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ARM Mali-G52 MP6 vs ARM Mali-G68 MP4 vs ARM Mali-G52 MP2

ARM Mali-G52 MP6

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The ARM Mali-G52 MP6 is an integrated mid-range graphics card for ARM based SoCs (mostly Android based). It was introduced mid 2019 in the HiSilicon Kirin 810 and uses 6 clusters (hence the MP6 name). 

The G52 is based on the Bifrost architecture and is intended for mainstream phones. ARM claims that the G52 series offers 30% more performance density and 15% better energy efficiency compared to the ARM Mali G51 series.

The performance of the G52MP6 in our benchmarks (in the Kirin 810) is comparable to the Adreno 618 in the Snapdragon 730 and G76MP4 in the Helio G90T.

The GPU supports all modern graphics APIs like OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.0, OpenCL 2.0 and Renderscript.

ARM Mali-G68 MP4

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The ARM Mali-G68 MP4 (or G68MC4) is an integrated mid-range graphics card for ARM based SoCs (mostly Android based). The MP4 version uses four of the six possible clusters / cores.

It was introduced mid 2021 in the Mediatek Dimensity 900. It is based on the Valhall architecture and is advertised by ARM as a "sub-premium GPU". It offers all features of the Mali-G78 series including improvements for battery runtime and machine learning.

ARM Mali-G52 MP2

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The ARM Mali-G52 MP2 (or G52MC2) is an integrated mid-range graphics card for ARM based SoCs (mostly Android based). It was introduced mid 2020 in the MediaTek Helio G80 with a clock speed of up to 950 MHz.

The G52 is based on the Bifrost architecture and is intended for mainstream phones. ARM claims that the G52 series offers 30% more performance density and 15% better energy efficiency compared to the ARM Mali G51 series.

The performance of the G52MP2 in our benchmarks (in the Helio G80) is comparable to the Adreno 612 and ARM Mali-G72 MP3 (thanks to the high clock speed of the G52MP2).

The GPU supports all modern graphics APIs like OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.0, OpenCL 2.0 and Renderscript.

ARM Mali-G52 MP6ARM Mali-G68 MP4ARM Mali-G52 MP2
Mali-G Series
Mali-G78 MP24 24
Mali-G78 MP22 24
Mali-G78 MP20 24
Mali-G78 MP14 14
Mali-G77 MP11 11
Mali-G77 MP9 9
Mali-G76 MP16 16
Mali-G76 MP12 10
Mali-G76 MP10 10 @ 0.72 GHz
Mali-G57 MP6 6
Mali-G57 MP5 5
Mali-G72 MP18 18 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G71 MP20 8 @ 0.9 GHz
Mali-G72 MP12 12 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G71 MP8 8 @ 0.9 GHz
Mali-G76 MP4 4 @ 0.8 GHz
Mali-G71 MP2 2 @ 0.77 GHz
Mali-G72 MP3 3 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G68 MP4 2
Mali-G52 MP6 6
Mali-G68 MP2 2
Mali-G52 MP2 2 @ 0.95 GHz
Mali-G52 MP1 1 @ 0.8 GHz
Mali-G57 MP4 4
Mali-G57 MP3 3
Mali-G57 MP2 2
Mali-G57 MP1 1
Mali-G51 MP4 4 @ 0.65 GHz
Mali-G78 MP24 24
Mali-G78 MP22 24
Mali-G78 MP20 24
Mali-G78 MP14 14
Mali-G77 MP11 11
Mali-G77 MP9 9
Mali-G76 MP16 16
Mali-G76 MP12 10
Mali-G76 MP10 10 @ 0.72 GHz
Mali-G57 MP6 6
Mali-G57 MP5 5
Mali-G72 MP18 18 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G71 MP20 8 @ 0.9 GHz
Mali-G72 MP12 12 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G71 MP8 8 @ 0.9 GHz
Mali-G76 MP4 4 @ 0.8 GHz
Mali-G71 MP2 2 @ 0.77 GHz
Mali-G72 MP3 3 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G68 MP4 2
Mali-G52 MP6 6
Mali-G68 MP2 2
Mali-G52 MP2 2 @ 0.95 GHz
Mali-G52 MP1 1 @ 0.8 GHz
Mali-G57 MP4 4
Mali-G57 MP3 3
Mali-G57 MP2 2
Mali-G57 MP1 1
Mali-G51 MP4 4 @ 0.65 GHz
Mali-G78 MP24 24
Mali-G78 MP22 24
Mali-G78 MP20 24
Mali-G78 MP14 14
Mali-G77 MP11 11
Mali-G77 MP9 9
Mali-G76 MP16 16
Mali-G76 MP12 10
Mali-G76 MP10 10 @ 0.72 GHz
Mali-G57 MP6 6
Mali-G57 MP5 5
Mali-G72 MP18 18 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G71 MP20 8 @ 0.9 GHz
Mali-G72 MP12 12 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G71 MP8 8 @ 0.9 GHz
Mali-G76 MP4 4 @ 0.8 GHz
Mali-G71 MP2 2 @ 0.77 GHz
Mali-G72 MP3 3 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G68 MP4 2
Mali-G52 MP6 6
Mali-G68 MP2 2
Mali-G52 MP2 2 @ 0.95 GHz
Mali-G52 MP1 1 @ 0.8 GHz
Mali-G57 MP4 4
Mali-G57 MP3 3
Mali-G57 MP2 2
Mali-G57 MP1 1
Mali-G51 MP4 4 @ 0.65 GHz
ArchitectureBifrostValhallBifrost
Pipelines6 - unified2 - unified2 - unified
Shared Memorynonono
technology12 nm5 nm12 nm
Date of Announcement06.03.2018 14.09.2021 06.03.2018
Link to Manufacturer Pagehttps://developer.arm.com/ip-products/gr...https://www.arm.com/products/silicon-ip-...https://developer.arm.com/ip-products/gr...
CodenameValhall
Core Speed950 (Boost) MHz
CacheL2: 128 KB
FeaturesOpenGL® ES 1.1, 2.0, 3.1, 3.2 Vulkan 1.0 OpenCL™ 1.1, 1.2, 2.0 Full Profile, RenderScript
CPU in Mali-G52 MP6GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
HiSilicon Kirin 8108 x 1880 MHz? MHz? MHz
CPU in Mali-G68 MP4GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
MediaTek Dimensity 9208 x 2000 MHz? MHz? MHz
MediaTek Dimensity 9008 x 2000 MHz900 MHz? MHz
Samsung Exynos 12808 x 2000 MHz? MHz? MHz
min. - max.? MHz? MHz
CPU in Mali-G52 MP2GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
Mediatek Helio P658 x 2000 MHz820 MHz? MHz
UNISOC T6188 x 2000 MHz850 MHz? MHz
UNISOC T6108 x 1800 MHz614 MHz? MHz
min. - max.? MHz820 - ? MHz

Benchmarks

3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Unlimited Graphics
min: 45182     avg: 46563     median: 46944 (6%)     max: 47563 Points
48592 Points (6%)
min: 22232     avg: 24576     median: 25142 (3%)     max: 27034 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot (ES 3.0) Unlimited
min: 3314     avg: 3463     median: 3483 (21%)     max: 3591 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot (ES 3.0) Unlimited Graphics
min: 3274     avg: 3389     median: 3406 (8%)     max: 3488 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot Extreme (ES 3.1) Unlimited
min: 2515     avg: 2810     median: 2954 (25%)     max: 2961 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot Extreme (ES 3.1) Unlimited Graphics
min: 2328     avg: 2626     median: 2752 (11%)     max: 2798 Points
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G52 MP6
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7 - GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16
min: 57     avg: 57.7     median: 57 (2%)     max: 59 fps
GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G68 MP4
GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G52 MP2
GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G52 MP6
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7 - GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16
min: 85     avg: 87     median: 87 (1%)     max: 89 fps
GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G68 MP4
GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G52 MP2
GFXBench 3.0 - GFXBench 3.0 Manhattan
min: 49     avg: 52     median: 52 (14%)     max: 55 fps
GFXBench 3.0 - GFXBench 3.0 Manhattan Offscreen
min: 47     avg: 49.3     median: 48 (4%)     max: 53 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins High Tier Onscreen
min: 11     avg: 12.3     median: 13 (8%)     max: 13 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins High Tier Offscreen
min: 7.7     avg: 7.8     median: 7.8 (3%)     max: 7.9 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Onscreen
min: 18     avg: 19.7     median: 20 (10%)     max: 21 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Offscreen
min: 20     avg: 21     median: 21 (3%)     max: 22 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench Car Chase Onscreen
min: 17     avg: 18.7     median: 19 (1%)     max: 20 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench Car Chase Offscreen
min: 19     avg: 20     median: 20 (0%)     max: 21 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 4K Aztec Ruins High Tier Offscreen
min: 4.1     avg: 4.3     median: 4.4 (9%)     max: 4.4 fps
1.4 fps (3%)
Basemark GPU 1.2 - Basemark GPU 1.2 Vulkan Official Medium Offscreen 1080
21.1 fps (2%)
min: 25.38     avg: 33.5     median: 33.6 (3%)     max: 38.92 fps
min: 12.07     avg: 16.3     median: 17.4 (1%)     max: 18.05 fps
Basemark GPU 1.2 - Basemark GPU 1.2 Vulkan Official High Offscreen 2160
8.6 fps (2%)
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - PerformanceTest Mobile 2D Graphics Tests
11576 Points (12%)
min: 13104     avg: 20433     median: 23126 (23%)     max: 25068 Points
min: 17217     avg: 22577     median: 23007 (23%)     max: 25138 Points
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - PerformanceTest Mobile 3D Graphics Tests
3831 Points (9%)
min: 4174     avg: 17113     median: 22301 (50%)     max: 24864 Points
min: 14908     avg: 15702     median: 15128 (34%)     max: 17424 Points
Power Consumption - GFXBench Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Offscreen Power Consumption 150cd *
min: 3.58     avg: 4.6     median: 4 (4%)     max: 7.55 Watt
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min: 0     avg: 3.6     median: 4.2 (5%)     max: 5.8 Watt
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Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G52 MP6 → 100% n=18

Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G68 MP4 → 158% n=18

Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G52 MP2 → 79% n=18

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* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

Game Benchmarks

The following benchmarks stem from our benchmarks of review laptops. The performance depends on the used graphics memory, clock rate, processor, system settings, drivers, and operating systems. So the results don't have to be representative for all laptops with this GPU. For detailed information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.

Armajet

Armajet

2020
high
Mali-G68 MP4:
30 fps 30 fps 59 fps 60 fps 79 fps 115 fps ~ 62 fps
Mali-G52 MP2:
30 fps 30 fps 44 fps 53 fps 53 fps 56 fps 57 fps 57 fps 61 fps 67 fps ~ 51 fps
PUBG Mobile

PUBG Mobile

2018
low
100%
Mali-G52 MP6:
40 fps  fps
125%
Mali-G68 MP4:
30 fps 40 fps 60 fps 60 fps 60 fps ~ 50 fps
93%
Mali-G52 MP2:
30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 35 fps 38 fps 39 fps 40 fps 40 fps 40 fps 40 fps 40 fps 40 fps ~ 37 fps
med.
100%
Mali-G52 MP6:
40 fps  fps
118%
Mali-G68 MP4:
40 fps 40 fps 60 fps ~ 47 fps
88%
Mali-G52 MP2:
29 fps 30 fps 30 fps 34 fps 39 fps 40 fps 40 fps 40 fps ~ 35 fps
high
100%
Mali-G52 MP6:
30 fps 30 fps 30 fps ~ 30 fps
123%
Mali-G68 MP4:
28 fps 30 fps 40 fps 40 fps 40 fps 40 fps 40 fps ~ 37 fps
100%
Mali-G52 MP2:
28 fps 29 fps 29 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps