Tag: modems

  • MediaTek announces MT6577-dual-core platform for sub-$200 smartphones

    MediaTek announces MT6577-dual-core platform for sub-$200 smartphones

    MediaTek today announced the availability of the MT6577, a dual-core platform developed specifically for sub-$200 smartphones. The MediaTek MT6577 features a dual 1GHz Cortex-A9 application processor from ARM, a PowerVR Series5 SGX GPU (graphics processing unit) from Imagination Technologies, MediaTek’s proven 3G/HSPA modem, and runs the latest Android 4.0 “Ice Cream Sandwich” operating system. By…