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Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255

The Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255 was a mid-range Soc for smarphones and tablets in 2011. It contains a Scorpion CPU core (Qualcomm own design, enhanced Cortex-A8), a Adreno 205 graphics card, a dual-channel 500 MHz LPDDR2 memory controller and GSM / UMTS radio. It can be clocked up to 1.5 GHz (HTC Flyer) and is usually clocked at 1 GHz in smartphones.

SeriesQualcomm
CodenameScorpion
Clock Rate1500 MHz
Number of Cores / Threads1 / 1
Manufacturing Technology45 nm
64 Bitno 64 Bit support
Announcement Date05/01/2010

CPU Benchmarks

Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit: Stream
0% 100%
min: 293     avg: 293 (2.43%)     max: 293 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit: Memory
0% 100%
min: 751     avg: 751 (5.2%)     max: 751 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit: Floating Point
0% 100%
min: 784     avg: 784 (4.45%)     max: 784 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit: Integer
0% 100%
min: 591     avg: 591 (3.29%)     max: 591 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit: Total Score
0% 100%
min: 660     avg: 660 (3.95%)     max: 660 Points
Sunspider: 0.9.1 Total Score
0% 100%
min: 2613     avg: 2613 (75.93%)     max: 2613 ms*
Linpack Android / IOS: Multi Thread
0% 100%
min: 49.812     avg: 49.8 (1.8%)     max: 49.812 MFLOPS
- Range of benchmarks for this CPU
- Average benchmark score

Reviews for the Qualcomm S2 MSM8255 processor

HTC Flyer 7-Zoll WiFi + 3G (Qualcomm Adreno 205, 7")
» Review HTC Flyer 7 inch WiFi+3G Tablet/MID - Review
» HTC Flyer 7-Zoll WiFi + 3G - External Review

» Mobile CPU Comparison
Comparison of all mobile CPU series

» Mobile Processors - Benchmarklist
Benchmarklist of all known CPUs that are used in laptops (desktop and laptop CPUs)

Other CPUs of the series

» Apple A8X
   1.5 GHz / 2 MB + 4 MB
» Apple A8
   1.4 GHz / 1 MB + 4 MB
» VIA Nano QuadCore L4700
   1.2 GHz / 4 MB
» Kirin 925
   1.8 GHz / 0 MB
» Apple A7
   1.3 GHz / 1 MB + 4 MB
» Kirin 910T
   1.8 GHz / 0 MB
» RK3188
   1.8 GHz / 0 MB
» Kirin 910
   1.6 GHz / 0 MB
» Intel Celeron 220
   1.2 GHz / 0.5 MB
» AMD GX-210JA
   1 GHz / 1 MB
» Apple A6x
   1.4 GHz / 0 MB
» Apple A6
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» Marvell Technology Group PXA1088
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Intel Celeron 2.8
   2.8 GHz / 0.1 MB
» OMAP 4470
   1.5 GHz / 0 MB
» k3v2 Hi3620
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» RK3066
   1.5 GHz / 0.5 MB
» MP5232
   1.5 GHz / 0 MB
» Broadcom BCM21664T
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Marvell Technology Group PXA986
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» AML8726-MX
   1.5 GHz / 0.5 MB
» OMAP 4460
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» RK3168
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Broadcom BCM28155
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» OMAP 4430
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» Apple A5x
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» Apple A5
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» NovaThor U8500
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» NovaThor U8420
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm S2 MSM8255
   1.5 GHz / 0 MB
» RK2918 1.2 GHz
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» A10
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Cortex A8 1.2 GHz
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Apple A4
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» A13
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» WM8950
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» OMAP 3630 1GHz
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» OMAP 3622
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» RK2918
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» TCC8803 1GHz
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» ZiiLABS ZMS-08
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» Cortex A8
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» ATM7029
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» Loongson 2F
   0.9 GHz / 0.5 MB
» unknown
   0 GHz / 0 MB

Surrounding CPUs

- Intel Celeron M 630 MHz
   0.63 GHz / 0.5 MB
- Intel Atom Z500
   0.8 GHz / 0.5 MB
- Transmeta Crusoe TM-5800
   1 GHz / 0.5 MB
- VIA C7-M C7-M-1200
   1.2 GHz / 0.1 MB
- VIA C3-M C3-M-1200
   1.2 GHz / 0.1 MB
» Qualcomm S2 MSM8255
   1.5 GHz / 0 MB
+ RK2918 1.2 GHz
   1.2 GHz / KB
+ A10
   1.2 GHz / KB
+ Cortex A8 1.2 GHz
   1.2 GHz / KB
+ Apple A4
   1 GHz / KB
+ A13
   1 GHz / KB
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Author: Klaus Hinum (Update: 2013-01- 2)