HiSilicon Kirin 980

Updated On: 02 Oct, 2023

Kirin 980 is a Flagship mobile platform built-on 7 nanometers manufacturing process. It was announced on August 2018. The SoC has 8 CPU and Mali G76 MP10 to handle graphics.

CPU Performance
80% Complete (danger)
Gaming Performance
80% Complete (danger)
Battery Performance
80% Complete (danger)

HiSilicon Kirin 980 Specifications

HiSilicon Kirin 980 specifications and features are given below. Check details like Architecture, Cores, Instruction Set, Manufacturing Process, GPU, Memory Type, and more.

Product Details
Model: Kirin 980
Brand HiSilicon
Class Flagship
Released on: August 2018
Model Number:
Architecture2x 2.6 GHz - Cortex-A76, 2x 1.92 GHz - Cortex-A76, 4x 1.8 GHz - Cortex-A55
Cores 8
Frequency 2600 MHz
Instruction Set ARMv8-A
Transistor Count 6.9 billion
L1 Cache 512 KB
L2 Cache 512 KB
L3 Cache 4 MB
Process 7 nanometers
Transistor Count 6.9 billion
GPU Name Mali G76 MP10
Graphics Architecture Bifrost
GPU Frequency720 MHz
Execution Units 10
Shading Units 160
Flops 691 Gigaflops
Vulkan Version 1.0
Opencl Version 1.2
Directx Version 12
Memory Type LPDDR4X
Memory BUS 4x 16 Bit
Memory Frequency 2133 MHz
Max Bandwidth31.78 Gbit/s
Max Size8 GB
Storage Type UFS 3.0
Neural ProcessorYes
Max Display Resolution3120 x 1440
Max Camera Resolution1x 48MP, 2x 20MP
Video Capture 4K at 30FPS
Video Playback 4K at 60FPS
Video Codecs H.264, H.265, VP9
Audio Codecs AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV
4G LTE Cat. 21
5G No
Download Speed Up to 1400 Mbps
Upload Speed Up to 200 Mbps
Wi Fi 6
Bluetooth 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS

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HiSilicon Kirin 980 Benchmark Scores

Here are different benchmark scores of HiSilicon Kirin 980.


Antutu Benchmar score of HiSilicon Kirin 980

Antutu Benchmark assigns a score to the device based on its performance, which can be used to compare the device's performance with other smartphones. The higher the score, the better the device's performance.

CPU 140916
GPU 143456
Memory 83772
UX 115457
Total score 481024


Geekbench Benchmark score of HiSilicon Kirin 980

The Geekbench score is a single score that combines the results of all the tests. The higher the score, the better the device's performance. The score can be used to compare the performance of different devices.

Single-Core Score 689
Multi-Core Score 2451
Image compression 123.8 Mpixels/s
Face detection 20.4 images/s
Speech recognition 47.2 words/s
Machine learning 47.4 images/s
Camera shooting 23.2 images/s
HTML 5 2.39 Mnodes/s
SQLite 655 Krows/s

3D Mark

3D Mark Benchmark score of HiSilicon Kirin 980

The 3DMark benchmark score is a measure of a system's ability to render 3D graphics, and it is often used to compare the performance of different GPUs. It reflects the system's ability to handle different levels of graphics processing.

Stability 48%
Graphics test 14 FPS
Score 2489