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81 articles

GameBench is a new type of benchmark billed as “uncheatable”

British startup Gamebench wants to change benchmarking with a different kind of test, that’s supposed to be impervious to manipulation and better at measuring the often invoked “real ...
by Bogdan PetrovanNovember 21, 201313

Must read Android: top 12 stories this week

This week, the veil lifted on the Nexus 5, Android 4.4 KitKat leaked, we got confirmation that curved phones are coming soon, the Note 3 launched amidst controversy, Google downplayed ...
by Bogdan PetrovanOctober 6, 20134

Samsung says it doesn’t cheat on benchmarks; Apple’s Phil Schiller points out these “shenanigans” on Twitter

Samsung told a publication that it doesn't cheat on benchmarks, as a report suggested recently, while Apple's Phil Schiller noticed Samsung's "shenanigans" on Twitter.
by Chris SmithOctober 4, 2013134

Do you care that Android manufacturers cheat in benchmarks?

On this edition of the Friday Debate, we discuss benchmarks. There's a bit of a scandal going on in the Android community, following reports that several large manufacturers are ...
by Bogdan PetrovanOctober 4, 201352
 
 

Report: several major Android makers cheat in benchmarks

AnandTech just released a damning report on benchmark cheating, revealing that, with a few exceptions, devices from major Android OEMs are “optimized” to deliver top results in ...
by Bogdan PetrovanOctober 2, 201368

Galaxy Note 3 benchmark performance artificially boosted by Samsung, new report proves

A new report is able to prove that Samsung has intentionally boosted the performance of the Galaxy Note 3 when the phone is running well-known benchmark apps.
by Chris SmithOctober 1, 2013182

Geekbench 3 is now live in the Play Store, measures real world performance

If you’ve been looking for a new way to benchmark your device, then Primate Labs Inc has just launched an app for you. It’s called Geekbench 3 and its claim to ...
by Joe HindyAugust 17, 201346

BDTi upcoming ‘user experience rating’ aims to measure real-world device performance

Today's mobile benchmarks don't seem to reflect much on real-world use. BDTi hopes to change that with their upcoming 'user experience' rating system. Read on to learn more!
by Andrew GrushAugust 16, 20136

LG G2 Benchmarks – despite not mattering, are still ridiculously high

[Update regarding our benchmarks score: the initial results from our Sony Xperia were too high. After we did the benchmark 10 more times, it averaged out to ...
by Darcy LaCouveeAugust 7, 201344

Top Android news of the week, August 4, 2013

This week, we had some good news for owners of bogged down Nexus 7s (2012), Samsung got caught red-handed, MS Office hit Android, the Moto X has landed (finally), and Google has your ...
by Bogdan PetrovanAugust 4, 2013
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