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Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G vs MediaTek Dimensity 800U benchmark which processor is better

Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G vs MediaTek Dimensity 800U

Comparisons   11-03-2021
   So, which chip or processor is better? Comprehensive data of speed tests and benchmarks Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G vs MediaTek Dimensity 800U, compare of GPUs Adreno 650 and Mali-G57 MC3.

   This performance comparison involves two processors: Snapdragon 870 5G is octa-core (Kryo 585 Prime) and Dimensity 800U is octa-core (ARM Cortex-A76). Both processors went throughpower consumption test and battery life test. A step-by-step analysis of all the specifications, so that it can be easier to understand, is made by the table.

   From the video comparison, you can get the results of parallel benchmarking in synthetic type tests like Mozilla Kraken, AnTuTu, PCMark, Vellamo, PassMark, Geekbench, GFXBench, WebXPRT 3, Octane V2, Neocore, Quadrant, 3DMark, even the gaming performance of chipsets in Garena Free Fire - The Cobra, PUBG, Real Racing 3, Call of Duty: Mobile, Sniper 3D, Fortnite, Minecraft Bedrock, Mortal Kombat etc.

   After looking at the data these benchmarks and videos, you can already make an briefed decision about which chipset is better to buy Snapdragon 870 5G or Dimensity 800U and which chip is better for gaming: Madout2, Need for Speed No Limits, CSR Racing 2, Asphalt 9.

 
Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
MediaTek Dimensity 800U

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 870 5G98% Dimensity 800U66%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
Snapdragon 870 5G83% Dimensity 800U69%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
Snapdragon 870 5G91% Dimensity 800U61%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
Snapdragon 870 5G Dimensity 800U
Total score703475329621
CPU198282105891
GPU24732795463
MEM11363571889
UX10327561009

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
Snapdragon 870 5G Dimensity 800U
Single-Core1106738
Multi-Core38692510

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
Snapdragon 870 5G Dimensity 800U
Frequency3200 MHz2400 MHz
Cores88
Bit6464
Lithography7 nm7 nm
Transistors count
Core configuration1x3.2 GHz Kryo 585 Prime
3x2.48 GHz Kryo 585 Gold
4x2.0 GHz Kryo 585 Silver
4x2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A76
4x2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
Power consumption (TDP)10 W10 W
Memory typeLPDDR5 (Quad Channel)LPDDR4x
Max. Memory16 Gb12 Gb
Memory Frequency27502133
Memory bandwidth4417.07
Neural Processor (NPU)YesYes
L1 cache512 KB
L2 cache1 MB
L3 cache4 MB
Instruction set architecture (ISA)ARMv8.2-AARMv8-A
In this comparison block, you should pay attention to the differences in clock speed and the number of cores. Here Snapdragon 870 5G is 25% better than Dimensity 800U in terms of CPU frequency. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUAdreno 650Mali-G57 MC3
GPU Frequency645 MHz650 MHz
GFloPS1348512
# of Cores3
# of Shader Units512
Display3840 x 2160 pixels2520 x 1080 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 Mobile26.430.3
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)82.242.6
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra50.353.3
Call of Duty: Mobile46.348.7
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)71.435.3
Minecraft: Pocket Edition103.859.7
Real Racing 362.966.6
Sniper 3D95.6101.3
Need for Speed No Limits90.595.9
Mortal Kombat X65.461.3
CSR Racing 265.458.6
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 MP64 MP
Dual Camera resolution25 MP20 MP
Image Signal Processor (ISP)Qualcomm Spectra 480
Video Encoding FPS60240
Video Encoding resolution8K, 4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD4K, 2K, FullHD
Codec supportH.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, HDR10+, HLG, HDR10H.264, H.265/HEVC


Networks and Navigation
ModemQualcomm Snapdragon X55 Modem-RF System 5G5G Multi-Mode
Download speed7500 MBit/s.2300 MBit/s.
Upload speed3000 MBit/s.1200 MBit/s.
NavigationBeidou, GPS, Galileo, NavIC enabled, Dual frequency GNSS, QZSS, GNSS, SBAS, GLONASSBeiDou B1I, QZSS L1CA, Glonass L1OF, Galileo E1, GPS L1CA
NFC supportYesYes
5G supportYesYes


Result:
The number of parameters for which Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G is better: 29
The number of parameters for which MediaTek Dimensity 800U is better: 9
   Please note that you do not need to blindly trust the software comparison on the table. It is better to just watch the full benchmark video of joint testing and listen to what people say who really appreciated the capabilities of both chipsets Snapdragon 870 5G and Dimensity 800U, and also read the test results on the links under the article.
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