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Snapdragon 660 vs MediaTek MT6753

We compared two 8-core processors: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 (with Adreno 512 graphics) and MediaTek MT6753 (Mali T720 MP3). Here you will find the pros and cons of each chip, technical specs and comprehensive tests in benchmarks like AnTuTu and Geekbench.


General comparison of performance, power consumption and other indicators
CPU Performance
Single and multi-core processor tests
Battery life
Efficiency of battery consumption
NanoReview Score
Overall chip score

Key Differences

Main differences and advantages of each chip
Pros of Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
  • Performs 6x better in floating-point computations
  • Announced 2 years and 3 months later
  • Has the smaller size of the transistor (14 versus 28 nm)
  • Developers optimize games for Snapdragon processors more often than for MediaTek
  • 69% higher CPU clock speed (2200 vs 1300 MHz)
  • Higher GPU frequency (~21%)
  • Compatible with the latest DirectX 12


Performance tests in popular benchmarks
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
AnTuTu Benchmark 8


Full list of technical specifications of Snapdragon 660 and MediaTek MT6753


Architecture 4x 2.2 GHz – Kryo 260 Gold (Cortex-A73)
4x 1.84 GHz – Kryo 260 Silver (Cortex-A53)
8x 1.3 GHz – Cortex-A53
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2200 MHz 1300 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8-A
L2 cache 1 MB -
Process 14 nanometers 28 nanometers
Transistor count 1.75 billion 1 billion


GPU name Adreno 512 Mali T720 MP3
Architecture Adreno 500 Midgard
GPU frequency 850 MHz 700 MHz
Cores - 3
Number of ALUs 128 -
FLOPS 217 Gigaflops 36 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.0 1.0
OpenCL version 1.2 1.2
DirectX version 12 11


Memory type LPDDR4 LPDDR3
Memory frequency 1866 MHz 800 MHz
Bus 4x 16 Bit 1x 32 Bit
Max bandwidth 14.9 Gbit/s -
Max size 8 GB 3 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Hexagon 680 No
Storage type UFS 2.1 eMMC 5.1
Max display resolution 2560 x 1600 1920 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 48MP, 2x 16MP 1x 16MP
Video capture 4K at 30FPS 1K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 30FPS 1080p at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9 H.264, H.265
Audio codecs AAC LC, MP3, HE-AACv1, HE-AACv2, FLAC AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV


Modem X12 -
4G support LTE Cat. 12 LTE Cat. 5
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 600 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 50 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 4
Bluetooth 5.0 4.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS GPS


Announced May 2017 March 2015
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number SDM660 MT6753
Official page Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 official site MediaTek MT6753 official site

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