Mediatek Dimensity 8300 announced with notable performance upgrades

Mediatek Dimensity 8300 Chipset
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Mediatek‘s share is exceeding rapidly in the chipset arena. The Taiwanese chipmaker recently unveiled its flagship Dimensity 9300 SoC. And the latest 8000 series chip, the Dimensity 8300 is also official with a 60% faster GPU. So, without further ado, let’s head into the specs, features, and availability info of the Mediatek Dimensity 8300 in this article.

Mediatek Dimensity 8300 Overview:


As a new chip, the Dimensity 8300 boasts some notable performance boosts as compared to its predecessor, the Dimensity 8200. The performance cores have been upgraded to the Cortex-A715, with base Cortex A-510 cores, adapting the ArmV9 CPU architecture. To recall, the last iteration had Cortex-A78 performance cores and Cortex-A55 base cores. Mediatek claims over 20% boost over its predecessor. Thanks to TSMC’s 2nd gen 4nm process, the chip boasts 30% power efficiency as well.

Mediatek Dimensity 8300 SoC

The GPU side is also bumped up with the Arm Mali-G615 MC6 GPU taking charge. It is claimed to be a whopping 60% faster than the Mali-G610 MC6 GPU of the Dimesnity 8200. So, you’ll get faster app launching speed and significant improvement in the gaming department.

Generative AI with APU 780

As the AI game gets stronger everywhere, the Dimensity 8300’s APU 780 supports Generative AI with stable diffusion. Alongside that, it also supports Large Language Models (LLM) with up to 10 billion parameters.

ISP, 5G Modems, and Others

This new SoC consists of an Imagiq 980 ISP with support for up to 320MP camera sensors alongside 4K 60fps video recording. For 5G connectivity, the integrated modem boasts dual-mode 5G with up to 5.17Gbps speed on a sub 6GHz network.

Talking of RAM support, the Dimensity 8300 supports quad-channel LPDDR5X RAM and UFS 4.0 storage with Multi-Circular Queue (MCQ) support. For wireless connectivity, you get WiFi 6E and Bluetooth 5.4. As for the display, the SoC can support WQHD panels at 120Hz and Full HD+ displays at up to 180Hz refresh rate.

Mediatek Dimensity 8300 Availability:

The Dimensity 8300 is debuting with Redmi K70E at the end of this month. We’ll see more upper-midrange phones packing this chip in the coming time.

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