Snapdragon 898 defeats Snapdragon 888 in Geekbench 5

By: Maksim Panasovskyi | 05.11.2021, 16:10
Snapdragon 898 defeats Snapdragon 888 in Geekbench 5

Geekbench 5 software has tested a smartphone based on the 4-nanometer Snapdragon 898 single-chip system.

What is known

This was reported by network informant Ice universe. He wrote on his Twitter page that the unnamed smartphone scored 1200 and 3900 points in Single-Core and Multi-Core modes respectively.

In comparison, Samsung Galaxy S21's score on the 5nm Snapdragon 888 mobile processor is around 900 points in single-core test and around 3000 points in multi-core mode. Thus, the performance gains are 33.3% and 23.3% respectively.

Recall that the first Snapdragon 898-powered smartphone could be the Xiaomi 12. In addition, gg editorial reported about the emergence of photos of the Snapdragon 898-powered device on the web. Judging by the leak, the chip will get a Cortex-X2 core with a peak frequency of 3 GHz, three "medium" Cortex-A710 cores with a frequency of up to 2.5 GHz and four "small" Cortex-A510 cores with a frequency of 1.79 GHz.