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Fabless smartphone chipmaker MediaTek today announced two new budget platforms: the Helio G25 and G35. The "G" stands for "gaming", with MediaTek's latest aimed at penny-pinching fans of PUBG Mobile. Both chips tout an 12nm process octa-core configuration, with the G25 using Cortex-A53 cores clocked up to 2GHz, and an IMG …

  1. Arbuthnot the Magnificent


    Known to me as "where the F*** are the drivers for this F****** MediaTek dongle".

    1. RM Myers Bronze badge

      Re: Mediatek...

      Calm down, it's nothing personal. The f***ing drivers are missing for their networking gear also.

      1. HildyJ Silver badge

        Re: Mediatek...

        You don't understand that press releases and promises take precedence over drivers.

      2. Anonymous Coward
        Anonymous Coward

        Re: Mediatek...

        And kernel source releases for phones too. They never had a proper kernel source release (the one and only exception? the Planet phones), and when they do, it would be missing a whole lot of drivers.

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