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ARM Mali-G57 MP4 vs ARM Mali-G71 MP8 vs ARM Mali-G52 MP2

ARM Mali-G57 MP4

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The ARM Mali-G57 MP4 is an integrated mid-range graphics card for ARM based SoCs (mostly Android based). It was introduced late 2020 in the MediaTek Dimensity 800 and uses 4 clusters (hence the MC4/MP4 name). 

The G57 is based on the new Valhall architecture and is intended for mainstream phones. 

The performance of the G57MP4 in our benchmarks is comparable to the Adreno 620.

The GPU supports all modern graphics APIs like OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.1, OpenCL 2.0 and Renderscript.

ARM Mali-G71 MP8

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The ARM Mali-G71 MP8 is an integrated high-end graphics adapter for ARM SoCs, which was used in combination with the smartphone and tablet chip HiSilicon Kirin 960 in November 2016 for the first time. Based on initial benchmarks, the GPU performance is slightly better compared to the Adreno 530 in the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821. It is therefore one of the most powerful graphics units for (Android) devices in the end of 2016.

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-G57 MP4ARM Mali-G71 MP8ARM 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
CodenameValhallMimir
ArchitectureBifrostBifrostBifrost
Pipelines4 - unified8 - unified2 - unified
Shared Memorynonono
technology7 nm16 nm12 nm
Date of Announcement03.07.2020 03.06.2016 06.03.2018
Link to Manufacturer Pagehttps://developer.arm.com/ip-products/gr...https://www.arm.com/products/multimedia/...https://developer.arm.com/ip-products/gr...
Core Speed900 (Boost) MHz950 (Boost) MHz
APIOpenGL ES 3.2
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-G57 MP4GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
MediaTek Dimensity 8008 x 2000 MHz? MHz? MHz
UNISOC Tangula T7708 x 2000 MHz? MHz780 MHz
UNISOC Tangula T7608 x 2000 MHz? MHz650 MHz
min. - max.? MHz650 - 780 MHz
CPU in Mali-G71 MP8GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
HiSilicon Kirin 9608 x 2400 MHz? MHz900 MHz
HiSilicon Kirin 960s8 x 2100 MHz? MHz900 MHz
min. - max.? MHz650 - 900 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 - 1000 MHz

Benchmarks

3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Unlimited Graphics
37882 Points (5%)
min: 32243     avg: 35201     median: 35210 (5%)     max: 38979 Points
min: 22232     avg: 24576     median: 25142 (3%)     max: 27034 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot (ES 3.0) Unlimited
min: 4259     avg: 4459     median: 4459 (27%)     max: 4659 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot (ES 3.0) Unlimited Graphics
min: 4497     avg: 4609     median: 4609 (11%)     max: 4721 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot Extreme (ES 3.1) Unlimited
min: 3410     avg: 3484     median: 3483.5 (29%)     max: 3557 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot Extreme (ES 3.1) Unlimited Graphics
min: 3353     avg: 3361     median: 3360.5 (13%)     max: 3368 Points
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G57 MP4
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7 - GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16
60 fps (2%)
GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G71 MP8
GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G52 MP2
GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G57 MP4
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7 - GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16
min: 73     avg: 80.3     median: 82 (1%)     max: 86 fps
GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G71 MP8
GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G52 MP2
GFXBench 3.0 - GFXBench 3.0 Manhattan
46 fps (13%)
GFXBench 3.0 - GFXBench 3.0 Manhattan Offscreen
min: 47     avg: 50     median: 50 (4%)     max: 53 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins High Tier Onscreen
min: 12     avg: 12.5     median: 12.5 (8%)     max: 13 fps
min: 8.7     avg: 9.4     median: 9.4 (6%)     max: 10 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins High Tier Offscreen
8.2 fps (3%)
min: 4.7     avg: 5.9     median: 5.9 (2%)     max: 7 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Onscreen
min: 20     avg: 20.5     median: 20.5 (10%)     max: 21 fps
min: 11     avg: 13.5     median: 13.5 (7%)     max: 16 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Offscreen
22 fps (3%)
min: 11     avg: 11.5     median: 11.5 (2%)     max: 12 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench Car Chase Onscreen
17 fps (0%)
GFXBench - GFXBench Car Chase Offscreen
20 fps (0%)
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 4K Aztec Ruins High Tier Offscreen
1.4 fps (3%)
Basemark X 1.1 - Basemark X 1.1 High Quality
min: 31104     avg: 34536     median: 34536 (78%)     max: 37968 Points
Basemark X 1.1 - Basemark X 1.1 Medium Quality
min: 42176     avg: 42979     median: 42979 (96%)     max: 43782 Points
Basemark GPU 1.2 - Basemark GPU 1.2 Vulkan Official Medium Offscreen 1080
34.2 fps (3%)
min: 12.07     avg: 16.3     median: 17.4 (1%)     max: 18.05 fps
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - PerformanceTest Mobile 2D Graphics Tests
24573 Points (25%)
min: 10073     avg: 10164     median: 10164 (10%)     max: 10255 Points
min: 17217     avg: 22577     median: 23007 (23%)     max: 25138 Points
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - PerformanceTest Mobile 3D Graphics Tests
22448 Points (50%)
min: 1909     avg: 1915     median: 1915 (4%)     max: 1921 Points
min: 14908     avg: 15702     median: 15128 (34%)     max: 17424 Points
Power Consumption - GFXBench Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Offscreen Power Consumption 150cd *
min: 0     avg: 3.6     median: 4.2 (5%)     max: 5.8 Watt
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Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G57 MP4 → 100% n=17

Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G71 MP8 → 63% n=17

Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G52 MP2 → 52% n=17

- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* 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
100%
Mali-G57 MP4:
61 fps  fps
84%
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-G57 MP4:
30 fps  fps
123%
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.
Mali-G52 MP2:
29 fps 30 fps 30 fps 34 fps 39 fps 40 fps 40 fps 40 fps ~ 35 fps
high
100%
Mali-G57 MP4:
30 fps  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 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps ~ 30 fps
Arena of Valor

Arena of Valor

2018
low
Mali-G71 MP8:
58 fps 60 fps ~ 59 fps
ultra
Mali-G71 MP8:
58 fps 60 fps ~ 59 fps
Mali-G52 MP2:
30 fps  fps
Shadow Fight 3

Shadow Fight 3

2018
low
Mali-G71 MP8:
30 fps 58 fps ~ 44 fps
high
Mali-G71 MP8:
30 fps 58 fps 60 fps ~ 49 fps
Battle Bay

Battle Bay

2018
low
Mali-G71 MP8:
58 fps 60 fps ~ 59 fps
high
Mali-G71 MP8:
58 fps 60 fps 60 fps ~ 59 fps
Dead Trigger 2

Dead Trigger 2

2013
high
Mali-G71 MP8:
30 45 56 60 ~ 48 fps
Mali-G52 MP2:
59 fps 60 fps 60 fps 60 fps ~ 60 fps
Asphalt 8: Airborne

Asphalt 8: Airborne

2013
low
Mali-G71 MP8:
29 29 30 30 ~ 30 fps
high
Mali-G71 MP8:
29 29 30 30 ~ 30 fps
Asphalt 9: Legends

Asphalt 9: Legends

2013
low
100%
Mali-G57 MP4:
30 fps  fps
97%
Mali-G52 MP2:
28 fps 29 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps ~ 29 fps
high
100%
Mali-G57 MP4:
30 fps  fps
93%
Mali-G52 MP2:
24 fps 27 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps ~ 28 fps
Real Racing 3

Real Racing 3

2013
high
Mali-G52 MP2:
53 fps