Mediatek MT6739 Launched for Entry-Level 4G Smartphones with 18:9 Displays

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India Mobile Congress 2017 took place in New Delhi this week, and at the event, Mediatek officially launched Helio P23 processor (in India), as well as a new MT6739 SoC with a quad core Cortex A53 processor, Imagination PowerVR GE8100 GPU, an a LTE Cat.4/5 modem for entry level 4G LTE smartphones.

Mediatek MT6739 specifications:

  • CPU –  4x ARM Cortex-A53 cores clocked up to 1.5GHz
  • GPU – Imagination PowerVR GE8100 GPU @ 570 MHz with
  • System Memory – LPDDR3-667MHz up to 3GB
  • Storage – eMMC 5.1 Flash
  • Display – up to 1440 x 720 (18:9 aspect ratio)
  • Camera – 13MP, dual camera supported
  • Video Decoding – 1080p @ 30FPS, H.264/HEVC
  • Video Encoding – 1080p @ 30FPS, H.264
  • Modem – 4G LTE Cat. 4 DL / Cat. 5 UL (FDD/TDD) up to 150Mbps download, 50Mbps upload, CDMA2000, L+G, L+W/L+L DSDS, eMBMS, HPUE, 600MHz band supported; Dual VolTE
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, FM, GPS+Glonass / GPS+Beidou

Phones based on Mediatek MT6739 are expected by the end of the year in India, and the rest of the world. More details on the product page.

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“Phones based on Mediatek MT6739 are expected by the end of the year in India”
So it will be available earlier at the usual chinese early/shitty adopters as a xiaomi mix ripoff to sold it wordwide i guess?

Marius W
Marius W

18:9 wtf… why don’t they simply call it 2:1 ?


Note the HEVC decoding feature … awesome! 🙂


@Marius W:
Size matters 😉 Bigger numbers look more attractive to most people!