Qualcomm is largest company of the world which develops chipsets for mibilse from entry-lavel to flagship lavel. It is a trusted company which makes good SoC for smartphones. There are many chipsets available in the market from Qualcomm in every range from entry-lavel to flagship lavel. A few days ago, Qualcomm announced a new chipset in its 200 series – Snapdragon 215 chipset. This chipset has been introduced for entry-laves smartphones. This chipset will provide best features to smartphones of this range.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 215 chipset will give a competition to company’s own 400 series chipsets such as Snapdragon 410 and Snapdragon 425. This is first chipset from 200 series to support 64-bit CPU and dual camera. Here we have told you that how Snapdragon 215 performs against Snapdragon 415 chipset or who is better between Snapdragon 215 and Snapdragon 415. Let’s compare Qualcomm Snapdragon 215 vs Snapdrgon 415 chipset.
Snapdragon 215 vs Snapdrgon 415 CPU & GPU
Starting the comparision with CPU of Snapdragon 215 chipset, it features a Quad-Core CPU based on 64-bit architecture. This chipset is still build using 28nm LP process technology. In case of CPU Cores it features 4 Cortex-A53 cores peak at 1.3GHz. According to the claims of ARM, it has 50% faster performance compared to 4 A7 Cores of Snapdragon 212 chipset. This chipset wii also support new versions of Android. In case of GPU, it features Adreno 308 GPU which delivers a 28% boost in graphics performance compared to its predecessor. In case of display it supports display resolution up to 1560x720p.
On the other hand, the Snapdragon 415 features a 64-bit Octa-Core CPU. This chipset is also build using 28nm LP process technology. It houses 8 Cortex-A53 Cores running at 1.4GHz clock speed. In case of GPU, the Snapdragon 415 has the Adreno 405 GPU. It supports a max display resolution up to 1920x1200p.
In this case of CPU and GPU, the newer Snapdragon 215 is unable to beat the Snapdragon 415 chipset because the Snapdragon 415 has a Octa-Core CPU with 8 x Cortex-A53 cores at 1.4GHz while the Snapdragon 215 has 4 x Cortex-A53 Cores at 1.3GHz. The GPU is also better of Snapdragon 415 chipset which is Adreno 405.
Snapdragon 215 vs Snapdrgon 415 Supported Features
Moving to the camera department, the Snapdragon 215 arrives with Dual ISP and it is capable to support a single camera up to 13MP and dual camera up to 8MP. It is also capable to record videos in 1080p at 30fps. While the Snapdragon 415 supports only single camera up to 13MP and it can record videos in 1080p at 30fps.
In this case of camera, the newer Snapdragon 215 comes as winner having support for dual camera.
RAM & Storage
In this case of RAM the Snapdragon 215 supports LPDDR3 RAM up to 3GB at 672MHz. And storage type of eMMC 4.5 and SD 3.0 (UHS-I) it can support. While the Snapdragon 415 also supports LPDDR3 RAM up to 3GB at 667MHz and storage type of eMMC 4.5 and SD 3.0 (UHS-I).
Snapdragon 215 vs Snapdrgon 415 Connectivity
The Snapdragon 215 supports dual VoLTE which is a first for the series. It has X5 LTE Modes which supports LTE Cat.4. It can capture a download speed of up to 150Mbps and a upload speed of up to 50Mbps. On other side, the Snapdragon 415 also has X5 LTE modem which supports LTE Cat.4. It also can capture a download speed of up to 150Mbps and a upload speed of up to 50Mbps. Both chipsets support USB version 2.0. To charge the phone, Snapdragon 215 supports Quick Charge 1.0 technology while the Snapdragon 415 supports Quick Charge 2.0 technology. Other connectivity options like WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS are same in both chipsets.
Now moving on conclusion, the Snapdragon 215 is unable to beat Snapdragon 415 chipset because it is a higher range chipset compared to Snapdragon 215. It has better CPU and GPU which will provide it better performance in processing and graphics. The Snapdragon 215 has only better feature compared to Snapdragon 415 which is support for dual camera. So the Snapdragon 215 can’t beat Snapdragon 415 chipset because it is designed for entry-lavel devices for normal works only.