Qualcomm’s next-gen Snapdragon 820 SoC has been extensively previewed already, showing some pretty impressive performance,
The detailed performance preview published by TomsHardware shows the upcoming flagship Snapdragon chipset will be a significant upgrade over this year’s Snapdragon 810 in both CPU as well GPU performance. When compared to Samsung’s Exynos 7420 SoC, the Snapdragon 820 offers decent grans in application performance, but in terms of graphics performance it does leave the Exynos chip behind by quite a significant margin.
In addition to the preview from TomsHardware, a picture showing the Antutu score of a Snapdragon 820 developed device has been published on China’s Weibo. If the picture is to be believed, the Snapdragon 820 will score 131000+ on the popular Antutu benchmark, which is almost twice as high as what the Exynos 7420 powered Galaxy flagships manage.