Helio P20 vs Helio G35

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Helio P20 (with Mali-T880 MP2 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
Battery life
Efficiency of battery consumption
NanoReview Score
Overall chip score

Key Differences

Main differences and advantages of each chip
Pros of MediaTek Helio P20
  • Higher GPU frequency (~32%)
Pros of MediaTek Helio G35
  • Announced 4-years and 5-months later
  • Performs 60% better in floating-point computations
  • Has a smaller size transistor (12 versus 16 nm)
  • Supports 16% higher memory bandwidth (14.9 against 12.8 GB/s)
  • Better instruction set architecture


Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
CPU - 34029
GPU - 16569
Memory - 26942
UX - 30327
Total score - 107145

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Helio G35 +2%
Multi-Core Score
Helio P20 +26%
Image compression 61.5 Mpixels/s 27.3 Mpixels/s
Face detection 8.55 images/s 4.3 images/s
Speech recognition 16 words/s 9.73 words/s
Machine learning 11.2 images/s 6.17 images/s
Camera shooting 5.06 images/s 2.88 images/s
HTML 5 1.23 Mnodes/s 0.6 Mnodes/s
SQLite 309.5 Krows/s 137.2 Krows/s


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 P20 and Helio G35


Architecture 4x 2.3 GHz – Cortex-A53
4x 1.6 GHz – Cortex-A53
8x 2.3 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2300 MHz 2300 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8.2-A
L1 cache 32 KB -
L2 cache 1 MB -
Process 16 nanometers 12 nanometers
Transistor count 4 billion -
TDP 5 W 5 W


GPU name Mali-T880 MP2 IMG PowerVR GE8320
Architecture Midgard Rogue
GPU frequency 900 MHz 680 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 32 32
FLOPS 34 Gigaflops 54.4 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.0 1.1
OpenCL version 1.2 1.2
DirectX version 11.1 12


Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 1600 MHz 1600 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 12.8 Gbit/s 14.9 Gbit/s
Max size 6 GB 6 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) No No
Storage type eMMC 5.1 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 1920 x 1080 2400 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 24MP 1x 25MP, 2x 16MP
Video capture 4K at 30FPS 1K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 30FPS 1080p at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265 H.264, H.265, AV1
Audio codecs AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV


4G support LTE Cat. 6 LTE Cat. 7
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 300 Mbps Up to 300 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 5 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 5
Bluetooth 4.2 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS


Announced February 2016 June 2020
Class Mid range Low end
Model number MT6757 MT6765G
Official page MediaTek Helio P20 official site MediaTek Helio G35 official site

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Total votes: 55


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