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Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G benchmark which processor is better

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G

Comparisons   01-08-2021
   Full compare data of Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G, testing of graphics chips (GPU). A step-by-step analysis of all the technical characteristics of the SoCs, to make it easier to understand, is presented in the form of the table. From the video comparison, you can get the results of parallel examination in special test applications like Vellamo, 3DMark, Geekbench, PCMark, Quadrant, Neocore, GFXBench, PassMark, AnTuTu, and how good the chipsets are in games Minecraft, Call of Duty, GTA, Madout2, Asphalt 9, PUBG, Fortnite etc.
   After looking at the data these tests and videos, you can already make an informed decision about which processors is better to buy Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 or Snapdragon 870 5G.

 
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G

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 8cx Gen 261% Snapdragon 870 5G98%

Battery life test
Power Consumption efficiency (how quickly the processor reduces the battery charge)
Snapdragon 8cx Gen 281% Snapdragon 870 5G83%

Gaming performance
Which CPU is better for gaming
Snapdragon 8cx Gen 256% Snapdragon 870 5G91%

Antutu 8

Antutu benchmark separately tests the performance of the CPU, GPU, and memory speed
Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 Snapdragon 870 5G
Total score372638703475
CPU89076198282
GPU111104247327
MEM50888113635
UX46486103275

GeekBench 5.2

This benchmark shows Multi-threaded and Single-threaded processor performance
Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 Snapdragon 870 5G
Single-Core7781106
Multi-Core29523869

Comparison of specifications
CPU and Memory
Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 Snapdragon 870 5G
Frequency2840 MHz3200 MHz
Cores88
Bit6464
Lithography7 nm7 nm
Transistors count
Core configuration4x2.84 GHz Cortex-A76
4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55
1x3.2 GHz Kryo 585 Prime
3x2.48 GHz Kryo 585 Gold
4x2.0 GHz Kryo 585 Silver
Power consumption (TDP)10 W10 W
Memory typeLPDDR4x (Dual Channel)LPDDR5 (Quad Channel)
Max. Memory16 Gb16 Gb
Memory Frequency21332750
Memory bandwidth6844
Neural Processor (NPU)YesYes
L1 cache384 KB512 KB
L2 cache768 KB1 MB
L3 cache2 MB4 MB
Instruction set architecture (ISA)ARMv8.1-AARMv8.2-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 11% better than Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 in terms of CPU frequency. Also keep in mind that high CPU frequency affects battery life through power consumption.

GPU and Media
GPUAdreno 690Adreno 650
GPU Frequency600 MHz645 MHz
GFloPS7401348
# of Cores
# of Shader Units512512
Display2560 x 1600 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 Mobile26.4
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)82.2
Garena Free Fire - The Cobra50.3
Call of Duty: Mobile46.3
Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)71.4
Minecraft: Pocket Edition103.8
Real Racing 362.9
Sniper 3D95.6
Need for Speed No Limits90.5
Mortal Kombat X65.4
CSR Racing 265.4
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 resolution32 MP200 MP
Dual Camera resolution16 MP25 MP
Image Signal Processor (ISP)Qualcomm Spectra 390Qualcomm Spectra 480
Video Encoding FPS6060
Video Encoding resolution4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD8K, 4K (Ultra HD), 2K, FullHD
Codec supportH.264/AVC, H.265/HEVCH.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, HDR10+, HLG, HDR10


Networks and Navigation
ModemQualcomm Snapdragon X24 LTE modemQualcomm Snapdragon X55 Modem-RF System 5G
Download speed7000 MBit/s.7500 MBit/s.
Upload speed3000 MBit/s.3000 MBit/s.
NavigationGPS, Galileo, Glonass, Beidou, QZSS, SBASBeidou, GPS, Galileo, NavIC enabled, Dual frequency GNSS, QZSS, GNSS, SBAS, GLONASS
NFC supportYesYes
5G supportNoYes


Result:
The number of parameters for which Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 is better: 2
The number of parameters for which Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G is better: 32
   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 joint testing and listen to what those who really appreciated the capabilities of both SoCs think, 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 Apple A12Z Bionic
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G
• Vs HiSilicon Kirin 9000
• Mediatek Dimensity 1200 Max Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2
• Vs HiSilicon Kirin 9000E
• Vs Samsung Exynos 1080
• Vs Apple A12X Bionic
• Vs Samsung Exynos 2100
• Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus
• Vs Samsung Exynos 2000
• HiSilicon Kirin 9000L Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2

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


CPU Versus Battle
• Apple M1 Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
• Qualcomm Snapdragon G3x Gen 1 Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
• MediaTek Dimensity 9000 Plus Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
• MediaTek Dimensity 9000 Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 898 Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
• Samsung Exynos 2200 Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 895 Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Pro Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Plus Vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G
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