MediaTek Dimensity 800U: Everything you need to know about the new 5G chipset null

MediaTek has added yet another 5G capable chipset under its Dimensity series. The company has announced the Dimensity 800U chipset for mid-range devices. 

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 7 series and 6 series performed so well in the last couple of years, MediaTek almost went under the radar. But, with the Dimensity series, MediaTek made a strong comeback and currently they have Dimensity 1000, 1000 Plus, 800, 820, 720, and 600 mobile processors with 5G modems integrated. 

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The latest addition to the Dimesity 5G family, the 800U is an octa-core chipset built on 7nm fabrication process. It has an eight-core CPU with two Arm Cortex-A76 processors with a clock speed of 2.4GHz and six Arm Cortex-A55 processors with a clock speed of 2GHz. Graphics will be taken care of by the integrated Arm Mali-G57 GPU and there is an independent AI processing unit (APU) and support for LPDDR4x RAM.