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Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 vs Google Tensor benchmark which processor is better

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 vs Google Tensor

Comparisons   03-12-2021
   Comprehensive testing data of Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 vs Google Tensor, comparison of graphics processors (GPU). A thorough analysis of all the specifications, so that it can be easier to read, is presented in the form of the table. From the comparison video, you can get the results of parallel examination in special test applications like Quadrant, PCMark, AnTuTu, Geekbench, 3DMark, Neocore, PassMark, Vellamo, GFXBench, and how good the processors are in games GTA, Asphalt 9, Fortnite, Minecraft, PUBG, Call of Duty, Madout2 etc.
   After reading the results of joint tests and videos, you already be able to figure out which processors is better to buy Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 or Tensor.


 
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1
Google Tensor

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
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 199% Tensor99%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 184% Tensor84%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 194% Tensor94%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Tensor
Total score1014839798643
CPU284157223623
GPU385631303478
MEM162372127772
UX182662143757

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Tensor
Single-Core14151045
Multi-Core44622869

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Tensor
Frequency3000 MHz2800 MHz
Cores88
Bit6464
Lithography4 nm5 nm
Transistors count
Core configuration1x3.0 GHz Cortex-X2
3x2.5 GHz Cortex-A710
4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A510
2x2.8 GHz Cortex-X1
2x2.26 GHz Cortex-A76
4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55
Power consumption (TDP)6 W10 W
Memory typeLPDDR5 (Quad Channel)LPDDR5 (Quad Channel)
Max. Memory32 Gb16 Gb
Memory Frequency32003200
Memory bandwidth8851.2
Neural Processor (NPU)YesYes
L1 cache1 MB1 MB
L2 cache2 MB2 MB
L3 cache8 MB8 MB
Instruction set architecture (ISA)ARMv8.2-AARMv8.2-A
In this comparison block, you should pay attention to the differences in clock speed and the number of cores. Here Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 is 6% better than Tensor in terms of CPU frequency. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUAdreno 730Mali-G78 MP22
GPU Frequency970 MHz650 MHz
GFloPS1800986
# of Cores22
# of Shader Units1024
Display7680 x 4320 pixels4096 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 Mobile38.131.4
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)120.794.7
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra71.156.1
Call of Duty: Mobile65.752.6
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)102.480.6
Minecraft: Pocket Edition148.7116.7
Real Racing 3144.2113.9
Sniper 3D158.9124.5
Need for Speed No Limits100.779.3
Mortal Kombat X103.482.4
CSR Racing 287.768.3
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 resolution200 MP240 MP
Dual Camera resolution64 MP48 MP
Image Signal Processor (ISP)Qualcomm Spectra 680Hybrid Exynos + Google ISP
Video Encoding FPS12060
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
ModemQualcomm Snapdragon X65 Modem-RF System 5GExynos Modem 5123
Download speed15000 MBit/s.7350 MBit/s.
Upload speed6000 MBit/s.3670 MBit/s.
NavigationNavIC enabled, GNSS, Beidou, Galileo, NavIC, GPS, Dual frequency GNSS, GLONASS, QZSS, SBASBeidou, NavIC, GNSS, GPS, NavIC enabled, QZSS, Dual frequency GNSS, SBAS, GLONASS, Galileo
NFC supportYesYes
5G supportYesYes


Result:
The number of parameters for which Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 is better: 32
The number of parameters for which Google Tensor is better: 2
   Please note that you do not need to blindly trust the software comparison on the table. It is better to just watch the full video of parallel comparison and hear what people say who really appreciated the capabilities of both SoCs, and also read the test results on the links under the article.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC - all data

• Devices lists
• Benchmarks
• PUBG mobile
• Fortnite Mobile
• Antutu 8
• 3DMark
• GeekBench 5 mobile
Tensor SoC - all data

• Devices lists
• Benchmarks
• PUBG mobile
• Fortnite Mobile
• Antutu 8
• 3DMark
• GeekBench 5 mobile


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