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HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G vs Samsung Exynos 1080 benchmark which processor is better

HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G vs Samsung Exynos 1080

Comparisons   11-03-2021
   Well, which chip or processor is better? Full data of speed tests and benchmarks HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G vs Samsung Exynos 1080, comparison of GPUs Mali-G76 MP18 and Mali-G78 MP24.

   This performance comparison involves two processors: Kirin 990 5G is octa-core (ARM Cortex-A76) and Exynos 1080 is octa-core (ARM Cortex-A78). Both processors went through battery life test and power consumption test. A step-by-step analysis of all the specifications of the CPUs, to make it easier to read, is presented in the form of the table.

   From the video comparison, you can get the results of parallel benchmarking in synthetic type tests such as PCMark, Geekbench 5, Octane V2, 3DMark, Neocore, PassMark, Quadrant, GFXBench, Mozilla Kraken, AnTuTu 8, WebXPRT 3, Vellamo, and how good the processors are in games Garena Free Fire - The Cobra, Sniper 3D, Fortnite, Minecraft Bedrock, Mortal Kombat, Call of Duty: Mobile, Real Racing 3, PUBG etc.

   After looking at the data these benchmarks and videos, you already be able to figure out which CPU is better to buy Kirin 990 5G or Exynos 1080 and which chip is better for gaming: Asphalt 9, CSR Racing 2, Madout2, Need for Speed No Limits.

 
HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G
Samsung Exynos 1080

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 990 5G88% Exynos 108099%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
Kirin 990 5G77% Exynos 108091%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
Kirin 990 5G83% Exynos 108097%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
Kirin 990 5G Exynos 1080
Total score456731676347
CPU145457196254
GPU153240275018
MEM85197106639
UX7253798702

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
Kirin 990 5G Exynos 1080
Single-Core9451023
Multi-Core31183731

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
Kirin 990 5G Exynos 1080
Frequency2860 MHz3000 MHz
Cores88
Bit6464
Lithography7 nm5 nm
Transistors count
Core configuration2x2.86 GHz ARM Cortex-A76
2x2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A76
4x1.95 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
4x3.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A78
4x3.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
Power consumption (TDP)6 W9 W
Memory typeLPDDR4xLPDDR5
Max. Memory12 Gb8 Gb
Memory Frequency16001866
Memory bandwidth31.7844
Neural Processor (NPU)YesYes
L1 cache
L2 cache512 KB
L3 cache4 MB
Instruction set architecture (ISA)ARMv8-AARMv8.3-A
In this comparison block, you should pay attention to the differences in clock speed and the number of cores. Here Exynos 1080 is 4% better than Kirin 990 5G in terms of CPU frequency. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUMali-G76 MP18Mali-G78 MP24
GPU Frequency950 MHz650 MHz
GFloPS581.141076
# of Cores1824
# 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 Mobile28.425.5
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)57.579.5
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra59.647.7
Call of Duty: Mobile43.643.1
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)50.767.7
Minecraft: Pocket Edition77.299.7
Real Racing 374.559.6
Sniper 3D131.176.3
Need for Speed No Limits83.457.2
Mortal Kombat X86.469.2
CSR Racing 265.666.8
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 resolution32 MP240 MP
Dual Camera resolution48 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
Modem21Exynos Modem 5200
Download speed1400 MBit/s.14000 MBit/s.
Upload speed900 MBit/s.12000 MBit/s.
NavigationGPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeidouGalileo, QZSS, GPS, Glonass, Beidou, SBAS
NFC supportYesNo
5G supportYesNo


Result:
The number of parameters for which HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G is better: 13
The number of parameters for which Samsung Exynos 1080 is better: 27
   You need to know that you should not blindly trust the software comparison of the table. You can watch benchmark video from beginning to end of joint testing and listen to what those who really appreciated the capabilities of both processors think, and also read the test results on the links under the article.
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