MediaTek announces first true octa-core ARM processor

By Scorpus
Jul 29, 2013
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  1. MediaTek, best known for their ARM processors found in low-end and mid-range smartphones, has announced they have developed the world's first true octa-core chip based on the ARM architecture. Unlike Samsung's Exynos 5 Octa, which has eight cores but uses...

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  2. JC713

    JC713 TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 6,140   +739

    No LTE... that should be a given nowadays.
  3. "..only four cores are ever used at once.." Not accurate, Exynos 5 Octa does allow use of all 8 cores at same time. Its just at different processing capability (heterogeneous).


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