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Exynos 9611 vs MediaTek MT6737

We compared the 8-core Samsung Exynos 9611 (Mali-G72 MP3) with the older 4-core MediaTek MT6737 (Mali-T720 MP2) SoC. 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 9611
  • Performs 7.6x better in floating-point computations
  • Shows significantly better (up to 4.4x) AnTuTu 8 score – 180K vs 40K
  • Has a smaller size transistor (10 versus 28 nm)
  • Announced 3-years and 9-months later
  • Has 4 more cores
  • 77% higher CPU clock speed (2300 vs 1300 MHz)
  • Higher GPU frequency (~31%)

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 8

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
Exynos 9611 +343%
180516
CPU 55979 -
GPU 48708 -
Memory 43050 -
UX 38397 -
Total score 180516 40730

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Multi-Core Score
Exynos 9611 +177%
1197
Image compression 74.5 Mpixels/s -
Face detection 11.65 images/s -
Speech recognition 24.65 words/s -
Machine learning 17.55 images/s -
Camera shooting 8.8 images/s -
HTML 5 1.22 Mnodes/s -
SQLite 422.75 Krows/s -

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 31 FPS
[High]
-
Call of Duty: Mobile 40 FPS
[Medium]
-
World of Tanks Blitz 43 FPS
[Ultra]
-
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 38 FPS
[High]
-
Device Samsung Galaxy A51
1080 x 2400
-
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Exynos 9611 and MediaTek MT6737

CPU

Architecture 4x 2.3 GHz – Cortex-A73
4x 1.7 GHz – Cortex-A53
4x 1.3 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 4
Frequency 2300 MHz 1300 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8-A
Process 10 nanometers 28 nanometers
Transistor count 3 billion 1 billion
TDP 8 W 7 W

Graphics

GPU name Mali-G72 MP3 Mali-T720 MP2
Architecture Bifrost Midgard
GPU frequency 850 MHz 500-650 MHz
Execution units 3 2
Shading units 48 32
FLOPS 259 Gigaflops 34 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.1 -
OpenCL version 2.0 1.2
DirectX version 12 11

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR3
Memory frequency 2133 MHz 640 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 1x 32 Bit
Max bandwidth - 4.9 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB 3 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) No No
Storage type eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1 eMMC 5.0
Max display resolution 2560 x 1600 1280 x 720
Max camera resolution 1x 64MP, 2x 16MP 1x 13MP
Video capture 4K at 120FPS 1K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 120FPS 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

Connectivity

Modem - MT6169
4G support LTE Cat. 12 LTE Cat. 5
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 600 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 50 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 4
Bluetooth 5.0 4.1
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo GPS

Info

Announced September 2019 January 2016
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number - MT6737
Official page Samsung Exynos 9611 official site MediaTek MT6737 official site

Cast your vote

So, which SoC would you choose?
5 (71.4%)
2 (28.6%)
Total votes: 7

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