Qualcomm Adreno 320

The Qualcomm Adreno 320 is a GPU for smartphones and tablets that is integrated into Qualcomm SoCs. It was introduced in the end of 2012 and was primarily used for Android devices. The graphics card uses a technology called FlexRender. It can switch "intelligently" switch between TBR (TBR Tile Based Renderer) and the classic direct rendering. 

The Adreno 320 has Unified Shaders and supports OpenGL ES 3.0. The performance compared to the Adreno 200-series is supposed to be improved by the factor 3-4. 

The Adreno 320 is used in Snapdragon S4 SoCs like the AQP8064.

ManufacturerQualcomm
Adreno 300 Series

Adreno 330

32 @ 450 - 578MHz
Adreno 320 16 @ 400MHz

Adreno 305

6 @ 450MHz

Adreno 302

6 @ 400MHz
Pipelines16 - unified
Core Speed *400 MHz
Shader Speed *400 MHz
Shared Memoryyes
DirectXDirectX 9_3
technology28 nm
Date of Announcement27.02.2012
* The specified clock rates are only guidelines for the manufacturer and can be altered by them.

Benchmarks

Basemark X 1.1 - High Quality
0% 100%
min: 4700      avg: 5400 (19%)     median: 5400 (19%)     max: 6100 fps
Basemark X 1.1 - Medium Quality
0% 100%
min: 10600      avg: 11550 (32%)     median: 11550 (32%)     max: 12500 fps
Basemark X 1.0 - Off-Screen
0% 100%
min: 5.836      avg: 7 (33%)     median: 6.8 (32%)     max: 8.298 fps
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7 - T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16
0% 100%
min: 9.8      avg: 15.4 (26%)     median: 14 (23%)     max: 26.6 fps
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7 - T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080
0% 100%
min: 8.3      avg: 12.9 (2%)     median: 13 (2%)     max: 16.5 fps
3DMark (2013) - Ice Storm Unlimited Graphics Score 1280x720 offscreen
0% 100%
min: 10423      avg: 10644 (4%)     median: 10644 (4%)     max: 10865 Points
3DMark (2013) - Ice Storm Extreme Graphics 1920x1080
0% 100%
min: 4928      avg: 5903.3 (2%)     median: 5689 (2%)     max: 7322 Points
3DMark (2013) - Ice Storm Standard Graphics 1280x720
0% 100%
min: 8859      avg: 10626.9 (1%)     median: 10616 (1%)     max: 12167 Points
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - 3D Graphics Tests
0% 100%
min: 737      avg: 949.3 (43%)     median: 935 (42%)     max: 1179 Points
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - 2D Graphics Tests
0% 100%
min: 1880      avg: 2327.5 (47%)     median: 2421 (49%)     max: 2778 Points
Antutu 3DRating - 3DRating V4.0 for OpenGL ES 2.0 1024x2048
0% 100%
min: 3180      avg: 3180 (24%)     median: 3180 (24%)     max: 3180 Points
Antutu 3DRating - Off-screen 1024x2048
0% 100%
min: 1618      avg: 2029.2 (70%)     median: 2080 (72%)     max: 2511 Points
Antutu 3DRating -
0% 100%
min: 3555      avg: 5150.6 (45%)     median: 5391 (47%)     max: 6115 Points
GLBenchmark 2.5 - Egypt HD Offscreen Fixed Time 1920x1080
0% 100%
min: 16      avg: 27.3 (5%)     median: 28.5 (5%)     max: 35 fps
GLBenchmark 2.5 - Egypt HD Fixed Time
0% 100%
min: 19      avg: 30.3 (50%)     median: 31 (52%)     max: 37 fps
AnTuTu Benchmark v3 - GPU
0% 100%
min: 5474      avg: 7422.5 (77%)     median: 7324 (76%)     max: 9072 points
NenaMark2 -
0% 100%
min: 59      avg: 59.9 (89%)     median: 59.8 (89%)     max: 61.3 fps
Basemark ES 2.0 - Taiji Free
0% 100%
min: 34.79      avg: 47.1 (78%)     median: 45.8 (75%)     max: 60.64 fps
Smartbench 2012 - Gaming Index
0% 100%
min: 2049      avg: 3031.9 (67%)     median: 3024.5 (66%)     max: 4213 points
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card

Game Benchmarks

The following benchmarks stem from our benchmarks of review laptops. The performance depends on the used graphics memory, clock rate, processor, system settings, drivers, and operating systems. So the results don't have to be representative for all laptops with this GPU. For detailled information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.

Dead Trigger 2
high
24.6 1920 x 1080  fps      Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
Fifa 14 Mobile Android
high
29 1280 x 720 29.8 1920 x 1080 ~ 29 fps      Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
Asphalt 8: Airborne
low
24.8 1280x720 fps  fps      Compare
high
26 1280x720 fps 27.2 1920 x 1080 ~ 27 fps      Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
Real Racing 3
low
44 1280x720 fps  fps      Compare
high
21 1280x720 fps  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
Temple Run 2
high
55 1280x720 fps  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings high.
Subway Surfers
high
58 1280x720  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings high.
Grand Theft Auto 3 Android
low
20 1280x720 fps  fps      Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.

For more games that might be playable and a list of all games and graphics cards visit our Gaming List

Notebook reviews with Qualcomm Adreno 320 graphics card

Asus Padfone 2: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 4.7", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review Asus PadFone 2 Smartphone

BlackBerry Z30: Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960T, 5.0", 0.2 kg
  Review » BlackBerry Z30 Smartphone Review

Google Nexus 4: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 4.7", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review Google Nexus 4 Smartphone

Google Nexus 7 2013: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 7", 0.3 kg
  Review » Review Google Nexus 7 16 GB 2013 Tablet

HTC Butterfly: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 5.0", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review HTC Droid DNA (Butterfly) Smartphone

HTC One: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 4.7", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review HTC One Smartphone

HTC One Max: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 5.9", 0.2 kg
  Review » Review HTC One Max Smartphone

LG G Pad 8.3: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 8.3", 0.3 kg
  Review » Review LG G Pad 8.3 Tablet

LG Optimus G E975: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 4.7", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review LG Optimus G E975 Smartphone

LG Optimus G Pro E986: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 5.5", 0.2 kg
  Review » Review LG Optimus G Pro E986 Smartphone

Motorola Moto X: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960DT, 4.7", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review Motorola Moto X Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active I9295: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 5.0", 0.2 kg
  Review » Review Samsung Galaxy S4 Active GT-I9295 Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9505: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 5", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9505 Smartphone

Sony Xperia SP: Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960T, 4.6", 0.2 kg
  Review » Review Sony Xperia SP Smartphone

Sony Xperia Tablet Z: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 10.1", 0.5 kg
  Review » Review Sony Xperia Tablet Z Update

Sony Xperia Z: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 5", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review Sony Xperia Z Smartphone

Sony Xperia ZL: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 5", 0.2 kg
  Review » Review Sony Xperia ZL Smartphone

Yota Devices Yotaphone: Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960T, 4.3", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review Yota Devices Yotaphone Smartphone

ZTE Grand Memo LTE: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 5.7", 0.2 kg
  Review » Review ZTE Grand Memo LTE Smartphone

Asus Padfone 2: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 4.7", 0.1 kg
  External Review » Asus Padfone 2

Asus PadFone Infinity: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 5.0", 0.7 kg
  External Review » Asus PadFone Infinity

BlackBerry Z30: Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960T, 5.0", 0.2 kg
  External Review » BlackBerry BlackBerry Z30

Google Nexus 4: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 4.7", 0.1 kg
  External Review » Google Nexus 4

Google Nexus 7 2013: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 7", 0.3 kg
  External Review » Google Nexus 7 2013

HTC Butterfly: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 5.0", 0.1 kg
  External Review » HTC Butterfly

HTC One: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 4.7", 0.1 kg
  External Review » HTC One

HTC One Dual Sim: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 4.7", 0.2 kg
  External Review » HTC One Dual Sim

HTC One Max: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 5.9", 0.2 kg
  External Review » HTC One Max

LG G Pad 8.3: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 8.3", 0.3 kg
  External Review » LG G Pad 8.3

LG Optimus G E975: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 4.7", 0.1 kg
  External Review » LG Optimus G E975

Motorola Droid Mini: unknown, 4.3", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Motorola Droid Mini

Motorola Droid Ultra: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 5", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Motorola Droid Ultra

Motorola Moto X: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960DT, 4.7", 0.1 kg
  External Review » Motorola Moto X

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active I9295: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 5.0", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Samsung Galaxy S4 Active I9295

Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9505: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 5", 0.1 kg
  External Review » Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9505

Sony Xperia SP: Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960T, 4.6", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Sony Xperia SP

Sony Xperia Tablet Z: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 10.1", 0.5 kg
  External Review » Sony Xperia Tablet Z

Sony Xperia Z: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 5", 0.1 kg
  External Review » Sony Xperia Z

Sony Xperia ZL: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 5", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Sony Xperia ZL

Sony Xperia ZR: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T, 4.5", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Sony Xperia ZR

Yota Devices Yotaphone: Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960T, 4.3", 0.1 kg
  External Review » Yota Devices Yotaphone

ZTE Grand Memo LTE: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A, 5.7", 0.2 kg
  External Review » ZTE Grand Memo LTE

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Class 1
GeForce GTX 590
GeForce GTX 760
GeForce GTX 580
Radeon HD 6970
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
GeForce GTX 570
GeForce GTX 560 Ti
Radeon HD 5850
Radeon HD 7770
Radeon HD 7770
GeForce GTX 460 768MB
Radeon HD 6790
Radeon HD 5770
GeForce GTX 550 Ti
Class 2
GeForce GTS 450
Radeon HD 4850
Class 3
Radeon HD 5670
GeForce GT 240
GeForce GT 430
Radeon HD 5570
GeForce GT 220
Radeon HD 6450 GDDR5
Class 4
Radeon R3 (Mullins/Beema)
Class 5
PowerVR GX6650
Radeon HD 4350
GeForce G 107M *
Chrome9HD *
Class 6
unknown *

* Approximate position of the graphics adapter

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Author: Klaus Hinum (Update: 2014-02- 4)