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HiSilicon Kirin 9000 vs Samsung Exynos 990 benchmark which processor is better

HiSilicon Kirin 9000 vs Samsung Exynos 990

Comparisons   11-03-2021
   Well, which chip or processor is better? Full comparison data of benchmarks HiSilicon Kirin 9000 vs Samsung Exynos 990, speed examination of GPUs Mali-G77 MP11 and Mali-G78 MP24.

   This performance comparison involves two processors: Kirin 9000 is octa-core (ARM Cortex-A77) and Exynos 990 is octa-core (Exynos M5 Mongoose). Both processors went through battery life test and power consumption test. A step-by-step analysis of all the technical characteristics of the SoCs, so that it can be easier to understand, is summarized in the table.

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

   After reading the results these benchmarks and videos, you already be able to understand which CPU is better to buy Kirin 9000 or Exynos 990 and which chip is better for gaming: Asphalt 9, CSR Racing 2, Madout2, Need for Speed No Limits.

 
HiSilicon Kirin 9000
Samsung Exynos 990

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
Kirin 900099% Exynos 99093%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
Kirin 900093% Exynos 99075%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
Kirin 900095% Exynos 99090%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
Kirin 9000 Exynos 990
Total score698731520426
CPU222644150964
GPU234492211669
MEM13049982183
UX11081575906

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
Kirin 9000 Exynos 990
Single-Core10231108
Multi-Core37143435

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
Kirin 9000 Exynos 990
Frequency313 MHz3300 MHz
Cores88
Bit6464
Lithography5 nm7 nm
Transistors count
Core configuration1x3
13 GHz ARM Cortex-A77
3x2.54 GHz ARM Cortex-A72
4x2.06 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
2x2.93 GHz Exynos M5 Mongoose
2x2.56 GHz ARM Cortex-A76
4x2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
Power consumption (TDP)6 W9 W
Memory typeLPDDR5, LPDDR4xLPDDR5
Max. Memory16 Gb16 Gb
Memory Frequency16001866
Memory bandwidth4444
Neural Processor (NPU)YesYes
L1 cache
L2 cache
L3 cache
Instruction set architecture (ISA)ARMv8.2-AARMv8.2-A
In this comparison block, you should pay attention to the differences in clock speed and the number of cores. Here Exynos 990 is 90% better than Kirin 9000 in terms of CPU frequency. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUMali-G78 MP24Mali-G77 MP11
GPU Frequency650 MHz800 MHz
GFloPS1076786
# of Cores2411
# of Shader Units
Display2560 x 1600 pixels4096 x 2160 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 Mobile27.361.6
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)83.955.2
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra50.661.5
Call of Duty: Mobile46.461.7
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)71.349.3
Minecraft: Pocket Edition103.175.3
Real Racing 388.6123
Sniper 3D65.8116.9
Need for Speed No Limits60.786.1
Mortal Kombat X65.880
CSR Racing 260.780
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 resolution128 MP108 MP
Dual Camera resolution64 MP25 MP
Image Signal Processor (ISP)
Video Encoding FPS60120
Video Encoding resolution4K, 2K, FullHD8K, 4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD
Codec supportH.264, H.265/HEVCH.264, 10-bit H.265/HEVC, VP9


Networks and Navigation
ModemBalong 5GExynos Modem 5123
Download speed15000 MBit/s.7350 MBit/s.
Upload speed14000 MBit/s.3486 MBit/s.
NavigationGPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeidouSBAS, QZSS, Galileo, GPS, Glonass, Beidou
NFC supportYesNo
5G supportYesNo


Result:
The number of parameters for which HiSilicon Kirin 9000 is better: 20
The number of parameters for which Samsung Exynos 990 is better: 15
   Please note that you do not need to blindly trust the automatic comparison on the table. You can watch benchmark video from beginning to end of parallel comparison and listen to what people think who really appreciated the capabilities of both chipsets Kirin 9000 and Exynos 990, as well as read the test results at the links below.
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• PUBG mobile
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• 3DMark
• Antutu 8
• GeekBench 5 mobile


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• 3DMark
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CPU Versus Battle
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