Helio P22 vs Helio P20

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Helio P22 (with PowerVR GE8320 graphics) and Helio P20 (Mali-T880 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
Battery life
Efficiency of battery consumption
NanoReview Score
Overall chip score

Key Differences

Main differences and advantages of each chip
Pros of MediaTek Helio P22
  • Announced 2-years and 3-months later
  • Has a smaller size transistor (12 versus 16 nm)
  • Performs 21% better in floating-point computations
Pros of MediaTek Helio P20
  • Higher GPU frequency (~38%)
  • 15% higher CPU clock speed (2300 vs 2000 MHz)
  • Supports 7% higher memory bandwidth (12.8 against 11.92 GB/s)

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
106991
n/a
CPU 31847 -
GPU 14664 -
Memory 29410 -
UX 32095 -
Total score 106991 -

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
155
Helio P20 +10%
171
Multi-Core Score
743
Helio P20 +15%
857
Image compression 23.95 Mpixels/s 61.5 Mpixels/s
Face detection 4.81 images/s 8.55 images/s
Speech recognition 8.82 words/s 16 words/s
Machine learning 5.31 images/s 11.2 images/s
Camera shooting 2.51 images/s 5.06 images/s
HTML 5 0.59 Mnodes/s 1.23 Mnodes/s
SQLite 150.25 Krows/s 309.5 Krows/s

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Helio P22 and Helio P20

CPU

Architecture 8x 2 GHz – Cortex-A53 4x 2.3 GHz – Cortex-A53
4x 1.6 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2000 MHz 2300 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8-A
L1 cache - 32 KB
L2 cache - 1 MB
Process 12 nanometers 16 nanometers
Transistor count 5.5 billion 4 billion
TDP 5 W 5 W

Graphics

GPU name PowerVR GE8320 Mali-T880 MP2
Architecture Rogue Midgard
GPU frequency 650 MHz 900 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 64 32
FLOPS 41 Gigaflops 34 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.1 1.0
OpenCL version 1.2 1.2
DirectX version 11 11.1

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 1600 MHz 1600 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 11.92 Gbit/s 12.8 Gbit/s
Max size 6 GB 6 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) CorePilot No
Storage type eMMC 5.1 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 1600 x 720 1920 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 21MP, 2x 13MP 1x 24MP
Video capture 1K at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video playback 1080p at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265 H.264, H.265
Audio codecs AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

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

Info

Announced May 2018 February 2016
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number MT6762R MT6757
Official page MediaTek Helio P22 official site MediaTek Helio P20 official site

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