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Helio G80 vs Helio G25

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Helio G80 (with Mali-G52 MP2 graphics) and Helio G25 (IMG 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 G80
  • Shows significantly better (up to 2.2x) AnTuTu 8 score – 199K vs 89K
  • Higher GPU frequency (~46%)
  • Performs 31% better in floating-point computations
Pros of MediaTek Helio G25
  • Supports 11% higher memory bandwidth (14.9 against 13.41 GB/s)
  • Better instruction set architecture


Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 8

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
Helio G80 +122%
CPU 74423 36384
GPU 44670 12328
Memory 43475 24374
UX 41133 15441
Total score 199737 89904

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Helio G80 +157%
Multi-Core Score
Helio G80 +177%


Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 30 FPS
Call of Duty: Mobile 30 FPS
Fortnite 27 FPS
Shadowgun Legends 52 FPS
World of Tanks Blitz 53 FPS
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 54 FPS
Device Realme 6i
720 x 1600
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.


Full list of technical specifications of Helio G80 and Helio G25


Architecture 2x 2 GHz – Cortex-A75
6x 1.8 GHz – Cortex-A55
8x 2 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2000 MHz 2000 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8.2-A
Process 12 nanometers 12 nanometers
TDP 5 W 5 W


GPU name Mali-G52 MP2 IMG PowerVR GE8320
Architecture Bifrost Rogue
GPU frequency 950 MHz 650 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 32 64
FLOPS 54.6 Gigaflops 41.8 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.0 1.1
OpenCL version 2.0 1.2
DirectX version 12 12


Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 1800 MHz 1600 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 13.41 Gbit/s 14.9 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB 6 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Neural Engine No
Storage type eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2400 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 48MP, 2x 16MP 1x 21MP, 2x 13MP
Video capture 2K at 30FPS 1K at 30FPS
Video playback 2K at 30FPS 1080p at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP9 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 100 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 5
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo


Announced February 2020 June 2020
Class Mid range Low end
Official page MediaTek Helio G80 official site MediaTek Helio G25 official site

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