Nexus 5 first benchmarks surface: top-shelf performance
0. phoneArena 31 Oct 2013, 15:25 posted on
The Nexus 5 is out and so are the first performance tests. It is no secret that the Snapdragon 800 system chip is the exact same silicon powering…
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49. squallz506 (banned) (Posts: 1075; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)
I agree, I think HTC is capable of putting out those updates within that time frame. But Verizon, I have no confidence in them.
18. tyger11 (Posts: 98; Member since: 29 Oct 2012)
No eN16HTMAR3 - two models for the US (16GB & 32GB), both work on GSM and CDMA (well, Sprint) networks. But what you say IS the normal for most phones.
19. alaw.14 (Posts: 223; Member since: 10 Sep 2013)
and every if you want to see the hands on video go to engadget.com
22. XPERIA-KNIGHT (unregistered)
good looking out :)
23. fr33h33l (Posts: 7; Member since: 17 May 2012)
As for the iPhone numbers: SunSpider is more a test of the speed of the browser software than the phone hardware. For all on-screen tests, having a lower resolution screen (iPhone) yields higher numbers. Overall the Apple A7 and Snapdragon 800 are fairly equal in performance. Possibly with a slight A7 advantage but that is expected given that it's half a year newer.
24. legend1 (Posts: 104; Member since: 08 Oct 2012)
I have a question the note 3 is it the snapdragon800 variant or the exynos one?
28. arcq12 (Posts: 733; Member since: 13 Oct 2011)
I love the specs and the price but I think I will pass until they release a Nexus device with expandable memory or 64GB. less than 32GB is just not enough for me sorry.
36. mike2959 (Posts: 427; Member since: 08 Oct 2011)
The Optimus G beat the Nexus 4 in almost every benchmark.
The G2 vs the Nexus 5 will be almost identical. Carrier Bloat is just that, taking up space. Carrier UI doesn't slow down or create lag. At least with LG.
50. arcq12 (Posts: 733; Member since: 13 Oct 2011)
Nexus5, another great device with great value from Google.
Nexus10 2nd gen (or whatever they wanna call it) is next.
59. bugsbunny00 (Posts: 1632; Member since: 07 Jun 2013)
I don't see where this topshelf N5 is.