Dimensity 920 vs Dimensity 1200

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Dimensity 920 (with Mali-G68 MC4 graphics) and Dimensity 1200 (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.

Review

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 920
  • Announced 7-months later
  • Higher GPU frequency (~7%)
Pros of MediaTek Dimensity 1200
  • Shows better (up to 36%) AnTuTu 9 score – 673K vs 496K
  • 20% higher CPU clock speed (3000 vs 2500 MHz)

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
496131
673825
CPU 138581 171453
GPU 137486 236472
Memory 87867 120484
UX 130118 145025
Total score 496131 673825

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Multi-Core Score
3349
Image compression - 175.7 Mpixels/s
Face detection - 31.8 images/s
Speech recognition - 40 words/s
Machine learning - 52.1 images/s
Camera shooting - 27.2 images/s
HTML 5 - 3.88 Mnodes/s
SQLite - 945.7 Krows/s

3DMark

A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
4224
Stability 99% 90%
Graphics test 13 FPS 25 FPS
Score 2298 4224

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 64 FPS
[Ultra]
68 FPS
[Ultra]
Call of Duty: Mobile 59 FPS
[High]
60 FPS
[High]
Fortnite 27 FPS
[Low]
28 FPS
[Low]
Shadowgun Legends 68 FPS
[Medium]
71 FPS
[Ultra]
World of Tanks Blitz 59 FPS
[Ultra]
88 FPS
[Ultra]
Genshin Impact 46 FPS
[Medium]
51 FPS
[Ultra]
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 53 FPS
[Ultra]
60 FPS
[Ultra]
Device Oppo Realme 9 Pro Plus
1080 x 2400
Oppo Realme GT Neo
1080 x 2400
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Dimensity 920 and Dimensity 1200

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.5 GHz – Cortex-A78
6x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
1x 3 GHz – Cortex-A78
3x 2.6 GHz – Cortex-A78
4x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2500 MHz 3000 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8.2-A
L3 cache 2 MB -
Process 6 nanometers 6 nanometers
Transistor count 12 billion -
TDP 10 W 10 W

Graphics

GPU name Mali-G68 MC4 Mali-G77 MC9
Architecture Valhall 2 Valhall
GPU frequency 950 MHz 886 MHz
Execution units 4 9
Shading units 64 144
FLOPS 684 Gigaflops -
Vulkan version 1.1 1.1
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0
DirectX version 12 12

Memory

Memory type LPDDR5 LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 3200 MHz 4266 MHz
Bus 4x 16 Bit 4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth - 34.1 Gbit/s
Max size 16 GB 16 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Yes Yes
Storage type UFS 2.1, UFS 2.2, UFS 3.1 UFS 3.1
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 108MP, 2x 20MP 1x 200MP, 2x 32MP
Video capture 4K at 30FPS 4K at 60FPS
Video playback 4K at 30FPS 4K at 60FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, AV1, VP9 H.264, H.265, AV1, VP9
Audio codecs AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

4G support LTE Cat. 18 LTE Cat. 19
5G support Yes Yes
Download speed Up to 1200 Mbps Up to 1600 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 316 Mbps -
Wi-Fi 6 6
Bluetooth 5.2 5.2
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, NAVIC GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, NAVIC

Info

Announced August 2021 January 2021
Class Mid range Flagship
Model number MT6877T MT6893
Official page MediaTek Dimensity 920 official site MediaTek Dimensity 1200 official site

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Comments

Please give your opinion on the comparison of Dimensity 1200 and Dimensity 920, or ask any questions
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Salloum 25 July 2022 12:28
Are you sure ! Only 150 mg download speed !!?
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Sam 18 July 2022 22:03
Which one is the best in pubg?
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Koorosh 23 December 2021 01:51
It's really funny that the dimensity 1200 Instruction set ARMv8.2-A Dim because dimensity 1200 is the flagship chipset and this decision of MediaTek really does not make sense. We have this Instruction set We have ARMv8.2-A in mid-range and sometimes low-end chipsets 😂😂 Strange
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Pazzi 16 October 2022 09:20
Dimensity 1200 is the best amongst all
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