ARM Mali-G71 MP2 vs ARM Mali-G72 MP18 vs ARM Mali-G72 MP3

ARM Mali-G71 MP2

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The ARM Mali-G71 MP2 is an integrated entry-level graphics adapter for ARM SoCs, which was used in combination with the smartphone and tablet chip Mediatek Helio P23 with 700 or 770 MHz clock speed. Supports OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.0, OpenCL 2.0, DirectX 11 FL11_1 and RenderScript.

ARM Mali-G72 MP18

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The ARM Mali-G72 MP18 is an integrated high-end graphics card for ARM based SoCs (mostly Android based). It was introduced in early 2018 in the Exynos 9810 (e.g. Galaxy S9). It integrates 18 of the 32 possible cores and is based on the second generation of the Bifrost architecture. According to ARM it offers improvements in the machine learning efficiency and a bigger tile buffer for 16x anti-aliasing.

In our benchmarks it slightly below a Adreno 540 and is therefore suitable for demanding mobile games.

The GPU supports all modern graphics APIs like OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.0, OpenCL 2.0, DirectX 12 FL11_1 and Renderscript.

ARM Mali-G72 MP3

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The ARM Mali-G72 MP3 is an integrated mid-range graphics card for ARM based SoCs (mostly Android based). It was introduced early 2018 in the MediaTek Helio P60 and uses 3 clusters (hence the MP3 name). 

The G72 is based on the second generation of the Bifrost architecture and offers improvements in the machine learning efficiency and a bigger tile buffer for 16x anti-aliasing.

The GPU supports all modern graphics APIs like OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.0, OpenCL 2.0, DirectX 12 FL11_1 and Renderscript.

ARM Mali-G71 MP2ARM Mali-G72 MP18ARM Mali-G72 MP3
ManufacturerARMARMARM
Mali-G Series
Mali-G77 MP11 11
Mali-G76 MP16 16
Mali-G76 MP12 10
Mali-G76 MP10 10 @ 720 MHz
Mali-G57 MP6 6
Mali-G57 MP5 5
Mali-G72 MP18 18 @ 850 MHz
Mali-G71 MP20 8 @ 900 MHz
Mali-G72 MP12 12 @ 850 MHz
Mali-G71 MP8 8 @ 900 MHz
Mali-G76 MP4 4 @ 800 MHz
Mali-G71 MP2 2 @ 770 MHz
Mali-G72 MP3 3 @ 850 MHz
Mali-G52 MP6 6
Mali-G52 MP2 2 @ 950 MHz
Mali-G52 MP2 1 @ 800 MHz
Mali-G51 MP4 4 @ 650 MHz
Mali-G77 MP11 11
Mali-G76 MP16 16
Mali-G76 MP12 10
Mali-G76 MP10 10 @ 720 MHz
Mali-G57 MP6 6
Mali-G57 MP5 5
Mali-G72 MP18 18 @ 850 MHz
Mali-G71 MP20 8 @ 900 MHz
Mali-G72 MP12 12 @ 850 MHz
Mali-G71 MP8 8 @ 900 MHz
Mali-G76 MP4 4 @ 800 MHz
Mali-G71 MP2 2 @ 770 MHz
Mali-G72 MP3 3 @ 850 MHz
Mali-G52 MP6 6
Mali-G52 MP2 2 @ 950 MHz
Mali-G52 MP2 1 @ 800 MHz
Mali-G51 MP4 4 @ 650 MHz
Mali-G77 MP11 11
Mali-G76 MP16 16
Mali-G76 MP12 10
Mali-G76 MP10 10 @ 720 MHz
Mali-G57 MP6 6
Mali-G57 MP5 5
Mali-G72 MP18 18 @ 850 MHz
Mali-G71 MP20 8 @ 900 MHz
Mali-G72 MP12 12 @ 850 MHz
Mali-G71 MP8 8 @ 900 MHz
Mali-G76 MP4 4 @ 800 MHz
Mali-G71 MP2 2 @ 770 MHz
Mali-G72 MP3 3 @ 850 MHz
Mali-G52 MP6 6
Mali-G52 MP2 2 @ 950 MHz
Mali-G52 MP2 1 @ 800 MHz
Mali-G51 MP4 4 @ 650 MHz
CodenameMimir
ArchitectureBifrostBifrostBifrost
Pipelines2 - unified18 - unified3 - unified
Core Speed770 (Boost) MHz850 MHz850 MHz
Shared Memorynonono
technology16 nm16 nm16 nm
Date of Announcement03.06.2016 01.01.2018 18.10.2017
Link to Manufacturer Pagehttps://www.arm.com/products/multimedia/...https://developer.arm.com/products/graph...https://developer.arm.com/products/graph...
CPU in Mali-G71 MP2GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
Samsung Exynos 78858 x 2200 MHz? MHz? MHz
Samsung Exynos 79048 x 1800 MHz? MHz? MHz
Mediatek Helio P23 MT6763T8 x 2300 MHz770 MHz? MHz
min. - max.? - 770 MHz? MHz
CPU in Mali-G72 MP18GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
Samsung Exynos 98108 x ? MHz? MHz? MHz
CPU in Mali-G72 MP3GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
Samsung Exynos 96118 x 1700 MHz? MHz? MHz
Samsung Exynos 96108 x 1700 MHz? MHz? MHz
Samsung Exynos 96098 x 1600 MHz? MHz? MHz
min. - max.? - 900 MHz? MHz

Benchmarks

3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Graphics Score 1280x720 offscreen
min: 1152     avg: 11657     median: 11269 (2%)     max: 15567 Points
min: 36190     avg: 43744     median: 46610 (9%)     max: 48433 Points
min: 15971     avg: 20991     median: 20615 (4%)     max: 25625 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Graphics 1920x1080
13392 Points (2%)
3DMark - Sling Shot OpenGL ES 3.0 Unlimited 2560x1440
min: 629     avg: 781     median: 743.5 (6%)     max: 1097 Points
min: 3744     avg: 3994     median: 4054.5 (30%)     max: 4124 Points
min: 1309     avg: 1762     median: 1761.5 (13%)     max: 2074 Points
3DMark - Sling Shot OpenGL ES 3.0 Unlimited Graphics 2560x1440
min: 564     avg: 682     median: 642.5 (2%)     max: 971 Points
min: 3958     avg: 4626     median: 4820 (17%)     max: 4904 Points
min: 1159     avg: 1635     median: 1605.5 (6%)     max: 2021 Points
3DMark - Sling Shot Extreme (ES 3.1) Unlimited 2560x1440
min: 431     avg: 528     median: 505.5 (6%)     max: 737 Points
min: 3376     avg: 3634     median: 3435 (42%)     max: 4291 Points
min: 853     avg: 1293     median: 1267 (15%)     max: 1659 Points
3DMark - Sling Shot Extreme (ES 3.1) Unlimited Graphics 2560x1440
min: 371     avg: 444     median: 419 (4%)     max: 629 Points
min: 3697     avg: 4023     median: 3794.5 (40%)     max: 4806 Points
min: 721     avg: 1149     median: 1099 (11%)     max: 1533 Points
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080 + ARM Mali-G71 MP2
T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080 + ARM Mali-G72 MP18
T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080 + ARM Mali-G72 MP3
T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G71 MP2
T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G72 MP18
T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G72 MP3
GFXBench 3.0 - Manhattan Offscreen OGL off screen
min: 7     avg: 11     median: 11 (2%)     max: 16 fps
min: 73     avg: 74     median: 73.5 (12%)     max: 76 fps
min: 16     avg: 20.8     median: 20 (3%)     max: 26 fps
GFXBench 3.0 - Manhattan Onscreen OGL on screen
min: 6.2     avg: 15     median: 12.5 (3%)     max: 27 fps
min: 45     avg: 48.5     median: 46 (13%)     max: 57 fps
min: 16     avg: 20.7     median: 20 (5%)     max: 35 fps
GFXBench - Aztec Ruins High Tier Onscreen
min: 1.4     avg: 3.5     median: 3.6 (2%)     max: 6.4 fps
17 fps (11%)
min: 2.6     avg: 5.1     median: 4.8 (3%)     max: 8.7 fps
GFXBench - Aztec Ruins High Tier Offscreen 2560x1440
min: 1.4     avg: 1.6     median: 1.5 (1%)     max: 2.4 fps
11 fps (5%)
min: 2.1     avg: 3.2     median: 3 (1%)     max: 4.9 fps
GFXBench - Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Onscreen
min: 3.5     avg: 5.8     median: 5.4 (3%)     max: 10 fps
28 fps (14%)
min: 6.6     avg: 8.5     median: 8.1 (4%)     max: 15 fps
GFXBench - Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Offscreen 1920x1080
min: 3.8     avg: 4.2     median: 4 (1%)     max: 5 fps
31 fps (5%)
min: 6.1     avg: 8.5     median: 8.5 (1%)     max: 10 fps
GFXBench - Car Chase Offscreen off screen
min: 2.6     avg: 4.2     median: 4 (1%)     max: 6 fps
min: 28     avg: 28.3     median: 28 (6%)     max: 29 fps
min: 5.8     avg: 8.3     median: 7.9 (2%)     max: 10 fps
GFXBench - Car Chase Onscreen on screen
min: 2.7     avg: 6     median: 4.8 (2%)     max: 12 fps
min: 14     avg: 17     median: 14.5 (5%)     max: 25 fps
min: 6.1     avg: 7.9     median: 7.4 (3%)     max: 13 fps
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - 2D Graphics Tests
min: 2471     avg: 4582     median: 4550 (15%)     max: 6755 Points
min: 8620     avg: 8803     median: 8802.5 (28%)     max: 8985 Points
min: 5364     avg: 8946     median: 7445.5 (24%)     max: 22800 Points
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - 3D Graphics Tests
min: 1205     avg: 1444     median: 1451.5 (5%)     max: 1668 Points
min: 4747     avg: 4762     median: 4762 (17%)     max: 4777 Points
min: 1538     avg: 4645     median: 2242.5 (8%)     max: 21615 Points

Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G71 MP2 → 100% n=17

Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G72 MP18 → 545% n=17

Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G72 MP3 → 189% 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.

PUBG Mobile

PUBG Mobile

2018
low
100%
Mali-G71 MP2:
30 fps  fps
133%
Mali-G72 MP18:
40 fps  fps
133%
Mali-G72 MP3:
25 fps 37 fps 56.5 fps ~ 40 fps
med.
100%
Mali-G71 MP2:
26 fps 29 fps 30 fps ~ 28 fps
93%
Mali-G72 MP3:
25 fps 26 fps ~ 26 fps
high
100%
Mali-G71 MP2:
21 fps 29 fps 29 fps 30 fps ~ 27 fps
148%
Mali-G72 MP18:
40 fps  fps
107%
Mali-G72 MP3:
24 fps 25 fps 29 fps 30 fps 30 fps 30 fps 33 fps ~ 29 fps
World of Tanks Blitz

World of Tanks Blitz

2018
low
Mali-G72 MP3:
60 fps  fps
high
Mali-G72 MP18:
59 fps 60 fps ~ 60 fps
Mali-G72 MP3:
41 fps  fps
Arena of Valor

Arena of Valor

2018
low
100%
Mali-G71 MP2:
60 fps 60 fps 60 fps ~ 60 fps
100%
Mali-G72 MP18:
60 fps 60 fps ~ 60 fps
90%
Mali-G72 MP3:
30.5 fps 56 fps 60 fps 60 fps 60 fps 60 fps ~ 54 fps
ultra
100%
Mali-G71 MP2:
30 fps 58 fps 60 fps 60 fps ~ 52 fps
115%
Mali-G72 MP18:
59 fps 60 fps 60 fps 60 fps ~ 60 fps
112%
Mali-G72 MP3:
49 fps 60 fps