- The Mediatek Dimensity 1050 is the company’s first mmWave 5G SoC.
- The new chip will seamlessly switch between mmWave and slower sub-6GHz 5G.
- Mediatek will tap TSMC and its 6nm manufacturing process.
Mediatek is joining the mmWave 5G party with the Dimensity 1050, its first-ever system-on-chip (SoC) supporting the fastest flavor of 5G.
Mediatek is one of the leading providers of smartphone semiconductors, with its chips used in a wide range of devices. The upcoming Dimensity 1050 is an eight-core, 6nm processor, with Mediatek using TSMC for the actual manufacturing. The new chip offers the latest mmWave, as well as sub-6GHz 5G.