Qualcomn has added a new processor this year to its range of products that opens a new step between the middle and high range. It’s the Snapdragon 710, aimed at the most premium mid-range. Well, let’s see a comparison of performance of the Snapdragon 710 in front of the current range limits.
He Snapdragon 710 we’ve seen it on phones like the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE, and could also debut for the first time on a Google phone, as would be the Google Pixel of the next generation, which would have an average range of this processor.
This is how the Snapdragon 710 is defended against the high-end
A priori, and with the current catalog of Qualcomm processors for mobile, the Snapdragon 710 is the second most powerful, after the Snapdragon 845 although it is present in many current ranges. In fact, the Snapdragon 710 inherits the honor of being the most powerful mid-range processor in the Snapdragon 660. Well, this comparison shows us the results of its performance against the most powerful mobile of the moment .
Well, in these tests, the performance of the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE , the mobile presented by Xiaomi recently, and that makes clear, and as expected, that there is still quite a difference in performance between the Snapdragon 710 and even the Snapdragon 835 that last year equipped the main top of the market. As expected, the Snapdragon 710 of the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE is in the last positions of the comparison in the test of Geekbench 4.1 in the single-core test, behind mobiles with the Snapdragon 845 and 835 .
In the multi-core test, there are not many differences, being in the same position, and exceeding only the performance of the Meizu 15 and the Oppo R15 Pro , the only ones that have the Snapdragon 660. In the case of the performance test par excellence, that of AnTuTu, we also find an identical classification, obtaining the Xiaomi MI 8 SE a score of around 170,000 points, when the most powerful mobile of all , he OnePlus 6 with the Snapdragon 845, it reaches a score of 264,200 points .
The summary of these three tests is that there are no surprises regarding what was expected of this new Qualcomm processor. With a performance more powerful than the Snapdragon 660, but behind the 835 and 845 . We will see how his successor, the expected Snapdragon 730, behaves in the future.