MediaTek unveils the 10nm Helio X30 chipset with a quad-core PowerVR 7XT GPU


MediaTek has announced today the Helio X30 chipset, Once again featuring a deca-core CPU and a tri-cluster design like the Helio X20 and X25, the chip will start shipping sometime next year. Built using TSMC’s 10nm FinFET process, the Helio X30 will contain a deca-core CPU with four Cortex A-73 cores clocked at 2.8GHz to handle the toughest of tasks. Four Cortex A-53 cores will run at 2.2GHz, and two Cortex A-35 cores running at 2GHz will handle light housekeeping chores.

The chipset will support a camera carrying a sensor as high as 40MP, and video capture as high as 24MP. A 16MP camera …