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Helio G90T vs Kirin 810

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Helio G90T (with Mali-G76MC4 graphics) and HiSilicon Kirin 810 (Mali-G52 MP6). 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 HiSilicon Kirin 810
  • Performs 3x better in floating-point computations
  • Has a smaller size transistor (7 versus 12 nm)
  • 7% higher CPU clock speed (2200 vs 2050 MHz)
  • Shows better (up to 14%) AnTuTu 8 score – 323K vs 284K

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 8

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
284418
Kirin 810 +14%
323559
CPU 97777 103259
GPU 79772 85059
Memory 57178 69725
UX 45700 58333
Total score 284418 323559

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Kirin 810 +23%
610
Multi-Core Score
1628
Kirin 810 +24%
2011
Image compression 96.4 Mpixels/s -
Face detection 14 images/s -
Speech recognition 30.8 words/s -
Machine learning 26.1 images/s -
Camera shooting 13.1 images/s -
HTML 5 1.89 Mnodes/s -
SQLite 499.9 Krows/s -

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 52 FPS
[Low]
30 FPS
[High]
Call of Duty: Mobile 41 FPS
[Ultra]
41 FPS
[Ultra]
Fortnite 29 FPS
[Low]
29 FPS
[Medium]
Shadowgun Legends - 43 FPS
[Ultra]
World of Tanks Blitz 46 FPS
[Ultra]
59 FPS
[Ultra]
Genshin Impact 27 FPS
[Medium]
-
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 55 FPS
[High]
60 FPS
[Ultra]
Device Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro
1080 x 2340
Huawei Honor 9X
1080 x 2340
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Helio G90T and Kirin 810

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.05 GHz – Cortex-A76
6x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
2x 2.2 GHz – Cortex-A76
6x 1.9 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2050 MHz 2200 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8.2-A
L1 cache - 256 KB
L2 cache - 1 MB
Process 12 nanometers 7 nanometers
Transistor count - 6.9 billion
TDP 5 W 5 W

Graphics

GPU name Mali-G76MC4 Mali-G52 MP6
Architecture Bifrost Rogue
GPU frequency 800 MHz 820 MHz
Execution units 4 6
Shading units 64 96
FLOPS 184 Gigaflops 551 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.1 1.1
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0
DirectX version 12 12

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 2133 MHz 2133 MHz
Bus 2x 32 Bit 4x 16 Bit
Max size 10 GB 8 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Da Vinci Yes
Storage type eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1 eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 3840 x 2160
Max camera resolution 1x 64MP, 2x 24MP 1x 48MP, 2x 20MP
Video capture 4K at 30FPS 1K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 30FPS 1080p at 60FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265 H.264, H.265
Audio codecs AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

4G support LTE Cat. 12 LTE Cat. 12
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 600 Mbps Up to 600 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 6
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo

Info

Announced July 2019 June 2019
Class Mid range Mid range
Official page MediaTek Helio G90T official site -

Cast your vote

So, which SoC would you choose?
153 (25.5%)
447 (74.5%)
Total votes: 600

Comments

Please give your opinion on the comparison of Kirin 810 and Helio G90T, or ask any questions
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Fred 05 July 2020 22:06
That was for xiaomo not kirin
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Noname 28 May 2020 18:45
Kirin 810 Video capture 4K at 30FPS is false informaion.
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Jabeast 19 March 2020 18:27
Gaming performance on kirin 810 is better than helio g90t...
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llDoomSlayerll 02 July 2020 21:20
Mediatek G90T has 512 gflops but Kirin 810 has 551 gflops, difference is minimal. At least you can root and install custom roms on Xiaomi devices, but in Huawei devices you are really screwed
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