MediaTek has unveiled plenty of mid-range/flagship processors in the past and is now reportedly in the works to launch yet another chipset on the market. A new leak has popped up today, which hints at a new MediaTek processor, which will be based on a 6nm architecture. Though the name of the upcoming processor is unconfirmed for now, its model number (MT689X) and some of its features and specifications have been leaked. Take a look at the MediaTek MT689X processor and find out what it has in store for us.
MediaTek reported to launch a new MediaTek MT689X soon
The leak has come up courtesy of the noted tipster Digital Chat Station, who shared the information on Weibo. As per the Weibo post, the MediaTek MT689X will be a 6nm processor (most likely a 5G chipset), which will have the same CPU frequency as the Exynos 1080. Plus, the architecture of the processor is also going to be the same as the Exynos 1080, which is said to make its debut with the upcoming Vivo X60 series.
The processor is tipped to be paired with an Arm Mali G77 GPU, which is being utilised by the likes of processors like the Exynos 990 and the MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ as well. Lastly, the leakster claims that the MediaTek MT689X has scored around 600K on the AnTuTu benchmarking platform, which is nearly the same score as that of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC.
Other than what we mentioned above, there is little information surrounding this MediaTek MT689X processor for now. We are not sure as to which device or which brand will make use of this processor first. That being said, since the leaks have already started popping up, we can expect to hear more about this upcoming processor in the coming days. Whenever we do, we will keep you posted on the same.
What are your thoughts on the upcoming MediaTek MT689X? Which smartphone do you think will be powered by this processor? Do let us know in the comments section below.