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Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 vs Apple M1 benchmark which processor is better

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 vs Apple M1

Comparisons   10-07-2022
   Detailed testing data of Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 vs Apple M1, compare of graphics processors (GPU). A step-by-step analysis of all the technical characteristics, so that it can be easier to read, is made by the table. From the comparison video, you can get the results of parallel examination in special testing software like AnTuTu, Geekbench, PassMark, Vellamo, PCMark, 3DMark, Quadrant, Neocore, GFXBench, even the gaming performance of processors in Fortnite, GTA, Minecraft, Call of Duty, PUBG, Madout2, Asphalt 9 etc.
   After reading the results of all tests and videos, you can already make an informed decision about which CPU is better to buy Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 or M1.

 
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1
Apple M1

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
Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 199% M199%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 189% M199%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 197% M199%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 M1
Total score10858781204017
CPU268491179367
GPU334895371998
MEM15338895242
UX13975575217

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 M1
Single-Core15141807
Multi-Core47747691

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 M1
Frequency3200 MHz3200 MHz
Cores88
Bit6464
Lithography4 nm5 nm
Transistors count16000 millions
Core configuration1x3.2 GHz Cortex-X2
3x2.75 GHz Cortex-A710
4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A510
4x3.2 GHz Firestorm
4x2.0 GHz Icestorm
Power consumption (TDP)6 W5 W
Memory typeLPDDR5 (Quad Channel)LPDDR4X
Max. Memory32 Gb32 Gb
Memory Frequency32002666
Memory bandwidth8864
Neural Processor (NPU)YesYes
L1 cache1 MB48 KB
L2 cache2 MB4 MB
L3 cache8 MB12 MB
Instruction set architecture (ISA)ARMv8.2-AARMv8.4-A
In this comparison block, you should pay attention to the differences in clock speed and the number of cores. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUAdreno 730Apple M1
GPU Frequency970 MHz3200 MHz
GFloPS18002600
# of Cores8
# of Shader Units1024128
Display7680 x 4320 pixels2732 x 2048 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 Mobile
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra
Call of Duty: Mobile
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)
Minecraft: Pocket Edition
Real Racing 3
Sniper 3D
Need for Speed No Limits
Mortal Kombat X
CSR Racing 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 resolution200 MP24 MP
Dual Camera resolution64 MP24 MP
Image Signal Processor (ISP)Qualcomm Spectra 685Apple ISP
Video Encoding FPS120960
Video Encoding resolution8K, 4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD
Codec supportDolby Vision, H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, HDR10+, HLG, HDR10Dolby Vision, H.265 (HEVC), HDR10+, HLG, HDR10, H.264 (AVC), VP8, VP9


Networks and Navigation
ModemQualcomm Snapdragon X65 Modem-RF System 5GSnapdragon X80 5G
Download speed15000 MBit/s.9500 MBit/s.
Upload speed6000 MBit/s.6000 MBit/s.
NavigationGPS, Dual frequency GNSS, NavIC enabled, Galileo, GNSS, SBAS, QZSS, Beidou, GLONASS, NavICGalileo, GLONASS, GPS, Beidou
NFC supportYesYes
5G supportYesYes


Result:
The number of parameters for which Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 is better: 14
The number of parameters for which Apple M1 is better: 13
   Please note that you do not need to blindly trust the automatic comparison of the table. You can watch video from beginning to end of parallel testing and listen to what people think who really appreciated the capabilities of both chips, as well as read the test results at the links below.
• Devices lists
• Benchmarks
• PUBG mobile
• Fortnite Mobile
• Antutu 8
• 3DMark
• GeekBench 5 mobile


CPU Versus Battle
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon G3x Gen 1
• MediaTek Dimensity 9000 Plus Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1
• Vs MediaTek Dimensity 9000
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 898
• Vs Samsung Exynos 2200
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 895
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Pro
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Plus
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 875
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 888

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


CPU Versus Battle
• Qualcomm Snapdragon G3x Gen 1 Vs Apple M1
• MediaTek Dimensity 9000 Plus Vs Apple M1
• MediaTek Dimensity 9000 Vs Apple M1
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Vs Apple M1
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 898 Vs Apple M1
• Samsung Exynos 2200 Vs Apple M1
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 895 Vs Apple M1
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Pro Vs Apple M1
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Plus Vs Apple M1
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 875
• MediaTek Dimensity 1300 Vs Apple M1
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