Exynos 9810 vs Snapdragon 710

We compared two 8-core processors: Samsung Exynos 9810 (with Mali-G72MP18 graphics) and Qualcomm 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 Samsung Exynos 9810
  • Has 3 MB larger L3 cache size than the Snapdragon 710
  • Supports 80% higher memory bandwidth (26.82 against 14.9 GB/s)
  • Performs 71% better in floating-point computations
  • Shows significantly better (up to 68%) AnTuTu 9 score – 419K vs 248K
  • 32% higher CPU clock speed (2900 vs 2200 MHz)
Pros of Qualcomm Snapdragon 710
  • Developers optimize games for Snapdragon processors more often than for Exynos
  • Higher GPU frequency (~14%)

Benchmarks

Performance tests in popular benchmarks

AnTuTu 9

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance in different scenarios
419001
CPU 111745 73452
GPU 140381 60823
Memory 72698 50312
UX 90338 63220
Total score 419001 248922

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
Multi-Core Score
2011
Image compression 115.35 Mpixels/s 91.1 Mpixels/s
Face detection 23.8 images/s 13.95 images/s
Speech recognition 46.95 words/s 25.95 words/s
Machine learning 48.25 images/s 22.2 images/s
Camera shooting 17.45 images/s 12.75 images/s
HTML 5 2.02 Mnodes/s 1.71 Mnodes/s
SQLite 633.2 Krows/s 467.95 Krows/s

Gaming

Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games
PUBG Mobile - 39 FPS
[Ultra]
Call of Duty: Mobile - 35 FPS
[Ultra]
Fortnite - 26 FPS
[Low]
Shadowgun Legends - 53 FPS
[Low]
World of Tanks Blitz - 60 FPS
[Ultra]
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang - 55 FPS
[Ultra]
Device - 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 Exynos 9810 and Snapdragon 710

CPU

Architecture 4x 2.9 GHz – Exynos M3
4x 1.9 GHz – Cortex-A55
2x 2.2 GHz – Kryo 360 Gold (Cortex-A75)
6x 1.7 GHz – Kryo 360 Silver (Cortex-A55)
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2900 MHz 2200 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8.2-A
L2 cache - 384 KB
L3 cache 4 MB 1 MB
Process 10 nanometers 10 nanometers
Transistor count 5.3 billion 5.3 billion
TDP 5 W 6 W

Graphics

GPU name Mali-G72MP18 Adreno 616
Architecture Bifrost Adreno 600
GPU frequency 572 MHz 650 MHz
Execution units 18 2
Shading units 288 128
FLOPS 658 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 1800 MHz 1866 MHz
Bus 4x 16 Bit 2x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 26.82 Gbit/s 14.9 Gbit/s
Max size 6 GB 8 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Yes 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 24MP, 2x 16MP 2x 192MP, 1x 32MP
Video capture 4K at 120FPS 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 AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV Qualcomm Aqstic, aptX, aptX HD

Connectivity

Modem Shannon 360 LTE X15 LTE
4G support LTE Cat. 19 LTE Cat. 15
5G support No No
Download speed Up to 1200 Mbps Up to 800 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 200 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps
Wi-Fi 5 5
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS

Info

Announced January 2018 May 2018
Class Flagship Mid range
Model number S5E9810 SDM710
Official page Samsung Exynos 9810 official site Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 official site

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