In mid-October, the first smartphone based on the new processor will hit the market by MediaTek -Helio X20. They will be Chinese Elephone P9000.
It has been over a month since then, as the main competitors in the field of mobile iron – MediaTek and Qualcomm – presented their high-end processors for mobile devices. MediaTek Helio X20 and Qualcomm Snapdragon 818 They became the first mobile platforms with ten cores.
It was rumored that the first device on the new processors will be only the beginning of 2016, because the platform is not yet ready for full operation. In addition, it was assumed that the progressive hardware first installed in the flagship eminent companies to make market entry processors loud event.
However, the company MediaTek has decided to go the other way: to release Helio X20 to market early and «obkatat» Chinese smartphone to correct any errors and to bypass even crude by early next year Qualcomm Snapdragon 818. But the latter, too, can expect surprises in the form of new models on it.
himself Elephone P9000 will receive a 5.5-inch Full HD-display, 4 GB RAM, 32 GB of non-volatile memory with a microSD-slot in addition, the main camera with a resolution 20.7 megapixels and a front – 8 megapixels and a battery capacity of 2100 mAh. Will dvuhsimochny support and familiar to Chinese 4G LTE. It will go on sale on October 20 and will cost $ 500.