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Snapdragon 460 vs Helio G35

We compared two 8-core processors: Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 (with Adreno 610 graphics) and MediaTek Helio G35 (IMG PowerVR GE8320). Here you will find the pros and cons of each chip, technical specs, and comprehensive tests in benchmarks, like AnTuTu and Geekbench.

Review

General comparison of performance, power consumption, and other indicators
CPU Performance
Single and multi-core processor tests
Gaming Performance
GPU performance in games and OpenCL/Vulcan
Battery life
Efficiency of battery consumption
NanoReview Score
Overall chip score

Key Differences

Main differences and advantages of each chip
Pros of Qualcomm Snapdragon 460
  • Performs 5x better in floating-point computations
  • Developers optimize games for Snapdragon processors more often than for Helio
  • Shows better (up to 36%) AnTuTu 8 score – 146K vs 107K
  • Has a smaller size transistor (11 versus 12 nm)
  • Better instruction set architecture
Pros of MediaTek Helio G35
  • 28% higher CPU clock speed (2300 vs 1800 MHz)
  • Higher GPU frequency (~13%)
  • Supports 7% higher memory bandwidth (14.9 against 13.91 GB/s)

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 8

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
146162
107281
CPU 56442 45569
GPU 21816 13274
Memory 40048 26158
UX 26495 20894
Total score 146162 107281

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
252
174
Multi-Core Score
1137
980
Image compression 77.7 Mpixels/s 27.3 Mpixels/s
Face detection 11.2 images/s 4.3 images/s
Speech recognition 19.1 words/s 9.73 words/s
Machine learning 14.5 images/s 6.17 images/s
Camera shooting 9.61 images/s 2.88 images/s
HTML 5 1.61 Mnodes/s 0.6 Mnodes/s
SQLite 422.5 Krows/s 137.2 Krows/s

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 30 FPS
[Low]
23 FPS
[Low]
Call of Duty: Mobile 36 FPS
[Medium]
29 FPS
[Medium]
Shadowgun Legends 33 FPS
[Medium]
30 FPS
[Low]
World of Tanks Blitz 42 FPS
[Medium]
43 FPS
[Low]
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 31 FPS
[Medium]
29 FPS
[Low]
Device OnePlus Nord N100
720 x 1600
Xiaomi Poco C3
720 x 1600
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Snapdragon 460 and Helio G35

CPU

Architecture 4x 1.8 GHz – Kryo 240 Gold
4x 1.8 GHz – Kryo 240 Silver
8x 2.3 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 8
Frequency 1800 MHz 2300 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.3-A ARMv8.2-A
Process 11 nanometers 12 nanometers
TDP 3 W 5 W

Graphics

GPU name Adreno 610 IMG PowerVR GE8320
Architecture Adreno 600 Rogue
GPU frequency 600 MHz 680 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 256 32
FLOPS 273 Gigaflops 54.4 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.1 1.1
OpenCL version 2.0 1.2
DirectX version 12 12

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 1866 MHz 1600 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 13.91 Gbit/s 14.9 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB 6 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Hexagon 683 No
Storage type UFS 2.1 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2400 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 48MP, 2x 16MP 1x 25MP, 2x 16MP
Video capture 1K at 60FPS 1K at 30FPS
Video playback 1080p at 60FPS 1080p at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9 H.264, H.265, AV1
Audio codecs AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

Modem X11 -
4G support LTE Cat. 13 LTE Cat. 7
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 390 Mbps Up to 300 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Wi-Fi 6 5
Bluetooth 5.1 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS, NAVIC GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS

Info

Announced January 2020 June 2020
Class Low end Low end
Model number SM4250-AA -
Official page Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 official site MediaTek Helio G35 official site

Cast your vote

So, which SoC would you choose?
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Total votes: 949

Comments

Please give your opinion on the comparison of Helio G35 and Snapdragon 460, or ask any questions
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Aeindam 31 October 2020 04:02
Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 is better than hello G35
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