Snapdragon 712 vs Snapdragon 675

We compared two 8-core processors: Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 (with Adreno 616 graphics) and Snapdragon 675 (Adreno 612). 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 712
  • 15% higher CPU clock speed (2300 vs 2000 MHz)
  • Shows better (up to 23%) AnTuTu 9 score – 285K vs 232K
  • Has a smaller size transistor (10 versus 11 nm)
Pros of Qualcomm Snapdragon 675
  • Higher GPU frequency (~36%)
  • Supports 7% higher memory bandwidth (14.9 against 13.91 GB/s)

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
285955
CPU 52113 112395
GPU 78983 56069
Memory 75243 34800
UX 81650 28600
Total score 285955 232891

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Multi-Core Score
Image compression 92.2 Mpixels/s 97.2 Mpixels/s
Face detection 14.4 images/s 14.6 images/s
Speech recognition 26.1 words/s 26.8 words/s
Machine learning 22.2 images/s 23.2 images/s
Camera shooting 13.1 images/s 14.4 images/s
HTML 5 1.76 Mnodes/s 1.92 Mnodes/s
SQLite 478.3 Krows/s 507.1 Krows/s

3DMark

A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
Stability 97% 97%
Graphics test 3 FPS 1 FPS
Score 652 306

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 52 FPS
[Medium]
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Call of Duty: Mobile 38 FPS
[Medium]
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Fortnite 29 FPS
[Medium]
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Shadowgun Legends 47 FPS
[Low]
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World of Tanks Blitz 60 FPS
[Ultra]
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Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 30 FPS
[Ultra]
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We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Snapdragon 712 and Snapdragon 675

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.3 GHz – Kryo 360 Gold (Cortex-A75)
6x 1.7 GHz – Kryo 360 Silver (Cortex-A55)
2x 2 GHz – Kryo 460 Gold (Cortex-A76)
6x 1.7 GHz – Kryo 460 Silver (Cortex-A55)
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2300 MHz 2000 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8-A
L1 cache - 64 KB
L2 cache - 256 KB
L3 cache 1 MB 1 MB
Process 10 nanometers 11 nanometers
Transistor count 3 billion -
TDP 5 W 6 W

Graphics

GPU name Adreno 616 Adreno 612
Architecture Adreno 600 Adreno 600
GPU frequency 550 MHz 700-750 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 128 96
FLOPS 310 Gigaflops 328.2 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.0 1.1
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0
DirectX version 12 12

Memory

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

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Qualcomm Hexagon 685 DSP Hexagon 685
Storage type UFS 2.1 eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1
Max display resolution 3360 x 1440 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 192MP, 2x 16MP 1x 192MP, 2x 16MP
Video capture 4K at 60FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 60FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9 H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9
Audio codecs AAC LC, MP3, HE-AACv1, HE-AACv2, FLAC AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

Modem X15 X12 LTE
4G support LTE Cat. 15 LTE Cat. 12
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 800 Mbps Up to 600 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Wi-Fi 6 5
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS

Info

Announced February 2019 October 2018
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number SDM712 SDM675
Official page Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 official site Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 official site

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