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Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260

Qualcomm S3 MSM8260

The Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260 is an entry level SoC for smartphones and tablets (mostly Android based). It contains two Scorpion cores (enhanced ARM Cortex-A8) clocked at up to 1.5 GHz, a Adreno 220 graphics card and radio elements. Compared to the similar MSM8660, the 8260 does not include support for CDMA2000.

The similar named MSM8260A already contains the faster Krait cores and the slightly faster Adreno 225 graphics card.

SeriesQualcomm Snapdragon
CodenameARMv7
Clock Rate1500 MHz
Level 1 Cache64 KB
Level 2 Cache1024 KB
Number of Cores / Threads2 / 2
Manufacturing Technology45 nm
FeaturesHSPA+, EDGE, GSM, GPRS, GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, FM
64 Bitno 64 Bit support
Announcement Date02/27/2012

Benchmarks

Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Stream
0% 100%
min: 385      avg: 385 (4%)     median: 385 (4%)     max: 385 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Memory
0% 100%
min: 1034      avg: 1034 (12%)     median: 1034 (12%)     max: 1034 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Floating Point
0% 100%
min: 1230      avg: 1230 (7%)     median: 1230 (7%)     max: 1230 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Total Score
0% 100%
min: 994      avg: 994 (7%)     median: 994 (7%)     max: 994 Points
Sunspider - 0.9.1 Total Score
0% 100%
min: 1887.5      avg: 1887.5 (18%)     median: 1887.5 (18%)     max: 1887.5 ms
Linpack Android / IOS - Multi Thread
0% 100%
min: 76.458      avg: 76.5 (3%)     median: 76.5 (3%)     max: 76.458 MFLOPS
Linpack Android / IOS - Single Thread
0% 100%
min: 43.213      avg: 43.2 (4%)     median: 43.2 (4%)     max: 43.213 MFLOPS
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card

#0 Did not recreate cache, as it is less than 5 days old +0.001s ... 0.001s

#1 min, max, avg, median took 5.7220458984375E-5s +0.104s ... 0.105s

#2 return log +0s ... 0.105s

Reviews for the Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260 processor

Sony Xperia Acro S (Qualcomm Adreno 220, 4.3")
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Other CPUs of the series Snapdragon

» Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994
   2 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992
   2 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084
   2.7 GHz / 2 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC
   2.45 GHz / 2 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 APQ8074AB
   2.36 GHz / 2 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB
   2.36 GHz / 2 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
   2.3 GHz / 2 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
   1.7 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 610 MSM8936
   1.7 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T
   1.7 GHz / 2 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
   1.4 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928
   1.6 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ8028
   1.6 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960T
   1.7 GHz / 1 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8930AB
   1.7 GHz / 1 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ8026
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 MSM8212
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8230
   1.2 GHz / 1 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8625Q
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 8225Q
   1.4 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8660
   1.7 GHz / 1 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260
   1.5 GHz / 1 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 8210
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7227A
   1 GHz / 0.3 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7225A
   1 GHz / 0.3 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD8250
   1 GHz / 0 MB
» Snapdragon S1 MSM7227
   0.6 GHz / 0 MB

Surrounding CPUs

- 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
- Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8660
   1.7 GHz / 1 MB
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260
   1.5 GHz / 1 MB
+ Samsung Exynos 4210 1.4 GHz
   1.4 GHz / 1024 KB
+ Intel Celeron M 353
   0.9 GHz / 512 KB
+ Intel Celeron M 333
   0.9 GHz / 512 KB
+ VIA C7-M C7-M-1600
   1.6 GHz / 128 KB
+ VIA Nano U2500
   1.2 GHz / 1024 KB
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Author: Klaus Hinum (Update: 2013-07-22)