Galaxy S4 GPU clock is boosted on benchmarks

Guys over anandtech caught Samsung cheating, the company include special condition on the Samsung Galaxy S4 OS to boost the CPU and GPU clock speed when running popular benchmark apps.

The Official Android OS which come with the smartphone activate an optimization to the Exynos 5 Octa processor and the graphic chip by overclocking the clock speed, boosting the GPU speed from 480MHz to 533MHz which lead up to 13.9% of performance boost, also, the GPU keep that clock state even when the benchmark application run at the background ! That explain why some users complain about battery drain when using official Samsung Android OS on the Galaxy S4, and the CPU will run at maximum state forever when running benchmark apps.


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Galaxy S4 GPU clock is boosted on benchmarks Galaxy S4 GPU clock is boosted on benchmarks Reviewed by Maherr Live on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 Rating: 5