Snapdragon 888 SoC benchmark scores revealed: AnTuTu, Geekbench, and more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 AnTuTu, Geekbench, GFX Bench, and more benchmarking scores have been officially revealed. Here's how the flagship chipset performs.

Highlights
  • Qualcomm shares Geekbench, AnTuTu, and other benchmarking results of Snapdragon 888 SoC
  • The results shared are from a reference device
  • First commercial Snapdragon 888-powered phone is the Xiaomi Mi 11

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC benchmarking scores have been revealed to offer a first-look at the kind of performance the flagship mobile chipset will deliver. The Snapdragon 888 Geekbench, AnTuTu, GFX Bench, scores have been shared by Qualcomm. The chipset that will power Android flagships in 2021 seems to be just as powerful as Apple’s flagship A14 Bionic that powers the iPhone 12 series. That said, the results are based on a reference device and could vary on commercial Snapdragon 888-powered phones. The Snapdragon 888 SoC was launched earlier this month with improvements across the board, including connectivity, performance, cameras, and efficiency.

Several phone makers have announced support for the new top-end chipset from Qualcomm, and the first commercial Snapdragon 888-powered phone is expected to launch later this month as the Mi 11.

Read more: Snapdragon 888: Mi 11, Realme Race, OnePlus 9, and more flagships set to battle it out

The Snapdragon 855 SoC outperforms the A14 Bionic chipset on AnTuTu. The chipset, per Qualcomm, scored on an average 735,439 points on the benchmarking site as opposed to  572,333 points by Apple’s silicon. The Snapdragon 888 SoC Geekbench scores, however, are 400 points behind the Apple’s A14 Bionic chipset. The numbers crunched by reference Snapdragon 888 SoC device are as follows: 1,135 points in the single-core test (v5.0.2) and 3,794 (v5.0.2) in the multi-core test.

Take look at the image below for complete Snapdragon 888 SoC benchmarking scores:

Snapdragon 888 Geekbench, AnTuTu, other benchmarking scores

Snapdragon 888 SoC specifications

Snapdragon 888 SoC specifications include integrated Snapdragon X60 modem for 5G support, 6th generation Qualcomm AI Engine with the new Hexagon 780 processor, new Qualcomm Spectra 580 ISP that offers a Triple Image Signal Processor, and Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming platform that is rated to deliver Variable Rate Shading (VRS), which improves game rendering by up to 30 percent. The chipset also supports Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, aptX suite, 4K HDR videos, and 10-bit depth in HEIF format. Lastly, the Snapdragon 888 SoC is based on a 5nm process and delivers CPU clock speeds up to 2.84GHz.