PCMag Declares the iPhone 5 as 'The Fastest Smartphone in the Land'

Posted September 22, 2012 at 4:43pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 26703 views

After running the iPhone 5 through five different benchmark tests, PCMag declares it 'the fastest smartphone in the land'.

Sunspider, Browsermark, and Guimark 3 Bitmap were used to test Web browser performance. Geekbench was used to benchmark the processor and GLBenchmark 2.5 was used to test graphics.

PCMag found that the iPhone 5 outperformed all previous iPhones, the Samsung Galaxy S III, and the Motorola Droid Razr M.

A phone's hardware performance can't be taken in isolation, but it's definitely a piece of the puzzle. Based on these benchmarks, the iPhone 5 lives up to the promise of being twice as fast as the iPhone 4S. It's also, for now, the fastest handheld computer sold in the US.

Check out the results of their tests in the charts below!

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Walid - September 23, 2012 at 2:09pm
I believe that the S3 device used is dual core and not the quad core. Check it out browser.primatelabs.com/android-benchmarks
Steve - September 23, 2012 at 11:13am
Iphone 5 = The Fastest Smartphone in the Land S 3 = 2nd Fastest Smartphone in the Land Haha......
Jag - September 23, 2012 at 10:45am
Well, I accept your offer. When do you think you can hire me???? LoL
Sixxxty - September 23, 2012 at 2:56am
iPhone = system Android = program Nuff said!!! Sent from my iPhone
crapple - September 23, 2012 at 12:41am
lol what a load of bs my S3 just scored 1762 on geekbench
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