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Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960T vs Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8227 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD8250

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960T

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The Qualcomm MSM8960T (Snapdragon S4 Pro) is a fast ARM SoC, which is mainly used in smartphones. It integrates a Krait-based dual-core processor and an Adreno 320 graphics card. Furthermore it features an integrated LPDDR2 memory controller (dual channel, max. 500 MHz) as well as various radio standards including LTE. The chip is fabricated at TSMC in a 28nm LP process.

Unlike older Qualcomm SoCs, which are still based on slower Scorpion cores, the MSM8960T uses the modern Krait architecture. The Krait design is significantly faster than the Cortex-A5, Cortex-A7 and Cortex-A9 architecture from ARM and just behind the high-end Cortex-A15. The two cores are clocked at 1.7 GHz and offer a performance, which is even above some older quad-cores like Nvidia's Tegra 3 or the Samsung Exynos 4412.

The Adreno 320 graphics card is the same as found in the Snapdragon 600 and one of the fastest mobile GPUs in mid-2013. The GPU is clocked at 400 MHz and offers enough performance for demanding games and high resolution screens.

Since the MSM8960T only has two CPU cores, the power consumption should be somewhat below quad-cores like the Snapdragon 600. The chip can therefore be used in compact smartphones with a smaller battery.

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8227

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The Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8277 is a mid-range SoC for smartphones and tablets (mostly Android based). It contains two Krait (improved ARM Cortex-A9) CPU cores at 1.0 GHz and a Adreno 305 graphics card. A memory controller and radio elements (excluding LTE) are also included. The chip is produced in 28nm LP process at TSMC.

Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD8250

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The Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD8250 was one of the first Snapdragon SoCs for smartphones and tablets featuring a Scorpion CPU core, an Adreno 200 GPU and GSM/UMTS radio.

ModelQualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960TQualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8227Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD8250
SeriesQualcomm SnapdragonQualcomm SnapdragonQualcomm Snapdragon
CodenameARMv7ARMv7ARMv7
Series: Snapdragon ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A1.5 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM89281.6 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ80281.6 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960T1.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8930AB1.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A1.5 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM89601.5 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A1.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM89261.2 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM82261.2 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ80261.2 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM89301.2 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM82301.2 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM82301.2 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM82271 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM86601.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM82601.5 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD82501 GHz1 / 1 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A1.5 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM89281.6 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ80281.6 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960T1.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8930AB1.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A1.5 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM89601.5 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A1.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM89261.2 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM82261.2 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ80261.2 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM89301.2 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM82301.2 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM82301.2 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM82271 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM86601.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM82601.5 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD82501 GHz1 / 1 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A1.5 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM89281.6 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ80281.6 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960T1.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8930AB1.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A1.5 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM89601.5 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A1.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM89261.2 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM82261.2 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ80261.2 GHz4 / 4 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM89301.2 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM82301.2 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM82301.2 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM82271 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM86601.7 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM82601.5 GHz2 / 2 ARMv7
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD82501 GHz1 / 1 ARMv7
Clock1700 MHz1000 MHz1000 MHz
L1 Cache64 KB64 KB
L2 Cache1 MB1 MB
Cores / Threads2 / 22 / 21 / 1
Technology28 nm28 nm65 nm
FeaturesLTE, HSPA+, EDGE, GSM, GPRS, GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, FMHSPA+, EDGE, GSM, GPRS, GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, FMEmbedded 600MHz DSP (GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS/WCDMA, HSDPA, HSUPA, MBMS baseband), Embedded Seventh-generation gpsOne GPS module, gpsOneXTRA Assistance
iGPUQualcomm Adreno 320 (400 MHz)Qualcomm Adreno 305Qualcomm Adreno 200
ArchitectureARMARMARM
Announced
ManufacturerQualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD8250

Benchmarks

3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Physics
7305 Points (5%)
3812 Points (2%)
3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Extreme Physics
min: 7074     avg: 7129     median: 7129 (6%)     max: 7184 Points
3805 Points (3%)
Geekbench 3 - Geekbench 3 32 Bit Multi-Core
min: 963     avg: 1098     median: 1098 (2%)     max: 1233 Points
619 Points (1%)
Geekbench 3 - Geekbench 3 32 Bit Single-Core
min: 531     avg: 584     median: 583.5 (11%)     max: 636 Points
349 Points (7%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Geekbench Stream
min: 632     avg: 668     median: 668 (5%)     max: 704 Points
472 Points (4%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Geekbench Memory
min: 2453     avg: 2630     median: 2630 (24%)     max: 2807 Points
1158 Points (10%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Geekbench Floating Point
min: 2057     avg: 2521     median: 2520.5 (5%)     max: 2984 Points
1385 Points (3%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Geekbench Integer
min: 871     avg: 1068     median: 1068 (2%)     max: 1265 Points
571 Points (1%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Geekbench Total Score
min: 1578     avg: 1848     median: 1848 (5%)     max: 2118 Points
963 Points (3%)
Linpack Android / IOS - Linpack Multi Thread
min: 225.8     avg: 246.4     median: 246.4 (8%)     max: 266.9 MFLOPS
153.9 MFLOPS (5%)
Linpack Android / IOS - Linpack Single Thread
min: 166     avg: 169.5     median: 169.5 (17%)     max: 172.9 MFLOPS
103.1 MFLOPS (10%)
Mozilla Kraken 1.1 - Kraken 1.1 Total Score *
min: 10213     avg: 13835     median: 13834.5 (16%)     max: 17456 ms
Sunspider - Sunspider 1.0 Total Score *
min: 1159     avg: 1422     median: 1421.5 (16%)     max: 1684 ms
min: 1417     avg: 1670     median: 1669.5 (18%)     max: 1922 ms
Sunspider - Sunspider 0.9.1 Total Score *
min: 1202     avg: 1329     median: 1250 (12%)     max: 1534 ms
min: 1296     avg: 1693     median: 1435 (14%)     max: 2180 ms
Octane V2 - Octane V2 Total Score
min: 1466     avg: 2018     median: 2018 (2%)     max: 2570 Points
Quadrant Standard Edition 2.0 - Quadrant Standard 2.0 Total Score
7510 points (17%)
4143 points (10%)
AnTuTu v3 - AnTuTu v3 CPU
5727 Points (37%)
2770 Points (18%)
AnTuTu v4 - AnTuTu v4 Total Score
17699 Points (41%)
AndEBench - AndEBench Java
min: 327     avg: 350     median: 350 (11%)     max: 373 Iter./s
176 Iter./s (5%)
AndEBench - AndEBench Native
min: 6665     avg: 6716     median: 6715.5 (22%)     max: 6766 Iter./s
968 Iter./s (3%)
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - PerformanceTest Mobile CPU Tests
7065 Points (1%)
3632 Points (0%)

Average Benchmarks Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960T → NAN% n=

Average Benchmarks Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8227 → NAN% n=

- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

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