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Apple A15 Bionic vs MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max benchmark which processor is better

Apple A15 Bionic vs MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max

Comparisons   14-09-2022
   Comprehensive compare data of Apple A15 Bionic vs MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max, examination of graphics chips (GPU). A thorough review of all the specifications of the chips, so that it can be easier to understand, is presented in the form of the table. From the comparison video, you can get the results of joint testing in software tests like Quadrant, Geekbench, Vellamo, Neocore, 3DMark, GFXBench, PCMark, AnTuTu, PassMark, even the gaming performance of chips in PUBG, Fortnite, Call of Duty, GTA, Madout2, Asphalt 9, Minecraft etc.
   After reading the results of joint tests and videos, you can already make an informed decision about which processors is better to buy A15 Bionic or MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max.


 
Apple A15 Bionic
MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max

Summary benchmark results

As a percentage of the maximum value based on a sample from the entire base of all processors
CPU Benchmark
Based on Antutu and Geekbench score
A15 Bionic92% MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max97%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
A15 Bionic92% MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max89%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
A15 Bionic93% MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max92%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
A15 Bionic MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max
Total score841983801076
CPU235753224307
GPU319963304401
MEM134709128182
UX151566144193

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
A15 Bionic MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max
Single-Core17161180
Multi-Core47324137

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
A15 Bionic MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max
Frequency3232 MHz2900 MHz
Cores68
Bit6464
Lithography5 nm5 nm
Transistors count15800 millions6200 millions
Core configuration2x3.23 GHz Avalanche
4x1.86 GHz Blizzard
4x2.9 GHz ARM Cortex-A78
4x2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
Power consumption (TDP)5 W8 W
Memory typeLPDDR4x, LPDDR5LPDDR5
Max. Memory16 Gb32 Gb
Memory Frequency28006400
Memory bandwidth9248
Neural Processor (NPU)YesYes
L1 cache2 MB64 KB
L2 cache4 MB640 KB
L3 cache32 MB16 MB
Instruction set architecture (ISA)ARMv8.5ARMv8-A
In this comparison block, you should pay attention to the differences in clock speed and the number of cores. Here A15 Bionic is 10% better than MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max in terms of CPU frequency. Another difference is that A15 Bionic has 2 more core than MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUApple A15 Bionic GPUMali-G610 MP6
GPU Frequency3232 MHz600 MHz
GFloPS2989.13912
# of Cores56
# of Shader Units
Display2796 x 1290 pixels2560 x 1440 pixels
The frequency of the GPU does not always directly indicate its performance. To fully evaluate all the capabilities of a graphics chip, you should take into account the number of Shader Units and Cores, as well as how many GFlops it has.

Gaming benchmark
Fortnite Mobile32.231.5
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)99.594.1
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra59.556.2
Call of Duty: Mobile55.652.5
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)85.281.1
Minecraft: Pocket Edition123.9117.8
Real Racing 3119.6113.7
Sniper 3D131.4125.1
Need for Speed No Limits83.179.5
Mortal Kombat X86.982.4
CSR Racing 271.368.4
The numbers in this table indicate the maximum FPS that was received on the device with the corresponding processor. Depending on the configuration of the gadget and graphics quality settings (Ultra, Medium, Normal), the results may differ quite significantly. We recommend that you better study the results of the Antutu 8 and GeekBench 5.2 becnmarks.

Cameras
Camera resolution12 MP200 MP
Dual Camera resolution12 MP32 MP
Image Signal Processor (ISP)Apple ISP
Video Encoding FPS120240
Video Encoding resolution8K, 4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD4K, 2K, FullHD
Codec supportDolby Vision, H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, HDR10+, HLG, HDR10H.264, H.265/HEVC, AV1


Networks and Navigation
Modem5G ModemSub 6GHz 5G Multi-Mode
Download speed7000 MBit/s.4700 MBit/s.
Upload speed5000 MBit/s.2500 MBit/s.
NavigationGalileo, NavIC, GLONASS, NavIC enabled, QZSS, GPS, SBAS, Dual frequency GNSS, Beidou, GNSSBeiDou B1I+ B2a + B1C, GPS L1CA+L5, Glonass L1OF, Galileo E1 + E5a, NavIC, QZSS L1CA+ L5
NFC supportNoYes
5G supportYesYes


Result:
The number of parameters for which Apple A15 Bionic is better: 29
The number of parameters for which MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max is better: 12
   Please note that you do not need to blindly trust the automatic comparison of the table. It is better to just watch the full video of parallel testing and listen to what those who really appreciated the capabilities of both CPUs think, and also read the test results on the links under the article.
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