Helio G99 vs Dimensity 8050

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Helio G99 (with Mali-G57 MP2 graphics) and Dimensity 8050 (Mali-G77 MP9). 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/Vulkan
Battery life
Efficiency of battery consumption
NanoReview Score
Overall chip score

Key Differences

Main differences and advantages of each chip
Pros of MediaTek Helio G99
  • Higher GPU frequency (~29%)
Pros of MediaTek Dimensity 8050
  • Performs 3.5x better in floating-point computations
  • Supports 99% higher memory bandwidth (34.1 against 17.1 GB/s)
  • Shows significantly better (up to 74%) AnTuTu 10 score – 726K vs 416K
  • 36% higher CPU clock speed (3000 vs 2200 MHz)
  • Announced later
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Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 10

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
416595
726027
CPU 138197 205943
GPU 64385 184957
Memory 106942 146755
UX 103168 183418
Total score 416595 726027

GeekBench 6

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
729
1116
Multi-Core Score
1993
3252
Asset compression 99.7 MB/sec -
HTML 5 Browser 50.6 pages/sec -
PDF Renderer 70.6 Mpixels/sec -
Image detection 40.1 images/sec -
HDR 54.6 Mpixels/sec -
Background blur 6.15 images/sec -
Photo processing 18.8 images/sec -
Ray tracing 2.79 Mpixels/sec -
Compute Score (GPU)
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3DMark

A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
1243
4531
Stability - 96%
Graphics test 7 FPS 27 FPS
Score 1243 4531

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 86 FPS
[Low]
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Call of Duty: Mobile 37 FPS
[Ultra]
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Shadowgun Legends 91 FPS
[Low]
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World of Tanks Blitz 66 FPS
[Ultra]
-
Genshin Impact 48 FPS
[Ultra]
-
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 55 FPS
[Ultra]
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Device Cubot X70
1080 x 2408
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We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Helio G99 and Dimensity 8050

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.2 GHz – Cortex-A76
6x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
1x 3 GHz – Cortex-A78
3x 2.6 GHz – Cortex-A78
4x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2200 MHz 3000 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8.2-A
Process 6 nanometers 6 nanometers
TDP 5 W -
Manufacturing TSMC TSMC

Graphics

GPU name Mali-G57 MP2 Mali-G77 MP9
Architecture Valhall 1st gen Valhall 1st gen
GPU frequency 1100 MHz 850 MHz
Execution units 2 9
Shading units 64 64
Total shaders 128 576
FLOPS 281.6 Gigaflops 979.2 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.3 1.3
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 2133 MHz 2133 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 17.1 Gbit/s 34.1 Gbit/s
Max size 10 GB 16 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Yes MediaTek APU 570
Storage type UFS 2.2 UFS 3.1
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 108MP, 2x 16MP 1x 200MP
Video capture 2K at 30FPS 4K at 60FPS
Video playback 2K at 30FPS 4K at 60FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP9 H.264, H.265, AV1, VP9
Audio codecs AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

4G support LTE Cat. 13 LTE Cat. 21
5G support No Yes
Download speed Up to 650 Mbps Up to 4700 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 2500 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 6
Bluetooth 5.2 5.2
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, NAVIC GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, NAVIC

Info

Announced May 2022 May 2023
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number MT6789 MT6893, MT6893Z_T/CZA
Official page MediaTek Helio G99 official site MediaTek Dimensity 8050 official site

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