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Mediatek MT6589

MT6589

The MediaTek MT6589 (previously known as the TMK6588) is an SoC for budget Android tablets and smartphones. It is manufactured in 28 nm and offers a quad-core Cortex-A7 processor, a PowerVR SGX 544 GPU, 1080p30 video encoding and decoding, 802.11n WLAN, Bluetooth 4.0 and radios for Dual-SIM UMTS HSPA+, GPS and FM. The performance is similar to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Series and adequate for everyday tasks like browsing.

Series Mediatek
CodenameCortex-A7
Clock Rate1200 MHz
Number of Cores / Threads4 / 4
Manufacturing Technology28 nm
64 Bitno 64 Bit support
Announcement Date12/12/2012
Product Link (external) Mediatek MT6589

CPU Benchmarks

Octane V2: Total Score
0% 100%
min: 1403     avg: 1563.7 (4.13%)     max: 1839 Points
Mozilla Kraken 1.1: Total Score
0% 100%
min: 15546.6     avg: 16970 (72.65%)     max: 18568.1 ms*
Geekbench 3: 32 Bit Multi-Core Score
0% 100%
min: 1049     avg: 1181 (7.67%)     max: 1425 Points
Geekbench 3: 32 Bit Single-Core Score
0% 100%
min: 322     avg: 350 (7.51%)     max: 399 Points
AndEBench: Java
0% 100%
min: 300     avg: 344 (29.03%)     max: 419 Iter./s
AndEBench: Native
0% 100%
min: 6354     avg: 6842.1 (29%)     max: 8095 Iter./s
3DMark (2013): Ice Storm Unlimited Physics 1280x720 offscreen
0% 100%
min: 8134     avg: 9264 (11.7%)     max: 10309 Points
3DMark (2013): Ice Storm Extreme Physics 1920x1080
0% 100%
min: 7691     avg: 8233.6 (17.28%)     max: 9427 Points
3DMark (2013): Ice Storm Standard Physics 1280x720
0% 100%
min: 6884     avg: 8118.8 (15%)     max: 9830 Points
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1: CPU Tests
0% 100%
min: 6337     avg: 8521.1 (11.07%)     max: 10615 Points
AnTuTu Benchmark v4: Total Score
0% 100%
min: 13383     avg: 14572.3 (33.89%)     max: 15979 points
AnTuTu Benchmark v3: CPU
0% 100%
min: 5454     avg: 6158.8 (40.03%)     max: 7606 points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit: Stream
0% 100%
min: 259     avg: 284.9 (2.34%)     max: 336 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit: Memory
0% 100%
min: 691     avg: 789.1 (5.65%)     max: 911 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit: Floating Point
0% 100%
min: 2032     avg: 2191.3 (12.9%)     max: 2576 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit: Integer
0% 100%
min: 1196     avg: 1286.4 (7.99%)     max: 1498 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit: Total Score
0% 100%
min: 1305     avg: 1403 (9.39%)     max: 1641 Points
Sunspider: 1.0 Total Score
0% 100%
min: 1138.1     avg: 1417.3 (64.8%)     max: 1575.6 ms*
Sunspider: 0.9.1 Total Score
0% 100%
min: 946.6     avg: 1269.5 (88.79%)     max: 1563.3 ms*
Quadrant Standard Edition 2.0:
0% 100%
min: 3841     avg: 4622 (19.22%)     max: 5885 points
Linpack Android / IOS: Multi Thread
0% 100%
min: 88.169     avg: 113 (4.41%)     max: 149.263 MFLOPS
Linpack Android / IOS: Single Thread
0% 100%
min: 34.218     avg: 46.8 (3.89%)     max: 73.089 MFLOPS
- Range of benchmarks for this CPU
- Average benchmark score

Reviews for the Mediatek MT6589 processor

Acer Iconia A1-810 (PowerVR SGX544, 7.9")
» Review Acer Iconia A1-810 Tablet - Review
» Acer Iconia A1-810 - External Review

Acer Liquid E2 v370 (PowerVR SGX544, 4.5")
» Review Acer Liquid E2 Duo Smartphone - Review
» Acer Liquid E2 v370 - External Review

Acer Liquid E3 / E380 (PowerVR SGX544, 4.7")
» Acer Liquid E3 E380 Smartphone Review - Review
» Acer Liquid E3 / E380 - External Review

Acer Liquid S1 (PowerVR SGX544, 5.7")
» Review Acer Liquid S1 Phablet Update - Review
» Acer Liquid S1 - External Review

Alcatel One Touch Idol X (PowerVR SGX544, 5")
» Review Alcatel One Touch Idol X Smartphone - Review
» Alcatel One Touch Idol X - External Review

Alcatel One Touch Scribe HD ( unknown, 5.0")
» Alcatel One Touch Scribe HD - External Review

Alcatel OneTouch Fierce ( unknown, 4.5")
» Alcatel OneTouch Fierce - External Review

Amoi N828 (PowerVR SGX544, 4.5")
» Review Amoi N828 Smartphone - Review

Huawei Ascend G610 (PowerVR SGX544, 5")
» Review Huawei Ascend G610 Smartphone - Review
» Huawei Ascend G610 - External Review

Huawei Ascend G700 (PowerVR SGX544, 5.0")
» Review Huawei Ascend G700 Smartphone - Review
» Huawei Ascend G700 - External Review

iOcean X7 (PowerVR SGX544, 5.0")
» Review iOcean X7 Smartphone - Review
» iOcean X7 - External Review

Lenovo IdeaPhone P780 (PowerVR SGX544, 5.0")
» Lenovo IdeaPhone P780 - External Review

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Other CPUs of the series Mediatek

» Mediatek MT6595 Turbo
   2.5 GHz / 2 MB
» Mediatek MT6595
   2.2 GHz / 2 MB
» Mediatek MT6595M
   2 GHz / 2 MB
» Mediatek MT6795
   2.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Mediatek MT8135
   1.7 GHz / 0 MB
» Mediatek MT6592
   1.7 GHz / 1 MB
» Mediatek MT6589T
   1.5 GHz / 2 MB
» Mediatek MT8389
   1.2 GHz / 1 MB
» Mediatek MT8125
   1.2 GHz / 1 MB
» Mediatek MT8121
   1.3 GHz / 1 MB
» Mediatek MT6582
   1.3 GHz / 0.5 MB
» Mediatek MT6582M
   1.3 GHz / 0.5 MB
» Mediatek MT6589
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Mediatek MT8312
   1.3 GHz / 0 MB
» Mediatek MT8377
   1.2 GHz / 1 MB
» Mediatek MT6572
   1.2 GHz / 1 MB
» Mediatek MT8317T
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Mediatek MT6577
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» Mediatek MT6575
   1 GHz / 0 MB

Surrounding CPUs

- Mediatek MT6582
   1.3 GHz / 0.5 MB
- Mediatek MT6582M
   1.3 GHz / 0.5 MB
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ8026
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Mediatek MT6589
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
+ Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 MSM8212
   1.2 GHz / KB
+ Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8930
   1.2 GHz / 1024 KB
+ Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8230
   1.2 GHz / 1024 KB
+ Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8230
   1.2 GHz / 1024 KB
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Author: Klaus Hinum (Update: 2014-02-13)