MediaTek will unveil their newest 5G chipset at an event on November 26th. But devices with this chipset will have to wait until 2020. This new chip will be based on the Helio M70 modem, it also boasts a 7nm process.
Helio M70 5G modem:
MediaTek designed Helio M70 5G modem integrated into the SoC.
- 4.7 Gbps download speeds and 2.5 Gbps upload speeds
- Intelligent power savings and comprehensive power management
- Multi-mode support – 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G – and dynamic power-sharing for the best connectivity
MediaTek has been trying to compete with the Big Boys of chipset making like Qualcomm, Huawei, and Samsung for a long time. Even though their chipset is used on low to mid-range devices they still try to bring the best technology out there.