According to MediaTek, the partnership is aimed at accelerating 4G accessibility and fuelling faster smartphone adoption in the country.

The company, which conducted a survey to gauge the needs of the Indian market, said that new processors would cater to consumer problems with respect to processor speed, battery life and multimedia features in the smartphones vertical.

As a part of this collaboration, Micromax will be the first brand to launch a device on the new Helio premium platform using the Helio X10.