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Snapdragon 865 (SDM865)

Snapdragon 865 (SDM865)
Brand: Qualcomm
Category: Mobile Processors
  • CPU: Octa-Core Cortex-A77 @2.84GHz
  • GPU: Adreno 650
  • Display: 2160 x 3840 pixels, HDR10+
  • Process: 7nm
  • Camera: Dual 25MP + 25MP or single 200MP

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 was announced on December 4, 2019. It is powered by the octa-core processor clocked up to 2.84GHz. The chipset pack Adreno 650 GPU to handle the graphics-intensive tasks. For optics, it can handle up to dual 25MP + 25MP cameras or a single 200MP camera. It is well capable of recording up to 8K video and 360 VR 8K video playback support. The external X55 5G model can go up to 7Gbps download and 3Gbps upload speed.

It can handle up to 4K display @60Hz or 2K QHD+ display @144Hz for a faster refresh rate. All the essential connectivity options are available on this chip. A 3D ultra-max fingerprint technology is available for enhanced security purposes.

Snapdragon 865 Geekbench and Antutu scores

Snapdragon 865 scores around 923 points in single-core and 3,267 points in multi-core on Geekbench 5 benchmark test. Remember that Geekbench 5 is a new version of Geekbench 4, that shows entirely different scores compared to the previous version. On Antutu v8, it scores 5,74,985 points, where CPU scores are 1,81,994 points, GPU 2,15,932, Memory 98,189 and UX 78,870 points.

Snapdragon 865 GeekBench (v5) scores

  • Single-Core: 923
  • Multi-Core: 3,267

Snapdragon 865 Antutu (v8) Scores

  • CPU: 181,994 points
  • GPU: 215,932 points
  • MEM: 98,189 points
  • UX: 78,877 points
  • Total=574,985 points


Snapdragon 865 (SDM865) - Specifications


  • Device Type
    Mobile Platform
  • Model
  • Announced
    December 4, 2019
  • Status


  • CPU CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.
    1x Cortex-A77 (Kryo 585) @2.84 GHz
    3x Cortex-A77 (Kryo 585) @2.4 GHz
    4x Cortex-A55 (Kryo 385) @1.8 GHz
  • Process
  • Architecture
  • Core
  • GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.
    Adreno 650
  • API Support
    OpenCL 2.0 FP, OpenGL ES 3.2, Vulkan 1.1, DirectX 12


  • RAM Type
  • Storage Type
    eMMC 5.1, UFS 2.1, UFS 3.0

Camera & Video

  • Rear Camera
    Dual 25MP + 25MP
    Single 64MP, MFNR, ZSL or 200MP
  • Front Camera
    Dual 25MP + 25MP
    Single 64MP, MFNR, ZSL or 200MP
  • Camera Features
    Qualcomm Spectra 480 ISP, Hardware accelerator for computer vision (CV-ISP), Dual 14-bit CV-ISPs
  • Video Capture
    4320p 8K, 2160p 4K @120fps, 1080p @60fps, 720p @480fps slo-mo
  • Codec Support
    H.265 (HEVC), HDR10+, HLG, HDR10, H.264 (AVC), VP8, VP9
  • Video Playback
    4320p 8K 360 VR, 2160p 4K @120fps


  • Supported Display
    2160 x 3840 pixels 4K @60Hz or QHD+ @144Hz
  • Resolution Type
    Ultra HD
  • Features
    HDR10+, 10-bit color depth, Rec2020 color gamut

Connectivity Options

  • LTE Modem
    External 5G modem
    Download peak speed up to 7 Gbps
    Downlink 7x20 MHz carrier aggregation (CA)
    Upload peak speed up to 3Gbps
    3x20 MHz carrier aggregation (CA)
  • 5G Modem
    Snapdragon X55 Modem
  • Bluetooth Version
  • NFC NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
  • Wi-Fi Bands
    2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
  • USB Supported
    USB 3.1
  • GNSS
    Beidou, Galileo, GLONASS, Dual frequency GNSS, GPS, QZSS, SBAS
  • Calling Features
    Dual SIM dual VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G, HD, Ultra HD Voice (EVS), CSFB to 3G and 2G


  • AI
    Qualcomm Hexagon 695 Processor
  • Security
    Qualcomm 3D Sonic Fingerprint
    Qualcomm 3D Sonic Max
  • Audio
    TrueWireless, Broadcast Audio, Aqstic audio, aptX audio
  • Charging
    Quick Charge 4+
  • Antutu Scores (v7)
    5,68,919 points
  • Antutu Scores (v8)
    5,74,985 points
  • Geekbench Scores (v4)
    Single-Core: 4179 points
    Multi-Core: 112915 points
  • GeekBench Scores (v5)
    Single-Core: 923 points
    Multi-Core: 3267 points
  • Phones List
    Samsung S20 Series
    Xiaomi MI 10
    Oppo X2 Pro
    IQOO 3

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