Mobile gaming starts dominating and mediaTek is now making it’s way. MediaTek on Tuesday launched its Helio G90 series of system-on-chips (SoCs) that are specifically designed for gaming to join the trending. The new Helio G90 and Helio G90T are both paired with MediaTek’s HyperEngine game technology. Taiwanese company claimed that the combination delivers up to 1TMACs (TeraMAC) performance.
The Helio G90T beats the recently launched gaming-focussed Snapdragon 730 and Snapdragon 730G SoCs with three percent and seven percent increase in AnTuTu performance scores, respectively. Additionally, GeekBench 4.1 showed that the new Helio chipset delivered 10 percent better results than the Snapdragon 730G and nine percent enhanced scores over Snapdragon 730.
Both chipset use the HyperEngine game technology that includes a networking engine to optimise the connection between the smartphone and its cellular network. MediaTek noted that the engine can offer up to a 50 percent faster response than competing solutions in a crowded network environment.
This chipset has an octa-core CPU that includes ARM Cortex-A76 and Cortex-A55 cores at a maximum clock speed of 2.05GHz. The SoCs also have Mali-G76 3EEMC4 GPU clocked at up to 800MHz.
MediaTek also offered LPDDR4x support and the ability to work with a full-HD+, 21:9 display. Further, the Helio G90 and Helio G90T both have LTE Cat-12 network support. There is also an Intelligent Dual Mic Wake-up feature that is aimed to enhance the performance for voice assistants such as Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.
Helio G90T supports up to 90Hz displays, 10GB RAM, and 64-megapixel primary sensor on a quad camera setup. While the Helio G90 is designed to work with 60Hz displays and handle up to 8GB RAM as well as a 48-megapixel sensor on triple camera setup. Both chipset support a night shot mode and work with a multi-camera framework supporting multiple lens choices.
Furthermore, smartphones companies to bring out new device with the Helio G90 series chipset is still unknown. Well am predicting Xiaomi to make move ahead of others.