Snapdragon 730 vs Snapdragon 675

We compared two 8-core processors: Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 (with Adreno 618 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 730
  • Has a smaller size transistor (8 versus 11 nm)
  • Shows better (up to 35%) AnTuTu 9 score – 316K vs 233K
  • Performs 18% better in floating-point computations
  • 10% higher CPU clock speed (2200 vs 2000 MHz)
Pros of Qualcomm Snapdragon 675
  • Higher GPU frequency (~50%)
  • 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
316206
CPU 101953 112395
GPU 75580 56069
Memory 54411 34800
UX 86196 28600
Total score 316206 233790

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Multi-Core Score
Image compression 93.9 Mpixels/s 97.2 Mpixels/s
Face detection 11.7 images/s 14.6 images/s
Speech recognition 27 words/s 26.8 words/s
Machine learning 24.7 images/s 23.2 images/s
Camera shooting 14 images/s 14.4 images/s
HTML 5 1.17 Mnodes/s 1.92 Mnodes/s
SQLite 478.1 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 651 306

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 59 FPS
[Medium]
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Call of Duty: Mobile 36 FPS
[Ultra]
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Fortnite 27 FPS
[Medium]
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Shadowgun Legends 35 FPS
[Medium]
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World of Tanks Blitz 59 FPS
[Ultra]
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Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 30 FPS
[Ultra]
-
Device Xiaomi Mi9T
1080 x 2340
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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 730 and Snapdragon 675

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.2 GHz – Kryo 470 Gold (Cortex-A76)
6x 1.8 GHz – Kryo 470 Silver (Cortex-A55)
2x 2 GHz – Kryo 460 Gold (Cortex-A76)
6x 1.7 GHz – Kryo 460 Silver (Cortex-A55)
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2200 MHz 2000 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8-A
L1 cache - 64 KB
L2 cache - 256 KB
L3 cache - 1 MB
Process 8 nanometers 11 nanometers
TDP 5 W 6 W

Graphics

GPU name Adreno 618 Adreno 612
Architecture Adreno 600 Adreno 600
GPU frequency 500 MHz 700-750 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 128 96
FLOPS 386 Gigaflops 328.2 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.1 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 688 Hexagon 685
Storage type UFS 3.0 eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 192MP, 2x 22MP 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, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV 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 April 2019 October 2018
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number SM7150-AA SDM675
Official page Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 official site Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 official site

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Comments

Please give your opinion on the comparison of Snapdragon 675 and Snapdragon 730, or ask any questions
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Pratik 25 July 2021 06:15
For daily use 675 is value champion. I had redmi note 7 pro with 675. I never thought it has slow speed. Now I am buying Note 10 pro with 732g just for same use. 675 had heating issue in summer. It was capable to handle PUBG in cool days upto 60 fps with gfx. It has powerful cpu but slightly weaker gpu. But mobile with 675 value for champions.
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