Snapdragon 732G vs Snapdragon 678

We compared two 8-core processors: Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G (with Adreno 618 graphics) and Snapdragon 678 (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 732G
  • Has a smaller size transistor (8 versus 11 nm)
  • Shows better (up to 28%) AnTuTu 9 score – 346K vs 270K
  • Performs 23% better in floating-point computations
  • 5% higher CPU clock speed (2300 vs 2200 MHz)

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
346533
CPU 101696 100202
GPU 92391 42901
Memory 54702 50539
UX 96441 75721
Total score 346533 270714

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Multi-Core Score
Image compression 108.4 Mpixels/s 102.2 Mpixels/s
Face detection 13.8 images/s 14.5 images/s
Speech recognition 26.7 words/s 27.8 words/s
Machine learning 25.8 images/s 23.7 images/s
Camera shooting 15.6 images/s 13.7 images/s
HTML 5 1.58 Mnodes/s 2.05 Mnodes/s
SQLite 549.4 Krows/s 527.2 Krows/s

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 46 FPS
[Ultra]
41 FPS
[Low]
Call of Duty: Mobile 36 FPS
[Ultra]
40 FPS
[Medium]
Fortnite 38 FPS
[Low]
24 FPS
[Low]
Shadowgun Legends 63 FPS
[Low]
54 FPS
[Low]
World of Tanks Blitz 61 FPS
[Ultra]
59 FPS
[Medium]
Genshin Impact 34 FPS
[Medium]
14 FPS
[Low]
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 56 FPS
[Ultra]
48 FPS
[Ultra]
Device Xiaomi Poco X3 NFC
1080 x 2400
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10
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 732G and Snapdragon 678

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.3 GHz – Kryo 470 Gold (Cortex-A76)
6x 1.8 GHz – Kryo 470 Silver (Cortex-A55)
2x 2.2 GHz – Kryo 460 Gold (Cortex-A76)
6x 1.7 GHz – Kryo 460 Silver (Cortex-A55)
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2300 MHz 2200 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8-A
L1 cache - 16 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 810 MHz 845 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 128 96
FLOPS 435 Gigaflops 354 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 14.9 Gbit/s 14.9 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB 8 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Hexagon 688 Hexagon 685
Storage type eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1 eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1
Max display resolution 3360 x 1440 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 192MP, 2x 22MP 1x 192MP, 2x 25MP
Video capture 4K at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 60FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9 H.264, H.265, VP9
Audio codecs AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

Modem X15 X12
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 5.1 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS, NAVIC GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS

Info

Announced August 2020 December 2020
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number SM7150-AC SM6150-AC
Official page Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G official site Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 official site

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