ThL T100S promo

Octa-core phones have arrived and the ThL T100S is a good example of what can be achieved when you combine them with a HD display and 2GB of RAM. I spent a few days with this phone and put the processor through some grueling tests to discover that it is actually faster than the LG G2 and Galaxy Note 3 for pure CPU based workloads.

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MediaTek and Samsung are both preparing to launch their first true eight core processors, but do we really need so many cores, and will handset manufacturers leap at this new technology?