Snapdragon 600 Series Mobile Platform Comparison

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600 Series Platforms

SpecsSnapdragon 660 Mobile PlatformSnapdragon 653 Mobile PlatformSnapdragon 652 PlatformSnapdragon 650 Platform
Modem Name

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X12 LTE modem

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X8 LTE modem

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X8 LTE modem

LTE Category

LTE Category 13 (uplink)

LTE Category 12 (downlink)

LTE Category 13 (uplink)

LTE Category 7 (downlink)

LTE Category 7 (downlink)

LTE Category 7 (downlink)

Downlink Features

3x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 256-QAM

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

Uplink Features

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 16-QAM

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 16-QAM

Peak Download Speed

600 Mbps

600 Mbps

300 Mbps

300 Mbps

300 Mbps

Peak Upload Speed

150 Mbps

150 Mbps

100 Mbps

100 Mbps

RFFE

Qualcomm® Adaptive Antenna Tuning

High-power transmit (HPUE)

Qualcomm® RF Front-End solution

Qualcomm® RF Front-End solution

Qualcomm® RF Front-End solution

Megapixel Support

Up to 25 MP single camera

Up to 16 MP camera

Up to 21 MP camera

Up to 21 MP camera

Up to 21 MP camera

Image Sensor Processor

Qualcomm Spectra™ 160 image sensor processor

2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)

14-bit

Qualcomm® Clear Sight™ camera features

2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)

2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)

2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)

Video Capture

Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS

Up to 1080p video capture @120 FPS

Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS

Up to 1080p video capture @120 FPS

Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS

Up to 1080p video capture @120 FPS

Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS

Up to 1080p video capture @120 FPS

Video Playback

Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback

Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback

Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback

Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback

Codec Support

H.265 (HEVC)

H.264 (AVC)

VP8

VP9

H.265 (HEVC)

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

H.264 (AVC)

Audio Technology

Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology

Qualcomm® aptX™ audio technology

Qualcomm® Immersive Audio

Qualcomm® Voice Activation

Qualcomm® Immersive Audio

Qualcomm® Voice Activation

Qualcomm® Immersive Audio

Qualcomm® Voice Activation

CPU Clock Speed

Up to 2.2 GHz

From 1.8 to 1.95 GHz

Up to 1.8 GHz

Up to 1.8 GHz

CPU Cores

8x Qualcomm® Kryo™ 260 CPU

Octa-core CPU

4x ARM Cortex A72

4x ARM Cortex A53

Octa-core CPU

4x ARM Cortex A72

4x ARM Cortex A53

Hexa-core CPU

2x ARM Cortex A72

4x ARM Cortex A53

CPU Bit Architecture

64-bit

64-bit

64-bit

64-bit

GPU Name

Qualcomm® Adreno™ 512 GPU

Qualcomm® Adreno™ 510 GPU

Qualcomm® Adreno™ 510 GPU

Qualcomm® Adreno™ 510 GPU

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ Support

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4 technology

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 2.0 technology

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 2.0 technology

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 2.0 technology

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  1. Via WCD9335/WSA881x

600 Series Platforms

SpecsSnapdragon 636 Mobile PlatformSnapdragon 632 Mobile PlatformSnapdragon 630 Mobile PlatformSnapdragon 626 Mobile Platform
Modem Name

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X12 LTE modem

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X12 LTE modem

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem

LTE Category

LTE Category 13 (uplink)

LTE Category 12 (downlink)

LTE Category 12 (downlink)

LTE Category 5 (uplink)

LTE Category 13 (uplink)

LTE Category 12 (downlink)

LTE Category 13 (uplink)

LTE Category 7 (downlink)

Downlink Features

3x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 256-QAM

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

3x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 256-QAM

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

Uplink Features

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+

2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Up to 64-QAM

Peak Download Speed

600 Mbps

300 Mbps

600 Mbps

300 Mbps

Peak Upload Speed

150 Mbps

150 Mbps

150 Mbps

150 Mbps

RFFE

Qualcomm® Adaptive Antenna Tuning

High-power transmit (HPUE)

Qualcomm® Adaptive Antenna Tuning

High-power transmit (HPUE)

Qualcomm® Adaptive Antenna Tuning

High-power transmit (HPUE)

Qualcomm® RF Front-End solution

Qualcomm® antenna boost

Megapixel Support

Up to 16 MP camera

Up to 24 MP camera

Up to 13 MP dual camera

Up to 24 MP single camera

Up to 13 MP camera

Up to 24 MP camera

Up to 24 MP single camera

Dual camera support

Image Sensor Processor

Qualcomm Spectra™ 160 image sensor processor

2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)

14-bit

Qualcomm® Clear Sight™ camera features

2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)

14-bit

Qualcomm Spectra™ 160 image sensor processor

2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)

14-bit

Qualcomm® Clear Sight™ camera features

2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)

Video Capture

Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS

Up to 1080p video capture @120 FPS

Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS

Up to 1080p video capture @120 FPS

Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS

Up to 1080p video capture @120 FPS

Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS

Video Playback

Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback

Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback

Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback

Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback

Codec Support

H.265 (HEVC)

H.264 (AVC)

VP8

VP9

H.265 (HEVC)

H.264 (AVC)

VP8

VP9

H.265 (HEVC)

H.264 (AVC)

VP8

VP9

H.265 (HEVC)

H.264 (AVC)

Audio Technology

Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology

Qualcomm® aptX™ audio technology

Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology

Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology

Qualcomm® aptX™ audio technology

Qualcomm® Fluence™ HD noise cancellation technology

CPU Clock Speed

Up to 1.8 GHz

Up to 1.8 GHz

Up to 2.2 GHz

Up to 2.2 GHz

CPU Cores

8x Qualcomm® Kryo™ 260 CPU

8x Qualcomm® Kryo™ 250 CPU

8x ARM Cortex A53

Octa-core CPU

8x ARM Cortex A53

CPU Bit Architecture

64-bit

64-bit

64-bit

64-bit

GPU CoreN/AN/AN/AN/A
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ Support

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4 technology

N/A

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4 technology

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology

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  1. Via WCD9335/WSA881x
  2. Via WCD9335/WSA881x
  3. Via WCD9335/WSA881x

Qualcomm Kryo is built on ARM Cortex Technology.