2015, Most of the smartphones below INR 12000, Roughly $ 200, were powered by Mediatek Processors specially MT6753.
This year 2016,News is around 100 smartphones will be powered by Mediatek processors. According to MediaTek executives ” Helio P10 has begun volume shipments in the fourth quarter of 2015, till now has been installed on 100 smartphones, more than 50 different vendors are starting this quarter will be released to market.”
Helio P10 based on 28nm is the eight-core A53 2.0GHz, Mali-T860MP2 GPU, supports the entire network, includingLTE Cat.6 300 / 50Mbps and dual-carrier mode.
The most famous processors of Mediatek being MT6753, MT6755 and MT6795, and for High end Mobiles, The latest X20 Processor with first Ten core processors, that’s MT6797.
According to research firm Strategy Analytics, Mediatek has established itself as the No. 2 player after Qualcomm. In Q1 2015, Qualcomm maintained market leadership with 61% revenue share, MediaTek got 18% and Spreadtrum 7% of the revenue share.
According to Strategy Analytics, Spreadtrum will continue to gain share in 3G basebands and is also expected to make good progress in 4G basebands through 2015. ((MediaTek Captures Double-Digit Share In LTE Basebands in Q1 2015 says Strategy Analytics, PR Newswire, July 3, 2015))
Qualcomm is already facing tough time from Samsung and Huawei in-house production. Let’s how things change for Qualcomm and Mediatek in 2016.