Doogee S61 Pro Review - versatile design and good performance in a compact rugged package

1 August 2022, 12:34:59

Doogee S61 Pro Review - versatile design and good performance in a compact rugged package
You can buy a Doogee S98 at promotional prices from the Doogee Mall or from the Doogee Official Store on AliExpress.

Performance

The model's processing power depends on a 64-bit MediaTek Helio G35 chipset. Manufactured after TSMC's 12nm FinFETprocess, it has an ARMv8.2-A architecture with an octa-core CPU comprising four A53 cores clocked at 2.3GHz and another quartet of those but clocked at 1.8GHz. The graphics department is managed by an IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU clocked at 680 MHz. There's 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM on board as well as 128GB of expandable built-in memory. Of those 128GB, 116GB are available to the user. There's a dedicated slot for memory expansion via a microSD card.
The Helio G35 chipset is not very widely used. We have reviewed two Ulefone models based on this chipset - the Power Armor 14 and the Ulefone Note 13P. Actually, the Helio G35 chipset, designated with MT6765V/WB, is exactly the same as the Helio P35 chipset, designated with MT6765V/CB. We have reviewed several smartphones based on the P35 - the AGM H5, Oukitel K12, and the Oukitel K9. In terms of benchmark results, the Doogee S61 Pro with a Helio G35 on board is close to devices based on a MediaTek Helio A25, Helio P25, Helio P23, Helio P22, Helio P10, and Snapdragon 210 chipset.
AnTuTu v8.x.x - Overall score
AGM H5 Pro
186373 (MediaTek Helio G85 (MT6769Z))
Doogee S86 Pro
180366 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Doogee N40 Pro
176684 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Cubot X20 Pro
175087 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Cubot X50
165206 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Ulefone Armor 8
158408 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Ulefone Note 13P
114844 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Doogee S61 Pro
111935 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Ulefone Power Armor 14
108452 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Cubot P30
106173 (MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763V))
AGM H5
104172 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Cubot TAB 10
99467 (Unisoc SC9863A)
Blackview BV6600
96482 (MediaTek Helio A25 (MT6762V))
Cubot Note 9
92670 (Unisoc SC9863A)
Doogee N30
88460 (MediaTek Helio A25 (MT6762V))
AnTuTu v9.x.x - Overall score
AGM H5 Pro
225336 (MediaTek Helio G85 (MT6769Z))
Doogee S86 Pro
222931 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Doogee N40 Pro
211502 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Unihertz Atom L
208408 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Cubot X50
202780 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Oukitel RT2
192787 (MediaTek MT8788V)
Cubot Pocket 3
188177 (MediaTek Helio G85 (MT6769Z))
Doogee S61 Pro
124417 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Ulefone Armor 15
121944 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
AGM H5
120325 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Blackview BV6600
111511 (MediaTek Helio A25 (MT6762V))
Oukitel RT3
111409 (MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762))
Ulefone Note 13P
108317 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Ulefone Power Armor 14
105578 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Cubot TAB 10
102958 (Unisoc SC9863A)
Geekbench 4 - Single-core
Doogee Mix 2
858 (MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757 Pro))
Xiaomi Redmi S2
852 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 (MSM8953))
Gionee S8
851 (MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755))
Ulefone Armor 2
850 (MediaTek Helio P25T (MT6757T))
Ulefone Future
849 (MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755))
Asus ZenFone 3 ZE552KL
846 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 (MSM8953))
Cubot Max 2
840 (MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762))
Doogee S61 Pro
840 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
UMi Super
839 (MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755))
Elephone P9000
836 (MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755))
Ulefone X
831 (MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763V))
UMIDIGI One Pro
829 (MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763V))
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X
828 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 (MSM8953))
Doogee Mix
827 (MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757 Pro))
Oukitel WP1
826 (MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763V))
Geekbench 4 - Multi-core
Alldocube X
4023 (MediaTek MT8176, cores: 6)
Cubot King Kong 3
4014 (MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763T), cores: 8)
Cubot X19
3988 (MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763T), cores: 8)
Ulefone Armor 2
3985 (MediaTek Helio P25T (MT6757T), cores: 8)
Oukitel K9
3979 (MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765), cores: 8)
Oukitel WP5000
3942 (MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757 Pro), cores: 8)
Doogee Mix
3916 (MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757 Pro), cores: 8)
Doogee S61 Pro
3866 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G), cores: 8)
UMIDIGI S2 Pro
3819 (MediaTek Helio P25T (MT6757T), cores: 8)
Maze Alpha X 64GB
3812 (MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757 Pro), cores: 8)
Oukitel Mix 2
3794 (MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757CD), cores: 8)
UMIDIGI One Max
3789 (MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763V), cores: 8)
Ulefone T1
3780 (MediaTek Helio P25T (MT6757T), cores: 8)
UMIDIGI Z2 Special Edition
3776 (MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763V), cores: 8)
UMIDIGI Z1 Pro
3763 (MediaTek Helio P20 (MT6757), cores: 8)
Geekbench 5 - Single-core
Ulefone Armor 8
292 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Unihertz Atom L
291 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Cubot X50
290 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Cubot X20 Pro
290 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Oukitel RT2
286 (MediaTek MT8788V)
Doogee N40 Pro
286 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771))
Ulefone Armor 15
178 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Doogee S61 Pro
175 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Ulefone Power Armor 14
174 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Ulefone Note 13P
174 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
AGM H5
163 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Blackview BV6600
155 (MediaTek Helio A25 (MT6762V))
Oukitel RT3
155 (MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762))
Cubot P30
154 (MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763V))
Doogee N30
153 (MediaTek Helio A25 (MT6762V))
Geekbench 5 - Multi-core
Cubot X50
1300 (MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771), cores: 8)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9
1292 (MediaTek Helio G85 (MT6769Z), cores: 8)
AGM H5 Pro
1291 (MediaTek Helio G85 (MT6769Z), cores: 8)
Ulefone Power Armor 14 Pro
1290 (MediaTek Helio G85 (MT6769Z), cores: 8)
Cubot Pocket 3
1262 (MediaTek Helio G85 (MT6769Z), cores: 8)
Cubot KingKong Mini 3
1250 (MediaTek Helio G85 (MT6769Z), cores: 8)
Doogee S98
1240 (MediaTek Helio G96 (MT6781), cores: 8)
Doogee S61 Pro
985 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G), cores: 8)
Ulefone Armor 15
984 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G), cores: 8)
AGM H5
936 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G), cores: 8)
Doogee N30
889 (MediaTek Helio A25 (MT6762V), cores: 8)
Blackview BV6600
875 (MediaTek Helio A25 (MT6762V), cores: 8)
Ulefone Power Armor 14
871 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G), cores: 8)
Ulefone Note 13P
859 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G), cores: 8)
Cubot P30
816 (MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763V), cores: 8)
PCMark Work 3.0
Xiaomi Mi Max SD650
6101 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 (MSM8956))
Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite
6016 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 (MSM8976 Plus))
Xiaomi Mi Note 3
5985 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 (MSM8976 Plus))
Smartisan Nut Pro 2
5937 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 (MSM8976 Plus))
Nokia X6
5826 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 (SDM636))
Oukitel K12
5623 (MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765))
Ulefone Power Armor 14
5594 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Doogee S61 Pro
5575 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Ulefone Armor 15
5525 (MediaTek Helio G35 (MT6765G))
Samsung Galaxy S9+ Exynos
5480 (Samsung Exynos 9810 (S5E9810))
Samsung Galaxy S9 Exynos
5462 (Samsung Exynos 9810 (S5E9810))
Cubot Max 2
5360 (MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762))
Oukitel K9
5298 (MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765))
Zopo Speed 8
5272 (MediaTek Helio X20 (MT6797))
Samsung Galaxy S8 Exynos
5271 (Samsung Exynos 8895)

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