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Apple A12Z Bionic vs MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus benchmark which processor is better

Apple A12Z Bionic vs MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus

Comparisons   11-03-2021
   Well, which processor or chip is better? Comprehensive comparison data of benchmarks Apple A12Z Bionic vs MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus, speed examination of GPUs Mali-G77 MC9 and Apple A12Z Bionic.

   This performance comparison involves two processors: A12Z Bionic is octa-core (Vortex) and Dimensity 1000 Plus is octa-core (ARM Cortex-A77). Both processors went through battery life test and power consumption test. A thorough review of all the technical characteristics of the SoCs, to make it easier to understand, is summarized in the table.

   From the video comparison, you can get the results of joint benchmarking in synthetic type tests such as PassMark, Geekbench, Mozilla Kraken, 3DMark, GFXBench, Octane V2, WebXPRT 3, Quadrant, Vellamo, AnTuTu 8, Neocore, PCMark, even the gaming performance of SoCs in Sniper 3D, Call of Duty: Mobile, Mortal Kombat, Minecraft Bedrock, Fortnite, PUBG, Garena Free Fire - The Cobra, Real Racing 3 etc.

   After reading the results of all benchmarks and videos, you can already make an briefed decision about which chipset is better to buy A12Z Bionic or Dimensity 1000 Plus and which chip is better for gaming: CSR Racing 2, Need for Speed No Limits, Madout2, Asphalt 9.

 
Apple A12Z Bionic
MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus

Summary benchmark results

As a percentage of the maximum value based on a sample from the entire base of all processors

CPU Benchmark
Based on Antutu and Geekbench score
A12Z Bionic99% Dimensity 1000 Plus90%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
A12Z Bionic99% Dimensity 1000 Plus69%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
A12Z Bionic95% Dimensity 1000 Plus84%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
A12Z Bionic Dimensity 1000 Plus
Total score729707502425
CPU179367163368
GPU371998139627
MEM95242106600
UX7521793142

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
A12Z Bionic Dimensity 1000 Plus
Single-Core13321069
Multi-Core46613316

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
A12Z Bionic Dimensity 1000 Plus
Frequency2490 MHz2600 MHz
Cores88
Bit6464
Lithography7 nm7 nm
Transistors count10000 millions
Core configuration4x2.49GHz Vortex
4x1.6 GHz Tempest
4x2.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A77
4x2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
Power consumption (TDP)6 W10 W
Memory typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4x
Max. Memory16 Gb16 Gb
Memory Frequency21332133
Memory bandwidth4229.87
Neural Processor (NPU)YesYes
L1 cache48 KB
L2 cache4 MB
L3 cache8 MB8 MB
Instruction set architecture (ISA)ARMv8.4-AARMv8.3-A
In this comparison block, you should pay attention to the differences in clock speed and the number of cores. Here Dimensity 1000 Plus is 4% better than A12Z Bionic in terms of CPU frequency. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUApple A12Z BionicMali-G77 MC9
GPU Frequency2500 MHz800 MHz
GFloPS1486504
# of Cores89
# of Shader Units
Display2732 x 2048 pixels2520 x 1080 pixels
The frequency of the GPU does not always directly indicate its performance. To fully evaluate all the capabilities of a graphics chip, you should take into account the number of Shader Units and Cores, as well as how many GFlops it has.

Gaming benchmark
Fortnite Mobile28.830.1
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)86.544.7
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra52.457.7
Call of Duty: Mobile48.454.6
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)74.936.4
Minecraft: Pocket Edition107.757.3
Real Racing 3104.8115.4
Sniper 3D115.3109.6
Need for Speed No Limits62.980.8
Mortal Kombat X83.892.3
CSR Racing 268.169.2
The numbers in this table indicate the maximum FPS that was received on the device with the corresponding processor. Depending on the configuration of the gadget and graphics quality settings (Ultra, Medium, Normal), the results may differ quite significantly. We recommend that you better study the results of the Antutu 8 and GeekBench 5.2 becnmarks.

Cameras
Camera resolution12 MP80 MP
Dual Camera resolution12 MP32 MP
Image Signal Processor (ISP)Apple ISP
Video Encoding FPS960240
Video Encoding resolution4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD4K, 2K, FullHD
Codec supportDolby Vision, H.265 (HEVC), HDR10+, HLG, HDR10, H.264 (AVC), VP8, VP9H.264, H.265/HEVC


Networks and Navigation
ModemIntel XMM 7560 LTESub 6GHz 5G Multi-Mode
Download speed1000 MBit/s.4700 MBit/s.
Upload speed350 MBit/s.2500 MBit/s.
NavigationBeidou, GPS, GLONASS, GalileoGPS, Galileo, Glonass, Beidou
NFC supportYesNo
5G supportYesNo


Result:
The number of parameters for which Apple A12Z Bionic is better: 22
The number of parameters for which MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus is better: 16
   You need to understand that you should not sightlessly trust the automatic comparison on the table. You can watch benchmark video from beginning to end of joint comparison and hear what those who really appreciated the capabilities of both processors think, as well as read the test results at the links below.
• Devices lists
• Benchmarks
• PUBG mobile
• Fortnite Mobile
• Antutu 8
• 3DMark
• GeekBench 5 mobile


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• PUBG mobile
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• 3DMark
• GeekBench 5 mobile
• Antutu 8


CPU Versus Battle
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• Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G Vs MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus
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