Mediatek has finally and officially launched the MT 6592 chipset, which is company’s first TRUE octa / 8 core chip for tablets and smartphones. The company claims that the MT5692 is world’s first true octa-core mobile chip, which has ability to utilize all eight cores on the same time. It has Heterogeneous Multi Processing in CPU (HMP) and each core can be clocked up to 2GHz frequency.
FEATURES and Capabilities of Mediatek MT6592 True Octa core Chip
- ARM cortex A7 CPU with Octa-core configuration ( each core can be clocked up to 2GHz)
- Mali 450 MP4 GPU
- 28nm HPM processing system
- Heterogeneous Multi Processing to provide better distribution of workload according to different tasks an load
- Ultra HD 4K , 2K H.264 Video playback
- Supports up to 16MP camera sensor
- Full HD 1080p resolution Display
- Multi Mode Cellular modem
- Dual band WiFi 802.11n, Bluetooth, GPS, Micracast screen sharing, FM tuner
The mass production of MT6592 chip has been already started. We can expect MTK6592 powered smartphone and tablets before the 2014 with Android 4.3 / 4.2 Jelly bean on board. Intex has recently announced that they will launch India’s first MTK6592 powered smartphone.