ARM Mali-G71 MP8 vs ARM Mali-G52 MP1

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 MP1

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The ARM Mali-G52 MP1 (or G52MC1) is an integrated mid-range graphics card for ARM based SoCs (mostly Android based Tablets). It was introduced mid 2020 in the MediaTek MT8168 with a clock speed of up to 800 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 MediaTek MT8168) is clearly below the G52 MP2 version in the entry level. That means its not well suited for demanding 3D Android games like PUBG Mobile.

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

ARM Mali-G71 MP8ARM Mali-G52 MP1
ManufacturerARMARM
Mali-G Series
Mali-G78 MP24 compare 24
Mali-G78 MP14 compare 14
Mali-G77 MP11 compare 11
Mali-G77 MP9 compare 9
Mali-G76 MP16 compare 16
Mali-G76 MP12 compare 10
Mali-G76 MP10 compare 10 @ 0.72 GHz
Mali-G57 MP6 compare 6
Mali-G57 MP5 compare 5
Mali-G72 MP18 compare 18 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G71 MP20 compare 8 @ 0.9 GHz
Mali-G72 MP12 compare 12 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G71 MP8 8 @ 0.9 GHz
Mali-G76 MP4 compare 4 @ 0.8 GHz
Mali-G71 MP2 compare 2 @ 0.77 GHz
Mali-G72 MP3 compare 3 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G52 MP6 compare 6
Mali-G52 MP2 compare 2 @ 0.95 GHz
Mali-G52 MP2 1 @ 0.8 GHz
Mali-G57 MP4 compare 4
Mali-G57 MP3 compare 3
Mali-G51 MP4 compare 4 @ 0.65 GHz
Mali-G78 MP24 compare 24
Mali-G78 MP14 compare 14
Mali-G77 MP11 compare 11
Mali-G77 MP9 compare 9
Mali-G76 MP16 compare 16
Mali-G76 MP12 compare 10
Mali-G76 MP10 compare 10 @ 0.72 GHz
Mali-G57 MP6 compare 6
Mali-G57 MP5 compare 5
Mali-G72 MP18 compare 18 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G71 MP20 compare 8 @ 0.9 GHz
Mali-G72 MP12 compare 12 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G71 MP8 8 @ 0.9 GHz
Mali-G76 MP4 compare 4 @ 0.8 GHz
Mali-G71 MP2 compare 2 @ 0.77 GHz
Mali-G72 MP3 compare 3 @ 0.85 GHz
Mali-G52 MP6 compare 6
Mali-G52 MP2 compare 2 @ 0.95 GHz
Mali-G52 MP2 1 @ 0.8 GHz
Mali-G57 MP4 compare 4
Mali-G57 MP3 compare 3
Mali-G51 MP4 compare 4 @ 0.65 GHz
CodenameMimir
ArchitectureBifrostBifrost
Pipelines8 - unified1 - unified
Core Speed900 (Boost) MHz800 (Boost) MHz
Shared Memorynono
technology16 nm12 nm
Date of Announcement03.06.2016 29.07.2020
Link to Manufacturer Pagehttps://www.arm.com/products/multimedia/...https://developer.arm.com/ip-products/gr...
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.? MHz900 MHz
CPU in Mali-G52 MP2GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
Samsung Exynos 8508 x ? MHz? MHz? MHz
MediaTek MT81684 x 2000 MHz? MHz800 MHz
min. - max.? MHz800 - 900 MHz

Benchmarks

3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Unlimited Graphics
min: 32243     avg: 35201     median: 35210 (6%)     max: 38979 Points
min: 13089     avg: 14037     median: 13379.5 (2%)     max: 16301 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot (ES 3.0) Unlimited
min: 1900     avg: 2396     median: 2399 (18%)     max: 2894 Points
min: 955     avg: 1040     median: 956 (7%)     max: 1292 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot (ES 3.0) Unlimited Graphics
min: 1848     avg: 2494     median: 2463.5 (9%)     max: 3241 Points
min: 892     avg: 959     median: 892.5 (3%)     max: 1157 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot Extreme (ES 3.1) Unlimited
min: 1600     avg: 1994     median: 2011 (21%)     max: 2368 Points
min: 641     avg: 710     median: 643 (7%)     max: 914 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot Extreme (ES 3.1) Unlimited Graphics
min: 1511     avg: 1957     median: 1967.5 (16%)     max: 2380 Points
min: 562     avg: 618     median: 563.5 (5%)     max: 784 Points
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
GLBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G71 MP8
GLBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G52 MP1
GLBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G71 MP8
GLBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + ARM Mali-G52 MP1
GFXBench 3.0 - GFXBench 3.0 Manhattan Offscreen
min: 19     avg: 33.3     median: 32 (3%)     max: 44 fps
min: 12     avg: 13.5     median: 13.5 (1%)     max: 15 fps
GFXBench 3.0 - GFXBench 3.0 Manhattan
min: 20     avg: 27.9     median: 27.5 (8%)     max: 37 fps
min: 24     avg: 26     median: 26 (7%)     max: 28 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins High Tier Onscreen
min: 8.7     avg: 9.4     median: 9.4 (6%)     max: 10 fps
min: 5.5     avg: 6.1     median: 5.5 (4%)     max: 7.2 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins High Tier Offscreen
min: 4.7     avg: 5.9     median: 5.9 (2%)     max: 7 fps
min: 1.8     avg: 1.9     median: 1.8 (1%)     max: 2.2 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Onscreen
min: 11     avg: 13.5     median: 13.5 (7%)     max: 16 fps
min: 9.7     avg: 10.5     median: 9.7 (5%)     max: 12 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench 5.0 Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Offscreen
min: 11     avg: 11.5     median: 11.5 (2%)     max: 12 fps
min: 5.1     avg: 5.5     median: 5.1 (1%)     max: 6.2 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench Car Chase Offscreen
min: 15     avg: 15.7     median: 15 (3%)     max: 18 fps
min: 4.8     avg: 5.4     median: 5.4 (1%)     max: 5.9 fps
GFXBench - GFXBench Car Chase Onscreen
min: 9.3     avg: 12     median: 10.5 (4%)     max: 16 fps
min: 9.2     avg: 10.1     median: 10.1 (4%)     max: 11 fps
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
9.6 fps (1%)
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - PerformanceTest Mobile 2D Graphics Tests
min: 10073     avg: 10164     median: 10164 (21%)     max: 10255 Points
min: 3562     avg: 9486     median: 9486 (20%)     max: 15410 Points
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - PerformanceTest Mobile 3D Graphics Tests
min: 1909     avg: 1915     median: 1915 (7%)     max: 1921 Points
min: 1293     avg: 6567     median: 6566.5 (23%)     max: 11840 Points

Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G71 MP8 → 100% n=17

Average Benchmarks ARM Mali-G52 MP1 → 69% 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
Mali-G52 MP2:
19 fps 39 fps ~ 29 fps
high
Mali-G52 MP2:
29 fps  fps
Arena of Valor

Arena of Valor

2018
low
100%
Mali-G71 MP8:
58 fps 60 fps ~ 59 fps
51%
Mali-G52 MP2:
30 fps  fps
ultra
100%
Mali-G71 MP8:
58 fps 60 fps ~ 59 fps
Shadow Fight 3

Shadow Fight 3

2018
low
100%
Mali-G71 MP8:
30 fps 58 fps ~ 44 fps
high
100%
Mali-G71 MP8:
30 fps 58 fps 60 fps ~ 49 fps
Battle Bay

Battle Bay

2018
low
100%
Mali-G71 MP8:
58 fps 60 fps ~ 59 fps
high
100%
Mali-G71 MP8:
58 fps 60 fps 60 fps ~ 59 fps
low 1280x720
Mali-G52 MP2:
19  fps
Dead Trigger 2

Dead Trigger 2

2013
high
100%
Mali-G71 MP8:
30 45 56 60 ~ 48 fps
Asphalt 8: Airborne

Asphalt 8: Airborne

2013
low
100%
Mali-G71 MP8:
29 29 30 30 ~ 30 fps
90%
Mali-G52 MP2:
27 fps  fps
high
100%
Mali-G71 MP8:
29 29 30 30 ~ 30 fps
Asphalt 9: Legends

Asphalt 9: Legends

2013
low
Mali-G52 MP2:
28 fps  fps
high
Mali-G52 MP2:
25.5 fps  fps

Average Gaming ARM Mali-G71 MP8 → 100%

Average Gaming 30-70 fps → 100%

Average Gaming ARM Mali-G52 MP1 → 70%

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