Exynos 9820 vs Exynos 9810

We compared two 8-core processors: Samsung Exynos 9820 (with Mali G76 MP12 graphics) and Exynos 9810 (Mali-G72MP18). 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 9820
  • Has a smaller size transistor (8 versus 10 nm)
  • Shows better (up to 26%) AnTuTu 9 score – 517K vs 410K
  • Announced 11-months later
  • Supports 16% higher memory bandwidth (31.1 against 26.82 GB/s)
  • Higher GPU frequency (~5%)
Pros of Samsung Exynos 9810
  • Has 2 MB larger L3 cache size than the Exynos 9820
  • 7% higher CPU clock speed (2900 vs 2700 MHz)
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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
517075
410850
CPU 132784 110029
GPU 187714 143277
Memory 82188 67847
UX 116336 93390
Total score 517075 410850

GeekBench 5

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance
Single-Core Score
829
Multi-Core Score
2303
Image compression 108.7 Mpixels/s 112.6 Mpixels/s
Face detection 20.7 images/s 22.9 images/s
Speech recognition 46.8 words/s 46.4 words/s
Machine learning 47.9 images/s 43.5 images/s
Camera shooting 17.2 images/s 17.6 images/s
HTML 5 1.95 Mnodes/s 1.85 Mnodes/s
SQLite 608.5 Krows/s 637.6 Krows/s

3DMark

A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance in Vulkan (Metal)
3DMark Wild Life Performance
3218
Stability 82% 93%
Graphics test 19 FPS 13 FPS
Score 3218 2270

Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Exynos 9820 and Exynos 9810

CPU

Architecture 2x 2.7 GHz – Mongoose
2x 2.3 GHz – Cortex-A75
4x 1.9 GHz – Cortex-A55
4x 2.9 GHz – Exynos M3
4x 1.9 GHz – Cortex-A55
Cores 8 8
Frequency 2700 MHz 2900 MHz
Instruction set ARMv8.2-A ARMv8.2-A
L1 cache 192 KB -
L2 cache 1 MB -
L3 cache 2 MB 4 MB
Process 8 nanometers 10 nanometers
Transistor count - 5.3 billion
TDP 9 W 5 W

Graphics

GPU name Mali G76 MP12 Mali-G72MP18
Architecture Bifrost Bifrost
GPU frequency 600 MHz 572 MHz
Execution units 12 18
Shading units 192 288
FLOPS 652 Gigaflops 658 Gigaflops
Vulkan version 1.0 1.0
OpenCL version 2.0 2.0
DirectX version 12 12

Memory

Memory type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X
Memory frequency 2133 MHz 1800 MHz
Bus 4x 16 Bit 4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth 31.1 Gbit/s 26.82 Gbit/s
Max size 12 GB 6 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU) Yes Yes
Storage type UFS 2.1, UFS 3.0 UFS 2.1
Max display resolution 3840 x 2400 3840 x 2160
Max camera resolution 1x 24MP, 2x 16MP 1x 24MP, 2x 16MP
Video capture 8K at 30FPS, 4K at 150FPS 4K at 120FPS
Video playback 8K at 30FPS, 4K at 150FPS 4K at 120FPS
Video codecs H.264, H.265, VP9 H.264, H.265, VP9
Audio codecs AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV

Connectivity

Modem Exynos 5100 Shannon 360 LTE
4G support LTE Cat. 20 LTE Cat. 19
5G support Yes No
Download speed Up to 2000 Mbps Up to 1200 Mbps
Upload speed Up to 316 Mbps Up to 200 Mbps
Wi-Fi 6 5
Bluetooth 5.0 5.0
Navigation GPS, GLONASS GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo

Info

Announced November 2018 January 2018
Class Flagship Flagship
Model number S5E9820 S5E9810
Official page Samsung Exynos 9820 official site Samsung Exynos 9810 official site

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