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Helio P70 vs Helio P23

We compared two 8-core processors: MediaTek Helio P70 (with Mali-G72 MP3 graphics) and Helio P23 (Mali-G71 MP2). 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
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 P70
  • Shows significantly better (up to 84%) AnTuTu 8 score – 191K vs 104K
  • Announced 1 year and 2 months later
  • Has the smaller size of the transistor (12 versus 16 nm)
  • Higher GPU frequency (~17%)
  • Compatible with the latest DirectX 12
Pros of MediaTek Helio P23
  • 10% higher CPU clock speed (2300 vs 2100 MHz)


Performance tests in popular benchmarks
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Helio P70 +96%
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
Helio P70 +63%
AnTuTu Benchmark 8
Helio P70 +84%


Full list of technical specifications of Helio P70 and Helio P23


Architecture 4x 2.1 GHz – Cortex-A73
4x 2 GHz – Cortex-A53
4x 1.65 GHz – Cortex-A53
4x 2.3 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2100 MHz 2300 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8-A
Process 12 nanometers 16 nanometers
Transistor count 5.5 billion -


GPU name Mali-G72 MP3 Mali-G71 MP2
Architecture Bifrost Bifrost
GPU frequency 900 MHz 770 MHz
Cores 3 -
FLOPS 255 Gigaflops -
Vulkan version 1.1 1.0
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0
DirectX version 12 11.1


Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 1800 MHz 1500 MHz
Bus 2x 32 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth - 14.93 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB 5 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) NeuroPilot No
Storage type eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 2160 x 1080 2160 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 48MP, 2x 20MP 1x 24MP, 2x 13MP
Video capture 1K at 30FPS 1K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 30FPS 1080p at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9 H.264, H.265
Audio codecs AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV


4G support LTE Cat. 7 LTE Cat. 7
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 300 Mbps Up to 300 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 100 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 4
Bluetooth 4.2 4.2
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo


Announced October 2018 August 2017
Class Mid range Low end
Model number - MT6763V
Official page MediaTek Helio P70 official site MediaTek Helio P23 official site

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