MediaTek Dimensity 1080: Perfect for Gaming, eh?

Abhishek Kumar
3 min readNov 29, 2022


That’s one buzzword that has been ruling the smartphone market for a while now. And looks like the world of smartphones is revolving around this word to make users aware that brands are actually keeping their gaming needs in mind.

But not just the smartphone brands, in fact, the brands which produce smartphone processors too are keen to deliver something that would take the performance of smartphones to the next level.

Talking about processors, one of the latest in the market is the MediaTek Dimensity 1080 chip in the 5G segment which has some really good features for gamers. Do you wish to dive deeper to know the gaming features of the platform? Let us know about it in a bit of detail:

  • Let’s start by describing the powerful CPU section in the device which is an important feature. The CPU contains a couple of Arm Cortex-A78 cores that are clocked at 2.6GHz and 6 x Arm Cortex-A55 cores that have a clock speed of 2GHz. The octa-core structure of the CPU with 64-bit operation also supports heterogeneous multi-processing and ensures a smoother frame rate while gaming.
  • This Mediatek chip contains a powerful Arm Mali-G68 graphics engine or GPU which is optimized well enough to ensure power efficiency while gaming and it also extends battery life for those who like to play demanding games on their smartphones.
  • The chip comes equipped with MediaTek Intelligent Refresh Rate Displays which ensure adjusting the display refresh rate as per the game you are playing. Besides, you get up to Full HD+ display refresh rate with a 120Hz display refresh rate to ensure zero-blur gaming, while also making sure that the scroll of the webpages is smooth and the animations are vivid.
  • MediaTek Dimensity 1080 supports up to Wi-Fi support with 2 x 2 MIMO which makes sure you get faster and better internet connections. Other notable connectivity features in the chip include Bluetooth 5 and GNSS which ensure that the wireless connectivity of the device is really good.
  • MediaTek Dimensity 1080 comes with an integrated 5G modem and with the help of the MediaTek 5G UltraSave feature, you can make sure to enhance your smartphone battery while getting better network connectivity with the device.
  • One of the highlights of the smartphone is the Mediatek HyperEngine 3.0 gaming enhancement which acts like a Networking Engine to assist buyers. This gaming enhancement enables you to play games using 1 smartphone SIM while you are busy on a call from the other SIM. It also contains 5G HSR mode for gaming and ensures a Super Hotspot power-saving feature when you play games.

These are some of the major features of the new MediaTek Dimensity 1080 chip that would ensure a good gaming performance. And this Mediatek chip can actually be obtained in a mid-range segment smartphone which again makes it an interesting option. Do you think this would suit your gaming needs?



Abhishek Kumar

A Passionate Writer with love for Technology. I love discovering new gadgets and writing about smartphones. However, do not let technology take away your sleep.