Exynos 850 vs Helio G80

We compared two 8-core processors: Samsung Exynos 850 (with Mali-G52 MP1 graphics) and MediaTek Helio G80 (Mali-G52 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
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 Samsung Exynos 850
  • Performs 2.3x better in floating-point computations
  • Has a smaller size transistor (8 versus 12 nm)
Pros of MediaTek Helio G80
  • Shows significantly better (up to 58%) AnTuTu 9 score – 230K vs 146K
  • Higher GPU frequency (~16%)
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Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
146208
Helio G80 +58%
230364
CPU 43099 59593
GPU 24795 53341
Memory 35711 42926
UX 41901 73195
Total score 146208 230364

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Helio G80 +117%
352
Multi-Core Score
Helio G80 +36%
1301
Image compression 74.3 Mpixels/s 79.2 Mpixels/s
Face detection 10.4 images/s 11.9 images/s
Speech recognition 16.7 words/s 23.4 words/s
Machine learning 12.4 images/s 17.4 images/s
Camera shooting 5.29 images/s 8.63 images/s
HTML 5 1.38 Mnodes/s 1.53 Mnodes/s
SQLite 356.2 Krows/s 416 Krows/s

3DMark

A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
Helio G80 +31%
664
Stability 97% 98%
Graphics test 3 FPS 3 FPS
Score 507 664

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile - 30 FPS
[High]
Call of Duty: Mobile - 30 FPS
[Low]
Fortnite - 27 FPS
[Low]
Shadowgun Legends - 52 FPS
[Low]
World of Tanks Blitz - 53 FPS
[Medium]
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang - 54 FPS
[High]
Device - Realme 6i
720 x 1600
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Exynos 850 and Helio G80

CPU

Architecture 8x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55 2x 2 GHz – Cortex-A75
6x 1.8 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2000 MHz 2000 MHz
Instruction set - ARMv8.2-A
Process 8 nanometers 12 nanometers
TDP 7 W 5 W

Graphics

GPU name Mali-G52 MP1 Mali-G52 MP2
Architecture Bifrost Bifrost
GPU frequency 820 MHz 950 MHz
Execution units 6 2
Shading units 96 32
FLOPS 126 Gigaflops 54.6 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.1 1.0
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0
DirectX version 12 12

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 1866 MHz 1800 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth - 13.41 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB 8 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) No Neural Engine
Storage type eMMC 5.1 eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 48MP, 2x 16MP 1x 48MP, 2x 16MP
Video capture 1K at 60FPS 2K at 30FPS
Video playback 1080p at 60FPS 2K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9 H.264, H.265, VP9
Audio codecs AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

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 5
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo

Info

Announced May 2020 February 2020
Class Low end Mid range
Model number S5E3830 MT6769T
Official page Samsung Exynos 850 official site MediaTek Helio G80 official site

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Comments

Please give your opinion on the comparison of Helio G80 and Exynos 850, or ask any questions
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ni.ma 12 July 2022 09:55
Exynos 850 = lags everywhere... look at A12 or A13
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ABGP 17 December 2022 07:13
So how about M12? Is that superior to other cell phones like A12 and A13?
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SoC Geek 10 December 2020 05:28
Exynos 850 = Better Battery Life + Better Thermal Mediatek Helio G80 = Better Performance
+479 Reply
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you 27 September 2021 22:31
Because Exynos is 8nm
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IRIS 28 April 2022 18:26
for long-term use take Exynos.
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KONTOLKUGEDE YOUTUBE 08 December 2020 13:44
Helio g80 for gaming Performance
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