In terms of integer performance, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC scores an average of 31 percent higher absolute performance compared to its predecessor.
All in all, what the benchmarks tell us is that the Snapdragon 845 SoC is the fastest Android chip right now and is set to make upcoming flagship smartphones from companies like Samsung, Nokia, LG, OnePlus, Xiaomi and Google incredibly fast and perform extremely well, at least compared to the Snapdragon 835 or similar competitors.
While there have been a lot of speculations and information leaks related to the Galaxy S9's technical specifications, Samsung has not yet officially announced anything about its next flagship.
The benchmarks carried out were only able to test the CPU, GPU and the system memory, and to some extent power efficiency. It is expected to use the Snapdragon 845 in some markets and its own Exynos chipset for some regions.
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For comparison, Galaxy S8 - which shipped with an Exynos 8895 chipset inside - managed to score 1954 in single-core performance and 6428 for multi-core. But how much of an improvement is it over the Snapdragon 835 and rival chipsets? As like the last time the Galaxy S9 will have only 4GB of RAM this time too, which is quite enough for a powerful smartphone these days. That's practically imperceptible from the iPhone 8 Plus' 85fps, and another big improvement on the Snapdragon 835 and its Adreno 540 GPU; the older chip struggles to even break 60fps. I really want a high-end phone that can easily last a full day of heavy use, and hopefully, the Snapdragon 845 can help achieve this.
Apart from the speed of the Snapdragon 845, it is also interesting to note that the Snapdragon 845 is also very power efficient which is very helpful in consuming battery life.