MediaTek presents Helio P20 SoC

MediaTek presents Helio P20 SoC

The popular maker of smartphone processors MediaTek has presented the new Helio P20 SoC, which is designed for smartphones and other portable devices. The chip is made on 16 nm FinFET+ technology and features lower power consumption when compared to its competitors. In addition the Helio P20 is 25 per cent more energy efficient compared to the older Helio P10 chip.

According to MediaTek the Helio P20 is the world’s first smartphone SoC to support LPDDR4X memory. This memory is 70 per cent faster than LPDDR3 and needs 50 per cent less energy. The new chip comes with two memory controllers inside that support up to 6 GB of LPDDR4X memory at 1600 MHz. If this memory is too expensive, then the Helio P20 can work with LPDDR3 memory at 933 MHz (up to 4 GB). The integrated flash memory inside complies to all eMMC 5.1 requirements.

The new MediaTek Helio P20 chip packs eight Cortex-A53 cores at up to 2.3 GHz and an ARM Mali-T880 MP2 graphics chip that runs at 900 MHz. The chip also supports LTE out of the box, two SIM cards, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, an FM radio, a GPS receiver and more.

The Helio P20 chip will be available in H2 2016.

Source: MediaTek

Related posts

Genius unveils X-G510 gaming mouse

KYE Systems Corp., the parent company that stays behind the trade name Genius, has presented the X-G510 gaming mouse. The new company product relies on a number of features to capture gamers’ attention but despite them is not heavy on the wallet. First the X-G510 comes with...

ZTE Grand X 3 is a budget-oriented smartphone

ZTE Grand X 3 is a budget-oriented smartphone

ZTE has updated its smartphone product portfolio with the addition of one more smartphone called Grand X 3. The main feature of the new budget-oriented smartphone by ZTE is a USB Type-C port that sits next to the other hardware specs. Being presented in the USA first at the on-going CES 2016...

LaCie rolls out 12big Rack product range

LaCie announced the general availability of the LaCie 12big Rack product range – an enterprise class 2U rack-mounted portfolio, targeted at corporate IT users and video professionals. The LaCie 12big Rack Fibre, LaCie 12big Rack Serial, and LaCie 12big Rack Network, provide (respectively) SAN...

Leave a comment