The G2 on 5G Podcast – Standalone Edition – 5G Satellite with Cliff Lin at MediaTek Analyst Day

By Will Townsend, Anshel Sag - May 3, 2023

Moor Insights & Strategy Principal Analysts sit down with MediaTek’s Cliff Lin, Assistant GM at MediaTek to talk about 5G satellite technology and innovation at the MediaTek Analyst Day 2023. They cover:

  1. Cliff, could you possibly let our audience know what areas of MediaTek’s broad product offerings that you cover
  2. MediaTek has talked a lot about satellite around the smartphone experience, can you tell our audience about MediaTek’s satellite capabilities today and what devices MediaTek’s chipsets enable? How is MediaTek’s approach different from the competition?
  3. Many people are talking about satellite as the next-generation satellite connectivity, but it won’t necessarily replace cellular connectivity in most applications; what’s the future of satellite communications on smartphones?
  4. What are some of the applications of satellite connectivity that are available today, and where do you see it going into the future with next-generation constellations and the embrace of NTN-NR?
  5. What do you think comes after NTN-NR? Will it be a 5G technology or a 6G?

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Will Townsend

Will Townsend manages the networking and security practices for Moor Insights & Strategy focused on carrier infrastructure providers, carrier services, enterprise networking and security. He brings over 30 years of technology industry experience in a variety of product, marketing, channel, business development and sales roles to his advisory position.

Anshel Sag
VP & Principal Analyst | Website

Anshel Sag is Moor Insights & Strategy’s in-house millennial with over 15 years of experience in the IT industry. Anshel has had extensive experience working with consumers and enterprises while interfacing with both B2B and B2C relationships, gaining empathy and understanding of what users really want. Some of his earliest experience goes back as far as his childhood when he started PC gaming at the ripe of old age of 5 while building his first PC at 11 and learning his first programming languages at 13.