Huawei and even Qualcomm are now in the octa-core SoC game, but there's always...

By R. Lai,   02.25.14
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11.20.13
MediaTek launches world's first true octa-core mobile chip, first devices due end of year
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11.20.13

MediaTek launches world's first true octa-core mobile chip, first devices due end of year

Qualcomm's nightmare has finally come true. Earlier today, MediaTek officially introduced the worl...

By R. Lai,   11.20.13
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08.29.13
Qualcomm trolls MediaTek's octa-core tech with not-so-subtle video (updated)
08.29.13

Qualcomm trolls MediaTek's octa-core tech with not-so-subtle video (updated)

When MediaTek announced that it would be producing true eight-core mobile processors later this ye...

By R. Lai,   08.29.13
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07.29.13
MediaTek's MT8135 SoC does dual-core big.LITTLE MP, packs PowerVR Series6 GPU
07.29.13

MediaTek's MT8135 SoC does dual-core big.LITTLE MP, packs PowerVR Series6 GPU

It'll be a while before MediaTek's true octa-core SoC makes its glorious arrival, but for the time...

By R. Lai,   07.29.13
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07.22.13
New Exynos 5 Octa: 20 percent more CPU power, over twice the 3D graphics oomph
07.22.13

New Exynos 5 Octa: 20 percent more CPU power, over twice the 3D graphics oomph

Samsung couldn't help itself last week when it teased a new Exynos 5 Octa system on a chip, and no...

By A. Santos,   07.22.13
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07.02.13
MediaTek to launch true 8-core, 2GHz MT6592 chipset in November?
07.02.13

MediaTek to launch true 8-core, 2GHz MT6592 chipset in November?

Samsung may already have its 8-core Exynos 5 Octa offering, but the original "big.LITTLE" implemen...

By R. Lai,   07.02.13
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06.03.13
Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon 400 with built-in LTE, new reference tablet designs
06.03.13

Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon 400 with built-in LTE, new reference tablet designs

Qualcomm doesn't want to reserve the fastest wireless technology for its highest-end processors: i...

By J. Fingas,   06.03.13
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05.29.13
MediaTek unveils quad-core MT8125 processor for budget tablets
05.29.13

MediaTek unveils quad-core MT8125 processor for budget tablets

MediaTek told us to only expect its tablet-focused SoC in the summer, but it's clearly something o...

By J. Fingas,   05.29.13
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05.02.13
MediaTek's new chip offers entry-level smartphones a dual-core SoC with HSPA+ on the cheap
05.02.13

MediaTek's new chip offers entry-level smartphones a dual-core SoC with HSPA+ on the cheap

As glad as we are that MediaTek ushered in affordable, quad-core SoC designs with the MT6589, even...

By J. Fingas,   05.02.13
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