You might have heard YouTubers telling you to buy this smartphone because it has this processor and much more. If you are a gamer and are wondering which is the best processor for gaming mobile in 2021. We will clear all your doubts and help you find the best gaming processor for mobile with reasons.
|Rank||Processor name||Antutu score|
|1||Apple A14 Bionic||660086|
|3||Apple A13 Bionic||548,239|
1. Apple A14 Bionic Chipset
The Apple A14 is a 5nm chip with LPDD4 RAM it is the fastest chipset in the world right now and it has scored 100/100 in antutu gaming score. But the main thing which makes it outperform is the Apple software which makes gaming smooth. Apple has always set an example when it comes to processors. It has a 4 MB L3 cache size which is more than any other chipset as of now. You can find Apple A14 in iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 pro
2. Snapdragon 888
This is the fastest android processor in the world. It has Adreno 660 GPU. It is believed to deliver seamlessly. It can reduce touch latency in gaming by 20%. It is specially designed to play at high frame rates and have low latency gaming. It has a new VRS (Variable Rate Shading) system which increases performance by 30% at the same time increasing power efficiency. The first phone using this is Mi 11 followed by IQOO 7
3. Apple A13 Bionic
Yea it may be a year old but it still outperforms many of its competitors when it comes to gaming. It has 4 cores and is less power consuming than A12. You can play pubg mobile with an average of 60 Fps. Again the main this which makes it outperform is its compatibility with apple’s software. You can find A 13 Bionic chipset in the iPhone 11 series.
4. Kirin 9000
It is no joke when it comes to Kirin 9000. Recently it beat snapdragon 888 in GPU performance. It has A 24 core Mali-G78 with Kirin gaming+ 3.0. You can find it on Huawei mate 40 pro. It is 52 percent better than the snapdragon 865+ and is built with 5nm technology. The reason it is in the 4th rank is that the CPU performance of the top 3 is much better.
5. Exynos 2100
This is a completely new chipset that is believed to beat snapdragon 888 in terms of performance. It has Mali G78 M-14 GPU. Mass production has already started. It is also expected to solve the high power consumption problem with the Exynos chipsets. If it successfully outperforms Snapdragon 888 in terms of the on-device gaming test then we will update its ranking. You will see this new processor in the new Samsung S21 ultra
6. Kirin 9000E
The Hisilicon Kirin 9000E launched on the same date as of Kirin 9000 and has a slight difference, The Kirin 9000E has 22 core whereas the Kirin 9000 has 24 cores. The Kirin 9000E also has Mali G78 as GPU. It is also one of the best in terms of gaming. Huawei Mate 40 has Kirin 9000E as of now.
7. Snapdragon 865+
The next beast in mobile processors is Snapdragon 865+. Its GPU is called Adreno 650 which is the same as the snapdragon 865 but it performed 10 percent better than it. It also has a higher clock speed and is 10 percent less power consuming than its precedor. It is used in many of the flagships mobiles including ROG Phone 3, Lenovo Legion Phone, Samsung Galaxy Note 20 ultra, and many more.
As of now the best performing chipset is Apple A14 Bionic. It is the winner because of the overall device and its features and its performance in gaming. Apart from gaming, we need to see how overall the device and its software are compatible with its processor which in the end will affect your gaming experience. We will constantly update this article with the launch and testing of new processors
Gourang Parekh is the founder of serinose, who is a gamer, aspiring actor, and a former e-sports organizer and a tech savvy. He is also a big fan of Cricket and his favorite batsman is Rohit Sharma.