Wednesday, August 17, 2022
HomeTech NewsMediatek launches MT2621 chipset for IOTs

Mediatek launches MT2621 chipset for IOTs

MediaTek is a chipset manufacturer well known in a country like ours where budget smartphones are in demand. While the company produces SoC’s for all mobile phones of all price ranges, they are most popular for powering budget oriented smartphones. MediaTek has recently decided to enter into a whole new market with the launch their new MT2621 chipset. The new chipset will power IoT devices, smart trackers and wearables.


The MT2621 SoC has a single ARMv7 CPU clocked at 26 MHz with 4MB of embedded memory. It will run linux based applications. Also, it will feature interfaces for Camera and audio AMP. It also supports low wireless connectivity with Bluetooth v4.2. The most important feature of all is the GSM/GPRS connectivity with support for a single SIM card.

On paper, the power efficient CPU combined with the additional features like cellular network support seems perfect for small devices. This SoC is intended primarily for small devices like trackers, sensors etc.

Internet of Things (IoT)

With the launch of the new chipset, MediaTek intends to capitalize on an expanding IoT market. Research suggests that by 2020, the total number of IoT devices will surpass 50 billion. On the smartphone side, MediaTek is facing some tough competition with Qualcomm especially in the high end market. The company will face powerful competitors in the new market as well with already established manufacturers present in the business including Intel and ARM. With the New survey guide Launch.

What do you think about MediaTek’s entry into the IoT market? Let us know in the comments below. Also for more tech news, like us on facebook and follow us on twitter.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

XIAOMI mobile price in Nepal

Xiaomi Mobile Price In Nepal [2022 August Updated]

Xiaomi, which is one of the leading tech companies in China, emerged with the fabrication of smartphones with stylish specs for an honest price....

Best Gadgets

Best Mobile Phones Under 15000 in Nepal

Best Mobile Phones Under 15000 In Nepal [2022 August]

A good smartphone that offers better service and comes within your budget is a little hard to get. As the demand for smartphones in...