Helio G96 vs Dimensity 810

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Helio G96 (with Mali G57 MC2 graphics) and Dimensity 810 (Mali-G57 MC2). 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 G96
  • Higher GPU frequency (~12%)
Pros of MediaTek Dimensity 810
  • Has a smaller size transistor (6 versus 12 nm)
  • 17% higher CPU clock speed (2400 vs 2050 MHz)
  • Shows better (up to 22%) AnTuTu 9 score – 396K vs 324K

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
324852
396798
CPU 88351 114509
GPU 74097 89255
Memory 64690 77131
UX 97634 112028
Total score 324852 396798

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
543
630
Multi-Core Score
1890
1917

3DMark

A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
1095
1229
Stability 95% 99%
Graphics test 6 FPS 7 FPS
Score 1095 1229

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 72 FPS
[Low]
77 FPS
[Low]
Call of Duty: Mobile 42 FPS
[Medium]
42 FPS
[High]
Fortnite 26 FPS
[Low]
26 FPS
[Low]
Shadowgun Legends 58 FPS
[Low]
74 FPS
[Low]
World of Tanks Blitz 66 FPS
[Medium]
56 FPS
[Ultra]
Genshin Impact 23 FPS
[Low]
37 FPS
[Low]
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 51 FPS
[Ultra]
59 FPS
[Ultra]
Device Xiaomi Poco M4 Pro
1080 x 2400
Xiaomi Poco M4 Pro 5G
1080 x 2400
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Helio G96 and Dimensity 810

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.05 GHz – Cortex-A76
6x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
2x 2.4 GHz – Cortex-A76
6x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2050 MHz 2400 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8.2-A
L1 cache - 512 KB
L2 cache - 1 MB
L3 cache - 2 MB
Process 12 nanometers 6 nanometers
Transistor count - 12 billion
TDP - 8 W

Graphics

GPU name Mali G57 MC2 Mali-G57 MC2
Architecture Valhall Valhall
GPU frequency 950 MHz 850 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 32 32
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 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 17.1 Gbit/s 17.07 Gbit/s
Max size 10 GB 16 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Yes Yes
Storage type eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.2 UFS 2.2
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 108MP, 2x 16MP 1x 64MP, 2x 16MP
Video capture 2K at 30FPS, 1K at 60FPS 2K at 30FPS
Video playback 2K at 30FPS, 1080p at 60FPS 2K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP9 H.264, H.265, VP9
Audio codecs AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AAC LC, MP3, HE-AACv1, HE-AACv2, FLAC

Connectivity

4G support LTE Cat. 13 LTE Cat. 18
5G support No Yes
Download speed - Up to 1200 Mbps
Upload speed - Up to 200 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 5
Bluetooth 5.2 5.1
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, NAVIC GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, NAVIC

Info

Announced June 2021 August 2021
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number MT6781 MT6833V
Official page MediaTek Helio G96 official site MediaTek Dimensity 810 official site

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Comments

Please give your opinion on the comparison of Dimensity 810 and Helio G96, or ask any questions
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sam 25 August 2022 00:11
POCO M4 Pro 4G is slightly better than 5G Edition...  in 4G edition the Display is AMOLED but in 5G edition, unfortunately, comes with LCD IPS and Camera in 4G edition comes with 64MP but the 5G Edition comes with 50MP... I think that D810 will not change my opinion on M4 Pro 4G :-)
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Poteto 21 April 2022 19:34
M4 pro vs M4 pro 5G.
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