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Marvell PXA986

Marvell Technology Group PXA986

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.

SeriesMarvell Technology Group
CodenameCortex-A9
Series: Cortex-A9
HiSilicon Kirin 910T (compare)1800 MHz4 / 4
HiSilicon Kirin 910 (compare)1600 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
Clock Rate1200 MHz
Number of Cores / Threads2 / 2
Manufacturing Technology45 nm
Announcement Date08/14/2012
Product Link (external)Marvell Technology Group PXA986

Benchmarks

3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 2623     avg: 2873.7     median: 2740 (2%)     max: 3258 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Physics 1920x1080
min: 2709     avg: 2985     median: 2985 (4%)     max: 3261 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Total Score
min: 1005     avg: 1034.5     median: 1034 (2%)     max: 1064 Points
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Multi-Core Score
min: 631     avg: 646.5     median: 646 (1%)     max: 662 Points
Sunspider - 1.0 Total Score *
min: 1427     avg: 1607.2     median: 1623 (18%)     max: 1770 ms
AndEBench - Java
min: 137     avg: 160     median: 159 (5%)     max: 184 Iter./s
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - CPU Tests
min: 3273     avg: 3819.7     median: 3976 (1%)     max: 4210 Points
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

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Reviews for the Marvell Technology Group PXA986 processor

HP Slate 10 HD 3500eg (Vivante Vivante GC1000+ Dual-Core, 10")
» Review HP Slate 10 HD 3500eg Tablet - Review
» HP Slate 10 HD 3603eg - External Review

HP Slate 7 HD ( unknown, 7")
» HP Slate 7 HD - External Review

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 inch (Vivante Vivante GC1000+ Dual-Core, 7")
» Review Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 SM-T210 Tablet - Review
» Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 inch - External Review

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 Lite (Vivante Vivante GC1000+ Dual-Core, 7")
» Review Update Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 Lite Tablet - Review
» Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 Lite - External Review

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Other CPUs of the series

» AMD PRO 300U
   2.4 GHz / 1 MB L2 + 4 MB L3
» AMD 300U
   2.4 GHz / 1 MB L2 + 4 MB L3
» HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G
   
» HiSilicon Kirin 990
   
» Kirin 970
   2.4 GHz
» Kirin 960
   2.4 GHz
» Kirin 960s
   2.1 GHz
» Apple A9X
   2.26 GHz
» Kirin 955
   2.5 GHz
» Kirin 950
   2.3 GHz
» Mediatek MT6797X
   2.6 GHz
» HiSilicon Kirin 710
   2.2 GHz
» Apple A9
   1.8 GHz
» Apple A8X
   1.5 GHz / 2 MB L2 + 4 MB L3
» Apple A8
   1.4 GHz / 1 MB L2 + 4 MB L3
» SC9863A
   1.6 GHz
» VIA Nano QuadCore L4700
   1.2 GHz / 4 MB L2
» Kirin 925
   1.8 GHz
» Kirin 920
   1.7 GHz
» Kirin 935
   2.2 GHz
» Kirin 659
   2.36 GHz
» Kirin 658
   2.35 GHz
» Kirin 655
   2.1 GHz
» Kirin 650
   2 GHz
» Kirin 930
   2 GHz
» Apple A7
   1.3 GHz / 1 MB L2 + 4 MB L3
» RK3288
   1.8 GHz
» Kirin 910T
   1.8 GHz
» Mediatek MT8161
   1.3 GHz
» RK3188
   1.8 GHz
» Kirin 620
   1.2 GHz
» Kirin 910
   1.6 GHz
» Intel Celeron 220
   1.2 GHz / 0.5 MB L2
» AMD GX-210JA
   1 GHz / 1 MB L2
» Apple A6x
   1.4 GHz
» Apple A6
   1 GHz
» Apple S5
   
» Intel Celeron 2.8
   2.8 GHz / 0.1 MB L2
» OMAP 4470
   1.5 GHz
» k3v2 Hi3620
   1.2 GHz
» RK3066
   1.5 GHz / 0.5 MB L2
» MP5232
   1.5 GHz
» Broadcom BCM21664T
   1.2 GHz
» AML8726-MX
   1.5 GHz / 0.5 MB L2
» OMAP 4460
   1.2 GHz
» RK3168
   1.2 GHz
» Broadcom BCM28155
   1.2 GHz
» OMAP 4430
   1 GHz
» Apple A5x
   1 GHz
» Apple A5
   1 GHz
» Samsung 9110
   
» NovaThor U8500
   1 GHz
» NovaThor U8420
   1 GHz
» i.MX 6SLL
   1 GHz / 0.3 MB L2
» Qualcomm S2 MSM8255
   1.5 GHz
» RK2918 1.2 GHz
   1.2 GHz
» A10
   1.2 GHz
» Cortex A8 1.2 GHz
   1.2 GHz
» Apple A4
   1 GHz
» A13
   1 GHz
» WM8950
   1 GHz
» OMAP 3630 1GHz
   1 GHz
» OMAP 3622
   1 GHz
» RK2918
   1 GHz
» TCC8803 1GHz
   1 GHz
» ZiiLABS ZMS-08
   1 GHz
» Cortex A8
   1 GHz
» ATM7029
   1 GHz
» Loongson 2F
   0.9 GHz / 0.5 MB L2
» CSR8670
   0.08 GHz
» unknown
   

Surrounding CPUs

- Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 8225Q
   1.4 GHz / 0 MB
- Mediatek MT8312
   1.3 GHz / 0 MB
- MP5232
   1.5 GHz / 0 MB
- Broadcom BCM21664T
   1.2 GHz / 0 MB
+ AML8726-MX
   1.5 GHz / 512 KB
+ Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8660
   1.7 GHz / 1024 KB
+ Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260
   1.5 GHz / 1024 KB
+ Samsung Exynos 4210 1.4 GHz
   1.4 GHz / 1024 KB
+ Intel Celeron M 353
   0.9 GHz / 512 KB
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Klaus Hinum (Update: 2013-07-24)