Helio G37 vs Helio G36

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Helio G37 (with PowerVR GE8320 graphics) and Helio G36 (PowerVR GE8320). 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 Helio G37
  • Shows better (up to 12%) AnTuTu 9 score – 114K vs 101K
  • 5% higher CPU clock speed (2300 vs 2200 MHz)
Pros of MediaTek Helio G36
  • Announced 1-year and 8-months later


Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
Helio G37 +12%
CPU 33595 30491
GPU 16969 16926
Memory 25788 25517
UX 38644 29281
Total score 114176 101683

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Helio G37 +2%
Multi-Core Score
Helio G37 +31%


Full list of technical specifications of Helio G37 and Helio G36


Architecture 4x 2.3 GHz – Cortex-A53
4x 1.8 GHz – Cortex-A53
4x 2.2 GHz – Cortex-A53
4x 1.8 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2300 MHz 2200 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8.2-A
Process 12 nanometers 12 nanometers
TDP 2.2 W 2.2 W


GPU name PowerVR GE8320 PowerVR GE8320
Architecture Rogue Rogue
GPU frequency 680 MHz 680 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 64 64
FLOPS 56 Gigaflops 56 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.1 1.1
OpenCL version 1.2 1.2
DirectX version 12 12


Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 1600 MHz 1600 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 13.9 Gbit/s 13.9 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB 8 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) No No
Storage type eMMC 5.1 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 2400 x 1080 2400 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 50MP, 2x 13MP 1x 50MP, 2x 13MP
Video capture 1K at 30FPS 1K at 30FPS
Video playback 1080p at 30FPS 1080p at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265 H.264, H.265
Audio codecs AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV


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, QZSS GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS


Announced June 2020 February 2022
Class Low end Low end
Model number MT6765H -
Official page MediaTek Helio G37 official site MediaTek Helio G36 official site

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Total votes: 41


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