Dimensity 800U vs Dimensity 1000L

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Dimensity 800U (with Mali-G57 MC3 graphics) and Dimensity 1000L (Mali-G77 MC9). Here you will find the pros and cons of each chip, technical specs, and comprehensive tests in benchmarks, like AnTuTu and Geekbench.


General comparison of performance, power consumption, and other indicators
CPU Performance
Single and multi-core processor tests
Gaming Performance
GPU performance in games and OpenCL/Vulcan
Battery life
Efficiency of battery consumption
NanoReview Score
Overall chip score

Key Differences

Main differences and advantages of each chip
Pros of MediaTek Dimensity 800U
  • Higher GPU frequency (~22%)
  • Announced 9-months later
  • 9% higher CPU clock speed (2400 vs 2200 MHz)
Pros of MediaTek Dimensity 1000L
  • Supports 75% higher memory bandwidth (29.87 against 17.07 GB/s)
  • Shows better (up to 12%) AnTuTu 9 score – 429K vs 383K
  • Better instruction set architecture


Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
CPU 111703 143337
GPU 100841 139213
Memory 67669 81783
UX 104529 67831
Total score 383536 429754

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Multi-Core Score
Image compression 104.15 Mpixels/s -
Face detection 15.5 images/s -
Speech recognition 33.55 words/s -
Machine learning 28.4 images/s -
Camera shooting 14.7 images/s -
HTML 5 2.08 Mnodes/s -
SQLite 542.3 Krows/s -


Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 44 FPS
Call of Duty: Mobile 47 FPS
Fortnite 28 FPS
Shadowgun Legends 39 FPS
World of Tanks Blitz 51 FPS
Genshin Impact 35 FPS
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 55 FPS
Device Oppo Realme 7 5G
1080 x 2400
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.


Full list of technical specifications of Dimensity 800U and Dimensity 1000L


Architecture 2x 2.4 GHz – Cortex-A76
6x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
4x 2.2 GHz – Cortex-A77
4x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2400 MHz 2200 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8.2-A
Process 7 nanometers 7 nanometers
TDP 10 W 10 W


GPU name Mali-G57 MC3 Mali-G77 MC9
Architecture Valhall Valhall
GPU frequency 850 MHz 695 MHz
Execution units 3 9
Shading units 48 144
FLOPS - 800 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.1 1.1
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0
DirectX version 12 12


Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 2133 MHz 2133 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 17.07 Gbit/s 29.87 Gbit/s
Max size 12 GB 16 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Yes Yes
Storage type UFS 2.2 UFS 3.0
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 64MP, 2x 20MP 1x 80MP, 2x 32MP
Video capture 4K at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP9 H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9
Audio codecs AAC LC, MP3, HE-AACv1, HE-AACv2, FLAC AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV


Modem - Mediatek M70
4G support LTE Cat. 18 LTE Cat. 18
5G support Yes Yes
Download speed Up to 1200 Mbps Up to 1200 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 211 Mbps Up to 210 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 6
Bluetooth 5.1 5.1
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo


Announced August 2020 November 2019
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number MT6853T MT6885Z
Official page MediaTek Dimensity 800U official site MediaTek Dimensity 1000L official site

Cast your vote

So, which SoC would you choose?
11 (78.6%)
3 (21.4%)
Total votes: 14


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