Mediatek signs up to Open Handset Alliance

Fabless chip firm Mediatek said it has joined the Open Handset Alliance and so like 71 other companies said that Android rocks.

Who is in there with Mediatek? A lot of ig names including China Mobile, Acer, Alcatel, Asustek, NTT Docomo, Dell, Foxconn, HTC, Huawei, T-Mobile, Kyocera, Vodafone, ARM, Samsung, Broadcom, ZTE, Toshiba, Atheros. Oh, and Google of course.

Mediatek’s general manager of its wireless division said that his company was blissed out at joining in the advance of Android devices into the world.

Mediatek makes chipsets for different gadgets including smartphones.

It’s based in the Taiwanese Hsinchu science park. The Open Handset Alliance is here.