We have arranged a full comparison on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 870 Vs Snapdragon 768G in which both the SoC are recently launched SoC by Qualcomm. Now we have compared these two processors on the basis of pros and cons, Geekbench, Antutu, and technical specifications.
Tenzys Tech Score
- 1 Major differences between Snapdragon 870 Vs Snapdragon 768G
- 2 Full comparison between Snapdragon 870 vs Snapdragon 768G
- 3 Gaming Performance
- 4 Antutu 8
- 5 GeekBench 5
- 6 Display
- 7 CPU
- 8 Graphics
- 9 Memory
- 10 Multimedia (ISP)
- 11 Connectivity
- 12 Info
- 13 Additional
- 14 Review by Tenzys Tech
- 15 Q n A
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Major differences between Snapdragon 870 Vs Snapdragon 768G
Pros of Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G
- Snapdragon 870 shows a significantly better (up to 82.99%) AnTuTu 8 score than Snapdragon 768G (635K vs 347K).
- Snapdragon 870 is the latest SOC as announced 8-months later than the Snapdragon 768G.
- Snapdragon 870 Performs 81% better in floating-point computations than Snapdragon 768G (1267 vs 700 GFlops).
- Snapdragon 870 supports 158.82% higher memory bandwidth than Snapdragon 768G (44 against 17 GB/s).
- SD 870 has a 14.28% higher CPU clock speed than SD 768G (3200 vs 2800 MHz).
Pros of Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G
- Snapdragon 768G has 16.27% higher GPU frequency than Snapdragon 870 (750 vs 645 MHz).
- Snapdragon 768G has a better instruction set architecture than Snapdragon 870.
Full comparison between Snapdragon 870 vs Snapdragon 768G
|SoC:||Snapdragon 870||Snapdragon 768G|
|Games||FPS(Frames Per Second)||FPS(Frames Per Second)|
|PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG Mobile)||82.2||52.7|
|Garena Free Fire – The Cobra||50.3||56.7|
|Call of Duty: Mobile||46.3||39.1|
|Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5 Mobile)||71.4||44.9|
|Minecraft: Pocket Edition||103.8||72.2|
|Real Racing 3||62.9||85.1|
|Need for Speed No Limits||90.5||102.1|
|Mortal Kombat X||65.4||82.2|
|CSR Racing 2||65.4||68|
|Max On-Device Display||4K @ 60 Hz, QHD+ @ 144 Hz||QHD+ @ 60 Hz , FHD+ @ 120 Hz|
|Max External Display||4K @ 60 Hz||4K @ 60Hz|
|HDR||HDR10+, HDR10||HDR10+, HDR10|
|Color Depth||Up to 10-bit||Up to 10-bit|
|Architecture||1x 3.2 GHz – Kryo 585 Prime (Cortex-A77)|
3x 2.42 GHz – Kryo 585 Gold (Cortex-A77)
4x 1.8 GHz – Kryo 585 Silver (Cortex-A55)
|1x 2.8 GHz – Kryo 475 Prime (Cortex-A76)|
1x 2.4 GHz – Kryo 475 Gold (Cortex-A76)
6x 1.8 GHz – Kryo 475 Silver (Cortex-A55)
|Base Frequency||1800 MHz||1800 MHz|
|3200 MHz||2800 MHz|
|L1 cache||512 KB||–|
|L2 cache||1 MB||–|
|L3 cache||4 MB||–|
|Process||7 nanometers||7 nanometers|
|TDP||10 Watt||5 Watt|
|GPU name||Adreno 650||Adreno 620|
|Architecture||Adreno 600||Adreno 600|
|GPU frequency||645 MHz||750 MHz|
|FLOPS||1,267 Gigaflops||700 Gigaflops|
|Memory frequency||2750 MHz||2133 MHz|
|Bus||4x 16 Bit||2x 16 Bit|
|Max bandwidth||44 Gbit/s||17 Gbit/s|
|Max size||16 GB||12 GB|
|Neural processor (NPU)||Hexagon 698||Hexagon 696|
|Storage type||UFS 3.0, UFS 3.1||UFS 3.0|
|Max display resolution||3840 x 2160||3200 x 1800|
|Max camera resolution||1x 200MP, 2x 25MP||1x 192MP, 2x 22MP|
|Video capture||8K at 30FPS, 4K at 60FPS||4K at 30FPS|
|Video playback||8K at 30FPS||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||AAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV|
|4G support||LTE Cat. 24||LTE Cat. 18|
|Download speed||5G Band- Up to 7.5 Gbps, LTE – Up to 2.5 Gbps||5G Band- Up to 3.7 Gbps, LTE – Up to 1.2 Gbps|
|Upload speed||5G Band- Up to 3 Gbps, LTE- Up to 316 Mbps||5G Band- Up to 1.6 Gbps, LTE- Up to 210 Mbps|
|Navigation||GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS, NAVIC||GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS|
|Announced||January 2021||May 2020|
|Official page||Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 official site||Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G official site|
|Charging||Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+ technology|
Qualcomm Quick Charge AI
|Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+ technology|
Qualcomm Quick Charge AI
Review by Tenzys Tech
CPU of Snapdragon 870 is clocked up to 3.2 GHz while Snapdragon 768G is clocked up to 2.8 GHz which makes the SD 870 a better option than Snapdragon 768G. However, other than the clock-speed the snapdragon 870 has latest cortex A77 cores while Snapdragon has cortex A76 cores.
GPU of chipset snapdragon 870 is equipped with Adreno 650 while the snapdragon 768G is equipped with Adreno 620. Frankly, Adreno 650 is much better than Adreno 620 other than the clock speed of Adreno 620, so choose wisely.
In SD 870 memory type is LPDDR5 which is energy efficient while SD 768G comprises of LPDDR4x which is less energy efficient as compared to LPDDR5. In fact, the memory frequency of SD 870 is 2750 MHz while in SD 768G it is 2133 MHz So in this section SD 870 would be a good option.
Display and Camera
In-display section, Snapdragon 870 supports display up to 144Hz refresh rate in QHD+ resolution while display resolution in Snapdragon 768G supports only up to 120 Hz with only upto FHD+ resolution only.
Snapdragon 870 supports camera resolution up to 8K resolution while Snapdragon 768G supports only up to 4K resolution.
Energy efficiency and battery life
As the facts are seen by the specifications in which both the SoCs built on 7nm process technology but the TDP of Snapdragon 870 is 10 watt while on another hand the TDP of Snapdragon 768G is 5 watt. This concludes that SD 768G is better than SD 870 as more the TDP greater the power or energy consumption of a particular SoC.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 870
Overall Good chipset in Flagship Series.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G
Good performer in the upper mid-range series of smartphones.
Q n A
Q1. Which is better Snapdragon 870 or Snapdragon 768G?
Ans. Snapdragon 870 is better than Snapdragon 768G as SD 870 CPU clocked up to 3.2 GHz SOC and 5G compatible while Snapdragon 768G clocked up to 2.8 GHz. In several segments like connectivity, camera, memory, Snapdragon 870 performs better as compared to Snapdragon 768G.