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Snapdragon 845 vs Snapdragon 710

We compared two 8-core processors: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 (with Adreno 630 graphics) and Snapdragon 710 (Adreno 616). 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 845
  • Supports 100% higher memory bandwidth (29.8 against 14.9 GB/s)
  • Performs 89% better in floating-point computations
  • Shows significantly better (up to 64%) AnTuTu 8 score – 352K vs 215K
  • 27% higher CPU clock speed (2800 vs 2200 MHz)
  • Higher GPU frequency (~9%)
  • Better instruction set architecture

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 8

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
352933
CPU 101932 70627
GPU 144105 54697
Memory 56515 46031
UX 57020 41592
Total score 352933 215461

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Multi-Core Score
Image compression 128.5 Mpixels/s 91.1 Mpixels/s
Face detection 20.4 images/s 13.95 images/s
Speech recognition 37.8 words/s 25.95 words/s
Machine learning 35.8 images/s 22.2 images/s
Camera shooting 19.4 images/s 12.75 images/s
HTML 5 2.62 Mnodes/s 1.71 Mnodes/s
SQLite 686.3 Krows/s 467.95 Krows/s

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile 53 FPS
[Ultra]
39 FPS
[Ultra]
Call of Duty: Mobile 55 FPS
[High]
35 FPS
[Ultra]
Fortnite 28 FPS
[Ultra]
26 FPS
[Low]
Shadowgun Legends 48 FPS
[High]
53 FPS
[Low]
World of Tanks Blitz 60 FPS
[Ultra]
60 FPS
[Ultra]
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 56 FPS
[Ultra]
55 FPS
[Ultra]
Device Xiaomi Pocophone F1
1080 x 2246
Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite
1080 x 2340
We provide average results. FPS may differ, depending on game version, OS and other factors.

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Snapdragon 845 and Snapdragon 710

CPU

Architecture 4x 2.8 GHz – Kryo 385 Gold (Cortex-A75)
4x 1.5 GHz – Kryo 385 Silver (Cortex-A55)
2x 2.2 GHz – Kryo 360 Gold (Cortex-A75)
6x 1.7 GHz – Kryo 360 Silver (Cortex-A55)
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2800 MHz 2200 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8-A
L1 cache 256 KB -
L2 cache 1 MB -
L3 cache 2 MB -
Process 10 nanometers 10 nanometers
Transistor count 3 billion 5.3 billion
TDP 9 W 6 W

Graphics

GPU name Adreno 630 Adreno 616
Architecture Adreno 600 Adreno 600
GPU frequency 710 MHz 650 MHz
Execution units 2 2
Shading units 256 128
FLOPS 727 Gigaflops 384 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.0 1.1
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0
DirectX version 12 12

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 1866 MHz 1866 MHz
Bus 4x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 29.8 Gbit/s 14.9 Gbit/s
Max size 8 GB 8 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Hexagon 685 Hexagon 685
Storage type UFS 2.1 eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1
Max display resolution 3840 x 2160 3360 x 1440
Max camera resolution 1x 32MP, 2x 16MP 2x 20MP, 1x 32MP
Video capture 4K at 60FPS 4K at 30FPS
Video playback 4K at 120FPS 4K at 60FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP9 H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9
Audio codecs DSD 32-бит/384 кГц Qualcomm Aqstic, aptX, aptX HD

Connectivity

Modem X20 LTE X15 LTE
4G support LTE Cat. 18 LTE Cat. 15
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 1200 Mbps Up to 800 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 150 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 5
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS

Info

Announced December 2017 May 2018
Class Flagship Mid range
Model number SDM845 SDM710
Official page Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 official site Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 official site

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Total votes: 94

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