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MediaTek MT6589 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 400: 15 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

0% faster CPU clock speed.

2. semiconductor size

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

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

4. Has integrated LTE

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
MediaTek MT6589
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
9% have it

5. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
450MHz(Qualcomm Adreno 305)

6. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
MediaTek MT6589
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
69% have it

7. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
9.3(Qualcomm Adreno 305)

8. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
MediaTek MT6589(ARM Cortex-A7)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400(ARM Cortex-A7)
95% have it

9. Has out-of-order execution

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.
MediaTek MT6589(ARM Cortex-A7)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400(ARM Cortex-A7)
19% have it

10. Has TrustZone

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).
MediaTek MT6589(ARM Cortex-A7)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400(ARM Cortex-A7)
20% have it

11. bits executed at a time

NEON provides acceleration for media processing, such as listening to MP3s.
64(ARM Cortex-A7)

12. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
MediaTek MT6589(ARM Cortex-A7)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400(ARM Cortex-A7)
97% have it

13. OpenCL version

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.
1.1(Qualcomm Adreno 305)

14. front-end width

The CPU can decode more instructions per clock (IPC), meaning that the CPU performs better
2(ARM Cortex-A7)
2(ARM Cortex-A7)

15. VFP version

Vector Floating-Point (VFP) is used by the processor to deliver increased performance in areas such as digital imaging.
4(ARM Cortex-A7)

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