Unisoc SC9863A vs Helio G35

We compared two 8-core processors: Unisoc SC9863A (with PowerVR GE8322 graphics) and MediaTek Helio G35 (IMG 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
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 G35
  • Has a smaller size transistor (12 versus 28 nm)
  • 44% higher CPU clock speed (2300 vs 1600 MHz)
  • Announced 1-year and 7-months later
  • Shows better (up to 12%) AnTuTu 9 score – 112K vs 100K
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Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
Helio G35 +12%
CPU 38071 38387
GPU 12150 17494
Memory 34975 18500
UX 15397 38325
Total score 100606 112923

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Helio G35 +28%
Multi-Core Score
Helio G35 +10%
Image compression 22.5 Mpixels/s 27.3 Mpixels/s
Face detection 4.57 images/s 4.3 images/s
Speech recognition 11.5 words/s 9.73 words/s
Machine learning 6.11 images/s 6.17 images/s
Camera shooting 3.04 images/s 2.88 images/s
HTML 5 0.4803 Mnodes/s 0.5962999999999999 Mnodes/s
SQLite 141.3 Krows/s 137.2 Krows/s


Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile - 23 FPS
Call of Duty: Mobile - 29 FPS
Shadowgun Legends - 30 FPS
World of Tanks Blitz - 43 FPS
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang - 29 FPS
Device - Xiaomi Poco C3
720 x 1600
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.


Full list of technical specifications of Unisoc SC9863A and Helio G35


Architecture 4x 1.6 GHz – Cortex-A55
4x 1.2 GHz – Cortex-A55
4x 2.3 GHz – Cortex-A53
4x 1.8 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 8
Frequency 1600 MHz 2300 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8.2-A
Process 28 nanometers 12 nanometers
TDP 3 W 5 W


GPU name PowerVR GE8322 IMG PowerVR GE8320
Architecture Rogue Rogue
GPU frequency - 680 MHz
Execution units 4 2
Shading units 128 32
FLOPS - 54.4 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.0 1.1
OpenCL version 2.0 1.2
DirectX version 11 12


Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 1800 MHz 1600 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth - 14.9 Gbit/s
Max size 4 GB 6 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) No No
Storage type eMMC 5.1 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 2160 x 1080 2400 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 16MP, 2x 5MP 1x 25MP, 2x 16MP
Video capture 1K at 30FPS 1K at 30FPS
Video playback 1080p at 30FPS 1080p at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265 H.264, H.265, AV1
Audio codecs AAC, 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 150 Mbps
Wi-Fi 4 5
Bluetooth 4.2 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS


Announced November 2018 June 2020
Class Low end Low end
Model number - MT6765G
Official page - MediaTek Helio G35 official site

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So, which SoC would you choose?
271 (28%)
697 (72%)
Total votes: 968


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