03 September 2020
MediaTek has unveiled a new mid-range gaming chipset Helio G95 for 4G smartphones. It is essentially an overclocked version of the Helio G90T that was launched in July 2019. In other words, the team has only boosted the clocked speed of CPU and GPU for delivering a better gaming performance.
The Helio G95 is an octa-core processor featuring two 2.05GHz ARM Cortex-A76 performance cores and six Cortex-A55 power-efficiency cores. It is bundled with a 900MHz ARM Mali-G76 MC4 GPU for handling graphics-intensive processes. The team is claiming a 5% improvement in CPU performance and an 8% boost in graphics performance based on benchmark tests. This is in comparison to the performance recorded with the Helio G90T.
The processor is capable of supporting up to 90Hz Full HD display panels, up to 10GB LPDDR4X RAM, and UFS 2.1 storage. In the camera department, it is compatible with up to 24-megapixel and 16-megapixel dual camera setup along with up to 64-megapixel single shooters. Other camera features include 3X ISP, AI-powered face detection, single/dual-cam Bokeh, EIS, MEMA 3DNR, multi-frame noise reduction, and Rolling Shutter Compensation (RSC). The connectivity options include WiFi 5 and Bluetooth v5.0.
The MediaTek Helio G95 processor is expected to make its debut with the Realme 7 series smartphones scheduled for September 3rd launch. It will then be available across a wide range of phones that will be unveiled by various OEMs.