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Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G vs HiSilicon Kirin 980

Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G vs HiSilicon Kirin 980 - which chip or processor is better? should you buy mobile phones having Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G or should go for the HiSilicon Kirin 980? Here you will find detailed information about technical specs and benchmarks tests for each chipset.


Brand Qualcomm HiSilicon
Platform Smartphones Smartphones
Generation 5th N/A
Release Date Jan 2020 Aug 2018

Performance (CPU)

Cores 8 8
Architecture 64 bit 64 bit
Frequency (Clock Speed) 1600 MHz 2600 MHz
Instruction Set N/A ARMv8-A
L1 Cache N/A 512 KB
L3 Cache 1 MB 4 MB

Graphics (GPU)

GPU Name Adreno 618 Mali-G76 MP10
Frequency (Clock Speed) 750 MHz 720 MHz
Execution Units 2 10
Shading Units 128 160
Vulkan Version 1.1 1.0
OpenCL Version 2.0 1.2
DirectX Version 12 12


Frequency 1866 MHz 2133 MHz
Bus 2x16 Bit 4x16 Bit
Max Memory Capacity 8 GB 8 GB


Modem Snapdragon X15 LTE N/A
5G Support No No
4G Support Yes Yes
Download Speed 800 Mbps 1400 Mbps
Upload Speed 150 Mbps 200 Mbps
Wi-Fi Version 6 6
Bluetooth Version 5.1 5.0
GPS Yes Yes


Neural Processor (NPU) Qualcomm Hexagon 692 N/A
Storage eMMC,UFS 2.1 UFS 3.0
Max Screen Resolution 2520 X 1080 3120 X 1440
Max Camera Resolution 192 MP 1x 48MP, 2x 20MP
Video Record 4K@30FPS 4K@30FPS
Video Playback 4K@30FPS 4K@60FPS
Video Codec Support H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9 H.264, H.265, VP9
Audio Codec Support 384 kHz/32 bit AIFF, CAF, MP3, MP4, WAV


GPU Adreno 618 Mali-G76 MP10
Camera Yes N/A



Total Score 282,796 244,129
CPU 102,067 60,853
GPU 72,006 N/A
Memory 56,749 N/A
UX 51,974 81,377


Single-core 517 3,293
Multi-core 1,637 9,591

Gaming Performance

PUBG Mobile 43 FPS [High] 56 FPS [Ultra]
Call of Duty: Mobile 40 FPS [Ultra] 39 FPS [Ultra]
Fortnite 28 FPS [Low] 28 FPS [High]
World of Tanks Blitz 51 FPS [Ultra] 60 FPS [Ultra]
Genshin Impact 34 FPS [Medium] N/A
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang 30 FPS [High] 60 FPS [Ultra]
Video Playback 4K@30FPS 4K@60FPS
Device Realme 7 Pro Huawei Nova 5T

Phones with Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G

Phones with HiSilicon Kirin 980