HUAWEI Kirin 820 5G SoC with Mali-G57 GPU gets benchmarked, beats Snapdragon 765G

Details about the upcoming Kirin 820 SoC from HUAWEI has surfaced on AnTuTu. According to the listing, HONOR 30S with the model number CDY-AN90 runs Android 10 and the phone has 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage and a Full HD+ (2400 x 1080 pixels) screen. The Kirin 820 is an Octa-Core SoC with four bigger Cortex-A76 cores and four smaller Cortex-A55, with a maximum clock speed of 2.36GHz and has Mali-G57 GPU, but the clock speed and the number of cores for the GPU is unknown. It should use the same 7nm processor technology as the predecessor.

The phone has scored 375270 points on AnTuTu, out of which the CPU score is 130080, the GPU score is 116516, the MEM score is 66886, and the UX score is 61788, beating the Redmi K30 5G equipped with Snapdragon 765G and HUAWEI nova 6 SE equipped with Kirin 810, and is slightly behind the Honor V20 powered with Kirin 980. According to AnTuTu the compared results are from Antutu Android February 2020 Phone performance list.

Kirin 820 has obvious advantages in terms of CPU / GPU performance compared to Kirin 810 / Snapdragon 765G, and the overall performance advantage is even more obvious from the scores. Compared with Kirin 980, Kirin 820 is almost the same in terms of CPU performance, but there is still a gap in GPU performance, and the overall score is very close to Kirin 980.

We should know all the details about the Kirin 820 5G when is revealed along with the HONOR 30S next week.


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