Helio G88 vs Helio G35

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Helio G88 (with Mali-G52 MC2 graphics) and Helio G35 (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 G88
  • Shows significantly better (up to 2.1x) AnTuTu 9 score – 231K vs 108K
  • Higher GPU frequency (~47%)
  • Announced later
Pros of MediaTek Helio G35
  • 15% higher CPU clock speed (2300 vs 2000 MHz)
  • Supports 11% higher memory bandwidth (14.9 against 13.41 GB/s)


Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
Helio G88 +113%
CPU 56707 34029
GPU 54234 16569
Memory 42227 26942
UX 77806 30327
Total score 231775 108564

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Helio G88 +109%
Multi-Core Score
Helio G88 +87%
Image compression 84.1 Mpixels/s 27.3 Mpixels/s
Face detection 10.05 images/s 4.3 images/s
Speech recognition 25.5 words/s 9.73 words/s
Machine learning 19.4 images/s 6.17 images/s
Camera shooting 9.74 images/s 2.88 images/s
HTML 5 1.43 Mnodes/s 0.6 Mnodes/s
SQLite 422.95 Krows/s 137.2 Krows/s


A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
Graphics test 4 FPS -
Score 720 -


Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile - 23 FPS
Call of Duty: Mobile - 29 FPS
Shadowgun Legends - 30 FPS
World of Tanks Blitz - 43 FPS
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang - 29 FPS
Device - Xiaomi Poco C3
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 G88 and Helio G35


Architecture 2x 2 GHz – Cortex-A75
6x 1.8 GHz – Cortex-A55
8x 2.3 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2000 MHz 2300 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8.2-A
Process 12 nanometers 12 nanometers
TDP - 5 W


GPU name Mali-G52 MC2 IMG PowerVR GE8320
Architecture Bifrost Rogue
GPU frequency 1000 MHz 680 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 32 32
FLOPS 62 Gigaflops 54.4 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) Yes No
Storage type eMMC 5.1 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2400 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 64MP, 2x 16MP 1x 25MP, 2x 16MP
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, AV1
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, QZSS


Announced June 2021 June 2020
Class Mid range Low end
Model number MT6769H MT6765G
Official page MediaTek Helio G88 official site MediaTek Helio G35 official site

Cast your vote

So, which SoC would you choose?
150 (81.1%)
35 (18.9%)
Total votes: 185


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