Qualcomm Snapdragon 821

Snapdragon 821 is one of Qualcomm flagship CPU. 8 cores (8 threads). It was announced in 2016 Quarter 3. It has "big.LITTLE" cores-set: 4x (2.4 GHz), 4x (1.6 GHz). The processor is manufactured using a 14 nm process technology and supports UFS 2.0, 4G, LPDDR4.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821

CPU cores and architecture

Architecture 4x 2.4 GHz – Kryo
4x 1.6 GHz – Kryo
Number of cores 8
Instruction Set ARMv8-A
Lithography 14 nm
Number of transistors 2000 million
TDP 11 Watt
Neural Processing Qualcomm Hexagon 680

Memory (RAM)

Max amount up to 8 GB
Memory type LPDDR4
Memory frequency 1866 MHz
Memory-bus 2x16 bit

Storage

Storage specification UFS 2.0

Graphics

GPU name Adreno 530
GPU Architecture Adreno 500
GPU frequency 650 MHz
Execution units 2
Shaders 256
DirectX 11.2
OpenCL API 2.0
OpenGL API ES 3.1
Vulkan API 1.0

Camera, Video, Display

Max screen resolution 3840x2160
Max camera resolution 1x 28MP, 2x
Max Video Capture 4K@30fps
Video codec support H.264 (AVC)
H.265 (HEVC)

Wireless

4G network Yes
5G network Yes
Peak Download Speed 0.6 Gbps
Peak Upload Speed 0.15 Gbps
Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bluetooth 4.1
Satellite navigation BeiDou
GPS
Galileo
GLONASS

Supplemental Information

Launch Date 2016 Quarter 3
Partnumber MSM8996 Pro-AB, MSM8996 Pro-AC
Vertical Segment Mobiles
Positioning Flagship

AnTuTu 10

Total Score
Snapdragon 821
232375

GeekBench 6 Single-Core

Score
Snapdragon 821
353

GeekBench 6 Multi-Core

Score
Snapdragon 821
857