HiSilicon Kirin 970 - Benchmark, Test and Specs

HiSilicon Kirin 970

CPU generation and familyCPU generation and family

Name: HiSilicon Kirin 970 Segment: Mobile
Family: HiSilicon Kirin Generation: 6
CPU group: HiSilicon Kirin 970
Predecessor: -- Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 1.84 GHz CPU Cores: 8
Turbo (1 Core): 2.40 GHz CPU Threads: 8
Turbo (8 Cores): 2.40 GHz
Hyperthreading: No Overclocking: No
Core architecture: hybrid (big.LITTLE)
A core: 4x Cortex-A73 B core: 4x Cortex-A53
C core: --

Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics

GPU name: ARM Mali-G72 MP12
GPU frequency: 0.75 GHz GPU (Turbo): No turbo
Execution units: 12 Shader: 192
Max. GPU Memory: 2 GB Max. displays: 1
Generation: Bifrost 2 DirectX Version: 12
Technology: 16 nm Release date: Q3/2017

Hardware codec supportHardware codec support

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
AV1: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode / Encode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe

Memory type: LPDDR4X-2133 Max. Memory: 8 GB
ECC: No Memory channels: 4
PCIe version: PCIe lanes:

EncryptionEncryption

AES-NI: No

Thermal ManagementThermal Management

TDP (PL1): 9 W TDP up: --
TDP (PL2): -- TDP down: --
Tjunction max. --

Technical detailsTechnical details

Instruction set (ISA): ARMv8-A64 (64 bit) Virtualization: None
ISA extensions:
L2-Cache: -- L3-Cache: 2.00 MB
Architecture: Cortex-A73 / Cortex-A53 Technology: 10 nm
Socket: N/A Release date: Q3/2017
Part Number: --

Devices using this processorDevices using this processor

Used in: Huawei Honor 10
Huawei Note 10
Huawei Play
Huawei Honor View 10
Huawei Mate 10 Pro
Huawei P20
Huawei Nova 3
Huawei Nova 4

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the HiSilicon Kirin 970 have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Pentium 3556U Intel Pentium 3556U
2x 1.70 GHz
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Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300
4x 2.50 GHz (2.50 GHz)
352
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Intel Core i3-3227U Intel Core i3-3227U
2x 1.90 GHz HT
350
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HiSilicon Kirin 970 HiSilicon Kirin 970
8x 1.84 GHz (2.40 GHz)
349
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AMD A4-3400 AMD A4-3400
2x 2.70 GHz
349
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AMD A4-4000 AMD A4-4000
2x 3.00 GHz (3.20 GHz)
348
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AMD A4-3420 AMD A4-3420
2x 2.80 GHz
348
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i3-3250 Intel Core i3-3250
2x 3.50 GHz HT
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AMD A8-6600K AMD A8-6600K
4x 3.90 GHz (4.20 GHz)
1461
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
8x 1.90 GHz (2.45 GHz)
1461
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HiSilicon Kirin 970 HiSilicon Kirin 970
8x 1.84 GHz (2.40 GHz)
1455
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Intel Atom C2750 Intel Atom C2750
8x 2.40 GHz (2.60 GHz)
1449
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 Qualcomm Snapdragon 712
8x 1.70 GHz (2.30 GHz)
1447
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Intel Core i5-5350U Intel Core i5-5350U
2x 1.80 GHz (2.90 GHz) HT
1447
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iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

Intel Core i7-3540M Intel Core i7-3540M
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 1.30 GHz
333
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Intel Core i7-3740QM Intel Core i7-3740QM
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 1.30 GHz
333
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Intel Core i7-3920XM Intel Core i7-3920XM
Intel HD Graphics 4000 @ 1.30 GHz
333
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HiSilicon Kirin 970 HiSilicon Kirin 970
ARM Mali-G72 MP12 @ 0.75 GHz
330
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MediaTek Dimensity 720 MediaTek Dimensity 720
ARM Mali-G57 MP3 @ 0.85 GHz
327
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Intel Core i3-5015U Intel Core i3-5015U
Intel HD Graphics 5500 @ 0.85 GHz
326
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Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y
Intel HD Graphics 615 @ 0.85 GHz
326
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