MediaTek Inc. receives award in India for advanced mobile video technology


NEW DELHI — MediaTek Inc., one of Taiwan’s leading integrated circuit designers, was presented with the Best Innovation in Mobile Video Technology Award at the 6th National Telecom Awards held in the Indian capital of New Delhi Tuesday.

The company won the accolade for its “Mobile Theater” video and audio compression software, which allows users of mobile handheld devices to store up to 50 film clips on a 2-GB T-card.

Kuo Keng-tsung, president of MediaTek’s India branch, told CNA that he is very happy his company has received the award because it is recognition of the company’s long-time innovation efforts.

He attributed the success to teamwork in the company and cooperation with its Indian partners.

The National Telecoms Awards are organized by the Communication Multimedia and Infrastructure Association of India, which has over 8,500 members and 50 international partners.