Wednesday, April 1, 2015

iPhone 6 Plus «wins» Samsung Galaxy S6 tests the performance charts

A series of benchmarks from Primate Labs to evaluate the performance of the new company's flagship smartphone Samsung - Galaxy S6. As it turned out, equipped with a proprietary 8-core Samsung Exynos 7 device inferior in performance charts its main competitor iPhone 6 with dual-core Apple A8.

Testing the Galaxy S6 and iPhone 6 shows a significant superiority of the latter. According to BGR, 5,1-inch Samsung smartphone last generation demonstrates a benchmark reducing the frame rate to 15 fps - 78% of the result of 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus.
The range of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is based on 20-nanometer processor A8. Following the tradition, some specific details regarding the characteristics of the crystal were not disclosed. Apple has said that the overall computing performance Apple A8 a quarter ahead A7, but in terms of graphics performance, 84 times the processor of the first iPhone, released in 2007.
On the part of Samsung Galaxy S6 performs new processor Exynos, which includes eight cores. Hardware is the new 14-nanometer platform (14nm 3D FinFET), which is characterized by an increase of 20% the speed of work reduced to 35% of energy consumption and a 30 percent performance gain.
In benchmark GFXBench flagship smartphone from Samsung with Quad HD display inferior to the performance of the graphic iPhone and iPhone 6 6 Plus with screen HD and Full HD.This is true both for the test OpenGL ES 2.0, and for OpenGL ES 3.0 mode Native Resolution. The advantage of graphics "sixes" comes up to two times. According to experts, the balance between "stuffing" and the screen resolution has allowed iPhone 6 ahead of Samsung Galaxy S6 in the graphical test.
Of course, the number of points in the benchmarks is not the determining factor when choosing a mobile device. However, it should be noted the fact that last year's flagship Apple successfully performed on the background of the top Android-smartphone 2015.