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MediaTek's New Modem Will Bring 5G To Affordable Devices

2 monthes ago   |   By Ubergizmo

You won't find a MediaTek processor in flagship smartphones from the likes of Samsung and LG but you will find that many affordable devices run on MediaTek's processors and modems. The company unveiled the Helio M70 modem at Computex 2018 this week. It's MediaTek's first 5G modem which will bring affordable devices into the 5G net.
MediaTek's President Joe Chen confirmed at Computex 2018 that MediaTek's first 5G modem, the Helio M70, is going to be available in 2019. Developed in collaboration with companies like Nokia, Huawei, and NTT Docomo, the modem promises speeds of up to 5Gbps...
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MediaTek Unveils ‘Helio M70' 5G Smartphone Modem

MediaTek Unveils ‘Helio M70' 5G Smartphone Modem

2 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Taiwanese semiconductor company MediaTek has unveiled its 5G modem chipset, the Helio M70, at this week's Computex Taipei. The tech firm will officially ship its 5G modem offering starting in 2019 and it is based on the 3GPP Release 15 standard which is non-standalone in nature, i.e. can be built on top of existing 4G infrastructure. The modem will automatically connect to 5G frequencies when it is transmitting data, while it will connect to 4G networks when the smartphone is performing other activities. The Helio M70 modem is capable of transmitting data at speeds of up to 5Gbps while...
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