The MTK6577 is a processor made by Mediatek. It has dual cores that run at 1 GHz clock speed. The MTK6577 CPU is based on the ARM Cortex A9 processor. We used THL W3 smart phone to test the performance of the CPU. So, here are its benchmark scores. In the AnTuTu benchmark, it got a total score of 5000
In comparison, its more powerful cousin, MTK8317 (aka MediaTek 8317) got 6814 in AnTuTu. Tegra 3 got 7522 and Rockchip RK3066 scored 7522.
Don’t fret as Allwinner A10 that is used in many cheap Chinese tablets got a miserable 2867. MTK6577 got 2402.3 ms in Sunspider; 69823 in browsermark; and 778 frames in GLbenchmark. Not bad. Not bad at all.