53points

AMD A8-3850

70points

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

AMD A8-3850
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18 facts in comparison

AMD A8-3850 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

AMD A8-3850
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

Why is AMD A8-3850 better than Qualcomm Snapdragon 801?

  • Supports 64-bit
  • Has MMX

Why is Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 better than AMD A8-3850?

  • 4nm smaller semiconductor size
    28nmvs32nm
  • Has integrated LTE
  • Has TrustZone
  • Has out-of-order execution

Top specs and features

General info

1.GPU clock speed

600MHz

578MHz (Qualcomm Adreno 330 (578MHz))

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Intel Core i7-4770R

1300MHz

2.Supports 64-bit
AMD A8-3850
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.

3.DirectX version

11

9.3 (Qualcomm Adreno 330 (578MHz))

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

AMD Ryzen 5 2400GE

12.1

4.semiconductor size

32nm

28nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

AMD Ryzen 5 2500X

12nm

5.Has integrated graphics
AMD A8-3850
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

6.OpenCL version

1.2

1.1 (Qualcomm Adreno 330 (578MHz))

Some applications use OpenCL to utilise the power of the graphics processing unit (GPU) for non-graphical computing. Newer versions introduce more functionality and better performance.

Best

Intel Core i5-9600K

2

Performance

1.CPU speed

4 x 2.9GHz

4 x 2.5GHz

Best

MediaTek Helio X30

2 x 2.6 & 4 x 2.2 & 4 x 1.9GHz

Memory

1.maximum memory bandwidth

29.8GB/s

14.9GB/s

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.

Best

AMD Ryzen 7 2800H

47.68GB/s

2.RAM speed

1866MHz

933MHz

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

AMD Ryzen 5 2500X

2933MHz

3.memory channels

2

2

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.

Best

Intel Atom x5-Z8350

12.8

Features

1.Has TrustZone
AMD A8-3850
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).

2.Has dynamic frequency scaling
AMD A8-3850
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

3.Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
AMD A8-3850
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

4.Has out-of-order execution
AMD A8-3850
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

5.Has NX bit
AMD A8-3850
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.

6.Has MMX
AMD A8-3850
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.

Benchmarks

1.GeekBench result

5509

934

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2019)

Best

Intel Core i7-4720HQ

18653

Miscellaneous

1.Has integrated LTE
AMD A8-3850
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

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