Chipset maker MediaTek has announced two new chipsets in its Helio G series for budget Android smartphones. The new chipsets are MediaTek Helio G96 and Helio G88. The launch of these system-on-chips (SoCs) will give device makers the ability to provide powerful smartphone features with cutting-edge display and photography capabilities to bring intelligent mobile experiences to every customer.
“With the launch of the Helio G96 and Helio G88, MediaTek advances its position as the leading mobile chip innovator, delivering new SoCs to boost display and photography experiences for the mainstream market,” said CH Chen, Deputy General Manager of Wireless Communication Products at MediaTek’s Wireless Business Group.
MediaTek Helio G96 features
The latest chipset from MediaTek is meant for a premium everyday user experience. The company claims that the MediaTek Helio G96 chipset supports a 120Hz display with up to Full HD+ resolution. In addition, the Helio G96 120Hz display support has no limitation in DDIC supply, C-phy or D-phy interface, and supports both LCD or AMOLED display.
The latest chipset also comes with support for up to 108MP cameras for an enhanced photography experience. It also packs fast Cat-13 4G LTE WorldMode modem integration for better 4G speeds. It also supports dual 4G SIM along with VoLTE and ViLTE services. Apart from this, you get an Intelligent Resource Management Engine and Networking Engine. The chipset also comes with MediaTek HyperEngine 2.0 Lite game technology.
MediaTek Helio G88 features
The MediaTek Helio G88 processor supports a 90Hz display that will help to create a smooth operating system experience. The chipset comes loaded with an octa-core CPU that features two ARM Cortex-A75 CPUs clocked at 2.0 GHz. The brand claims that the SoC delivers fast responsive reactions, fast app loading, and fast camera captures.
The MediaTek Helio G88 supports up to 64MP main cameras, a hardware depth engine for dual-camera bokeh captures, a Camera Control Unit (CCU), and Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) and Rolling Shutter Compensation (RSC) technologies. Apart from this, it also supports MediaTek HyperEngine 2.0 Lite generation technologies along with dual 4G VoLTE support and integrated voice wake-up.