Helio G95 vs Helio G85

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Helio G95 (with Mali-G76 3EEMC4 graphics) and Helio G85 (Mali-G52 MP2). 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 G95
  • Performs 3.6x better in floating-point computations
  • Shows significantly better (up to 45%) AnTuTu 9 score – 335K vs 231K
  • Better instruction set architecture
Pros of MediaTek Helio G85
  • Higher GPU frequency (~11%)

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
Helio G95 +45%
335456
231169
CPU 95615 70862
GPU 85900 38305
Memory 54379 50771
UX 98554 69280
Total score 335456 231169

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Helio G95 +44%
518
360
Multi-Core Score
Helio G95 +27%
1615
1276
Image compression 98 Mpixels/s 80.9 Mpixels/s
Face detection 14.4 images/s 11.9 images/s
Speech recognition 30.5 words/s 24.2 words/s
Machine learning 26.4 images/s 18.5 images/s
Camera shooting 13.7 images/s 9.29 images/s
HTML 5 1.93 Mnodes/s 1.55 Mnodes/s
SQLite 500.3 Krows/s 407.8 Krows/s

3DMark

A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
Helio G95 +91%
1350
708
Stability 98% 97%
Graphics test 8 FPS 4 FPS
Score 1350 708

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 51 FPS
[Low]
45 FPS
[High]
Call of Duty: Mobile 38 FPS
[Ultra]
40 FPS
[Medium]
Fortnite 27 FPS
[Low]
21 FPS
[Low]
Shadowgun Legends 57 FPS
[Low]
49 FPS
[Low]
World of Tanks Blitz 48 FPS
[High]
51 FPS
[Medium]
Genshin Impact 27 FPS
[Low]
-
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 52 FPS
[Ultra]
46 FPS
[Ultra]
Device Realme 7
1080 x 2400
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9
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 G95 and Helio G85

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.05 GHz – Cortex-A76
6x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
2x 2 GHz – Cortex-A75
6x 1.8 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2050 MHz 2000 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8-A
Process 12 nanometers 12 nanometers
TDP 5 W 5 W

Graphics

GPU name Mali-G76 3EEMC4 Mali-G52 MP2
Architecture Bifrost Bifrost
GPU frequency 900 MHz 1000 MHz
Execution units 4 2
Shading units 64 32
FLOPS 195.8 Gigaflops 54 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.1 1.0
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0
DirectX version 12 12

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 2133 MHz 1800 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth - 13.41 Gbit/s
Max size 10 GB 8 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Da Vinci Neural Engine
Storage type eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1 eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 64MP, 2x 24MP 1x 48MP, 2x 16MP
Video capture 4K at 30FPS 2K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 30FPS 2K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP9 H.264, H.265, VP9
Audio codecs AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

4G support LTE Cat. 12 LTE Cat. 7
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 600 Mbps Up to 300 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 100 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 5
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo

Info

Announced September 2020 April 2020
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number MT6785V/CD MT6769Z
Official page MediaTek Helio G95 official site MediaTek Helio G85 official site

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