Today MediaTek announced a new Processor for Smart Phones “MT6595” the first processor, which use the new core architecture ARM Cortex-A17. MT6595 is also the world’s first true 4G LTE Eight-Core Smartphones Single-Chip.

Additionally,  Mediatek said that the MT6595 would support the ARM HMP heterogeneous multi-tasking technology, the Graphic Core of MT6595 is not the Next-Generation ARM Mali-T720, but a certain model of PowerVr 6 Series, but regardless of CPU, GPU, operating frequency did not say. – This is very annoying phone chip makers place on the specification parameters are always secretive, people look at Intel, AMD!!!

MediaTek Announces MT6595,  First A17, The first Eight-core

MediaTek Eight-core

The MediaTek will focus on the integration of baseband publicity: supports LTE Release 9 Cat.4, the maximum upload and download rates are 50Mbps, 150Mbps; supports dual-mode 4G TD-LTE, FDD-LTE, also supports DC-HSPA + 42Mbps, TD -SCDMA, EDGE / GSM.

In addition also with MediaTek RF chip, supports more than 30 bands, to support global roaming.

Multimedia also worth mentioning, supports the latest encoding H.265 (HEVC), can play, record 4K ultra-definition video and supports MediaTek Clear Motion intelligent video frequency technology, MiraVision definition digital television technology, the former can be 15/24 / automatic scaling to 30FPS 60FPS.

MT6595 solutions, The sample of Chip design will send in the Q2 of this year, and the Chip is expected to come out at the Q4 of 2014.