HiSilicon Kirin 980

HiSilicon Kirin 980

HiSilicon Kirin 980 – an 8-core chipset that was announced on August 31, 2018, and is manufactured using a 7-nanometer process technology. It has 2 cores Cortex-A76 at 2600 MHz, 2 cores Cortex-A76 at 1920 MHz, and 4 cores Cortex-A55 at 1800 MHz.

CPU Performance
50
Gaming Performance
40
Battery life
71
NanoReview Score
52

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
HiSilicon Kirin 980
480715
CPU 142989
GPU 148351
Memory 83790
UX 108898
Total score 480715

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
692
Multi-Core Score
2474
Image compression 124.1 Mpixels/s
Face detection 20.4 images/s
Speech recognition 47.9 words/s
Machine learning 49.9 images/s
Camera shooting 23.3 images/s
HTML 5 2.4 Mnodes/s
SQLite 655 Krows/s

3DMark

A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
2489
Stability 48%
Graphics test 14 FPS
Score 2489

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 56 FPS
[Ultra]
Call of Duty: Mobile 39 FPS
[Ultra]
Fortnite 28 FPS
[High]
Shadowgun Legends 51 FPS
[Ultra]
World of Tanks Blitz 60 FPS
[Ultra]
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 60 FPS
[Ultra]
Device Huawei Nova 5T
1080 x 2340
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Smartphones

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Phones with Kirin 980AnTuTu v9
1. Huawei Honor View 20485846
2. Huawei Nova 5T484824
3. Huawei Honor 20 Pro484472
4. Huawei Mate 20 Pro481342
5. Huawei P30 Pro480715
6. Huawei P30478948
7. Huawei Mate 20 X474541
8. Huawei Mate X471474
9. Huawei Nova 5 Pro467595
10. Huawei Mate 20438337

Specifications

Detailed specifications of the Kirin 980 SoC with Mali G76 MP10 graphics

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.6 GHz – Cortex-A76
2x 1.92 GHz – Cortex-A76
4x 1.8 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8
Frequency 2600 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A
L1 cache 512 KB
L2 cache 512 KB
L3 cache 4 MB
Process 7 nanometers
Transistor count 6.9 billion
TDP 6 W

Graphics

GPU name Mali G76 MP10
Architecture Bifrost
GPU frequency 720 MHz
Execution units 10
Shading units 160
FLOPS 691 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.0
OpenCL version 1.2
DirectX version 12

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 2133 MHz
Bus 4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 31.78 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Yes
Storage type UFS 3.0
Max display resolution 3120 x 1440
Max camera resolution 1x 48MP, 2x 20MP
Video capture 4K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 60FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP9
Audio codecs AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

4G support LTE Cat. 21
5G support No
Download speed Up to 1400 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 200 Mbps
Wi-Fi 6
Bluetooth 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS

Info

Announced August 2018
Class Flagship
Official page HiSilicon Kirin 980 official site

Comments

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Ikmalz 31 August 2021 20:14
How about Mate 20 pro?
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