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Apple A15 Bionic vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 benchmark which processor is better

Apple A15 Bionic vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 6 Gen 1

Comparisons   14-09-2022
   Detailed compare data of Apple A15 Bionic vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 6 Gen 1, testing of graphics chips (GPU). A thorough review of all the specifications of the chips, so that it can be easier to understand, is made by the table. From the video comparison, you can get the results of joint testing in special testing software such as PassMark, Quadrant, PCMark, AnTuTu, GFXBench, 3DMark, Geekbench, Vellamo, Neocore, and how good the processors are in games GTA, Fortnite, Call of Duty, Madout2, Asphalt 9, Minecraft, PUBG etc.
   After reading the results these tests and videos, you already be able to understand which CPU is better to buy A15 Bionic or Snapdragon 6 Gen 1.


 
Apple A15 Bionic
Qualcomm Snapdragon 6 Gen 1

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% Snapdragon 6 Gen 189%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
A15 Bionic92% Snapdragon 6 Gen 186%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
A15 Bionic93% Snapdragon 6 Gen 187%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
A15 Bionic Snapdragon 6 Gen 1
Total score841983717289
CPU235753200835
GPU319963272563
MEM134709114758
UX151566129107

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
A15 Bionic Snapdragon 6 Gen 1
Single-Core17161120
Multi-Core47323355

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
A15 Bionic Snapdragon 6 Gen 1
Frequency3232 MHz2200 MHz
Cores68
Bit6464
Lithography5 nm4 nm
Transistors count15800 millions10000 millions
Core configuration2x3.23 GHz Avalanche
4x1.86 GHz Blizzard
4x2.2 GHz Cortex-A710
4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A510
Power consumption (TDP)5 W7 W
Memory typeLPDDR4x, LPDDR5LPDDR5 (Quad Channel)
Max. Memory16 Gb16 Gb
Memory Frequency28003200
Memory bandwidth9296
Neural Processor (NPU)YesYes
L1 cache2 MB1 MB
L2 cache4 MB2 MB
L3 cache32 MB8 MB
Instruction set architecture (ISA)ARMv8.5ARMv8.2-A
In this comparison block, you should pay attention to the differences in clock speed and the number of cores. Here A15 Bionic is 31% better than Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 in terms of CPU frequency. Another difference is that A15 Bionic has 2 more core than Snapdragon 6 Gen 1. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUApple A15 Bionic GPUAdreno 660
GPU Frequency3232 MHz700 MHz
GFloPS2989.131486
# of Cores5
# of Shader Units512
Display2796 x 1290 pixels7680 x 4320 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 Mobile32.227.3
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)99.584.1
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra59.551.4
Call of Duty: Mobile55.647.3
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)85.272.5
Minecraft: Pocket Edition123.9105.6
Real Racing 3119.664.5
Sniper 3D131.467.2
Need for Speed No Limits83.172.3
Mortal Kombat X86.975.5
CSR Racing 271.372.9
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 MP108 MP
Dual Camera resolution12 MP25 MP
Image Signal Processor (ISP)Apple ISPQualcomm Spectra 680
Video Encoding FPS120240
Video Encoding resolution8K, 4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD8K, 4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD
Codec supportDolby Vision, H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, HDR10+, HLG, HDR10Dolby Vision, H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, HDR10+, HLG, HDR10


Networks and Navigation
Modem5G ModemQualcomm Snapdragon X62 Modem-RF System 5G
Download speed7000 MBit/s.2900 MBit/s.
Upload speed5000 MBit/s.1700 MBit/s.
NavigationGalileo, NavIC, GLONASS, NavIC enabled, QZSS, GPS, SBAS, Dual frequency GNSS, Beidou, GNSSNavIC, GPS, Beidou, Dual frequency GNSS, GNSS, SBAS, QZSS, GLONASS, Galileo, NavIC enabled
NFC supportNoYes
5G supportYesYes


Result:
The number of parameters for which Apple A15 Bionic is better: 28
The number of parameters for which Qualcomm Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 is better: 14
   Please note that you do not need to blindly trust the automatic comparison on the table. It is better to just watch the full video of parallel comparison and hear what people think who really appreciated the capabilities of both chipsets, and also read the test results on the links under the article.
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