Helio G25 vs Helio A22

We compared the 8-core MediaTek Helio G25 (IMG PowerVR GE8320) with the older 4-core Helio A22 (PowerVR GE8320) SoC. 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 Helio G25
  • Has 4 more cores
  • Announced 2-years and 1-month later
  • Supports 7% higher memory bandwidth (14.9 against 13.9 GB/s)
  • Shows better (up to 7%) AnTuTu 9 score – 94K vs 88K
  • Better instruction set architecture

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
Helio G25 +7%
94604
88640
CPU 36605 32854
GPU 12376 4504
Memory 24580 29199
UX 20429 22008
Total score 94604 88640

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
136
Helio A22 +20%
163
Multi-Core Score
475
Helio A22 +14%
543
Image compression 24.5 Mpixels/s 21.55 Mpixels/s
Face detection 4.89 images/s 4.32 images/s
Speech recognition 9.52 words/s 9.3 words/s
Machine learning 5.54 images/s 5.34 images/s
Camera shooting 2.55 images/s 2.22 images/s
HTML 5 0.55 Mnodes/s 0.56 Mnodes/s
SQLite 138.45 Krows/s 141.75 Krows/s

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Helio G25 and Helio A22

CPU

Architecture 8x 2 GHz – Cortex-A53 4x 2 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 4
Frequency 2000 MHz 2000 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8-A
L1 cache - 32 KB
Process 12 nanometers 12 nanometers
TDP 5 W 4 W

Graphics

GPU name IMG PowerVR GE8320 PowerVR GE8320
Architecture Rogue Rogue
GPU frequency 650 MHz 660 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 64 64
FLOPS 41.8 Gigaflops 42.8 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.1 1.0
OpenCL version 1.2 1.2
DirectX version 12 12

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 1600 MHz 1800 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 14.9 Gbit/s 13.9 Gbit/s
Max size 6 GB 6 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) No NeuroPilot
Storage type eMMC 5.1 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 2400 x 1080 1600 x 720
Max camera resolution 1x 21MP, 2x 13MP 1x 21MP, 2x 13MP
Video capture 1K at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video playback 1080p at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265 H.264, H.265
Audio codecs AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

4G support LTE Cat. 7 LTE Cat. 7
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 300 Mbps Up to 300 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 5
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo GPS, GLONASS, Beidou

Info

Announced June 2020 June 2018
Class Low end Low end
Model number MT6762G MT6762M
Official page MediaTek Helio G25 official site MediaTek Helio A22 official site

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