Apple's iPhone 6S Plus smashes its Android competition in AnTuTu's 2015 Top 10 chart

AnTuTu, the company behind the mobile benchmark with the same name, has just posted a chart detailing the fastest smartphones of 2015...
This is a discussion for a news article. To read the whole news, click here

91 Comments

13. johanbiff

Posts: 415; Member since: Mar 31, 2015

"never lags"?! don`t make me laugh..

20. itsjustJOH

Posts: 232; Member since: Oct 18, 2012

"never lags" in his context is "I use it for Facebook and Instagram and it doesn't lag"

28. combatmedic870

Posts: 984; Member since: Sep 02, 2015

My iPhone 6 lags all the dam time. Plus the keyboard takes forever to load!!! I hate dumb ass comments like yours. It's like when I ask my friends why they got an iPhone. "Because it's an iPhone".

30. waqas.mehmood2

Posts: 55; Member since: Nov 21, 2015

Better you go for android then you will realize the importance of iphone . Your comments make me think you dont have iphone

46. Jimrod

Posts: 1605; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

The keyboard takes forever to load? WTF are you talking about, did you buy your "iPhone 6" for $20 from some guy with a street stall by chance? As if you even own one... The keyboard on my iPhone 6 running iOS 9.2.1 comes up instantly, as it always has.

71. Macready

Posts: 1821; Member since: Dec 08, 2014

My guess is that he's referring to the amazing "new" support of 3rd party keyboards in iOS. Which has a truck load of complains about slow loading, even on the latest phones.

73. nodes

Posts: 1159; Member since: Mar 06, 2014

i bet your iPhone 6 has a Play Store.

5. Modest_Moze

Posts: 184; Member since: Mar 23, 2015

But whatever, the fight is still on between Android and Apple OS and now there will be more to fight about.

6. sasch

Posts: 40; Member since: Sep 19, 2012

who cares about benchmarks, I phones are plain and simple boring just good enough for people that are happy with that what it does without customizing it, for conservative people that care more about how many units apple sells.

47. Jimrod

Posts: 1605; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

I think Android users care a LOT about benchmarks... Whenever they're ahead in them. The hypocrisy on this site is amazing.

7. waqas.mehmood2

Posts: 55; Member since: Nov 21, 2015

Yes android offer customization but with the cost of performance

12. sasch

Posts: 40; Member since: Sep 19, 2012

yes that's a silly comparison, that is why I phones have that score on benchmarks because you can customize it, but I rather customize it and still have performance to spare never had an issue with my note 5.

29. waqas.mehmood2

Posts: 55; Member since: Nov 21, 2015

S6 have 3 gb ram but what is use of ram when all touchviz eats more then 2 gb ram

43. Norris

Posts: 121; Member since: Jun 26, 2015

You probably have never used an S6

63. Podrick

Posts: 1285; Member since: Aug 19, 2015

Smoothness of iOS comes with the lack of flexibility and features and thats a deal breaker for me. And Android has been performing great for years, even Samsung's touchwiz have been performing good in recent years.

8. waqas.mehmood2

Posts: 55; Member since: Nov 21, 2015

Once people use iphone they look bach that is why apple customer are loyal to their brand . Iphone forever

10. AlikMalix unregistered

I was waiting for this to come to PA... This is gonna be interesting. Cue the "iOS just displays apps and does nothing else", "Note 5 pushes more pixels", and so on...but arent these tests run the same tasks graphically and intensity for all devices equally? It's not like they test multitasking and split screen on Note 5, but only display icons on 6s during the test... Anyways... a score is a score.. enjoy...

35. Macready

Posts: 1821; Member since: Dec 08, 2014

No they don't. I just ran it on an S5 Plus and Note 4, both featuring the same SD 805, with a hair higher tested clockspeeds in the Note 4. The S5 Plus demolished the Note 4 in Antutu 6.0.1. Why? Because the Note 4 ran at 1440p and the S5 Plus at 1080p, resulting in a huge difference in the GPU scores. If I set de Note 4 to 1080p, scores are very close.

58. Unordinary unregistered

Run an offscreen test where pixels don't effect it. The iPhone is still on top.

70. Macready

Posts: 1821; Member since: Dec 08, 2014

For GPU benchmarks yes, because it currently has the fastest GPU, but: 1) this wasn't about just GPU tests, but rather overall tests (such as Antutu) 2) we don't know how it compares to the new SD820 and Exynos 8 in this regard

11. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

whatever.. exynos 8890, SD820, helio X20, will crush that number really soon.. btw, iPhone is nowhere to be found inhttp://www.antutu.com/en/Ranking.shtml (in Highest Mobile Ranking) and its obvious that iPhone score is bloated on Antutu 6.0, compare it to antutu before that

17. AlikMalix unregistered

That's because with the old Antutu tests, all android (except the Nexus, I think) but all android manufacturers cheated - Read Antutu's source link! Version 6 was designed to block these manufacturers from cheating... (not my words - read antutu's statement)

37. Ordinary

Posts: 2454; Member since: Apr 23, 2015

93. oozz009

Posts: 520; Member since: Jun 22, 2015

True, I remember having read an article on this too.

26. rubyonrails3

Posts: 375; Member since: Oct 01, 2014

Yes they will with there quad core or octa core processor along with 3-4GB of RAM

27. AlikMalix unregistered

you should really read the source...

14. keithtae

Posts: 564; Member since: Mar 25, 2015

Oh really? Just took my sister's ip6s+ and ran antutu. No where near that number.

19. AlikMalix unregistered

Try version 6.0

21. Tizo101

Posts: 541; Member since: Jun 05, 2015

Lol, how selective. At least we know of one that will beat the iPhone 6s plus pretty soon. Phonearena please forget to write an article about that when it happens (phonearena is pretty much useless now).

24. Arch_Fiend

Posts: 3951; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Sd820 Scored Higher.http://www.phonearena.com/news/LeTV-LeMax-Pro-X910-scores-an-amazing-133K-on-AnTuTu_id76621 It's Not By Much But Still A Win's A Win LOL Antutu Sucks Anyway.
This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.