Snapdragon 778G vs Dimensity 1000 Plus

We compared two 8-core processors: Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G (with Adreno 642L graphics) and MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus (Mali-G77 MC9). 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 778G
  • Developers optimize games for Snapdragon processors more often than for Dimensity
  • Announced 1-year and 1-month later
  • Has a smaller size transistor (6 versus 7 nm)
  • Better instruction set architecture
Pros of MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus
  • Higher GPU frequency (~73%)
  • Supports 17% higher memory bandwidth (29.87 against 25.6 GB/s)
  • 8% higher CPU clock speed (2600 vs 2400 MHz)
  • Shows better (up to 14%) AnTuTu 9 score – 600K vs 528K
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Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
CPU 139509 157035
GPU 164092 217459
Memory 98919 92120
UX 125614 132571
Total score 528823 600458

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Multi-Core Score
Image compression 175.3 Mpixels/s 166.4 Mpixels/s
Face detection 25 images/s 28.2 images/s
Speech recognition 41 words/s 45.2 words/s
Machine learning 36.7 images/s 46.9 images/s
Camera shooting 34.6 images/s 27.8 images/s
HTML 5 3.03 Mnodes/s 3.53 Mnodes/s
SQLite 988.8 Krows/s 883.8 Krows/s

3DMark

A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
Stability 98% 98%
Graphics test 14 FPS 22 FPS
Score 2463 3753

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 59 FPS
[High]
45 FPS
[Ultra]
Call of Duty: Mobile 42 FPS
[Ultra]
55 FPS
[High]
Fortnite 27 FPS
[Low]
28 FPS
[Medium]
Shadowgun Legends 49 FPS
[Ultra]
58 FPS
[Ultra]
World of Tanks Blitz 94 FPS
[Ultra]
56 FPS
[Ultra]
Genshin Impact 53 FPS
[High]
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Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 60 FPS
[Ultra]
59 FPS
[Ultra]
Device Oppo Realme GT Master Edition
1080 x 2400
iQOO Z1
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 778G and Dimensity 1000 Plus

CPU

Architecture 1x 2.4 GHz – Kryo 670 Prime (Cortex-A78)
3x 2.2 GHz – Kryo 670 Gold (Cortex-A78)
4x 1.9 GHz – Kryo 670 Silver (Cortex-A55)
4x 2.6 GHz – Cortex-A77
4x 2 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2400 MHz 2600 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.4-A ARMv8.3-A
L2 cache 2 MB -
L3 cache - 0.512 MB
Process 6 nanometers 7 nanometers
TDP 5 W 10 W

Graphics

GPU name Adreno 642L Mali-G77 MC9
Architecture Adreno 600 Valhall
GPU frequency 490 MHz 850 MHz
Execution units 2 9
Shading units 384 144
Vulkan version 1.1 1.1
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0
DirectX version 12 12

Memory

Memory type LPDDR5 LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 3200 MHz 1866 MHz
Bus 2x 16 Bit 4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 25.6 Gbit/s 29.87 Gbit/s
Max size 16 GB 16 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Hexagon 770 MediaTek APU 3.0
Storage type UFS 2.1, UFS 2.2, UFS 3.0, UFS 3.1 UFS 2.2
Max display resolution 2520 x 1080 2520 x 1080
Max camera resolution 1x 192MP, 2x 36MP 1x 80MP, 2x 32MP
Video capture 4K at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 30FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9 H.264, H.265, AV1, VP9
Audio codecs AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

Modem X53 -
4G support LTE Cat. 24 LTE Cat. 18
5G support Yes Yes
Download speed Up to 1200 Mbps Up to 1200 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 210 Mbps Up to 316 Mbps
Wi-Fi 6 6
Bluetooth 5.2 5.1
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS, NAVIC GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS

Info

Announced May 2021 May 2020
Class Mid range Flagship
Model number SM7325 MT6889Z/CZA
Official page Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G official site MediaTek Dimensity 1000 Plus official site

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