Snapdragon 730G vs Dimensity 700

We compared two 8-core processors: Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G (with Adreno 618 graphics) and MediaTek Dimensity 700 (Mali-G57 MC2). 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 730G
  • Developers optimize games for Snapdragon processors more often than for Dimensity
  • Performs 74% better in floating-point computations
Pros of MediaTek Dimensity 700
  • Announced 1-year and 7-months later
  • Higher GPU frequency (~15%)
  • Has a smaller size transistor (7 versus 8 nm)
  • Supports 14% higher memory bandwidth (17.07 against 14.91 GB/s)

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
334492
CPU 99567 98632
GPU 86669 71777
Memory 53042 72555
UX 90782 93594
Total score 327176 334492

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Multi-Core Score
Image compression 106.9 Mpixels/s 101.85 Mpixels/s
Face detection 15.5 images/s 15 images/s
Speech recognition 27 words/s 32.9 words/s
Machine learning 25 images/s 27.9 images/s
Camera shooting 15.4 images/s 14.55 images/s
HTML 5 2.03 Mnodes/s 2.1 Mnodes/s
SQLite 547.4 Krows/s 543.4 Krows/s

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 47 FPS
[High]
51 FPS
[Low]
Call of Duty: Mobile 38 FPS
[Ultra]
37 FPS
[Medium]
Fortnite 27 FPS
[Medium]
25 FPS
[Low]
Shadowgun Legends - 59 FPS
[Low]
World of Tanks Blitz 51 FPS
[Ultra]
52 FPS
[Ultra]
Genshin Impact - 34 FPS
[Low]
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 54 FPS
[Ultra]
56 FPS
[Ultra]
Device Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Lite
1080 x 2340
Xiaomi Poco M3 Pro
1080 x 2400
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Snapdragon 730G and Dimensity 700

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.2 GHz – Kryo 470 Gold (Cortex-A76)
6x 1.8 GHz – Kryo 470 Silver (Cortex-A55)
2x 2.2 GHz – Cortex-A76
6x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2200 MHz 2200 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8.2-A
Process 8 nanometers 7 nanometers
TDP 5 W 10 W

Graphics

GPU name Adreno 618 Mali-G57 MC2
Architecture Adreno 600 Valhall
GPU frequency 825 MHz 950 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 128 32
FLOPS 422 Gigaflops 243 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 2133 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 14.91 Gbit/s 17.07 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB 12 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Hexagon 688 Yes
Storage type UFS 3.0 UFS 2.2
Max display resolution 3360 x 1440 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 192MP, 2x 22MP 1x 64MP, 2x 16MP
Video capture 4K at 30FPS 2K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 60FPS 2K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9 H.264, H.265, VP9
Audio codecs AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AAC LC, MP3, HE-AACv1, HE-AACv2, FLAC

Connectivity

Modem X15 -
4G support LTE Cat. 15 LTE Cat. 18
5G support No Yes
Download speed Up to 800 Mbps Up to 1200 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 211 Mbps
Wi-Fi 6 5
Bluetooth 5.0 5.1
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, NAVIC

Info

Announced April 2019 November 2020
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number SM7150-AB MT6833V/ZA
Official page Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G official site MediaTek Dimensity 700 official site

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