“MediaTek has revealed an upcoming Helio X30 system-on-chip (SoC) that will likely be one of the first 10nm fabricated SoCs to arrive when it ships in mid-2017. The deca-core mobile SoC will also be one of the first to use ARM’s new Cortex-A73 successor to the Cortex-A72”
See MediaTek’s 10nm Mobile-Focused SoC Will Tap Cortex-A73 and -A32The dam on ARMed performance is about to burst. OEMs are about to dump ARM’s latest tech at 10nm resolution into smartphones. How long before Lemaker’s Cello becomes obsolete? Now, before it’s shipped in numbers. In a year, the world will be flooded with ARMed alternatives to Intel CPUs in all formats/roles/performance ranges.
Can you hear the rumbling behind you, Intel?