Snapdragon 865 better than A14? Apple loses to Qualcomm? Apple claimed that the latest A14 chips offer improved overall performance and faster machine learning. It dons a next-gen Neural Engine. According to Apple, the A14 Bionic chips are the fastest created till date offering more power efficiency and faster performance.
Apple claimed at the launch that the A14 Bionic brings will ensure that the new iPhone 12 series will be able to run far better in terms of performance per core compared to iPhone 11 series.
The latest Apple’s A14 Bionic scores are lower compared to the current Qualcomm flagship top-end chip, the Snapdragon 865. The all-new iPhone 12 line-up includes four new phones with a Mini model being the latest addition, and all the four phones are powered by the current generation best, Bionic A14 chip.
So, what’s cooking for Apple? Are they no more the best? Let’s take a look.
Apple vs Qualcomm: iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro Lose To Snapdragon 865
The latest Apple’s A14 Bionic scores are lower compared to the current Qualcomm flagship top-end chip, the Snapdragon 865. The AnTuTu
iPhone 12 256GB model running on iOS 14.1 scored 564,899 points, while the iPhone 12 Pro with 6GB RAM and 256GB storage grabbed 572,133 points on AnTuTu.
The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro AnTuTu scores are lower when compared to phones with Snapdragon 865 SoC.
iPhone has scored 167,894 on the CPU test, 201,085 on the GPU test, 105,677 on the MEM test and 90,243 on the UX test. Also the iPhone 12 Pro scored 167,437 on the CPU test, 196,812 on the GPU test, 114,462 on the MEM test and 93,422 on the UX test.
Now, a video has gone viral on Twitter claiming A14’s defeat in real time. The 33-second video compares the iPhone with an Android smartphone placed side by side. From speed to multitasking, Apple failed in both the departments. All the apps in the video were found to be loading faster than the Apple phone.
iPhone 12 Mini Specs, iPhone 12 Specs
Starting with th3 entry-level iPhone 12 devices. The iPhone 12 budget line-up has two devices. The iPhone 12 Mini comes with a 5.4-inch Super Retina XDR OLED display. In comparison, iPhone 12 features a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR OLED display. respectively. Both the Super Retina XDR OLED displays do not support super-fast 120Hz refresh rates.
Under the hood, both the iPhones iPhones are powered by the company’s A14 Bionic chipset.
The company has claimed that the latest chips will offer improved overall performance and faster machine learning. It dons a next-gen Neural Engine. According to Apple, the A14 Bionic chips are the fastest created till date offering more power efficiency and faster performance.
Coming to optics, iPhone 12 Mini comes with a dual camera set-up. iPhone 12 Mini cameras include a 12-megapixel wide-angle camera and a 12-megapixel ultra wide-angle lens. Similarly, iPhone 12 camera has a dual lens setup. It also comes with a similar dual-camera set-up as the iPhone 12 Mini.
iPhone 12 Pro Specs, iPhone 12 Pro Max Specs
The iPhone 12 Pro comes with a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR OLED panel as iPhone 12. The iPhone 12 Pro Max features the biggest panel of the series, it has a 6.7-inch OLED display. The displays support super-fast 120Hz refresh rates. Under the hood, as the iPhone 12 Mini and iPhone 12, they are powered by the A14 Bionic chipset.
Apple has claimed the A14 Bionic brings will ensure that the new iPhone 12 series will be able to run far better in terms of performance per core compared to iPhone 11 series.
Coming cameras, the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max come with a few upgrades compared to the other two iPhones.
iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max has a triple camera set-up with 12-megapixel F1.6 primary camera, a 12-megapixel telephoto camera, and a 12-megapixel ultra wide camera along with a LiDAR sensor. The last upgrade, the iPhone 12 Pro Max comes with a few extra features as improved performance and better professional photography.
Also: iPhone 12 Pro Now Available In India, Check iPhone 12 Pro Price
iPhone 12 Pro India sale starts today. iPhone 12 Pro price in India starts at Rs 1,19,900. iPhone 12 Pro colour options include: Graphite, Silver, Gold and Pacific Blue colours. You can get the model both online and offline. iPhone 12 price in India starts at Rs 79,900. iPhone 12 Mini price in India starts at Rs 69,900.
Both the latter iPhone 12 models are now available via apple.com India store and Apple Authorised Resellers.
Finally, the last iPhone 12 model and the most premium one, the iPhone 12 Pro Max price in India starts at Rs 1,29,900. iPhone 12 Pro Max India sale starts on November 6 (Pre-Orders). iPhone 12 Pro Max colour options: Graphite, Silver, Gold, and Pacific Blue, same as the Pro model.