MediaTek, a fabless semiconductor company that creates pioneer products for Helio smartphones has launched flagship gaming-focused Helio G90 mobile chips on Tuesday. The launch focuses on new series which consist of the MediaTek Helio G90 and Helio G90T that outperforms the gaming-focused Snapdragon 730 and Snapdragon 730G SoCs with three percent and seven percent increase in AnTuTu performance scores, respectively. Both Helio G90 and Helio G90Tare coupled with MediaTek’s HyperEngine game technology that is capable enough to deliver an enhanced gaming experience on smartphones.
The HyperEngine used by the MediaTek Helio G90 and Helio G90T SoCs help in enhancing the mobile game experience. HyperEngine includes a networking engine to refrain the connection between the smartphone and its cellular network. In order to improve the in-game action-to-display speeds, the HyperEngine technology uses a Rapid Response Engine. The Rapid Response Engine helps in precise timing control.
The MediaTek Helio G90 and Helio G90T both have an octa-core CPU. The CPU must include ARM Cortex-A76 and Cortex-A55 cores at a maximum clock speed of 2.05GHz. The company has also provided LPDDR4x support and the ability to work with a full-HD+, 21:9 display. Not only this much, to enhance the performance for voice assistants such as Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, the chips also feature intelligent dual Mic wake-up feature. Also, both the chips have LTE Cat-12 network support.
Both the chips are almost similar in features but here are the few differences. The Helio G90T supports up to 90Hz displays, 10GB RAM, and 64-megapixel primary sensor on a quad-camera setup whereas, the Helio G90 is, supports up to 60Hz, 8GB RAM and 48-megapixel sensor on triple camera setup.
The complete list of smartphones that will be featuring the MediaTek Helio G90 and Helio G90T SoCs is still not revealed. However, the MediaTek Helio G90 and Helio G90T also supports a night shot mode and work with a multi-camera framework supporting multiple lens choices.