MediaTek's Automotive Initiative
With the ultimate goal of autonomous vehicles ahead of us on the horizon, semiconductor use per vehicle is set to explode in the next decade, with cars and trucks becomes as much an intelligent, ever-connected computer as transport device. Predicted to become a USD $40Bn industry by 2020, the automotive industry is a huge market that needs considerable expertise in semiconductor design and large production capacity.
Between this, and its extensive IP portfolio in world-wide communication standards, entertainment and multimedia and active safety & telematics systems. MediaTek's new portfolio includes new products in areas such as Telematics, mmWave Radar, Vision-ADAS and Infotainment, with the latter in conjunction with strategic partner NavInfo. It builds on its globalized expertise of latest technologies to bring together highly integrated solutions that are powerful, yet cost-effective and power-efficient. In short, MediaTek can deliver in a way that few competitors offer and it's committed to this enterprise for the long haul.
MediaTek automotive product portfolios are already deep in development, with a many-year roadmap already planned out. Product announcements will begin to be made through 2017 and beyond.