Exynos 2100 vs Snapdragon 870

We compared the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 (Adreno 650) and Samsung Exynos 2100 (with Mali-G78 MP14 graphics), two 8-core processors. The advantages and disadvantages of every chip, technical details, and thorough tests in benchmarks like AnTuTu and Geekbench are all available here.

 Exynos 2100 vs Snapdragon 870 : Samsung Exynos 2100 is better than Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 by 5.37%. It has 8 cores at 2.91 GHz and an Mali-G78 MC GPU versus 8 cores at 3.2 GHz with Adreno 650. In the 3DMark test, it scored 5543 points against 4265 , which is 29.96% higher.

Key Features :

Pros of Samsung Exynos 2100

  • Has a smaller size transistor (5 versus 7 nm)
  • Higher GPU frequency (~27%)
  • Supports 16% higher memory bandwidth (51.2 against 44 GB/s)
  • Shows better (up to 6%) AnTuTu 10 score – 861K vs 810K
  • Better instruction set architecture

Pros of Qualcomm Snapdragon 870

  • 10% higher CPU clock speed (3200 vs 2900 MHz)

Exynos 2100 vs Snapdragon 870 Benchmarks

AnTuTu 10

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

Exynos 2100Snapdragon 870
Total score861117810251

GeekBench 6

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

Exynos 210013533340
Snapdragon 87011393285
Asset compression157.4 MB/sec148.4 MB/sec
HTML 5 Browser75.1 pages/sec85.5 pages/sec
PDF Renderer105.8 Mpixels/sec113.5 Mpixels/sec
Image detection70.4 images/sec72.7 images/sec
HDR112.2 Mpixels/sec102.4 Mpixels/sec
Background blur12.7 images/sec10.8 images/sec
Photo processing21.1 images/sec28.3 images/sec
Ray tracing4.42 Mpixels/sec4.18 Mpixels/sec


A cross-platform benchmark that assesses graphics performance

Graphics test34 FPS25 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

Exynos 2100 vs SD 870 Specifications

Full list of technical specifications of Exynos 2100 and Snapdragon 870


Architecture1x 2.91 GHz – Cortex-X1
3x 2.81 GHz – Cortex-A78
4x 2.2 GHz – Cortex-A55
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)
Frequency2900 MHz3200 MHz
Instruction setARMv8.4-AARMv8.2-A
L1 cache512 KB
L2 cache1 MB
L3 cache4 MB
Process5 nanometers7 nanometers
Transistor count10.3 billion


GPU nameMali-G78 MP14Adreno 650
ArchitectureValhall 2nd genAdreno 600
GPU frequency854 MHz670 MHz
Execution units142
Shading units64512
Total shaders8961024
FLOPS1530.4 Gigaflops1372.1 Gigaflops
Vulkan version1.31.1
OpenCL version2.02.0
DirectX version12.1


Memory typeLPDDR5LPDDR5
Memory frequency3200 MHz2750 MHz
Bus4x 16 Bit4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth51.2 Gbit/s44 Gbit/s
Max size24 GB16 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU)YesHexagon 698
Storage typeUFS 3.1UFS 3.0, UFS 3.1
Max display resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
Max camera resolution1x 200MP, 2x 32MP1x 200MP, 2x 25MP
Video capture8K at 30FPS, 4K at 120FPS8K at 30FPS, 4K at 60FPS
Video playback8K at 60FPS8K at 30FPS, 4K at 60FPS
Video codecsH.264, H.265, AV1, VP9H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9
Audio codecsAAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAVAAC, AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV


ModemExynos 5300X55
4G supportLTE Cat. 24LTE Cat. 22
5G supportYesYes
Download speedUp to 7350 MbpsUp to 7500 Mbps
Upload speedUp to 3670 MbpsUp to 3000 Mbps
NavigationGPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, NAVICGPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS, NAVIC


AnnouncedDecember 2020January 2021
Model numberS5E9840SM8250-AC
Official pageSamsung Exynos 2100 official siteQualcomm Snapdragon 870 official site

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