What you need to know about MTK Phones

Many have been asking different questions regarding MTK phones which include, what is MTK, is it a china phone, how do I know if my phone is MTK phone, today am going to answer all your questions about MTK and all you need is to stay with me and read till the end.

What is MTK

MediaTek smartphones

MTK is an abbreviation that represents MediaTek, a chip manufacturing company that based in Taiwan, in other words, they are called Fabless companies, their main objective is to design microchips which they basically contract to other companies who make use of their chips.

MediaTek has taken over the Chinese mobile tech markets in terms of Central Processing Unit (CPU chips), most of the smartphone being sold in Africa and Nigeria, in particular, is powered by MediaTek chip.

How to find out if your phone is MTK

If you are curious to know whether your phone belongs to the MediaTek family then you have nothing to worry about because there are few methods you can use to know if your smartphone is powered by a MediaTek chip.

Download CPU-Z App

This Android app called CPU-Z will be of great help to you if you desire to know more about your smartphone, simply head straight to google play store and download the app.

After installing the app then launch it and you will be surprised to see all your phone hardware components models like System on Chips, System, Battery, Sensors, and menus.

CPU-Z APP, MTK MediaTek phone finder and other mobile phone component finder

The image above is an example of what you are going to find out about your smartphone and if you care to know more about your phone then downloading the CPU-Z app will be the best option.

You can see some information about your phone when you navigate to your phone settings-about-device but if you need full details then use CPU-Z app.

List of MTK (MediaTek) Phone brands

Am sure you will love to know some of the MTK powered smartphone brands but there are many of them that I can list here but will surely list most popular ones.

  • Tecno
  • Infinix
  • Gionee
  • Innjoo
  • Itel
  • Elephone
  • Jiayu
  • Oppson
  • THL
  • Pipo
  • Oppo
  • Chuwi
  • Yusun
  • Bluboo
  • BLU
  • Cubot
  • Doogee
  • Fly
  • GoFone
  • GLX
  • i-mobile
  • Huawei
  • Goophone
  • HTC
  • Blackview
  • Lenovo
  • Leagoo
  • Vivo
  • Ulefone

The above listed MediaTek phone brands are just a few of them because many smartphone producers now depend on MTK chip and listing all of them here is like traveling to an unknown destination.

MediaTek powered devices always start with MT and if you look at the image above you will see MT6592 which is the chip model.

Feel free to ask any question you wish to ask and remember MediaTek phones are not inferior to other chipsets as we used to think.

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