Huawei just announced its new chipset HiSilicon Kirin 810, successor of its Kirin 710 launched last year and that powers several mid-range smartphones. Speaking of features of HiSilicon Kirin 810 chipset, it uses 7nm processor technology like the HiSilicon Kirin 980 flagship chipset. It is first chipset for in mid-range to work on 7nm processing technology. It is an octa-core chipset and has ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU. The Kirin 810 performs 162% better compared to its previous generation and it supports Kirin Gaming+ technology. But we are here to compare HiSilicon Kirin 810 vs Snapdragon 855 chipset – a flagship chipset of Qualcomm. And it is also an octa-core chipset which works on 7nm processing technology.
Here you’ll know that which chipset is better between Kirin 810 and Snapdragon 855. Let’s tell you about the difference between Kirin 810 and Snapdragon 810.
HiSilicon Kirin 810 vs Snapdragon 855 CPU and GPU
As we told you the Kirin 810 is an octa-core chipset, it has two ARM Cortex-A76 cores that clocked at 2.27GHz while the other siz smaller ARM Cortex-A55 cores are clocked at 1.88GHz. Moving on GPU the Kirin 810 has ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU. The ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU is working of 820MHz.
At the same time the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 is also an octa-core chipset, it has the Kryo 845 Gold Prime core clocked as high as 2.84GHz. Its one Cortex A76 core clocked it 2.84GHz, 3 Cortex A76 clocked at 2.4GHz while other 4 Cortex A55 clocked at 1.8GHz. It has integrated Adreno 640 GPU.
Here the Snapdragon 855 performs better compared to Kirin 810 in terms of CPU and GPU.
HiSilicon Kirin 810 vs Snapdragon 855 AI Capabilities
The HiSilicon Kirin 810 chipset has DaVinci NPU and its AI Benchmark score is 32280 while the Snapdragon 855 in Asus 6z scores 25428, here the Kirin 810 wins.
The HiSilicon Kirin 810’s Other features include Huawei HiAI 2.0 tech, AI video, AI games and a flagship ISP image processor, and more.
HiSilicon Kirin 810 vs Snapdragon 855 Camera support
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 supports single sensor up to 48MP while dual sensors up to 22MP. It also supports triple sensors. While the details of Kirin 810 regarding this are not available yet.
If talk about over all performance then the Snapdragon 855 performs better compared to Hisilicon Kirin 810 chipset. Also the Kirin 810 is not a weak chipset it also performs almost equal to Snapdragon 855 while it is a mid-range chipset.
HiSilicon Kirin 810 vs Snapdragon 855 Connectivity Features
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset is the first chipset of the company to support 5G using Snapdragon X50 modem while the details of modem of Kirin 810 are still unavailable.
The Kirin 810 chipset also supports dual VoLTE and it is being rolled out starting from the Huawei Nova 5 and could be seen in upcoming smartphones of Huawei and Honor. While the Snapdragon 855 chipset also supports dual SIM VoLTE.