Claim: Vivante GC4000 rated top mobile GPU for floating-point accuracy

Typically, only hard-core geeks care about benchmarks when it comes to the hardware powering tablets and smartphones. And why not?

Claim: Intel's Core i7-4960X Ivy Bridge-E SoC is only 10% faster

Hardcore tech enthusiasts are often quite excited when hardware benchmarks tip up before they are officially available.

Video: Android Ouya console gets benchmarked

Ouya's Android-powered console was recently benchmarked by developer James Coote and tested against a number of current-gen devices. The results?

Video: Snapdragon benchmarks next-gen S400 mobile SoC

Hardcore fans of mobile technology such as smartphones and tablets tend to get all excited when manufacturers announce new processors and platforms.

Intel's Haswell gets benchmarked

Intel remains on track to launch its next-gen Haswell (x86) chip architecture this summer.

Qualcomm revamps Vellamo benchmark app

Popular Android app revamped with new UI and benchmarks.

Qualcomm wants to benchmark your Android browser

Qulacomm has coded an app for Android users interested in effectively gauging web browsing speeds on their smartphones.

Overclocker revs Evo 4G to 1.267GHz

An overclocker known as Coolbho3000 has managed to rev his Evo 4G to a cool 1.267GHz from the stock 998 MHz.

Nvidia questions unofficial Ion 2 netbook benchmarks

Nvidia has questioned the accuracy of an unflattering Ion 2 benchmark test.