HiSilicon Kirin 910 vs Marvell PXA986

HiSilicon Kirin 910

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The HiSilicon Kirin 910 is an ARM based quad core SoC for Android smartphones and tablets. As HiSilicon is fully owned by Huawei, the chip is mostly used in Huawei models like the MediaPad X1, P6 S, MediaPad M1 and Honor 3C 4G). The SoC integrates four Cortex-A9 cores (at 1.6 GHz max.), a ARM Mali-450 MP4 GPU (at 533 MHz), a 32-bit single-channel LPDDR3-1600 memory controller (533 MHz) and a LTE Cat. 4 radio. The similar named HiSilicon Kirin 910T is a 200 MHz higher clocked (CPU) version.

At the time of announcement in mid 2014, the CPU performance is in the mid-range of smartphone and tablet SoCs. The power consumption is a bit higher than usual, as the CPU cores are rather high clocked.

Marvell PXA986

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The Marvell PXA986 is an ARM based dual-core SoC for smartphones and tablets (mostly Android based). It contains two Cortex-A9 CPU cores usually clocked around 1.2 GHz and a Vivante GC1000 graphics card. The integrated video processor is able to handle 720p30 content in H.263, H.264 BP and MPEG4 SP encoding. Furthermore, a GSM/EDGE/WCDMA/HSDPA radio is included in the chip.

HiSilicon Kirin 910Marvell PXA986
Marvell Technology Group
Cortex-A9Cortex-A9
: Cortex-A9
HiSilicon Kirin 910T (compare)1800 MHz4 / 4
Rockchip RK3188 (compare)1800 MHz4 / 4
» HiSilicon Kirin 9101600 MHz4 / 4
Renesas MP5232 (compare)1500 MHz2 / 2
Broadcom BCM21664T (compare)1200 MHz2 / 2
Marvell PXA9861200 MHz2 / 2
NXP i.MX 6SLL (compare)1000 MHz1 / 1
WonderMedia PRIZM WM8950 (compare)1000 MHz1 / 1
HiSilicon Kirin 910T (compare)1800 MHz4 / 4
Rockchip RK3188 (compare)1800 MHz4 / 4
HiSilicon Kirin 9101600 MHz4 / 4
Renesas MP5232 (compare)1500 MHz2 / 2
Broadcom BCM21664T (compare)1200 MHz2 / 2
» Marvell PXA9861200 MHz2 / 2
NXP i.MX 6SLL (compare)1000 MHz1 / 1
WonderMedia PRIZM WM8950 (compare)1000 MHz1 / 1
1600 MHz1200 MHz
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ARMv7, Mali-450 MP4 (533 MHz), LTE (Cat. 4), Single-Channel LPDDR3-1600 (6.4 GB/s)
Marvell Technology Group PXA986

3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 9720     avg: 9785     median: 9784.5 (6%)     max: 9849 Points
min: 2623     avg: 2874     median: 2740 (2%)     max: 3258 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Physics 1920x1080
min: 9766     avg: 9884     median: 9883.5 (12%)     max: 10001 Points
min: 2709     avg: 2985     median: 2985 (4%)     max: 3261 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Physics 1280x720 offscreen
min: 8327     avg: 9920     median: 9920 (11%)     max: 11513 Points
3675 Points (4%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Stream
622 Points (5%)
min: 437     avg: 440     median: 439.5 (4%)     max: 442 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Memory
1753 Points (16%)
min: 1337     avg: 1448     median: 1448 (13%)     max: 1559 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Floating Point
2784 Points (5%)
min: 1275     avg: 1284     median: 1284 (3%)     max: 1293 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Integer
1575 Points (3%)
min: 709     avg: 720     median: 720 (1%)     max: 731 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Total Score
1938 Points (5%)
min: 1005     avg: 1035     median: 1034.5 (3%)     max: 1064 Points
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Multi-Core Score
min: 1452     avg: 1548     median: 1547.5 (3%)     max: 1643 Points
min: 631     avg: 647     median: 646.5 (1%)     max: 662 Points
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Single-Core Score
min: 481     avg: 509     median: 509 (10%)     max: 537 Points
min: 376     avg: 380     median: 379.5 (8%)     max: 383 Points
Linpack Android / IOS - Multi Thread
202 MFLOPS (7%)
min: 73.654     avg: 74.3     median: 74 (3%)     max: 75.268 MFLOPS
Linpack Android / IOS - Single Thread
62.8 MFLOPS (6%)
min: 39.826     avg: 41.6     median: 41.4 (4%)     max: 43.686 MFLOPS
Mozilla Kraken 1.1 - Total Score *
22419 ms (38%)
min: 23940.7     avg: 25315     median: 25314.6 (43%)     max: 26688.5 ms
Sunspider - 1.0 Total Score *
min: 1277     avg: 1361     median: 1360.6 (15%)     max: 1444.1 ms
min: 1427.6     avg: 1607     median: 1623.5 (18%)     max: 1770.5 ms
Sunspider - 0.9.1 Total Score *
1217 ms (12%)
min: 1453.3     avg: 1531     median: 1530.9 (15%)     max: 1608.4 ms
Octane V2 - Total Score
min: 1467     avg: 1535     median: 1535 (3%)     max: 1603 Points
1448 Points (3%)
Vellamo 3.x - Metal
874 Points (23%)
Vellamo 3.x - Multicore Beta
1200 Points (27%)
Vellamo 3.x - Browser
1973 Points (26%)
Quadrant Standard Edition 2.0
5563 points (13%)
min: 3257     avg: 3515     median: 3514.5 (8%)     max: 3772 points
AnTuTu v3 - CPU
2945 (19%)
AnTuTu v4 - Total Score
min: 21467     avg: 21865     median: 21864.5 (51%)     max: 22262
min: 11051     avg: 11392     median: 11392 (26%)     max: 11733
AndEBench - Java
537 Iter./s (17%)
min: 137     avg: 160     median: 159 (5%)     max: 184 Iter./s
AndEBench - Native
11881 Iter./s (39%)
min: 4077     avg: 4208     median: 4266 (14%)     max: 4281 Iter./s
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - CPU Tests
11258 Points (1%)
min: 3273     avg: 3820     median: 3976 (1%)     max: 4210 Points
PCMark for Android - Work performance score
2019 Points (10%)

Average Benchmarks HiSilicon Kirin 910 → 100%

Average Benchmarks Marvell PXA986 → 59%

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* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

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Redaktion, 2017-09- 8 (Update: 2017-09-11)