Samsung again accused of manipulating
by Brian Bennett October 1, 2013
Samsung is falsely inflating the scores of its
new Galaxy Note 3 smartphone , according
to a detailed story published by Ars
Reviews editor Ron Amadeo provides
compelling evidence of his charges, which
he says inflates the new smartphone's
performance scores by up to 20 percent
when it specifically identifies popular
benchmarking software such as Quadrant,
Geekbench, and Linpack is running.
Indeed, CNET's own testing of the Note 3
revealed a stratospheric Quadrant score of
23,048 -- but that result now appears to be
During my testing of the Note 3, I chalked
its impressive benchmark performance up
to its muscular quad-core 2.3GHz
Snapdragon 800 processor, the baddest
mobile CPU you can get in an Android
device. By contrast, LG's flagship the G2 --
which uses the same chip clocked at the
same speed -- notched 19,050 on
Quadrant. The Note 3 has 3GB of RAM
versus the G2's 2GB.
Ironically, Amadeo's follow-up testing with
a modified benchmarking tool still put the
Note 3 ahead of the G2, but by a more
This isn't the first time Samsung has been
accused of gaming the system. The Korean
electronics giant was also called out for
rigging the Galaxy S4 test results in much
the same way.
CNET has reached out to Samsung for
comment regarding this issue. We'll update
this story when and if Samsung responds.
DJ-John, 01 Oct 2013kido jst 50% of the world knows??? go ask 100% of the world knows sony .. u troll.. hahahaha .... moreU see jaypee
SONY are the best
Ure always trolling about SONY
See the fact SONY are de best thn crappy shaemsung
Cay, 01 Oct 2013Actually....i dont really understand why people likes to argue over things which are not relat... moreBecause their.are trool always hate SONY device and say its de worst device in the world
Their never try SONY device
And says SONY is the worst stupid answer ure troll plastic garbage
sony never emulate other countries,we all know that JAPAN don't make fake products like neighboring countries.
rex, 01 Oct 2013was that right because ndtv gadgets says it has 2300mah battery and a 4.3 inch display?u can't read well and understand they're talking about z1 mini not z1
Which is the best phone in Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Z1 other than size of the phone....................and also tell me the best spec that whioch phone is considering?????????????
you are wasting your time and knowledge in posting of opinions, get go create your own website and start earning.
Actually....i dont really understand why people likes to argue over things which are not related to the topic...OBVIOUSLY , it already stated there "POST YOUR OPINION ABOUT XPERIA Z1" but why mostly people wants to compared and argued with samsung.......and....if u really think samsumg is a good phone, go ahead then! Nobody will stops you from buying the phone.
We are here to read the comments/oppinion...... Not listen to samsumg troll to promote samsung phones.
We want it and we happy with our xperia z1!
I have xperia z1 for 4 days... And im happy with it... Volumn tends to get lower than normal after submerged in the water...battery can last atleast one day for me when i turn off the brightness to 0,
John, 01 Oct 2013Why don't people just grow up??? 1)If Sony is better, Why is the Daily Interest less than Sa... moreSo why is Sony rated higher than Samsung device? Samsung is samsung! Sony is Sony! Daily interest on gsmarena is faulty, ask about it in gsmarena blog.
Friends please stop arguing each other in this page.. this page is only for Sony lovers.. so please others all leave this page and argue on your device pages...
Potatoes gonna potate
Haters gonna hate.All trollers and haters when was the last time u read the Bible?XZ1 will outsell note 3 and g2.Instead of hating XZ1 and wasting ur time posting lies about XZ1 (u haven't touch before),use that time to read THE HOLY BIBLE.The Bible will help u to stop hating Sony and other people when u know they are moving in the right direction.
SONY=GREATNESS AWAITS.I like sony xperias,cameras,vaios,tvs,e-readers,playstations,movies,music,home theathers,blu ray players,headphones,walkmans etc
SONY=BEST OF THE BEST AND BEST OF ALL
hip hipppp hurrrrraaah sony continue u are an icon do not mind those braggers they knew whom u are u made it when those compititors where not in existence
[deleted post]kido jst 50% of the world knows??? go ask 100% of the world knows sony .. u troll.. hahahaha .. i pitty u cnt jst accept samsong is crap.. yet u still come hea says samsung sponsers chelsea lol... sony has a recordng studio.. movies..sponsers for every sports
John, 01 Oct 2013Why don't people just grow up??? 1)If Sony is better, Why is the Daily Interest less than Sa... morethe reason samsung is popular is coz of the low end device even ppl who doesnt have a s4 pretends to have a s4... havnt u read the news???? 70% of samsung sales r low end phones... an the reason is ppl need money to afford fones like sony, apple or htc.. so simple u hav money to burn out its sony apple htc. no money cnt afford stick wit plastic
was that right because ndtv gadgets says it has 2300mah battery and a 4.3 inch display?
[deleted post]I already try shamesung device troll
U think tht shamesung s4 is the best i dont think so trooll
Because u troll always use shamesung
Device and say SONY is the worst ow come on open u eyes troll u never try SONY yet
You dont know wht is de best about SONY
U troll always HATE SONY but i am enjoy it
Go a head with u plastic toy garbage and fragile front glass shamesung
All are suck