Saturday, June 25, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
China to Regulate Search Results Ads
HTC Apologizes For Poor Results, Pins Hopes On VR
MediaTek To Invest $6.15 billion on 5G Communication Technologies
EU, United States Strengthen Data Transfer Pact
BitTorrent Now Music And Video App Launched
Qualcomm Files Complaint Against Meizu
3-D pens And Moldable Earbuds Appear At CE Week Gadget Show
HP Recalls Batteries for HP and Compaq Notebook Computers Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Samsung Denies That The GALAXY S4 Is "Benchmark-friendly"


Samsung today tried to clarify issues regarding certain GALAXY S4 GPU benchmark results, following accusations that the company was "cheating."

Samsung was accused of optimizing CPUs and GPUs of the the Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphones to perform well on benchmark tests while not necessarily delivering a better overall user experience.

Other reviewers claimed that Samsung has set the GPU of the Exynos 5 Octa Galaxy S4 variant to run at a higher frequency when being benchmarked than during normal, day-to-day usage.

Samsung says that under ordinary conditions, the GALAXY S4 has been designed to allow a maximum GPU frequency of 533MHz. However, the maximum GPU frequency is lowered to 480MHz for certain gaming apps that may cause an overload, when they are used for a prolonged period of time in full-screen mode. Meanwhile, a maximum GPU frequency of 533MHz is applicable for running apps that are usually used in full-screen mode, such as the S Browser, Gallery, Camera, Video Player, and certain benchmarking apps, which also demand substantial performance, according to the company.

"The maximum GPU frequencies for the GALAXY S4 have been varied to provide optimal user experience for our customers, and were not intended to improve certain benchmark results," Samsung said.

In related news, Samsung earlier today announced the first commercial devices capable of TDD-LTE (Time-Division Duplex) and FDD-LTE (Frequency Division Duplex) seamless handover technology.

Samsung will launch TDD/FDD Dual Mode LTE versions of the Samsung GALAXY S4 and Samsung GALAXY S4 mini, which will enable continuous and seamless voice and data communications even as the devices switch between two different types of LTE networks.

While the majority of the global LTE market is based on FDD-LTE technology, TDD-LTE, the alternative LTE technology, is expected to see increased adoption in the US, China, Australia, Middle East, Northern and Eastern Europe, and Southwest Asia, and to gain a more pronounced position in the global LTE market. Seamless handover between FDD-LTE and TDD-LTE networks is a critical feature for end-users and mobile operators, especially in markets where the both technologies are deployed.

As a market pioneer in LTE technology, Samsung?s new support of seamless handover with the GALAXY S4 will enable even more convenient mobile data communications, and provide users with smooth and seamless data communication without delays or interruptions while browsing or on calls during network handover. In addition, the seamless handover will enable a true global LTE roaming solution, enabling users to enjoy fast data communication wherever they are.

Samsung will continue to launch TDD-LTE devices in other markets throughout third quarter.


Previous
Next
NVIDIA SHIELD Now In Stores        All News        Samsung Unveils Two New ATIV PCs
NEC To Stop Making Smartphones     Mobiles News      BlackBerry Q5 Smartphone Launches in Canada

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Launches the Notebook 7 Spin
Samsung Pay Launches In Spain, Singapore and Australia
Updated Samsung Galaxy Tab A Released
Samsung Electronics to Focus on NAND Flash, IoT And 5G
Samsung To Become An Apple OLED supplier
Samsung to Buy Joyent to Expand Cloud Services
Samsung Gear Fit2 GPS Sports Band Launches Globally
Samsung SDI To Supply Batteries For Tesla’s Energy Storage System
Samsung Display Uses Its Own Photomasks For OLED Products
Samsung To Bring Its Foldable Screen Technology To Future Smarphones
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Released
Samsung Releases The Gear Fit2 and Gear IconX

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .