Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 vs Apple A12X Bionic: specifications

Comparison of technical characteristics between computer processors, with the Apple A12X Bionic on one hand, and the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 on the other hand. The first has a total of 8 cores, 8 threads, a maximum frequency of 2.5 GHz. The second has 8 cores, 8 threads, its turbo frequency reaches 2.5 GHz. The following table also allows us to compare the lithography, the number of transistors (if indicated), the amount of cache memory, the maximum RAM memory capacity, the type of memory accepted, the launch date, the maximum number of PCIe lines , the values obtained in Geekbench 4 and Cinebench R15, as well as the price.


Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Apple A12X Bionic
Family Snapdragon Ax
Release date Q2 2017 Q4 2018
Lithography 10 nm FinFET LPE 7 nm FinFET
Transistors 3,000,000,000 10,000,000,000
Cores 8 8
Threads 8 8
Base frequency 1.9 GHz 1.6 GHz
Turbo frequency 2.5 GHz 2.5 GHz
Details 4x Cortex-A73 @2.45 GHz
4x Cortex-A53 @1.9 GHz
4x Vortex @2.49 GHz
4x Tempest @1.59 GHz
Cache 2 MB 8 MB
Max memory size 6 GB 6 GB
Memory types LPDDR4X-1866 LPDDR4X
AnTuTu 199 273 557 680
Geekbench 4 single-core 1,855 5,018
Geekbench 4 multi-core 6,324 17,696
Price NA NA
Amazon Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Apple A12X Bionic
Ebay Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Apple A12X Bionic

We can better compare what are the technical differences between the two processors. We see that the two processors have an equivalent number of cores, that the turbo frequency of the Apple A12X Bionic is bigger, that their respective TDPs are of the same order identical. The Apple A12X Bionic was launched more recently.

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