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Antutu: Top performing smartphones for Q1 2015

With Quarter 1 of 2015 already behind us, we can look back at the top performing phones of the year so far. Popular benchmarking app Antutu have released their scores

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Question of the Week: How important are benchmarks to you?

As many of you likely know, the run-up period before a smartphone announcement is often sprinkled with leaks, rumors, images, and benchmarks. With so many devices to choose from and

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Moto X+1 benchmarks point to a Snapdragon 800 SoC and a 5.2″ display

Alleged Moto X+1 appeared on Geekbench recently showing us partial specifications of Motorola’s upcoming flagship. Those benchmarks indicated that the device will sport a Snapdragon 801 SoC, at least if

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Motorola Shamu may be the Nexus 6, reports suggest

What appears to be a Motorola-made device has appeared in the GFXBenchmark database, sparking speculation that the next Nexus 6 will be made by Motorola. The device, codenamed Shamu, has appeared

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8.4-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S details revealed

Further details of one of the tablets we are expecting to see Samsung reveal next month have been leaked on the bench-marking app AnTuTu. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4

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Nokia X2 will be slightly bigger, slightly more powerful

When the Nokia X, originally known as the Nokia Normandy, was announced, most were disappointed by its entry-level specs. The device rocks a 4-inch 800 x 480 display, 1GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, 512MB RAM, 4

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HTC One M8 gets relegated to bottom of the list for benchmark cheating

HTC openly admitted that their new HTC One M8 device could detect a benchmark app profiling the devices performance and by doing so would enter a high performance mode where

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HTC One M8 boosted benchmark scores with high performance mode

In a move that resonates of something Samsung would do (or did), it has been discovered that the HTC One M8 is achieving higher benchmark scores due to its high

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Galaxy S4 and Note 3 KitKat update removes benchmark-improving code

You may remember the controversy that was caused when it was discovered that Samsung had implemented code in the Galaxy S4 and Note 3 which boosted their benchmark scores in

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Nexus 5 benchmark shows a true beast

As mid-October inches closer and Nexus fans line up by their keyboards to order the latest and greatest from LG and Google, a benchmark test has surfaced showing the Nexus

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Comparison: Sony Odin, Sony Yuga, HTC Droid DNA, Galaxy S III – benchmark showdown

In the ever-changing world of Android devices, the blogosphere is always looking to lets the world know which devices are worth their time – and their money. Now, we’ve got

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AT&T HTC One X benchmarked, results are surprising

If there’s an Android phone that I can’t wait to get my hands on, then it’s none other than the HTC One X. It was announced last month at MWC

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Quadrant Benchmark Updated to v2.0 with ICS Support

Typically, performance benchmarks are used as bragging rights by Androidians all around the world on the internet. While there are several different benchmark applications available on the Android Market for

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Samsung Galaxy S2 Benchmark Results in 3000+ on Quadrant

When Samsung launched the Galaxy S last year, it was known as one of the fastest phone available. The blazing fast 1 GHz Hummingbird processor blew everyone away, and the