Qualcomm Snapdragon 820

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820

About mobile processor

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC is a powerhouse of a chip designed for flagship smartphones. Built on 14nm technology and boasting four cores with a frequency of 2150 MHz, this SoC delivers exceptional performance while being energy efficient with a TDP of 11W. The 1MB L2 cache ensures smooth and responsive multitasking, making it a great choice for demanding applications and games. The integrated Adreno 530 GPU provides stellar graphics performance, making it perfect for gaming and multimedia experiences. In benchmark tests, the Snapdragon 820 SoC has scored an impressive 260148 on AnTuTu 10, 323 on Geekbench 6 Single Core, and 827 on Geekbench 6 Multi Core, showcasing its raw processing power. Overall, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC is a solid choice for flagship smartphones, offering a winning combination of performance, efficiency, and graphics capabilities. Whether you're a power user who demands seamless multitasking and gaming performance or a casual user who simply wants a snappy and smooth smartphone experience, the Snapdragon 820 SoC delivers on all fronts.

Basic

Label Name
Qualcomm
Platform
SmartPhone Flagship
Launch Date
November 2015
Manufacturing
TSMC
Model Name
MSM8996
Architecture
2x 2.15 GHz – Kryo 2x 1.593 GHz – Kryo
Cores
4
Technology
14 nm
Frequency
2150 MHz

GPU Specifications

GPU name
Adreno 530
GPU frequency
624 MHz
FLOPS
0.3194 TFLOPS
Shading units
256
Execution units
1
OpenCL version
2.0
Vulkan version
1.0
Max display resolution
3840 x 2160
DirectX version
11

Connectivity

4G support
LTE Cat. 12
5G support
No
Bluetooth
4.1
Wi-Fi
5
Navigation
GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS

Memory Specifications

Memory type
LPDDR4
Memory frequency
1866 MHz
Memory Bus
2x 32 Bit
Max Bandwidth
29.8 Gbit/s

Miscellaneous

Neural processor (NPU)
Hexagon 680
L2 Cache
1 MB
Audio codecs
AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV
Max camera resolution
1x 28MP, 2x 13MP
Storage type
eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.0
Video capture
4K at 30FPS
Video codecs
H.264, H.265
Video playback
4K at 30FPS
TDP
11 W
Instruction set
ARMv8-A

Benchmarks

Geekbench 6
Single Core Score
323
Geekbench 6
Multi Core Score
827
AnTuTu 10
Score
265351
FP32 (float)
Score
313

Compared to Other SoC

Geekbench 6 Single Core
330 +2.2%
328 +1.5%
322 -0.3%
321 -0.6%
Geekbench 6 Multi Core
840 +1.6%
832 +0.6%
822 -0.6%
814 -1.6%
AnTuTu 10
275547 +3.8%
273338 +3%
261794 -1.3%
261381 -1.5%
FP32 (float)
330 +5.4%
324 +3.5%
290 -7.3%
275 -12.1%