MediaTek Helio X30Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Top 58%195 points
Top 58%
Top 57%200 points
Top 57%
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Total clock speed
Number of CPUs
lowmidhigh
Top 75%
20 CPUs
26.67GHz - 32GHz
NaN% of all CPUsYes
No
total clock speed
semiconductor size
Has integrated graphics
10 x 2.8
GHz
4 x 2.45
GHz
AMD Opteron 6220
8 x 8GHz
Best

MediaTek Helio X30 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 835: 14 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

2.86x faster CPU clock speed.
10 x 2.8GHz
AMD Opteron 6220: 24 x 9GHz
4 x 2.45GHz

2. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
10nm
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835: 10nm
10nm

3. 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 Helio X30
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
9% have it

4. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
MediaTek Helio X30
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
69% have it

5. Supports 64-bit

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.
MediaTek Helio X30
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
87% have it

6. Uses big.LITTLE technology

Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.
MediaTek Helio X30
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
4% have it

7. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
MediaTek Helio X30
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835(Qualcomm Kryo)
70% have it

8. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
MediaTek Helio X30
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835(Qualcomm Kryo)
90% have it

9. bits executed at a time

NEON provides acceleration for media processing, such as listening to MP3s.
128
HiSilicon Kirin 658: 128
128(Qualcomm Kryo)

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 Helio X30
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835(Qualcomm Kryo)
21% have it

11. 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 Helio X30
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835(Qualcomm Kryo)
95% have it

12. 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 Helio X30
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835(Qualcomm Kryo)
19% have it

13. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
MediaTek Helio X30
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835(Qualcomm Kryo)
97% have it

14. VFP version

Vector Floating-Point (VFP) is used by the processor to deliver increased performance in areas such as digital imaging.
4
HiSilicon Kirin 658: 4
4(Qualcomm Kryo)

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