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MediaTek MT6580 vs Helio A22

We compared two 4-core processors: MediaTek MT6580 (with Mali-400 MP1 graphics) and Helio A22 (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 A22
  • Supports 223% higher memory bandwidth (13.9 against 4.3 GB/s)
  • Has the smaller size of the transistor (12 versus 28 nm)
  • Announced 2 years and 6 months later
  • 54% higher CPU clock speed (2000 vs 1300 MHz)
  • Higher GPU frequency (~30%)
  • Compatible with the latest DirectX 12


Performance tests in popular benchmarks
Geekbench 4 (Single-Core)
Helio A22 +98%
Geekbench 4 (Multi-Core)
Helio A22 +110%
AnTuTu Benchmark 8


Full list of technical specifications of MediaTek MT6580 and Helio A22


Architecture 4x 1.3 GHz – Cortex-A7 4x 2 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 4 4
Frequency 1300 MHz 2000 MHz
Instruction set - ARMv8-A
L1 cache 32 KB 32 KB
L2 cache 512 MB -
Process 28 nanometers 12 nanometers
Transistor count 1 billion -


GPU name Mali-400 MP1 PowerVR GE8320
Architecture Utgard Rogue
GPU frequency 500 MHz 650 MHz
Cores 1 2
FLOPS 6 Gigaflops -
Vulkan version - 1.0
OpenCL version 1.2 1.2
DirectX version 10 12


Memory type LPDDR3 LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 533 MHz 1800 MHz
Bus 1x 32 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 4.3 Gbit/s 13.9 Gbit/s
Max size 2 GB 6 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) No NeuroPilot
Storage type eMMC 5.0 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 1440 x 720 1600 x 720
Max camera resolution 1x 13MP 1x 21MP, 2x 13MP
Video capture 1K at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video playback 1080p at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264 H.264, H.265
Audio codecs MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV


4G support LTE Cat. 5 LTE Cat. 7
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 300 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 50 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Wi-Fi 4 5
Bluetooth 4.1 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou GPS, GLONASS, Beidou


Announced January 2016 June 2018
Class Low end Low end
Model number MT6580 MT6762M
Official page MediaTek MT6580 official site MediaTek Helio A22 official site


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