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Apple M1 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus benchmark which processor is better

Apple M1 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus

Comparisons   14-05-2021
   Detailed testing data of Apple M1 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus, comparison of graphics processors (GPU). A step-by-step analysis of all the technical characteristics, to make it 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 AnTuTu, Geekbench, Neocore, PassMark, 3DMark, PCMark, GFXBench, Quadrant, Vellamo, even the gaming performance of chipsets in Fortnite, Madout2, GTA, Call of Duty, PUBG, Asphalt 9, Minecraft etc.
   After reading the results these tests and videos, you already be able to understand which chipset is better to buy M1 or Snapdragon 865 Plus.

 
Apple M1
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus

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
M199% Snapdragon 865 Plus97%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
M199% Snapdragon 865 Plus81%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
M199% Snapdragon 865 Plus91%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
M1 Snapdragon 865 Plus
Total score1204017663155
CPU179367198282
GPU371998247327
MEM95242113635
UX75217103275

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
M1 Snapdragon 865 Plus
Single-Core18071042
Multi-Core76913647

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
M1 Snapdragon 865 Plus
Frequency3200 MHz3100 MHz
Cores88
Bit6464
Lithography5 nm7 nm
Transistors count16000 millions
Core configuration4x3.2 GHz Firestorm
4x2.0 GHz Icestorm
1x3.1 GHz Kryo 585 Prime
3x2.42 GHz Kryo 585 Gold
4x1.8 GHz Kryo 585 Silver
Power consumption (TDP)5 W10 W
Memory typeLPDDR4XLPDDR5 (Quad Channel)
Max. Memory32 Gb16 Gb
Memory Frequency26662750
Memory bandwidth6444
Neural Processor (NPU)YesYes
L1 cache48 KB512 KB
L2 cache4 MB1 MB
L3 cache12 MB4 MB
Instruction set architecture (ISA)ARMv8.4-AARMv8.2-A
In this comparison block, you should pay attention to the differences in clock speed and the number of cores. Here M1 is 3% better than Snapdragon 865 Plus in terms of CPU frequency. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUApple M1Adreno 650
GPU Frequency3200 MHz645 MHz
GFloPS26001348
# of Cores8
# of Shader Units128512
Display2732 x 2048 pixels3840 x 2160 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 Mobile30.9
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)75.2
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra103.7
Call of Duty: Mobile58.1
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)64.4
Minecraft: Pocket Edition94.9
Real Racing 3129.6
Sniper 3D165.9
Need for Speed No Limits145.2
Mortal Kombat X119.3
CSR Racing 2145.2
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 resolution24 MP200 MP
Dual Camera resolution24 MP25 MP
Image Signal Processor (ISP)Apple ISPQualcomm Spectra 480
Video Encoding FPS96060
Video Encoding resolution4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD8K, 4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD
Codec supportDolby Vision, H.265 (HEVC), HDR10+, HLG, HDR10, H.264 (AVC), VP8, VP9H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, HDR10+, HLG, HDR10


Networks and Navigation
ModemSnapdragon X80 5GQualcomm Snapdragon X55 Modem-RF System 5G
Download speed9500 MBit/s.7500 MBit/s.
Upload speed6000 MBit/s.3000 MBit/s.
NavigationGalileo, GLONASS, GPS, BeidouQZSS, SBAS, Galileo, Beidou, GPS, NavIC enabled, GNSS, GLONASS, Dual frequency GNSS
NFC supportYesYes
5G supportYesYes


Result:
The number of parameters for which Apple M1 is better: 18
The number of parameters for which Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus is better: 23
   You need to understand that you should not sightlessly trust the automatic comparison of the table. You can watch video from beginning to end of joint testing and hear what people think who really appreciated the capabilities of both processors, and also read the test results on the links under the article.
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