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MediaTek Helio G88 vs HiSilicon Kirin 820 5G benchmark which processor is better

MediaTek Helio G88 vs HiSilicon Kirin 820 5G

Comparisons   24-08-2021
   Comprehensive comparison data of MediaTek Helio G88 vs HiSilicon Kirin 820 5G, examination of graphics processors (GPU). A step-by-step analysis of all the technical characteristics of the processors, so that it can be easier to understand, is made by the table. From the comparison video, you can get the results of joint testing in software tests such as AnTuTu, Geekbench, 3DMark, Neocore, Quadrant, PassMark, PCMark, Vellamo, GFXBench, and how good the SoCs are in games Madout2, Minecraft, Fortnite, Call of Duty, GTA, PUBG, Asphalt 9 etc.
   After reading the results of parallel tests and videos, you can already make an briefed decision about which chipset is better to buy Helio G88 or Kirin 820 5G.

MediaTek Helio G88
HiSilicon Kirin 820 5G

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
Helio G8861% Kirin 820 5G74%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
Helio G8858% Kirin 820 5G76%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
Helio G8859% Kirin 820 5G71%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
Helio G88 Kirin 820 5G
Total score262278371861

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
Helio G88 Kirin 820 5G

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
Helio G88 Kirin 820 5G
Frequency2000 MHz2360 MHz
Lithography12 nm7 nm
Transistors count
Core configuration2x2.00 GHz ARM Cortex-A75
6x1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
1x2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A76
3x2.22 GHz ARM Cortex-A76
3x1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
Power consumption (TDP)5 W5 W
Memory typeLPDDR4xLPDDR4x
Max. Memory8 Gb12 Gb
Memory Frequency18001600
Memory bandwidth31.78
Neural Processor (NPU)NoNo
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 Kirin 820 5G is 15% better than Helio G88 in terms of CPU frequency. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUMali-G52 2EEMC2Mali-G57 MP6
GPU Frequency950 MHz850 MHz
# of Cores26
# of Shader Units
Display2520 x 1080 pixels2560 x 1600 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 Mobile28.629.7
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)46.257.2
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra41.147.6
Call of Duty: Mobile36.639.6
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)43.948.9
Minecraft: Pocket Edition60.474.7
Real Racing 362.771.4
Sniper 3D79.990.4
Need for Speed No Limits66.166.6
Mortal Kombat X60.554.7
CSR Racing 245.957.1
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.

Camera resolution64 MP48 MP
Dual Camera resolution16 MP24 MP
Image Signal Processor (ISP)
Video Encoding FPS6060
Video Encoding resolution2K, FullHD4K, 2K, FullHD
Codec supportH.264, H.265/HEVCH.264, H.265/HEVC

Networks and Navigation
Modem4G LTE WorldMode modem 21
Download speed300 MBit/s.7350 MBit/s.
Upload speed150 MBit/s.3400 MBit/s.
NavigationGPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeidouGPS, Galileo, Glonass, Beidou
NFC supportNoNo
5G supportYesNo

The number of parameters for which MediaTek Helio G88 is better: 5
The number of parameters for which HiSilicon Kirin 820 5G is better: 28
   You need to understand that you should not sightlessly trust the software comparison of the table. It is better to just watch the full video of joint testing and listen to what people say who really appreciated the capabilities of both SoCs, 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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• Antutu 8
• GeekBench 5 mobile

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