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PowerVR GM9446

The Imagination Technologies PowerVR GM9446 (or IMG PowerVR GM 9446) is a low end integrated graphics card for smartphones and tablets. It is for example integrated in the Mediatek Helio P90 SoC. The GPU supports OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.1, OpenCL 1.2 and Android NN HAL.

The performance in the Helio P90 is only slightly faster than the entry level Adreno 430 GPU.

ManufacturerImagination
CodenameRogue
ArchitecturePowerVR Rogue
Memory Bus Width64 Bit
Shared Memoryno
technology12 nm
Date of Announcement22.09.2017
Link to Manufacturer Pagehttps://www.imgtec.com/powervr-gpu/gm9446/
CPU in PowerVR GM9446GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
Mediatek Helio P908 x 2200 MHz? MHz? MHz

Benchmarks

3DMark - 3DMark Sling Shot Extreme (ES 3.1) Unlimited Graphics
min: 1116     avg: 1667     median: 1666.5 (17%)     max: 2217 Points
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
GLBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 +
GLBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 +
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

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
med.
40 fps  fps    + Compare
high
29 fps  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings med..
Dead Trigger 2

Dead Trigger 2

2013
high
60 fps  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings high.
Asphalt 9: Legends

Asphalt 9: Legends

2013
low
29 fps  fps    + Compare
high
29 fps  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.

For more games that might be playable and a list of all games and graphics cards visit our Gaming List

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Performance Rating - Percent
Average Qualcomm Adreno 618
 
100 pt ∼100%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 616
 
65.5 pt ∼66%
Oppo Reno2 Z
PowerVR GM9446, Helio P90, 128 GB UFS 2.0 Flash
55 pt ∼55%
Average ARM Mali-G72 MP3
 
47.4 pt ∼47%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 430 -2!
 
46.5 pt ∼47%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 612
 
41.1 pt ∼41%
Average ARM Mali-T880 MP4
 
32.2 pt ∼32%
3DMark - 2560x1440 Sling Shot Extreme (ES 3.1) Unlimited Graphics
Average Qualcomm Adreno 618
  (2085 - 2735, n=14)
2450 Points ∼100%
Oppo Reno2 Z
PowerVR GM9446, Helio P90, 128 GB UFS 2.0 Flash
2217 Points ∼90%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 616
  (1611 - 2147, n=12)
1825 Points ∼74%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 430
 
1777 Points ∼73%
Average ARM Mali-G72 MP3
  (721 - 1533, n=26)
1149 Points ∼47%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 612
  (851 - 1094, n=4)
962 Points ∼39%
Average ARM Mali-T880 MP4
  (360 - 1108, n=9)
816 Points ∼33%
GFXBench
2560x1440 Aztec Ruins High Tier Offscreen
Average Qualcomm Adreno 618
  (5.4 - 10, n=14)
6.89 fps ∼100%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 616
  (4.4 - 7.8, n=12)
5.23 fps ∼76%
Oppo Reno2 Z
PowerVR GM9446, Helio P90, 128 GB UFS 2.0 Flash
4.3 fps ∼62%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 612
  (3 - 4.8, n=4)
3.53 fps ∼51%
Average ARM Mali-G72 MP3
  (2.1 - 4.9, n=26)
3.17 fps ∼46%
Average ARM Mali-T880 MP4
  (2.4 - 2.5, n=3)
2.47 fps ∼36%
1920x1080 Aztec Ruins Normal Tier Offscreen
Average Qualcomm Adreno 618
  (15 - 20, n=13)
17.8 fps ∼100%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 616
  (12 - 16, n=12)
13.6 fps ∼76%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 612
  (9 - 9.9, n=4)
9.28 fps ∼52%
Average ARM Mali-G72 MP3
  (6.1 - 10, n=26)
8.54 fps ∼48%
Oppo Reno2 Z
PowerVR GM9446, Helio P90, 128 GB UFS 2.0 Flash
8.4 fps ∼47%
Average ARM Mali-T880 MP4
  (6.9 - 7.2, n=3)
7.03 fps ∼39%
off screen Car Chase Offscreen
Average Qualcomm Adreno 618
  (14 - 19, n=13)
17.1 fps ∼100%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 616
  (8.5 - 15, n=12)
12.5 fps ∼73%
Oppo Reno2 Z
PowerVR GM9446, Helio P90, 128 GB UFS 2.0 Flash
8.7 fps ∼51%
Average ARM Mali-G72 MP3
  (5.8 - 10, n=24)
8.27 fps ∼48%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 430
  (4.5 - 12, n=6)
8.25 fps ∼48%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 612
  (8 - 8.2, n=2)
8.1 fps ∼47%
Average ARM Mali-T880 MP4
  (4.8 - 7.3, n=12)
6.33 fps ∼37%
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - 3D Graphics Tests
Average Qualcomm Adreno 618
  (3043 - 23117, n=3)
9739 Points ∼100%
Average ARM Mali-G72 MP3
  (1538 - 21615, n=8)
4645 Points ∼48%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 616
  (2466 - 2911, n=6)
2689 Points ∼28%
Oppo Reno2 Z
PowerVR GM9446, Helio P90, 128 GB UFS 2.0 Flash
2345 Points ∼24%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 430
  (1297 - 2887, n=6)
1812 Points ∼19%
Average Qualcomm Adreno 612
 
1491 Points ∼15%
Average ARM Mali-T880 MP4
  (1344 - 1548, n=3)
1469 Points ∼15%

Notebook reviews with PowerVR GM9446 graphics card

Oppo Reno2 Z: Mediatek Helio P90, 6.5", 0.2 kg
  Review » Oppo Reno2 Z Smartphone Review: Pseudo quad-cam phone with ups and downs

Oppo Reno3: Mediatek Helio P90, 6.4", 0.2 kg
  Review » Oppo Reno3 Smartphone Review – Many Lenses for Little Money

Blackview BV9900: Mediatek Helio P90, 5.8", 0.3 kg
  External Review » Blackview BV9900

Blackview BV9900 Pro: Mediatek Helio P90, 5.84", 0.3 kg
  External Review » Blackview BV9900 Pro

Doogee S95: Mediatek Helio P90, 6.3", 0.3 kg
  External Review » Doogee S95

Oppo F17 Pro: unknown, 6.43", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Oppo F17 Pro

Oppo Reno2 Z: Mediatek Helio P90, 6.5", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Oppo Reno2 Z

Oppo Reno3: Mediatek Helio P90, 6.4", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Oppo Reno3

Oukitel WP7: Mediatek Helio P90, 6.53", 0.4 kg
  External Review » Oukitel WP7

Ulefone Armor 7E: Mediatek Helio P90, 6.3", 0.3 kg
  External Review » Ulefone Armor 7E

Oppo Reno2 Z: Mediatek Helio P90, 6.5", 0.2 kg
   » Why the Oppo Reno2 Z fails to convince us in our review

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Klaus Hinum (Update: 2020-03- 4)