Beware of the benchmarks, how to know what to look for
May 8, 2015
Benchmarks and smartphones have a chequered history, but we're here to breakdown what you can and cannot trust about benchmarking.
Anandtech’s Snapdragon 810 preview: no overheating issues spotted
February 13, 2015
Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 has been plagued by overheating rumors. AnandTech has put the SoC through a series of benchmarks to assess the 810's real performance.
AnTuTu 5.5 update brings redesigned app and 64-bit CPU testing
December 22, 2014
The popular Chinese benchmarking application AnTuTu has been updated to version 5.5 complete with an impressive visual redesign and support for 64-bit CPUs.
Galaxy Note 4 impresses again in this collection of performance benchmarks
October 2, 2014
The Exynos powered Galaxy Note 4 tops a number of CPU and GPU benchmarks, although the high display resolution takes its toll on the ARM Mali-T760 GPU.
Galaxy S5 LTE-A battery life and performance unaffected by its QHD display, says benchmark
August 6, 2014
A series of benchmark tests demonstrate that, despite the QHD display, the Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A offers up similar battery life and performance to the regular Galaxy S5.
First Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A benchmarks just in – is it as impressive as it sounds?
June 20, 2014
The first Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A benchmark has just shown up, courtesy of AnTuTu. Is the phone all it's put out to be? Come in and find out!
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 specs appear in AnTuTu benchmark
June 20, 2014
Two versions of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 have shown up on the AnTuTu benchmark database, one featuring an Exynos 5433 SoC and the other packing a Snapdragon 805.
How good is the Snapdragon 805? It’s mostly about graphics, benchmarks show
May 22, 2014
AnandTech’s Anand Lal Shimpi ran a suite of benchmarks on a Mobile Development Platform tablet provided by Qualcomm to see exactly what kind of performance the Snapdragon 805 brings to the game. His conclusions? It’s mostly about the next-gen graphics.
Why Apple chooses Imagination for its GPUs
March 6, 2014
Last month Apple announced that it had extended its license agreement with Imagination Technologies allowing it to use the PowerVR GPUs. Without a doubt Apple is Imagination's biggest mobile customer, however other chip makers like Samsung, MediaTek, AllWinner also use the same GPUs. What is it that makes these GPUs so popular, especially with Apple?
Samsung stops skewing benchmarks results with KitKat update
March 4, 2014
Recently Samsung and other Android manufacturers started to artificially boost their numbers in benchmark apps, but it appears that practice is starting to come to an end with Samsung’s KitKat update. Read on for more!