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Qualcomm Adreno 225

The Qualcomm Adreno 225 is an integrated graphics card in ARM based SoCs of the Snapdragon S4 line. It is mostly used for Android based smartphones and tablets. It offers 8 SIMDs with 4 MADs per SIMD and is rated at 25.6 GFLPS at 400 MHz.

Compared to the Adreno 220, the 225 offers Direct3D 9_3 support and is higher clocked at 400 versus 266 MHz. 

ManufacturerQualcomm
Adreno 200 Series
Adreno 225 8 @ 400 MHz
Adreno 220 compare 8 @ 266 MHz
Adreno 205 compare 4 @ 245 MHz
Adreno 203 compare 4 @ 245 MHz
Adreno 200 compare 2 @ 128 MHz
Pipelines8 - unified
Core Speed400 MHz
Shared Memoryyes
technology45 nm
Date of Announcement27.02.2012
CPU in Adreno 225GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A2 x 1500 MHz266 MHz? MHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM89602 x 1500 - 1700 MHz400 MHz? MHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A2 x 1700 MHz400 MHz? MHz
min. - max.266 - 400 MHz? MHz

Benchmarks

GLBenchmark 2.5 - Egypt HD Offscreen Fixed Time 1920x1080
min: 6.5     avg: 9.7     median: 10 (2%)     max: 12 fps
GLBenchmark 2.5 - Egypt HD Fixed Time
min: 13     avg: 17.2     median: 16.5 (28%)     max: 25 fps
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080 +
T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 +
Basemark ES 2.0 - Taiji Free
min: 28.25     avg: 38.6     median: 38.5 (64%)     max: 49.14 fps
Basemark X 1.1 - Medium Quality
min: 5989     avg: 6046     median: 6045.5 (13%)     max: 6102 fps
NenaMark2
min: 58.8     avg: 59.5     median: 59.9 (89%)     max: 60.1 fps
Smartbench 2012 - Gaming Index
min: 2487     avg: 2839     median: 2776.5 (60%)     max: 3314 points
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Notebook reviews with Qualcomm Adreno 225 graphics card

Asus Padfone: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A, 4.3", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review Asus PadFone Smartphone

BlackBerry Q10: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 3.1", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review BlackBerry Q10 Smartphone

BlackBerry Q5: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 3.1", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review BlackBerry Q5 Smartphone

BlackBerry Z10: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.2", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review RIM BlackBerry Z10 Smartphone

Dell XPS 10 Tablet: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A, 10.1", 0.6 kg
  Review » Review Dell XPS 10 Tablet

HTC One S: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A, 4.3", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review HTC One S vs. HTC One X (Tegra 3) Smartphone

HTC Windows Phone 8X: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A, 4.3", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review HTC Windows Phone 8X Smartphone

Lenovo IdeaTab S2110A: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A, 10.1", 1.1 kg
  Review » Review Lenovo IdeaTab S2110 Tablet

Nokia Lumia 1020: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.5", 0.2 kg
  Review » Review Nokia Lumia 1020 Smartphone

Nokia Lumia 820: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.3", 0.2 kg
  Review » Review Nokia Lumia 820 Smartphone

Nokia Lumia 920: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.5", 0.2 kg
  Review » Review Nokia Lumia 920 Smartphone

Nokia Lumia 925: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.5", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review Nokia Lumia 925 Smartphone

Samsung ATIV S: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.8", 0.1 kg
  Review » Review Samsung ATIV S Smartphone

Samsung ATIV Tab GT-P8510: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A, 10.1", 0.6 kg
  Review » Review Samsung ATIV Tab GT-P8510 Tablet

BlackBerry Classic: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 3.5", 0.2 kg
  External Review » BlackBerry Blackberry Classic

BlackBerry Leap: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 5", 0.2 kg
  External Review » BlackBerry Leap

BlackBerry Q10: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 3.1", 0.1 kg
  External Review » BlackBerry Q10

BlackBerry Q5: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 3.1", 0.1 kg
  External Review » BlackBerry Q5

BlackBerry Z10: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.2", 0.1 kg
  External Review » BlackBerry Z10

Dell XPS 10 Tablet: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A, 10.1", 0.6 kg
  External Review » Dell XPS 10 Tablet

HTC One S: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A, 4.3", 0.1 kg
  External Review » HTC One S

HTC Windows Phone 8X: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A, 4.3", 0.1 kg
  External Review » HTC Windows Phone 8X

Lenovo IdeaTab S2110A: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A, 10.1", 1.1 kg
  External Review » Lenovo IdeaTab S2110A

Nokia Lumia 1020: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.5", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Nokia Lumia 1020

Nokia Lumia 820: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.3", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Nokia Lumia 820

Nokia Lumia 920: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.5", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Nokia Lumia 920

Nokia Lumia 925: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.5", 0.1 kg
  External Review » Nokia Lumia 925

Nokia Lumia 928: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.5", 0.2 kg
  External Review » Nokia Lumia 928

Samsung ATIV S: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960, 4.8", 0.1 kg
  External Review » Samsung ATIV S

Sony Xperia T: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A, 4.6", 0.1 kg
  External Review » Sony Xperia T

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