mediatek dimensity 8200 vs snapdragon 8 gen 1

Mediatek Dimensity 8200 vs Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 – Two 8-core CPUs were compared: the MediaTek Dimensity 8200 (Mali-G610 MP6) and the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (with Adreno 730 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 Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1

  • Performs 74% better in floating-point computations
  • Has 2 MB larger L3 cache size than the Dimensity 8200
  • Shows better (up to 31%) AnTuTu 10 score – 1175K vs 895K
  • Better instruction set architecture

Pros of MediaTek Dimensity 8200

  • Higher GPU frequency (~16%)
  • Announced 1-year later

Mediatek Dimensity 8200 vs Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Benchmarks

AnTuTu 10

Snapdragon 8 Gen 1Mediatek Dimensity 8200
Total score1175063895884

GeekBench 6

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

Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 16453996
Mediatek Dimensity 820012203873
Asset compression154.9 MB/sec172.8 MB/sec
HTML 5 Browser112.7 pages/sec108 pages/sec
PDF Renderer147.2 Mpixels/sec140.4 Mpixels/sec
Image detection94 images/sec86.2 images/sec
HDR122 Mpixels/sec118.4 Mpixels/sec
Background blur13.8 images/sec14.7 images/sec
Photo processing36.3 images/sec34.4 images/sec
Ray tracing4.39 Mpixels/sec4.63 Mpixels/sec


Graphics test55 FPS36 FPS


Table of average FPS and graphics settings in mobile games

PUBG Mobile88 FPS
Call of Duty: Mobile60 FPS
Fortnite42 FPS
Shadowgun Legends89 FPS
World of Tanks Blitz114 FPS
Genshin Impact40 FPS
DeviceXiaomi Poco F4 GT
1080 x 2400


Full list of technical specifications of Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 and Dimensity 8200


Snapdragon 8 Gen 1Dimensity 8200
Architecture1x 3 GHz – Cortex-X2
3x 2.5 GHz – Cortex-A710
4x 1.8 GHz – Cortex-A510
1x 3.1 GHz – Cortex A78
3x 3 GHz – Cortex A78
4x 2 GHz – Cortex A55
Frequency3000 MHz3100 MHz
Instruction setARMv9-AARMv8.2-A
L2 cache1 MB
L3 cache6 MB4 MB
Process4 nanometers4 nanometers
TDP5.3 W6 W


GPU nameAdreno 730Mali-G610 MP6
ArchitectureAdreno 700Valhall 3rd gen
GPU frequency818 MHz950 MHz
Execution units26
Shading units768
Total shaders1536
FLOPS2512.8 Gigaflops1442 Gigaflops
Vulkan version1.11.3
OpenCL version2.02.0
DirectX version12.1


Memory typeLPDDR5LPDDR5
Memory frequency3200 MHz3200 MHz
Bus4x 16 Bit4x 16 Bit
Max bandwidth51.2 Gbit/s51.2 Gbit/s
Max size24 GB16 GB

Multimedia (ISP)

Neural processor (NPU)HexagonMediaTek APU 580
Storage typeUFS 3.1UFS 3.1
Max display resolution3840 x 21602960 x 1440
Max camera resolution1x 200MP1x 320MP
Video capture8K at 30FPS, 4K at 120FPS4K at 60FPS
Video playback8K at 30FPS, 4K at 120FPS4K 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


ModemSnapdragon X65
4G supportLTE Cat. 24LTE Cat. 21
5G supportYesYes
Download speedUp to 10000 MbpsUp to 4700 Mbps
Upload speedUp to 3670 MbpsUp to 2500 Mbps
NavigationGPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS, NAVICGPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, NAVIC


AnnouncedDecember 2021December 2022
ClassFlagshipMid range
Model numberSM8450MT6896Z
Official pageQualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 official siteMediaTek Dimensity 8200 official site

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