MediaTek Helio P22 and Snapdragon 450 both are used in Low-end devices below Rs. 10,000. Well, the real question is which one is better in terms of performance?

SoCHelio P22Snapdragon 450
Fabrication Process 12nm14nm
CPU TypeARM Cortex-A53 ARM Cortex-A53
Max. Clock Frequency8 x 2.0 GHz8 x 1.8 GHz
GPUIMG PowerVR GE8320 Adreno 506
Camera21MP, 13+8MP Dual ISP 13MP + 13MP (dual),
21MP (single)
VideoH.264, 1080p @30fps
H.264 & HEVC

Helio P22 Processor: 

MediaTek has unveiled the new Helio P22, bringing advanced 12nm process, AI applications, dual-camera support and better connectivity for mid-tier devices and below.

Helio P22 is fabricated on the 12nm process. So that brings some advantage here. Power consumption is less. It uses the same CPU as 450 but the maximum clock frequency is higher at 2.0GHz so it can perform much better in terms of CPU.  

  • Better CPU
  • Less Power Consumption
  • 12nm FinFET technology
  • Average Gaming Performance
  • Weaker GPU

Snapdragon 450 Processor: 

Qualcomm unveiled Snapdragon 450 in 2017, bringing updated GPU, improved camera performance as well as a faster modem.