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The first 4G LTE MediaTek chipset will also sport eight cores, could see the light of day as soon as January

0. phoneArena 10 Dec 2013, 03:50 posted on

If the latest report from the Taiwan Commercial Times is to be trusted, MediaTek may be closing a major gap between its products and Qualcomm's – 4G LTE – sooner than expected.

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posted on 10 Dec 2013, 04:18 1

1. mittalmailbox (Posts: 43; Member since: 14 Feb 2012)


cortex a7?

posted on 10 Dec 2013, 05:28 1

2. nokia12 (Posts: 349; Member since: 19 Nov 2013)


no it is Cortex A57.. lol

yes it is cortex a7 but they will be clocking it high to 2.0 ghz most probably

Finally the last wave of cortex A7 .. Cortex a7 has been spammed like hell..

posted on 10 Dec 2013, 06:59 1

3. itsdeepak4u2000 (Posts: 2866; Member since: 03 Nov 2012)


No thanks.

posted on 10 Dec 2013, 07:09 2

4. taikucing (unregistered)


what about the GPS? they seem to not fix it. Enjoy the octacore while you can't know your position.

posted on 10 Dec 2013, 07:19 1

5. hurrycanger (Posts: 1287; Member since: 01 Dec 2013)


There is an app to fix gps issue when you are out of the area around China. I just know that recently. It's called Mobile Uncle something.
Mtk still sucks though xD

posted on 10 Dec 2013, 07:42

6. mptripper (Posts: 10; Member since: 10 Dec 2013)


No issues on mt6589. So apparently, they already fixed it

posted on 10 Dec 2013, 07:50

7. nokia12 (Posts: 349; Member since: 19 Nov 2013)


Mobileuncle MTK Tools

gizchina.com/2013/07/23/how-to-fix-poor-gps-on-med​iatek-phones/

posted on 10 Dec 2013, 08:03 1

8. mptripper (Posts: 10; Member since: 10 Dec 2013)


no gps issues on my lenovo p780 european version phone but thanks anyway :)

posted on 10 Dec 2013, 13:42

9. Muayyad (Posts: 142; Member since: 05 Oct 2012)


More cores = lazy reponse

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