MediaTek is working on a processor that supports 5G

As reported by the CEO of MediaTek, the company has already started to develop a new processor with built in 5G modem

As reported by the CEO of MediaTek, the company has already started to develop a new processor with built in 5G modem

According to the CEO of MediaTek, the company is now working on a new processor-enabled networks of the fifth generation.
What is known

The manufacturer has its own 5G-modem — MediaTek M70, but it is not part of the processor and install it separately on the device costly for many vendors. Therefore, MediaTek has begun to develop a new SoC with integrated modem 5G. So far no details about the processor not.

When to wait

According to CEO, its worth the wait in the second half of next year, and the first smartphone based on it will be released already in the year 2020.

Source: GSMArena