Almost every cheap and affordable Android device out
there is powered by a MediaTek chip. The only other
alternative for cheap devices is the Spreadtrum chip.
While remaining cheap and affordable, the MediaTek chip
has improved over the years. It has become faster,
alongside supporting the latest technologies. Their latest
addition is the new MediaTek Helio P25 chip.
MediaTek Helio P25
The new MediaTek Helio P25 features premium quality
imaging, and high-end camera features. It will also
support a dual camera setup at 13 MP each. This chip is
a successor to the MediaTek Helio P10 and P20 series.
Built on 16nm architecture, it has Octa-core processor,
and better power-saving technology.
Jeffrey Ju, Executive Vice President and Co-Chief
Operating Officer at MediaTek said,
“MediaTek Helio P25 paves the
way for high-resolution and
feature-rich smartphone cameras
that enable amazing static shots
and 4K2K videos,”
“Supporting two cameras up to
13MP each, the MediaTek Helio
P25 redefines expectations for
mobile photography and our
multimedia features like, MediaTek
continuously enhance visual user-
Helio P25 provides 25% better power efficiency. It can be
clocked up to 2.0 GHz, with an ARM Mali-T880 dual
GPU. As if that wasn’t enough, this chip can take up to
6GB of RAM. We are expecting devices with the new chip
to arrive the market in Q1 2017. Find out more in the