Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8930 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8930

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The Qualcomm MSM8930 (Snapdragon S4 Plus series) is an ARM based high-end smartphone SoC in 2012. It contains two Krait (ARMv7) CPU cores at up to 1.2 GHz, a Adreno 305 GPU, a single channel LPDDR2 memory controller and LTE radio elements.  The chip is produced in 28nm LP (low power process) at TSMC. Compared to the MSM8960, the 8930 is lower clocked, offers only a single channel memory controller, but has a faster GPU.

The Krait cores should offer a slightly better performance as the standard Cortex-A9 cores and are compatible to the NEON SIMD extensions.

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A

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The Qualcomm MSM8260A (Snapdragon S4 series) is a ARM based high-end smartphone SoC in 2012. It contains two Krait (ARMv7) CPU cores at 1.5 - 1.7 GHz, a Adreno 225 GPU (400 MHz), a LPDDR2 memory controller (up to 500 MHz) and radio elements.  The chip is produced in 28nm LP (low power process) at TSMC. Compared to the MSM8960, the 8260A does not support LTE.

The Krait cores offer a slightly better performance as the standard Cortex-A9 cores and are compatible to the NEON SIMD extensions.

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8930Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A
Qualcomm SnapdragonQualcomm Snapdragon
ARMv7ARMv7
: Snapdragon ARMv7
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A (compare)1500 - 1700 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928 (compare)1600 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ8028 (compare)1600 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960T (compare)1700 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8930AB (compare)1700 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A (compare)1500 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960 (compare)1500 - 1700 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A1700 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 (compare)1200 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (compare)1200 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ8026 (compare)1200 MHz4 / 4
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM89301200 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8230 (compare)1200 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8230 (compare)1200 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8227 (compare)1000 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8660 (compare)1700 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260 (compare)1500 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD8250 (compare)1000 MHz1 / 1
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064A (compare)1500 - 1700 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928 (compare)1600 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ8028 (compare)1600 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960T (compare)1700 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8930AB (compare)1700 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus APQ8060A (compare)1500 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960 (compare)1500 - 1700 MHz2 / 2
» Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A1700 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 (compare)1200 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (compare)1200 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 APQ8026 (compare)1200 MHz4 / 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM89301200 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8230 (compare)1200 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8230 (compare)1200 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8227 (compare)1000 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8660 (compare)1700 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260 (compare)1500 MHz2 / 2
Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD8250 (compare)1000 MHz1 / 1
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HSPA+, EDGE, GSM, GPRS, GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, FMHSPA+, EDGE, GSM, GPRS, GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, FM
iGPUQualcomm Adreno 305Qualcomm Adreno 225 (400 MHz)

3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 4629     avg: 4635     median: 4635 (3%)     max: 4641 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Physics 1920x1080
4684 Points (6%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Stream
min: 571     avg: 584.5     median: 584 (5%)     max: 598 Points
min: 323     avg: 514.3     median: 598 (5%)     max: 622 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Memory
min: 1449     avg: 1472.5     median: 1472 (13%)     max: 1496 Points
min: 1655     avg: 1669.7     median: 1673 (15%)     max: 1681 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Floating Point
min: 1778     avg: 1814     median: 1814 (3%)     max: 1850 Points
min: 259     avg: 1603.7     median: 2254 (4%)     max: 2298 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Integer
min: 798     avg: 825.5     median: 825 (1%)     max: 853 Points
min: 685     avg: 890.7     median: 970 (2%)     max: 1017 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Total Score
min: 1248     avg: 1276.5     median: 1276 (3%)     max: 1305 Points
min: 693     avg: 1258     median: 1525 (4%)     max: 1556 Points
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Multi-Core Score
788 Points (1%)
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Single-Core Score
432 Points (9%)
Linpack Android / IOS - Multi Thread
min: 146     avg: 205.6     median: 211 (7%)     max: 258 MFLOPS
min: 167     avg: 175.3     median: 172 (6%)     max: 186 MFLOPS
Linpack Android / IOS - Single Thread
min: 25     avg: 106.5     median: 144 (14%)     max: 149 MFLOPS
min: 91     avg: 96.2     median: 95 (9%)     max: 102 MFLOPS
Mozilla Kraken 1.1 - Total Score *
18650.1 ms (31%)
Sunspider - 1.0 Total Score *
min: 1143     avg: 1188.8     median: 1188 (13%)     max: 1233 ms
Sunspider - 0.9.1 Total Score *
min: 1147     avg: 1281.6     median: 1224 (12%)     max: 1473 ms
min: 896     avg: 1487.3     median: 1624 (15%)     max: 1804 ms
Quadrant Standard Edition 2.0
min: 4557     avg: 4588     median: 4588 (11%)     max: 4619 points
4527 points (10%)
AnTuTu v3 - CPU
min: 3235     avg: 3311.5     median: 3311 (22%)     max: 3388
AnTuTu v4 - Total Score
13681 (32%)
AndEBench - Java
199 Iter./s (6%)
AndEBench - Native
4569 Iter./s (15%)
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - CPU Tests
3464 Points (0%)

Average Benchmarks Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8930 → 100%

Average Benchmarks Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8260A → 102%

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1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

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