Mediatek new facility is set to enhance R&D and innovation capabilities in consumer applications
MediaTek announces opening up of a new sprawling facility in Bengaluru. Located at RMZ Eco World in Marathalli, the new facility will provide R&D, sales and marketing support to MediaTek India.
The office will support growing MediaTek India’s business in emerging smartphone technology and other key technology sectors such as 5G, imaging and automotive. It will also enhance the fabless semiconductor company’s role in Smart City, Startup India and Digital India projects.
MediaTek , in its official press release cites that the company aspires to grow its base in India and its new regional center in Bengaluru along with the facility recently opened at Mumbai will add-on to their ability to cater to the ever-growing demands of the market, with opportunities for engineers, software and customer care professionals.
Mediatek already has a facility in Bellandur since 2014 and strengthen its presence in India and the Asia-Pacific region.
While congratulating MediaTek on the new office, State Minister Priyank Kharge said, MediaTek’s initiative bears testimony to global technology leader’s confidence in Karnataka and India as a home for R&D and innovation. I must say that, these initiatives serves as a model for future collaborations building on our strong research capabilities in the national landscape. With this commitment from MediaTek, I believe its focus on having Karnataka as an R&D hub will be even stronger and more extensive over time.”
MediaTek Inc.’s Co-Chief Operating Officer & Executive VP Jeffrey Ju said, “The new MediaTek facilities – here Bengaluru and in Mumbai – demonstrate our confidence in India’s growth infused economy as a key center of global innovation. MediaTek is about making great technology available to everyone. India is a shining example of how connecting billions of people and devices can help enhance how we all live, work or play.”