Since the announcement of eight-core single-chip system Helio P20 from MediaTek has passed more than a year. For such a long enough by the standards of the electronics market term, we saw a few devices with this chip on board, and among the most notable ones we note the Meizu M3X and E2. It’s time for the manufacturer to think about releasing a full-fledged chip successor, but for now it seems that everything will be limited to the release of the improved version. Here such modernized modification will be Helio P23, and the information that this processor will see the light, analyst Pan Jiutang shared with a wide audience.
According to his data, Helio P23 is built according to the standards of 16-nanometer process technology, which is also the basis for Helio P20. All eight cores included in the architecture of the chip, Cortex-A53. The chipset offers a more efficient LTE-modem Cat.7, which should not only affect the speed and reliability of the network connection, but the smartphone will also use less energy for mobile traffic. It is stated that the platform will offer support for RAM type LPDDR4, as well as displays with a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels. According to the analyst, the first products based on Helio P23 will appear in the fourth quarter of this year.