At India Mobile Congress 2017, MediaTek the renowned chipset manufacturer launched their new chipset MT6739 for lower budget smart-phones in the industry. The MediaTek MT6739 is finally official now with great features coming out of the box and adequate midrange performance. The new chipset MediaTek MT6739 aims to give more power to the smartphones at low cost of production and promises to deliver more for the cost. MediaTek MT6739 houses a Quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 clocked up to 1.5GHz. The chipset will hit the market by the last quarter of 2017.
the new MediaTek MT6739 is a quad-core 64bit ARM Cortex-A53 chipset with support to 4G phones in India
Dual 4G support(future proof) : the new MediaTek MT6739 supports dual VoLTE and Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS) with either 4G+4G (L+L) or 4G+3G (L+W), as 2g networks are already done, meeting the the needs of 3G and 4G network the new chpset is future proof.
Bezel-less phones?: 2017 is a year with bezel-less phones and dual-camera, the 18:9 display with HD+ resolution is what we find in new flagship devices,MediaTek MT6739 alows smartphones manufacturers to use the same to create bezel-less phones with “infinity” display.
Specifications of MediaTek MT6739:
CPU: 4x ARM Cortex-A53 clocked up to 1.5GHz
Storage: eMMC 5.1
Memory: LPDDR3 (Up to 3GB)
Camera:supports upto 8MP+ secondary
Video Decoding: supports upto 1080p @ 30FPS, H.264/HEVC
Video Encoding: supports uto 1080p @ 30FPS, H.264
GPU: IMG PowerVR GE8100 up to 570MHz
Display: 1440 x 720p
Modem: 4G LTE Cat. 4 DL / Cat. 5 UL (FDD/TDD), C2K SRLTE, L+G, L+W/L+L DSDS, eMBMS, HPUE, 600MHz band supported
Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, FM, GPS+Glonass / GPS+Beidou
What to expect?
MediaTek MT6739 is going to change the smartphone game in the industry, we will be seeing more low budget phones get better, and low budget phones having infinity or bezel-less displays, and also as 4G is the new thing, the rise of market for 4G enabled smartphones can be captured via this chipset by all the smartphone manufacturers who use MediaTek in their phones.