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MediaTek launches its dual-core MT6577 chip, pefect for $200 Android smartphones

0. phoneArena 27 Jun 2012, 08:21 posted on

Taiwanese semiconductor company MediaTek launched its MT6577 chip, which is meant to go inside budget-friendly smartphones. And by "budget-friendly", we mean sub-$200 handsets that should deliver decent performance thanks to MediaTek's silicon...

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posted on 27 Jun 2012, 08:23 1

1. mercorp (Posts: 1005; Member since: 28 Jan 2012)

I want to see it on the galaxy ace 2 plus!

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 09:01

3. SherlockHolmes (Posts: 125; Member since: 10 Apr 2012)

Samsung makes it''s own Chipsets !!
They would never buy from any other company !!

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 09:12 6

4. Birds (Posts: 1150; Member since: 21 Nov 2011)

I thought samsung used a nova thor chipset for the Ace 2. Correct me if I'm wrong. lol

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 09:13 5

5. hung2900 (Posts: 918; Member since: 02 Mar 2012)

Galaxy Ace, Mini, Young, Gio, S Plus, S2/S3 LTE/Tmobile and some duo phones use Qualcomm's chipsets.
Galaxy Tab 2 7.0, Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, Galaxy S2 I9100G (for some areas) and Galaxy Nexus use TI OMAP chipsets.
Galaxy R, Galaxy Tab 10.1, Galaxy Tab 10,1n and Galaxy Tab 8.9 use NVIDIA's chipsets.
Galaxy S Advance and Galaxy Ace 2 use ST-Ericsson Nova Thor chipsets.

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 08:33 1

2. Birds (Posts: 1150; Member since: 21 Nov 2011)

I want to see it in a device like the ZTE Warp but with an actual usable camera. lol

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 09:25

6. rpankaj (Posts: 29; Member since: 21 Jun 2012)

qualcomm does makes chipset for $200 budget androids.... Xperia mini n mini pro.. also live with walkman.. these offers high performance with snapdragon chipsets

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 12:38

9. Sangeet (Posts: 232; Member since: 21 Apr 2012)

but they all are single cores, dual core is possible in the 200$ price range only with these chipsets

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 09:29 1

7. thunderising (Posts: 232; Member since: 25 Nov 2011)

It won't matter. This chipset, if it goes into a phone with 720p screen and/or 1080p video recording, the handset will be priced near $400 immediately.

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 10:32

8. mafiaprinc3 (Posts: 474; Member since: 07 May 2012)

good point,want a cheap ics phone.hope some phones with mt6577 chips will be on the market soon.

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