Snapdragon 855 vs 845 vs Exynos 9820 vs Apple A12 specs and features comparison

We are comparing the currently known Snapdragon 855 and 9820 specs and features below for your viewing pleasure, and throwing in Apple's A12 juggernaut, plus Huawei's latest Kirin 980, as found in the Mate 20 series. For reference, we are starting with the current Snapdragon 845 that is in most 2018 Android flagships already.
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43 Comments

33. iushnt

Posts: 3105; Member since: Feb 06, 2013

@peaceboy, do you think Ferrari is ‘ten years’ ahead than Toyota? Do you think a decade old Ferrari could be outrun or rivaled by today’s Toyota? Wrong analogy

34. KakashiHatake4444

Posts: 79; Member since: Jul 30, 2018

What's the price for freedom again?

37. UnlimitedSkye03

Posts: 295; Member since: Apr 27, 2012

I think you've stayed 10 years inside your cave, come out now see the reality. Stop worshipping Apple for eff sakes.

22. alanrock

Posts: 313; Member since: Oct 04, 2018

no difference whatsoever between them outside marketing and phone prices...

23. worldpeace

Posts: 3135; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

"4K HDR at 150fps, 8K HDR at 30fps" Well, that's overkill.. But I'd prefer sustained 1080p@480fps Other specs is almost pointless since all flagships is just as fast as other (with just milli-seconds difference) on opening apps, the only 2 things average users will notice is video encoding and modem speed. (9820 win clearly win in those 2 categories.. on paper)

24. whatev

Posts: 2267; Member since: Oct 28, 2015

Anyways, in other relevant news: https://youtu.be/G5r7ypS2EiM I’ll grab popcorn and see android trolls deflecting and saying that phonebuff is crap after they all praised his speed tests during iOS 11 debacle era :)))))

27. Sagemode87

Posts: 35; Member since: Aug 16, 2018

The speed difference is negligible at this point. If you prefer Iphone that's fine, but drop the hyperbole. Features matter more to me at this point. Every phone is blazing fast.

32. cmdacos

Posts: 4209; Member since: Nov 01, 2016

What's more important, opening an app a split second faster or using your phone for substantially longer before your battery dies? From phonebuff, who I agree has some of the fairest testing in smartphones.https://youtu.be/RF6-eLoNwZQ The popcorn is good, thanks for sharing

28. panrt321

Posts: 100; Member since: Aug 23, 2018

Why 7 core in S845? No 855, 8 core 845, 7 core 855.

30. japkoslav

Posts: 1508; Member since: Feb 19, 2017

Exynos most likely won't be better than Snapdragon, that train left the station two years ago. But it don't need to be more powerfull, it especialy need it's old advantage back... and that is superior baterry life.

39. monoke

Posts: 1162; Member since: Mar 14, 2015

So same thing every year. The chip that comes out a few months later is 5-10 percent faster than the one before it? See I could've told u guys without the chart. Lol.

40. CreeDiddy

Posts: 2206; Member since: Nov 04, 2011

My Anutu on my XS Max/512 is: Overall: 369797 CPU: 134665 GPU: 154710 UX: 67735 MEM: 12687 A12 still has the comfortable lead.

44. japkoslav

Posts: 1508; Member since: Feb 19, 2017

Seriously, who cares, not like you can use that power to do anything more than to take a picture, open facebook or play angry birds. The time when raw power mattered is long in the past. Not to mention, when other phones with lower numbers are faster in real scenarios, it really makes you wonder, why even bother with synthetic benchmarks.
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