Dimensity 8300 Ultra vs Snapdragon 870

Dimensity 8300 Ultra vs Snapdragon 870 – Two 8-core CPUs were compared: the MediaTek Dimensity 8300 Ultra (Mali-G615 MP6) and the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 (with Adreno 650 graphics). The advantages and disadvantages of every chip, technical details, and thorough tests in benchmarks like AnTuTu and Geekbench are all available here.

Key Features :

Pros of MediaTek Dimensity 8300

  • Higher GPU frequency (~2.1x)
  • Shows significantly better (up to 88%) AnTuTu 10 score – 1524K vs 810K
  • Has a smaller size transistor (4 versus 7 nm)
  • Supports 55% higher memory bandwidth (68.2 against 44 GB/s)
  • Announced 2-years and 11-months later
  • Better instruction set architecture
  • 5% higher CPU clock speed (3350 vs 3200 MHz)

Dimensity 8300 Ultra vs Snapdragon 870 Benchmarks

AnTuTu 10

The AnTuTu Benchmark measures CPU, GPU, RAM, and I/O performance

Snapdragon 870Dimensity 8300 ultra
Total score8102511524288

GeekBench 6

The GeekBench test shows raw single-threaded and multithreaded CPU performance

Snapdragon 87011393285
Dimensity 8300 Ultra14974809
Asset compression148.4 MB/sec194.2 MB/sec
HTML 5 Browser85.5 pages/sec149.9 pages/sec
PDF Renderer113.5 Mpixels/sec164.6 Mpixels/sec
Image detection72.7 images/sec106.1 images/sec
HDR102.4 Mpixels/sec151.4 Mpixels/sec
Background blur10.8 images/sec13.8 images/sec
Photo processing28.3 images/sec45.9 images/sec
Ray tracing4.18 Mpixels/sec5.2 Mpixels/sec


Graphics test25 FPS


Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games

PUBG Mobile88 FPS
Call of Duty: Mobile59 FPS
Fortnite27 FPS
Shadowgun Legends102 FPS
World of Tanks Blitz107 FPS
Genshin Impact49 FPS
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang60 FPS
DeviceXiaomi Black Shark 4
1080 x 2400


Full list of technical specifications of Snapdragon 870 and Dimensity 8300 Ultra


Snapdragon 870 Dimensity 8300 Ultra
Architecture1x 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 3.35 GHz – Cortex-A715
3x 3.2 GHz – Cortex-A715
4x 2.2 GHz – Cortex-A510
Frequency3200 MHz3350 MHz
Instruction setARMv8.2-AARMv9-A
L1 cache512 KB
L2 cache1 MB
L3 cache4 MB4 MB
Process7 nanometers4 nanometers
Transistor count10.3 billion


GPU nameAdreno 650Mali-G615 MP6
ArchitectureAdreno 600Valhall 4rd gen
GPU frequency670 MHz1400 MHz
Execution units26
Shading units512
Total shaders1024
FLOPS1372.1 Gigaflops
Vulkan version1.11.3
OpenCL version2.02.0
DirectX version12.1


Memory typeLPDDR5LPDDR5X
Memory frequency2750 MHz4266 MHz
Bus4x 16 Bit4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth44 Gbit/s68.2 Gbit/s
Max size16 GB24 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU)Hexagon 698MediaTek APU 780
Storage typeUFS 3.0, UFS 3.1UFS 4.0
Max display resolution3840 x 21602960 x 1440
Max camera resolution1x 200MP, 2x 25MP1x 320MP
Video capture8K at 30FPS, 4K at 60FPS4K at 60FPS
Video playback8K at 30FPS, 4K at 60FPS4K at 60FPS
Video codecsH.264, H.265, VP8, VP9H.264, H.265, AV1, VP9
Audio codecsAAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAVAAC LC, MP3, HE-AACv1, HE-AACv2, FLAC


4G supportLTE Cat. 22
5G supportYesYes
Download speedUp to 7500 MbpsUp to 7900 Mbps
Upload speedUp to 3000 MbpsUp to 4200 Mbps
NavigationGPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS, NAVICGPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, NAVIC


AnnouncedJanuary 2021November 2023
Model numberSM8250-AC
Official pageQualcomm Snapdragon 870 official siteMediaTek Dimensity 8300 official site

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