Dimensity 9000 vs Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

Two 8-core processors were compared: the MediaTek Dimensity 9000 (Mali-G710 MP10) and the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (with Adreno 740 graphics). The advantages and disadvantages of every chip, technical details, and thorough tests in benchmarks like AnTuTu and Geekbench are all available here.

Dimensity 9000 vs Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 : Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 is better than MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ by 11.19%. It has 8 cores at 3.19 GHz and an Adreno 740 GPU versus 8 cores at 3.2 GHz with Mali-G710 MC. In the Antutu Benchmark test, Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 results were faster than MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ by 14.35%, scoring 1534534 points vs 1074824 marks. In the 3DMark test, it scored 9870 points against 8275 , which is 19.27% higher.

Key Features :

Pros of Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

  • Performs 2.1x better in floating-point computations
  • Shows significantly better (up to 43%) AnTuTu 10 score – 1534K vs 1074K
  • Announced 1-year later
  • Supports 7% higher memory bandwidth (64 against 60 GB/s)
  • 5% higher CPU clock speed (3200 vs 3050 MHz)

Pros of MediaTek Dimensity 9000

  • Higher GPU frequency (~25%)

Dimensity 9000 vs Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 AnTuTu

AnTuTu 10

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

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2Dimensity 9000
Total score15345341074824

GeekBench 6

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

Snapdragon 8 Gen 220045344
Dimensity 900015874202
Asset compression210 MB/sec137.6 MB/sec
HTML 5 Browser153.9 pages/sec122.4 pages/sec
PDF Renderer153.3 Mpixels/sec168.9 Mpixels/sec
Image detection128.6 images/sec104.6 images/sec
HDR159.7 Mpixels/sec137.7 Mpixels/sec
Background blur17.1 images/sec12.5 images/sec
Photo processing51.9 images/sec41.5 images/sec
Ray tracing5.92 Mpixels/sec4.33 Mpixels/sec


A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance.

Graphics test72 FPS48 FPS


Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games

PUBG Mobile90 FPS
Call of Duty: Mobile60 FPS
Fortnite56 FPS
Shadowgun Legends118 FPS
World of Tanks Blitz120 FPS
Genshin Impact59 FPS
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang59 FPS
DeviceZTE Nubia Red Magic 8 Pro
1116 x 2480

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 vs Dimensity 9000 Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 and Dimensity 9000


Architecture1x 3.2 GHz – Cortex-X3
2x 2.8 GHz – Cortex-A715
2x 2.8 GHz – Cortex-A710
3x 2 GHz – Cortex-A510
1x 3.05 GHz – Cortex-X2
3x 2.85 GHz – Cortex-A710
4x 1.8 GHz – Cortex-A510
Frequency3200 MHz3050 MHz
Instruction setARMv9-AARMv9-A
L2 cache1 MB1 MB
L3 cache8 MB8 MB
Process4 nanometers4 nanometers
TDP6.3 W4 W


GPU nameAdreno 740Mali-G710 MP10
ArchitectureAdreno 700Valhall 3rd gen
GPU frequency680 MHz850 MHz
Execution units210
Shading units128096
Total shaders2560960
FLOPS3481.6 Gigaflops1632 Gigaflops
Vulkan version1.31.3
OpenCL version2.02.0
DirectX version12.1


Memory frequency4200 MHz3750 MHz
Bus4x 16 Bit4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth64 Gbit/s60 Gbit/s
Max size24 GB24 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU)HexagonYes
Storage typeUFS 3.1, UFS 4.0UFS 3.1
Max display resolution3840 x 21603200 x 1440
Max camera resolution1x 200MP1x 320MP, 3x 32MP
Video capture8K at 30FPS, 4K at 120FPS4K at 60FPS
Video playback8K at 60FPS, 4K at 120FPS4K at 60FPS
Video codecsH.264, H.265, AV1, VP8, VP9H.264, H.265, AV1, VP9
Audio codecsAAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAVAAC LC, MP3, HE-AACv1, HE-AACv2, FLAC


ModemSnapdragon X70
4G supportLTE Cat. 24LTE Cat. 24
5G supportYesYes
Download speedUp to 10000 MbpsUp to 7000 Mbps
Upload speedUp to 3500 MbpsUp to 2500 Mbps
NavigationGPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS, NAVICGPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS, NAVIC


AnnouncedNovember 2022November 2021
Model numberSM8550-ABMT6983
Official pageQualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 official siteMediaTek Dimensity 9000 official site

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