Previously, MediaTek officially announced the new Dimensity 1000/1000+ chip. It will be launched by the iQOO Z1 for the first time. Recently, one of the bloggers also exposed the Geekbench running score of the enhanced variant of this SoC.

Dimensity 1000+

From the screenshots, we can see the Dimensity 1000+ scores 784 and 3043 in the GeekBench single-core and multi-core tests, respectively. In order to understand the power of this chip, we are offering to take a look at comparison scores. The Kirin 990 5G chip scores 774 and 3159 in the single-core and multi-core tests, respectively. And the current most-powerful Snapdragon 865 chip Geekbench score is single-core 891 and multi-core 3116. Overall, the performance of the Dimensity 1000+ Geekbench is similar to that of Kirin 990 5G, and the single-core performance is surpassed. At the same time, the performance gap with Snapdragon 865 is not very large.

Dimensity 1000+

MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ Features

As you understand, the selling point of this handset is the newest MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus chip. It is the enhanced version of the original Dimensity 1000 series. According to the Taiwanese chip maker, this 5G chip is based on the performance of the flagship platform of the Dimensity 1000 series. With the gain of technology in the 5G era, it can meet the pursuit of experience upgrade for high-end users. Its running score in AnTuTu exceeds 530,000.

Some highlights of the Dimensity 1000+ include:

  • MediaTek 5G UltraSave power-saving technology;
  • Support for the industry’s highest screen refresh rate of 144Hz;
  • MediaTek HyperEngine 2.0 game optimization engine.

MediaTek said that the Dimensity 1000+ uses the world’s leading 5G technology. It supports SA and NSA dual-mode 5G networking. And it is the only chip in the industry that supports 5G + 5G dual card dual standby and to come with 5G dual-carrier aggregation technology. The latter brings users a more rapid and stable network speed experience.

Not only that, but the MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ also supports the industry’s highest 144Hz high refresh rate. It has the new MiraVision image quality engine, which can provide a chip-level image quality optimization. So you can play games through the network optimization engine, operation optimization engine, and intelligent load control engine.


Argam Artashyan

By Argam Artashyan

Back in 2010, he was dismissed from his position as a lecturer at the university. This made him get another job at his friend’s digital marketing company as a blog writer. After a few years, when he was thinking the article writing is his mission, Google pushed the Panda update and affected the company and websites he was working at. (Un)fortunately and surprisingly, he got an offer to head a large knitting factory. In 2016, he got his Ph.D. and resumed teaching at the University … and writing tech-related articles following his passion.