Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3 review: 26 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

4 x 2.5GHz
MediaTek Helio X30: 2 x 2.6 & 4 x 2.2 & 4 x 1.9GHz

2. 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.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3
36% have it

3. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
Apple A12 Bionic: 7nm

4. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
AMD Ryzen 7 2800H: 3200MHz

5. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3
89% have it

6. 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.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3
87% have it

7. 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.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3(Qualcomm Krait 400)
37% have it

8. bits executed at a time

NEON provides acceleration for media processing, such as listening to MP3s.
128(Qualcomm Krait 400)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 439: 128

9. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3(Qualcomm Krait 400)
94% have it

10. VFP version

Vector Floating-Point (VFP) is used by the processor to deliver increased performance in areas such as digital imaging.
4(Qualcomm Krait 400)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 439: 4

11. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3(Qualcomm Krait 400)
76% have it

12. 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).
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3(Qualcomm Krait 400)
65% have it

13. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
578MHz(Qualcomm Adreno 330 (578MHz))
AMD Ryzen 7 2800H: 1300MHz

14. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845: 4

15. Higher version of eMMC

A higher version of eMMC allows faster memory interfaces, having a positive effect on the performance of a device. For example, when transferring files from your computer to the internal storage over USB.
MediaTek Helio P18: 5.1

16. OpenGL ES version

OpenGL ES is used for games on mobile devices such as smartphones. Newer versions support better graphics.
3(Qualcomm Adreno 330 (578MHz))
Qualcomm Snapdragon 439: 3.2

17. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
9.3(Qualcomm Adreno 330 (578MHz))
Intel Core i5-8269U: 12

18. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
AMD Ryzen 7 2800H: 47.68GB/s

19. front-end width

The CPU can decode more instructions per clock (IPC), meaning that the CPU performs better
3(Qualcomm Krait 400)
Apple A10 Fusion: 6

20. 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 330 (578MHz))
AMD Ryzen 7 2800H: 2.2

21. EGL version

EGL is used on smartphones to enable OpenVG and OpenGL ES to perform better.
1.4(Qualcomm Adreno 330 (578MHz))
Qualcomm Snapdragon 636: 1.4

22. OpenVG version

OpenVG is used to improve the rendering of 2D graphics on mobile devices, for example the user interface (UI) on a smartphone.
3(Qualcomm Adreno 330 (578MHz))
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084: 3

23. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2018)
Intel Core i7-4720HQ: 18653

24. faster ISP

The Image Signal Processor (ISP) is responsible for processing image data from the camera, such as applying noise reduction, autofocus and correcting mistakes. A faster ISP can allow quicker camera operation and photo processing.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AA v3: 465MHz

25. floating-point performance

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
0.15TFLOPS(Qualcomm Adreno 330 (578MHz))
MediaTek MTK6752: 0.81TFLOPS

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