Snapdragon 732G vs Snapdragon 720G

We compared two 8-core processors: Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G (with Adreno 618 graphics) and Snapdragon 720G (Adreno 618). 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
  • Announced 7-months later
  • Higher GPU frequency (~8%)
  • Supports 7% higher memory bandwidth (14.9 against 13.91 GB/s)
Pros of Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G
  • Better instruction set architecture

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
346221
CPU 102378 105893
GPU 92733 86694
Memory 53226 55906
UX 98748 89635
Total score 346221 335191

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 108.75 Mpixels/s
Face detection 13.8 images/s 15.55 images/s
Speech recognition 26.7 words/s 27.15 words/s
Machine learning 25.8 images/s 25.5 images/s
Camera shooting 15.6 images/s 16.15 images/s
HTML 5 1.58 Mnodes/s 2.18 Mnodes/s
SQLite 549.4 Krows/s 561.5 Krows/s

3DMark

A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
Stability 99% 97%
Graphics test 6 FPS 4 FPS
Score 1115 785

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 46 FPS
[Ultra]
43 FPS
[High]
Call of Duty: Mobile 36 FPS
[Ultra]
40 FPS
[Ultra]
Fortnite 38 FPS
[Low]
28 FPS
[Low]
Shadowgun Legends 63 FPS
[Low]
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World of Tanks Blitz 61 FPS
[Ultra]
51 FPS
[Ultra]
Genshin Impact 34 FPS
[Medium]
34 FPS
[Medium]
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 56 FPS
[Ultra]
30 FPS
[High]
Device Xiaomi Poco X3 NFC
1080 x 2400
Realme 7 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 732G and Snapdragon 720G

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.3 GHz – Kryo 470 Gold (Cortex-A76)
6x 1.8 GHz – Kryo 470 Silver (Cortex-A55)
2x 2.3 GHz – Kryo 465 Gold (Cortex-A76)
6x 1.8 GHz – Kryo 465 Silver (Cortex-A55)
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2300 MHz 2300 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8-A ARMv8.2-A
L3 cache 1 MB 1 MB
Process 8 nanometers 8 nanometers
TDP 5 W 5 W

Graphics

GPU name Adreno 618 Adreno 618
Architecture Adreno 600 Adreno 600
GPU frequency 810 MHz 750 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 128 128
FLOPS 435 Gigaflops 435 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 13.91 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB 8 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Hexagon 688 Qualcomm Hexagon 692 DSP
Storage type eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1 UFS 2.1
Max display resolution 3360 x 1440 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 192MP, 2x 22MP 1x 192MP, 2x 22MP
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, VP8, VP9
Audio codecs AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV 384 kHz/32 bit

Connectivity

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

Info

Announced August 2020 January 2020
Class Mid range Mid range
Model number SM7150-AC SM7125
Official page Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G official site Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G official site

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Comments

Please give your opinion on the comparison of Snapdragon 720G and Snapdragon 732G, or ask any questions
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Muhammad Saad Riaz 16 April 2022 01:36
Even 732g is the latest but at some points, 720g works flawlessly and shocks the users.
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Looking for Mid Ranger 31 October 2021 14:15
Can anyone suggest me a good phone with good processor(SD 7 series) and Good battery life (5k+) under 300 USD.
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Ria 10 March 2022 13:09
IDK but I like iPhone 13 Pro Max
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xcelent 10 April 2022 17:17
wait for iPhone 14 Pro Max for sure
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Open 07 May 2022 18:18
You should look for redmi note 10 pro or 11i lite Ne 5g both are good phones Note 10 pro has 732g while 11i lite ne 5g hai 778g processor 11i lite is budget killer overall king
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James 22 July 2021 08:43
732g got that cpu upgrade as well as GPU boost but still shows identical performance (720g is better in certain parts as per paper ) so basically 732g>720g but not worth the value if both are at same budget then I'd lean on 732g but the gap is so small that's it's not worth a penny
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Jabir 20 May 2021 18:41
Both processor are same performance but 732g some latest feature . 720g and 732g gaming performance same
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SheldonCooper 14 May 2021 04:34
Do 732G has NavIC Support?(Official site didn't include it). Also 732G doesn't have Qualcomm Voice Assistant Accelerator for advanced voice use cases, Always-on echo cancellation and noise suppression. So no Google assistant and Alexa support. As per specs 720G has more good features than 732G. A negligible amount of higher performance is not a reason for considering 732G over 720G IMO.
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GAme 15 May 2021 12:42
No, NacIC is a separate chip that needs to be included in the phone.
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Yaddanapudi Gireeshnath 01 June 2021 13:42
GAme, 732G has the support of NAVIC (Indian satellite supports Both L and S Bands. While Gps only supports only L band.)and also slight better when compared to 720G
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SaM 19 March 2021 06:37
Ok redmi and poco guys now its time for A52 vs RN10Pro ... I'll still choose A52 over RN10PRO b/c of Partial waterproofing, OIS equipped lens Better updates better OS Better resale value. Imo both processors dont have major changes; its just Qualcomm doing marketing there's a v little difference in both processors; For those who aren't gamers will see almost no difference. UDFP with Samsung's own SuperAmoled (way better thn one on Xiaomi) Finally Samsung will less likely to sell your data which Xiaomi does.
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Lakshay 25 March 2021 14:26
Dude, you're comparing 16000 vs 26000. And if you remove Samsung name from the a52 rn10 pro is still better than a52. And of course it has to provide some premium features if it's charging such a premium price. And I'm sick of " look my new awesome camera and water resistance ". Let's do a comparison shall we, but before that let me clarify I'm not a mi, poco or any brand's fanboy. When I buy a smartphone I see it for what it's worth, not what logo is printed on it's back. In other terms sensible people like to buy value for money smartphones. And the fact is Chinese brands generally provide more value for money smartphones than any of your apple, Samsung or Nokia. Coming to the comparison let's divide it in six parts, performance, display, battery, camera, design, ui. Forget it, it's too long.
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Lakshay 25 March 2021 14:29
Yes Samsung a52 is a very good upgrade form a51, but you cannot compare it with redmi n10 pro series .
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Aryan sharma 26 March 2021 05:56
Lakshay, In our country due to pandemic or government said that we have to avoid or have to Boycott buying Chinese products and you are telling this things please support our country avoid buying Chinese phones and support thumb Indians.
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LáCøbrà 04 April 2021 05:09
Aryan sharma, Aryan, so I have to do everything as the government says?? Why don't you ask the government to start a smartphone company that delivers same or better specs at the same price as foreign competitors and maybe then people will stop buying Chinese products? Don't get me wrong, I hate China as much as any patriotic Indian does but while spending 15-20k on a smartphone, I'd choose nobody but the Chinese until better alternatives are available.
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Villain 13 April 2021 10:54
LáCøbrà , You are obviously right bro samsung phones are not value for money ever
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Worrisome 16 April 2021 12:21
Aryan sharma, So boycott Chinese and support Koreans?
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Incognito 16 April 2021 12:22
LáCøbrà , Exactly - and if so much patriot support micromax -- why going for samsung Koreans
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Korean 16 April 2021 12:24
LOL -- if the phone is damaged due to water ingression - Samsung won't provide warranty -- rofl and rip to your water proofing
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Chitransh 21 April 2021 02:53
Which A52? 720G or 750G?
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Okeh 21 April 2021 05:24
Then, Sharp Aquos sense 4 plus is better than samsung A mid-range series. It's(the Sharp's phone) bring similiar performances likes IP68 and snapdragon 720G but it's cheaper
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Udayraj 04 May 2021 19:28
Lakshay, Hey bro in your rn 10 pro is fully filled with many bugs😂😂😂
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Raj 05 May 2021 15:10
LáCøbrà , very well. Lots of chinese companies had gov backing. In India, politicians are assholes.
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Frustrated 03 June 2021 17:16
LáCøbrà , I'll prefer the Indian brands over Chinese even if it is 20% costlier, but they need to be at par with Xiaomi and Realme likes in terms of specs and quality.
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Karthik 05 June 2021 12:47
In actual market sale redmi has more resale value coz they will not reduce price according season .. samsung prices drop always !
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Subzero 07 June 2021 10:29
Lakshay, Lol xiaomi software is full of bugs if they that then they won a new customer
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kan 09 June 2021 18:39
the performance is way too marginal....why not make something like sd732 and 732G... seems a little bit misleading, 720 and 732 are too little improvement from 730g
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Karthik 05 July 2021 06:56
Lakshay , U will compare after you get bugs from miui ..
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Karthik 05 July 2021 06:57
Lakshay , Chinese phones are always Chinese phones ..they will give u everything with little bugs, virus , hang ..etc etc
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Naval128 17 July 2021 08:29
Karthik, Yes, software is kinda buggy sometimes. But viruses? Hang problems? I haven't even encountered those problems yet. Also, even if they're spying, don't forget that Google is spying you even more and is also going to sell your data as well.
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Djjjjjj 08 March 2021 02:28
I still shoose thé redmi note 9 pro
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Sheldon Cooper 14 May 2021 04:36
720G is the better SoC than 732G. It has more feature and almost same amount of performance. The only thing I want to see as a change in Note 9 is the display. I would be happy if they came with a sAMOLED display on 720G.
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Rdx 01 March 2021 06:26
Yeah.. these are marginal improvements..
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chesler 09 December 2020 03:08
i was trying to decide between whether to buy the poco x3 or the redmi note 9pro and now I understand that there is no big diff between the 2 processors and yeh poco x3 has more value for lesser price but durability wise I think I'm going to pick the redmi note 9pro
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Amir 09 September 2020 17:25
The main advantage of the 732G in poco x3 is the 120hz screen which is well worth it for the price.
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Clark 08 September 2020 20:54
I wanted to know if I made a bad decision purchasing my Redmi Note 9S when it came out a few months ago. Seeing new ads for the Poco X3 on Facebook got me curious. Good to know my purchase isn't technically a waste. Poco X3 costs around $20 more for the same RAM and storage configuration as my Note 9S with a very narrow gap in performance. Still worth it.
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Root 08 September 2020 22:33
Redmi Note 9S awesome smartphone for it's price.
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Nouman Mateen 08 December 2020 06:16
Same here bro 😁 I have Redmi note 9s 6,128 too
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Danial Awan 24 January 2021 18:40
There is camera improvement ... Camera is 64 megapixels ... And snapdragon 732 g is the chip in poco x3 and some additional features in poco x3
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Khurram Shahzad 10 March 2021 09:53
Also check some battery drain test on youtube between note 9s and poco x3, note 9s/pro providing good battery consumption as compared to poco x3. The resources are with the minimal difference so not an issue. Camera pictures quality vary in both, comesout better from each other.
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GhostRider 11 March 2021 18:12
Danial Awan, No Dedicated memory slot in Poco X3..... In cae if anyone is willing to upgrade his memory- he cant do that. Better to go for POCO M2 Pro.
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Misielko 16 March 2021 22:38
GhostRider, I own POCO X3 and i have 64GB SD Card in it
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dksfljdklj 08 September 2020 08:17
Doesn't seems like much improvement in specs contrary to their hypos
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