MediaTek introduces two new budget gaming chipsets

mediatek introduces new gaming chipsets

MediaTek has just unveiled two of its budget gaming chipsets, the Helio G25 and Helio G35 made on a 12-nm process node. Both the processors don’t follow the big.LITTLE configuration. Instead, it has all 8 uniform ARM’s Cortex A53 cores, clocked at 2.3GHz for Helio G35 and 2.0GHz for Helio G25.

The GPU is also the same with different clock speeds. Both include IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPUs at slightly different clock speeds, 680MHz for the Helio G35, 650MHz for the Helio G25.

The Helio G25 is the lower variant of the two as it supports screen resolution up to 1600x720 HD+ while the Helio G35 supports 2400x1080 Full HD display.

Coming to the camera, the G35 supports a single camera module up to 25MP and a dual arrangement of 13+8MP. While the G25 supports a single camera module up to 21Mp and the same 13+8MP dual-camera arrangement. Both can record videos up to 1080p at 30fps. The G35 supports AI-driven software bokeh and Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS).

On the connectivity front, both support VOLE/ViLTEon both the sim simultaneously. They also support WiFi 5 (802.11b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 5.0 and FM radio and storage support of eMMC 5.1.

The first device coming with the MediaTek Helio G35 is the Realme C11, while the first device with the Helio G25 is the Redmi 9A, with launches just around the corner.