MediaTek introduces Helio X20 dev board with deca-core CPU

MediaTek’s Helio X20 processor is a 10-core chip two ARM Crotex-A72 processors and four Cortex-A53 CPU cores as well as ARM Mali-T880 graphics. First introduced about a year ago, it’s still one of the only deca-core chips aimed at mobile devices. And if you want to get your hands on the chip without buying one […]

Vernee Apollo Lite is a $200, deca-core phone with 4GB of RAM (for China)

Vernee is a relatively new player in the Chinese smartphone space, but he company made a bit of a splash in March by introducing the Vernee Apollo. The $400 smartphone features 6GB of RAM, a 5.5 inch, 2560 x 1440 pixel display, and 128GB of storage. It has a Helio X20 deca-core processor. Looking for something a […]

Meizu Pro 6 to be first phone with a MediaTek Helio X25 chip

Chip maker MediaTek has unveiled a new deca-core processor called the MediaTek Helio X25. It basically has the same architecture a the existing Helio X20, but the new model has a higher clock speeds for both the CPU and graphics cores. MediaTek and Chinese phone maker Meizu have also revealed that the upcoming Meizu Pro […]

MediaTek’s 10-core CPU is official: Meet the Helio X20

MediaTek started talking about an upcoming deca-core mobile processor last month, and now it’s officially providing more information about this 10-core beast. The MediaTek Helio X20 doesn’t just have more processor cores than whatever’s in your current phone. As AnandTech notes, also one of the first chips from MediaTek to feature a CDMA2000-compatible modem, which means […]