Sources: Scribd, U.S. ITC
quote: "As we mentioned in our earlier post, SunSpider is a small enough benchmark that it really acts as a cache test" They've been saying for a long time it's an outdated benchmark.
quote: Every other benchmark test that the LG Optimus G appears in it's either close to or ahead of the iPhone 5.
quote: And the S3 beats the iPhone 5 quite soundly in the GeekBench tests, despite the incorrect figures some sites have been propogating around the web.
quote: Although Geekbench is cross platform, I wouldn't recommend using this data to do anything other than compare iOS devices. I've looked at using Geekbench to compare iOS to Android in the past and I've sometimes seen odd results.
quote: To be fair iPhones have always had strong GPUs, which along with a well-optimised OS have helped to compensate for the very weak CPU. The CPU's now less weak but it's still a bit last-year.